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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Softswitch Architecture, 2007 Update


This revision includes an assessment of Nokia Siemens Networks in comparison to the defined and benchmarked landscape of softswitch architecture vendors for the 2007 Magic Quadrant. Nokia Siemens Networks has joined Ericsson, Huawei, Cisco Systems, Sonus Networks and Nortel in the Leaders quadrant.

Published: 14 April 2008

ID: G00156342

Analyst(s): Bettina Tratz-Ryan , Deborah Kish

Table Of Contents
  • Market Overview
    • Market Definition/Description
  • Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria
    • Added
    • Dropped
  • Evaluation Criteria
    • Ability to Execute
    • Completeness of Vision
  • Leaders
  • Challengers
  • Visionaries
  • Niche Players
  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Alcatel-Lucent
    • Cedar Point
    • Cisco Systems
    • CopperCom
    • Ericsson
    • Fujitsu
    • Huawei Technologies
    • Italtel
    • MetaSwitch
    • NEC
    • Nokia Siemens Networks
    • Nortel
    • Sonus
    • Thomson (Cirpack)
    • UTStarcom
    • Veraz
    • ZTE
  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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