Another Positive Quarter for the Global Router & Switching Market

Demand for data center interconnect products is driving growth in the routing and switching market The 4Q15 total Worldwide Carrier Routing and Switching market increased 6.9% percent quarter over quarter and 3.9% year over year. The core routing segment posted revenue of $605.7 million, increasing 3.1% q-q and 7.5% y-y. The edge/switching segment More...

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By Ray Mota On Thursday, March 24th, 2016

Roll It! ACG’s 2015 Omega Winners Are…

ACG Research is honored to announce the 2015 Omega Awards. The award recognizes excellence in message marketing for either a HotSeat, Whiteboard or Spotlight Innovation video as well as vendor operational excellence. More...

By Robert Haim On Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

Business Case Analysis

Explosive traffic growth is stressing service provider’s business cases. New services including video streaming, cloud services and mobile broadband are driving network traffic demand at annual rates of 35 percent More...

By Karen Grenier On Monday, November 2nd, 2015

Mobile IP Infrastructure

Today, there are 6.5 billion mobile connections globally, surpassing the human population. By 2016 we will see an 18 fold increase in global mobile data traffic, generating 10.8 Exabytes per month. No other industry More...

By Ray Mota On Monday, September 14th, 2015

Regardless of Technology, SPs’ Requirement Fundamentals Don’t Change

A basic tenet for infrastructure deployment for service providers and operators is to avoid introducing any platform, system or software that could potentially destabilize their network operation. For a consistent More...

By Ray Mota On Wednesday, August 26th, 2015

Vendors Report Solid Growth in 2Q15 Worldwide Router and Switching Markets

Increases in fixed broadband traffic and mobile broadband traffic on 3G and LTE networks are driving infrastructure growth The Q215 total Worldwide Carrier Routing and Switching market increased 9.2 percent quarter More...

By Ray Mota On Thursday, May 28th, 2015

Two Major Vendors Shift Risk Categories: 1Q 2015 Vendor Financial Index Results

Ericsson Jumps into the Med-Risk Category and ALU Moves from Medium Risk to High Risk ACG Research has released its 1Q 2015 Vendor Financial Index report, which delivers independent information about the sustainability More...

By Karen Grenier On Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

1Q Worldwide Mobile Infrastructure Markets Driven by LTE

LTE-Advanced deployment is a major industry, voice over LTE activities and high interest in end-to-end VoLTE solutions is driving the mobility market The Worldwide Mobile Infrastructure market decreased revenue More...

By Paul Parker-Johnson On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

Building Networks as Agile as the Cloud

In the past two to three years we have experienced a surge in creative efforts and developments producing the components needed for SPs’ networks to become as agile and efficient as the cloud applications they More...

By Karen Grenier On Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

Network Infrastructure 2014 Market Outlook: Opportunities and Threats

Changes in network usage and technology are creating opportunities and threats for network infrastructure vendors, including carrier routing and switching and optical transport systems vendors. Worldwide enthusiasm More...