1 INTRODUCTION 17
1.1 STUDY OBJECTIVES 17
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 17
1.3 STUDY SCOPE 18
1.3.1 MARKETS COVERED 18
1.3.2 YEARS CONSIDERED 19
1.4 CURRENCY 19
1.5 LIMITATIONS 19
1.6 INCLUSIONS 19
1.7 EXCLUSIONS 19
1.8 STAKEHOLDERS 20

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 21
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 21
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 22
2.1.1.1 Key data from secondary sources 22
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 23
2.1.2.1 Key data from primary sources 23
2.1.3 SECONDARY AND PRIMARY RESEARCH 24
2.1.3.1 Key industry insights 24
2.1.3.2 Breakdown of primaries 25
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 25
2.2.1 BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 27
2.2.2 TOP-DOWN APPROACH 27
2.3 MARKET BREAKDOWN AND DATA TRIANGULATION 28
2.4 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS 29

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 30

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 33
4.1 ATTRACTIVE GROWTH OPPORTUNITIES IN DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET 33
4.2 DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET, BY TYPE 33
4.3 DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET, BY APPLICATION 34
4.4 DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET, BY END USER 34
4.5 DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET BY REGION (2019) 35

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 36
5.1 INTRODUCTION 36
5.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 36
5.2.1 DRIVERS 37
5.2.1.1 Migration toward the cloud 37
5.2.1.2 Growing borderless nature of global economy 37
5.2.2 RESTRAINTS 38
5.2.2.1 High initial investments 38
5.2.3 OPPORTUNITIES 38
5.2.3.1 Anticipated deployment of 5G 39
5.2.3.2 Proliferation of applications 39
5.2.4 CHALLENGES 39
5.2.4.1 Capacity limitations 40
5.2.4.2 Security concerns 40
5.3 IMPACT OF COVID-19 40

6 DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET, BY TYPE 41
6.1 INTRODUCTION 42
6.2 PRODUCT 43
6.2.1 PACKET SWITCHING NETWORKING 44
6.2.1.1 Allows organizations to make modifications to meet their specific needs 44
6.2.2 OPTICAL 45
6.2.2.1 COMPACT DCI 45
6.2.2.1.1 Designed to fit within a data center environment from the power consumption, form factor, and operational perspective 45
6.2.2.2 Traditional WDM for DCI 46
6.2.2.2.1 Consists of an integrated WDM system that includes transponders/muxponders and a WDM line system 46
6.3 SOFTWARE 46
6.3.1 HELPS IN BOOSTING THE PERFORMANCE, INCREASING THE OPERATIONAL SIMPLICITY OF PHYSICAL AND VIRTUAL INFRASTRUCTURES IN DCI APPLICATIONS 46
6.4 SERVICES 47
6.4.1 PROFESSIONAL SERVICES 48
6.4.1.1 Consulting and integration 48
6.4.1.1.1 Increasing importance by helping end users achieve critical targets 48
6.4.1.2 Training, support, and maintenance 49
6.4.1.2.1 Focus on seamless maintenance and transformation of business-critical to grow the market for these services 49
6.4.2 MANAGED SERVICES 49

7 DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET, BY APPLICATION 50
7.1 INTRODUCTION 51
7.2 REAL-TIME DISASTER RECOVERY AND BUSINESS CONTINUITY 52
7.2.1 HELPS IN MAINTAINING DATA CENTER SERVICE CONTINUITY DURING THE FAILURE OF A DATA CENTER FACILITY 52
7.3 SHARED DATA AND RESOURCES/SERVER HIGH-AVAILABILITY CLUSTERS (GEOCLUSTERING) 52
7.3.1 BENEFIT OF PROVIDING PROTECTION OF WORKLOAD ACROSS GLOBALLY DISTRIBUTED DATA CENTERS TO HELP GROW THE MARKET FOR GEOCLUSTERING APPLICATION 52
7.4 WORKLOAD (VM) AND DATA (STORAGE) MOBILITY 53
7.4.1 MIGRATION FROM ONE SERVER TO ANOTHER WITHIN THE SAME OR DIFFERENT DATA CENTER WITHOUT TRAFFIC TROMBONING, TO INCREASE THE VM APPLICATION IN THE DCI MARKET 53

