TECH SUPPLIER Jan 2020 - Market Forecast - Doc # EUR144692919

European Datacenter Networking Market Forecast, 2019-2023

By: Roz Parkinson, Peter KosinarProgram Manager, Telecoms Netw., CEE, Sylvia WünscheSenior Research Analyst, European Telecommunications and Networking

Table of Contents

List of Attachments

IDC Market Forecast Figure

Figure: EMEA Datacenter Networking Revenue Snapshot

Executive Summary

Advice for Technology Suppliers

Market Forecast

Table: EMEA Datacenter Network Revenue and Growth by Technology, 2016-2023 ($M)

Table: EMEA Datacenter Network Revenue and Growth by Subregion, 2016-2023 ($M)

Table: EMEA Datacenter Network Revenue and Growth by Deployment, 2016-2023 ($M)

Market Context

Geographical Overview

Deployment Overview

Technology Overview

Drivers and Inhibitors


Increasing Workloads in Public and Private Cloud

SDN Underpinning Practical Cloud Deployments

Digital Transformation of Enterprises and Industry Verticals


Technology-Driven Disruption

Economic Uncertainties

Significant Market Developments

3rd Platform Technologies Continue to Reshape Enterprise Networking Requirements

Figure: Technologies and Strategies Influencing Enterprise Network Strategies

Lack of Skills, Both Internally and Among Third-Party Providers, is Proving a Stumbling Block for SDN Adoption

Figure: Factors Inhibiting SDN Adoption

Changes from Prior Forecast

Figure: EMEA Datacenter Networking Forecast, 2017–2023: Comparison of December 2019 and January 2019 Forecasts

Market Definition

Ethernet Switch

Application Delivery

Application Delivery Controllers

WAN Optimization

Fiber Channel


Network Virtualization Overlay and SDN Controller Software



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