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Europe, Middle East and Africa Quarterly Ethernet Switch Tracker

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IDC's Europe, Middle East and Africa Quarterly Ethernet Switch Tracker® provides quarterly market share data on a country-by-country basis for companies that need to constantly monitor market changes in terms of market players' performance, product trends, and country market developments. The tracker also provides quarterly vendor and market assessment in each technology and segment for unit shipments and value of shipments. Delivery is through IDC's online query tool and excel pivot tables and allow users effective data access and the ability to create thousands of analytical views.

Technology Coverage


This tracker provides total market size and vendor share for the following technology areas. Measurement for this tracker is in ports, vendor revenue, and value.

Core Coverage

  • Vendor
  • Product (fixed managed, fixed unmanaged, and modular)
  • Speed (100Mb, 1,000Mb, 10Gb, 25Gb, 40Gb, 50Gb, and 100Gb)
  • Layer (L2, L3, and ADC)
  • Measurements: Ports, vendor revenue, and value

Geographic Scope


  • Central and Eastern Europe (11) : Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine, Rest of CEE.
  • Middle East and Africa (9): Egypt, Israel, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Turkey, UAE, Rest of Africa and Rest of Middle East
  • Western Europe (16): Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom

Data Deliverables


This Tracker is delivered on a quarterly basis via a web-based interface for online querying and downloads. Deliverables for this tracker are listed below. For a complete delivery schedule please contact an IDC sales representative.

  • Historical data
  • Forecast data

Forecast Coverage


Forecasts for this tracker are updated quarterly and include four years of historical data and five years of annual market projections. Forecasts are available at the EMEA regional and country levels. Examples of the forecasts included in this tracker are as follows:

Core Forecast Coverage

  • Product (fixed managed, fixed unmanaged, and modular)
  • Speed (100Mb, 1,000Mb, 10Gb, 25Gb, 40Gb, 50Gb, and 100Gb)
  • Layer (L2, L3, and ADC)
  • Measurements: Ports, vendor revenue, and value