1. Market Research
  2. > Computer Equipment Market Trends

Wholesale Carrier Ethernet Services Market Update, 2014

  • April 2014
  • 53 pages
  • Frost & Sullivan
Report ID: 2115027

Summary

Table of Contents

This study presents an in-depth analysis of the key trends impacting the wholesale carrier Ethernet services market and includes market revenue forecasts and market share analysis. The analysis is segmented by:

Transport length (metro versus long haul)

Service type (dedicated versus switched)

Service configuration (point-to-point and multipoint-to-multipoint)

Port speeds (10 Mbps, 100 Mbps, 1 GigE and 10 Gbps)

Executive Summary

The wholesale Carrier Ethernet services market once again surpassed Frost & Sullivan’s predicted growth rates, with 2013 market revenues exceeding $ x Billion. Wholesale carriers saw great demand for Ethernet for mobile backhaul (tower/cell site access) and aggregation, and this trend will continue throughout the forecast period. Internet Service Providers (ISPs) continue to buy high speed Ethernet ports for IP transit applications, and they represent a significant revenue share of the market. Service providers report a significant increase in demand from the traditional interexchange carriers (IXCs), competitive local exchange carriers (CLECs) and international carriers for Ethernet.

Cloud networking is beginning to drive demand for wholesale Ethernet services, as cloud companies look to Ethernet instead of public IP networks to build their cloud networks.

Ethernet is attractive for Communications Service Providers (CSPs) because it can be offered economically with a lower price per megabit than any other service. Furthermore, it can be offered in a range of bandwidths and for a variety of private line and Local Area Network (LAN) extension services.

While both dedicated and switched Ethernet services are seeing growth, the latter is witnessing much higher year-over-year (YoY) growth rates. The supremacy of dedicated services, fueled by widespread availability of SONET infrastructure, is coming to an end. The shift to switched services has started. CSPs report that most of the new demand is for switched Ethernet services—a trend that is expected to tilt the scale largely toward switched by 2018.

Get Industry Insights. Simply.

  • Latest reports & slideshows with insights from top research analysts
  • 60 Million searchable statistics with tables, figures & datasets
  • More than 25,000 trusted sources
  • Single User License — provides access to the report by one individual.
  • Department License — allows you to share the report with up to 5 users
  • Site License — allows the report to be shared amongst all employees in a defined country
  • Corporate License — allows for complete access, globally.

Ahmad helps you find the right report:

Testimonials

The research specialist advised us on the best content for our needs and provided a great report and follow-up, thanks very much we shall look at ReportLinker in the future.

Kate Merrick

Global Marketing Manager at
Eurotherm by Schneider Electric

We were impressed with the support that ReportLinker’s research specialists’ team provided. The report we purchased was useful and provided exactly what we want.

Category Manager at
Ikea

ReportLinker gave access to reliable and useful data while avoiding dispersing resources and spending too much time on unnecessary research.

Executive Director at
PwC Advisory

The customer service was fast, responsive, and 100% professional in all my dealings (...) If we have more research needs, I'll certainly prioritize working with ReportLinker!

Scott Griffith

Vice President Marketing at
Maurice Sporting Goods

The research specialist provided prompt, helpful instructions for accessing ReportLinker's product. He also followed up to make sure everything went smoothly and to ensure an easy transition to the next stage of my research

Jessica P Huffman

Research Associate at
American Transportation Research Institute

Excellent customer service. Very responsive and fast.

Director, Corporate Strategy at
Ingredion

I reached out to ReportLinker for a detailed market study on the Air Treatment industry. The quality of the report, the research specialist’s willingness to solve my queries exceeded my expectations. I would definitely recommend ReportLinker for in-depth industry information.

Mariana Mendoza

Global Platform Senior Manager at
Whirlpool Corporation

Thanks! I like what you've provided and will certainly come back if I need to do further research works.

Bee Hin Png

CEO at
LDR Pte Ltd

The research specialist advised us on the best content for our needs and provided a great report and follow-up, thanks very much we shall look at ReportLinker in the future.

Kate Merrick

Global Marketing Manager at
Eurotherm by Schneider Electric

Purchase Reports From Reputable Market Research Publishers

E-retail in the UK - 2017

  • $ 8600
  • Industry report
  • July 2017
  • by GlobalData

E-retail in the UK - 2017 Summary Online channel is forecast to account for 15.8% of total retail spend in 2017, rising to 18.5% by 2022. Clothing & footwear is driving much of this growth, with online ...

Worldwide Accelerated Server Infrastructure Forecast, 2017-2021

  • $ 9000
  • Industry report
  • August 2017
  • by IDC

This IDC study analyzes the worldwide accelerated server infrastructure market for the 2017-2021 period."Accelerated computing is a fast-growing market segment in the worldwide server market. Businesses ...

Computer Graphics Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2016 - 2024

  • $ 6795
  • Industry report
  • July 2017
  • by Transparency Market Research

Global Computer Graphics Market: Overview This report on the global computer graphics market provides analysis for the period 2014–2024, wherein 2015 is the base year and the period from 2016 to 2024 ...


ref:plp2014

Reportlinker.com © Copyright 2017. All rights reserved.

ReportLinker simplifies how Analysts and Decision Makers get industry data for their business.