8 DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET, BY END USER 55
8.1 INTRODUCTION 56
8.2 COMMUNICATION SERVICE PROVIDERS 57
8.2.1 CSPS TO INCREASINGLY USE DCI SOLUTIONS TO CONNECT THEIR DATA CENTERS TO SUPPORT SERVICE DELIVERY AND BACK OFFICE FUNCTIONS 57
8.3 CARRIER NEUTRAL PROVIDERS/INTERNET CONTENT PROVIDERS 58
8.3.1 HELPING ICPS TO ASIST WEB-SCALE DATA CENTER SOLUTIONS 58
8.4 GOVERNMENT 59
8.4.1 REQUIREMENT OF A FAST AND RELIABLE TECHNOLOGY TO PROCESS DATA TO INCREASE DCI USAGE BY GOVERNMENT AGENCIES 59
8.5 ENTERPRISES 59
8.5.1 BANKING AND FINANCE 60
8.5.1.1 Ability to connect multiple operation sites cost-effectively and securely to increase usage of DCI solutions 60
8.5.2 UTILITY AND POWER 60
8.5.2.1 To ensure business continuity and data recovery, utilities are turning to DCI solutions 60
8.5.3 HEALTHCARE 61
8.5.3.1 The increasing requirement of a way to connect and exchange data between disparate IT systems in healthcare institutions to push the DCI market 61
8.5.4 MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT 62
8.5.4.1 Benefits of DCI such as high-performance computing (HPC), high bandwidth availability and active/passive business continuity to increase its usage in media and entertainment 62
8.5.5 RETAIL AND E-COMMERCE 62
8.5.5.1 With the increasing requirement of higher bandwidth, the retail and e-commerce industry to adopt DCI solutions 62
8.5.6 OTHERS 63
8.5.6.1 Phenomenal growth in internet traffic to increase the adoption DCI solutions in education, manufacturing and insurance industries 63

9 GEOGRAPHIC ANALYSIS 64
9.1 INTRODUCTION 65
9.2 NORTH AMERICA 66
9.2.1 US 71
9.2.1.1 Several US headquartered DCI company's increasing focus on expanding data centers to push the DCI market in the region 71
9.2.2 CANADA 72
9.2.2.1 Growing internet traffic in the region to increase usage of DCI solutions 72
9.2.3 REST OF NORTH AMERICA 73
9.2.3.1 Benefits such as low latency and high bandwidth offered by DCIs to push the DCI market in rest of North America 73
9.3 EUROPE 74
9.3.1 GERMANY 78
9.3.1.1 Germany's growing technology community and its requirement of increasing bandwidth to push the DCI market in the region 78
9.3.2 UK 79
9.3.2.1 Several DCI company's focus on expanding their presence in the
UK market to push the DCI market in the UK region 79
9.3.3 FRANCE 80
9.3.3.1 Increasing focus on 5G to increase the DCI market in France 80
9.3.4 REST OF EUROPE 81
9.3.4.1 Growing bandwidth needs of demanding cloud and over-the-top applications and data services to push the DCI market in Rest of Europe 81
9.4 ASIA PACIFIC 82
9.4.1 CHINA 86
9.4.1.1 Increased demand for wireless and touch interactivity, video, and demographic analytics is pushing the growth of the DCI market in China 86
9.4.2 JAPAN 87
9.4.2.1 Demand for bandwidth in several sectors, such as data centers and computer networking in Japan to increase the DCI market 87
9.4.3 INDIA 88
9.4.3.1 Unprecedented increase in data consumption is increasing the need for DCI solutions in India 88
9.4.4 SOUTH KOREA 89
9.4.4.1 Increasing focus on rolling out the 5G network and the eventual growth of data usage will lead to the increase in the DCI market in the region 89
9.4.5 REST OF APAC 90
9.4.5.1 Highly advanced infrastructure and extensive economic activities to increase the DCI market in the Rest of APAC 90
9.5 REST OF THE WORLD 92
9.5.1 MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA 94
9.5.1.1 Increasing bandwidth requirement is expected to drive the
DCI market in Middle East And Africa 94
9.5.2 SOUTH AMERICA 95
9.5.2.1 Emerging trend of high-quality video streaming services to drive the DCI market in South America 95

