Service provider core router market grows double digits in Q1 2016

Dell´Oro Group has published findings that reveal the worldwide service provider (SP) core router market grew in double digits in the first quarter 2016, the fifth consecutive quarter of year-over-year growth, the company said.

The SP core router market grew 14 percent year-over-year in the quarter as SPs continued to deploy 100 GE ports in their networks. Demand for Huawei routers drove the market with China sales.

The Dell´Oro Group Router & Carrier Ethernet Switch Quarterly Report offers coverage of the service provider core, edge, access (predominantly carrier ethernet switch), and enterprise router markets for current and historical time periods. The report includes qualitative analysis and detailed statistics for vendor market shares, revenue, average selling prices, and unit and port shipments.

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