Tag archive for ‘Switching’
    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 Ray Mota On Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

    Nokia-ALU: Long-Term Market Share Impact Will Definitely Shake Up the Market

    Before we discuss Nokia-ALU and the impact this new company will have on the market, let me first clarify in case there is any doubt: this is an acquisition, not a merger. As for Alcatel Lucent, well, there are More...

    By Ray Mota On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

    1Q Worldwide Router and Switch Markets Affected by Lower Global Capex Spend

    Global capital expenditure is expected to increase only two to three percent in 2015. The Worldwide Carrier Routing & Switching markets decreased revenue in Q1 but was up slightly year over year. The Q1 Total More...

    By Karen Grenier On Monday, April 6th, 2015

    Business Case for Open Data Center Architecture in Enterprise Private Cloud

    Dr. Michael Kennedy analyzed the transition costs from state-of-the-art switching infrastructure to elastic and agile infrastructure that enables private enterprise cloud for a medium-sized enterprise data center. More...

    By Ray Mota On Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

    Worldwide Carrier Routing and Switch Market Posted Increases in 4Q

    The Worldwide Carrier Routing and Switch market increased year over year q-q 1.5 percent and slightly increased 0.1 percent y-y, with revenues of $2.9 billion. The core routing segment posted revenues of $563 million, More...

    By Paul Parker-Johnson On Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

    New SDN Apps Bring a More Open Lens to the Future of Network Operations

    Some vendors are starting to leverage a truly open architecture for optimization of unified fabrics with extensible service control applications. One of the great opportunities in software-defined networking is More...

    By Ray Mota On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

    First Half Spending Boosts 2Q Router and Switching Market

    Service providers are requiring more capacity because of an increase in mobility and agile cloud solutions, which are stimulating growth. The Worldwide Carrier Routing & Switching markets increased revenue 7.0% More...

    By Ray Mota On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

    Cisco NCS 6000: Building Converged and Application Intelligent Networks

    To address its increasing traffic growth on its fixed and wireless networks, Telstra recently announced it will utilize the Cisco NCS 6000 platform in its network. Driving this need—which is not limited to More...

    By Ray Mota On Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

    High IQ Networks: An ACG HotSeat Video with Juniper Networks

    Ray Mota, ACG Research, and Rami Rahim, EVP/GM of the Juniper Networks Development and Innovation team, discuss the definition of a high IQ network architecture and the significance to service providers and their More...

    By Ray Mota On Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

    Telecom Performance in 2014 Indicates Growth

    The Worldwide Router and Switch markets are expected to grow moderately and steadily from 2014–2018 with growth being driven by the increase in fixed broadband traffic and mobile broadband traffic on 3G and LTE More...