This IDC study provides a forecast and analyzes key trends affecting the worldwide market for datacenter networking. It segments the forecast into the following geographic regions: North America, EMEA, APJ, and Latin America. In addition, it provides a forecast by deployment perspectives. This study also presents the key underlying trend assumptions used in the forecast.
"Considering the tectonic shifts affecting the overall datacenter landscape, the worldwide market for datacenter networking will demonstrate commendably steady growth through 2019. The greatest growth will be found in public and private clouds, respectively, and vendors will have to address the migration of value from hardware to software as SDN and network virtualization gain traction." — Brad Casemore, IDC research director, Datacenter Networks