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Gartner Invest Analyst Insight: Sector Themes: Telecom, Networking and Security, June 2018

Published: 19 June 2018

ID: G00367685

Analyst(s): Frank Marsala


Security demand remains strong, and a few segments are accelerating. Cisco is redoubling its efforts in enterprise networking. Business for 5G infrastructure is better than expected, and there is momentum for 2H18. Unified communications as a service continues to accelerate.

Table Of Contents

Company Impact

Essential Insight

  • Security — Good Momentum Exists Across the Security Landscape
  • Service Provider Infrastructure — Drive Toward 5G Helping in 2018
  • Enterprise Network Equipment — Cisco Recovering in Enterprise Switching; Arista Thriving
  • Unified Communications — Cloud Unified Communications Accelerating in 2018

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