10 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 96
10.1 INTRODUCTION 96
10.2 MARKET RANKING ANALYSIS: DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET 97
10.3 COMPETITIVE LEADERSHIP MAPPING 98
10.3.1 VISIONARY LEADERS 99
10.3.2 DYNAMIC DIFFERENTIATORS 99
10.3.3 INNOVATORS 99
10.3.4 EMERGING COMPANIES 99
10.4 STRENGTH OF PRODUCT PORTFOLIO 101
10.5 BUSINESS STRATEGY EXCELLENCE 102
10.6 COMPETITIVE SITUATIONS AND TRENDS 103
10.6.1 PRODUCT LAUNCHES 103
10.6.2 PARTNERSHIPS & CONTRACTS 105
10.6.3 ACQUISITIONS 109

11 COMPANY PROFILES 110
(Business Overview, Products Offered, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, and MnM View)*
11.1 KEY PLAYERS 110
11.1.1 CIENA CORPORATION 110
11.1.2 NOKIA CORPORATION 114
11.1.3 HUAWEI TECHNOLOGIES CO. LTD. 117
11.1.4 JUNIPER NETWORKS, INC. 120
11.1.5 INFINERA CORPORATION 123
11.1.6 ADVA OPTICAL NETWORKING SE 127
11.1.7 CISCO SYSTEMS, INC. 129
11.1.8 EXTREME NETWORKS, INC. 131
11.1.9 FUJITSU LTD. 133
11.1.10 COLT TECHNOLOGY SERVICES GROUP LIMITED 135
11.2 OTHER PLAYERS 136
11.2.1 XKL, LLC 136
11.2.2 EKINOPS S.A. 136
11.2.3 COLOGIX 137
11.2.4 PLURIBUS NETWORKS 137
11.2.5 INNOVIUM 138
11.2.6 ZTE CORPORATION 138
11.2.7 MEGAPORT 139
*Details on Business Overview, Products Offered, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, and MnM View might not be captured in case of unlisted companies.

12 APPENDIX 140
12.1 INSIGHTS OF INDUSTRY EXPERTS 140
12.2 DISCUSSION GUIDE 141
12.3 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS' SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 144
12.4 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 146
12.5 RELATED REPORTS 146
12.6 AUTHOR DETAILS 147

LIST OF TABLES
TABLE 1 DCI MARKET, BY TYPE, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 43
TABLE 2 DCI MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 43
TABLE 3 DCI MARKET FOR PRODUCT, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 43
TABLE 4 DCI MARKET FOR PACKET SWITCHING NETWORKING, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 44
TABLE 5 OPTICAL DCI MARKET, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 45
TABLE 6 OPTICAL DCI MARKET, BY TYPE, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 46
TABLE 7 DCI MARKET FOR SOFTWARE, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 46
TABLE 8 DCI MARKET, BY SERVICE, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 47
TABLE 9 DCI MARKET, BY PROFESSIONAL SERVICE, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 47
TABLE 10 DCI MARKET FOR SERVICES, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 47
TABLE 11 DCI MARKET FOR PROFESSIONAL SERVICES, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 48
TABLE 12 DCI MARKET FOR CONSULTING AND INTEGRATION, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 48
TABLE 13 DCI MARKET FOR TRAINING, SUPPORT, AND MAINTENANCE, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 49
TABLE 14 DCI MARKET FOR MANAGED SERVICES, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 49
TABLE 15 DCI MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 51
TABLE 16 DCI MARKET FOR REAL-TIME DISASTER RECOVERY AND BUSINESS CONTINUITY, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 52
TABLE 17 DCI MARKET FOR SHARED DATA AND RESOURCES/SERVER HIGH-AVAILABILITY CLUSTERS (GEOCLUSTERING), BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 53
TABLE 18 DCI MARKET FOR WORKLOAD (VM) AND DATA (STORAGE) MOBILITY, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 54
TABLE 19 DCI MARKET, BY END USER, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 57
TABLE 20 DCI MARKET, BY ENTERPRISE, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 57
TABLE 21 DCI MARKET FOR COMMUNICATION SERVICE PROVIDERS, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 58
TABLE 22 DCI MARKET FOR CARRIER NEUTRAL PROVIDERS/INTERNET CONTENT PROVIDERS, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 58
TABLE 23 DCI MARKET FOR GOVERNMENT, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 59
TABLE 24 DCI MARKET FOR ENTERPRISES, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 59
TABLE 25 DCI MARKET FOR BANKING AND FINANCE, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 60
TABLE 26 DCI MARKET FOR UTILITY AND POWER, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 61
TABLE 27 DCI MARKET FOR HEALTHCARE, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 61
TABLE 28 DCI MARKET FOR MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 62
TABLE 29 DCI MARKET FOR RETAIL AND E-COMMERCE, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 63
TABLE 30 DCI MARKET FOR OTHERS, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 63
TABLE 31 DCI MARKET, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 66
TABLE 32 DCI MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA, BY TYPE, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 67
TABLE 33 DCI MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA, BY PRODUCT, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 68
TABLE 34 DCI MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA, BY SERVICE, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 68
TABLE 35 DCI MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 68
TABLE 36 DCI MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA, BY END USER, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 68
TABLE 37 NORTH AMERICA DCI MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 69
TABLE 38 NORTH AMERICA DCI PRODUCT MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 69
TABLE 39 NORTH AMERICA DCI SOFTWARE MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 69
TABLE 40 NORTH AMERICA DCI SERVICES MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 69
TABLE 41 NORTH AMERICA REAL-TIME DISASTER RECOVERY AND BUSINESS CONTINUITY DCI MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 70
TABLE 42 NORTH AMERICA SHARED DATA AND RESOURCES/SERVER HIGH-AVAILABILITY CLUSTERS (GEOCLUSTERING) DCI MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 70
TABLE 43 NORTH AMERICA WORKLOAD (VM) AND DATA (STORAGE) MOBILITY DCI MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 70
TABLE 44 DCI MARKET IN THE US, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 71
TABLE 45 DCI MARKET IN THE US, BY TYPE, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 71
TABLE 46 DCI MARKET IN CANADA, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 72
TABLE 47 DCI MARKET IN CANADA, BY TYPE, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 72
TABLE 48 DCI MARKET IN REST OF NA, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 73
TABLE 49 DCI MARKET IN REST OF NA, BY TYPE, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 73
TABLE 50 DCI MARKET IN EUROPE, BY TYPE, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 75
TABLE 51 DCI MARKET IN EUROPE, BY PRODUCT, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 75
TABLE 52 DCI MARKET IN EUROPE, BY SERVICE, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 75
TABLE 53 DCI MARKET IN EUROPE, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 75
TABLE 54 DCI MARKET IN EUROPE, BY END USER, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 76
TABLE 55 DCI MARKET IN EUROPE, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 76
TABLE 56 EUROPE DCI PRODUCT MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 76
TABLE 57 EUROPE DCI SOFTWARE MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 77
TABLE 58 EUROPE DCI SERVICES MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 77
TABLE 59 EUROPE REAL-TIME DISASTER RECOVERY AND BUSINESS CONTINUITY DCI MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 77
TABLE 60 EUROPE SHARED DATA AND RESOURCES/SERVER HIGH-AVAILABILITY CLUSTERS (GEOCLUSTERING) DCI MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 78
TABLE 61 EUROPE WORKLOAD (VM) AND DATA (STORAGE) MOBILITY DCI MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 78
TABLE 62 DCI MARKET IN GERMANY, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 79
TABLE 63 DCI MARKET IN GERMANY, BY TYPE, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 79
TABLE 64 DCI MARKET IN THE UK, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 80
TABLE 65 DCI MARKET IN UK, BY TYPE, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 80
TABLE 66 DCI MARKET IN FRANCE, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 80
TABLE 67 DCI MARKET IN FRANCE, BY TYPE, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 81
TABLE 68 DCI MARKET IN REST OF EUROPE, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 81
TABLE 69 DCI MARKET IN REST OF EUROPE, BY TYPE, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 82
TABLE 70 DCI MARKET IN APAC, BY TYPE, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 83
TABLE 71 DCI MARKET IN APAC, BY PRODUCT, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 83
TABLE 72 DCI MARKET IN APAC, BY SERVICE, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 83
TABLE 73 DCI MARKET IN APAC, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 83
TABLE 74 DCI MARKET IN APAC, BY END USER, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 84
TABLE 75 DCI MARKET IN APAC, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 84
TABLE 76 APAC DCI PRODUCT MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 84
TABLE 77 APAC DCI SOFTWARE MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 85
TABLE 78 APAC DCI SERVICES MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 85
TABLE 79 APAC REAL-TIME DISASTER RECOVERY AND BUSINESS CONTINUITY DCI MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 85
TABLE 80 APAC SHARED DATA AND RESOURCES/SERVER HIGH-AVAILABILITY CLUSTERS (GEOCLUSTERING) DCI MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 86
TABLE 81 APAC WORKLOAD (VM) AND DATA (STORAGE) MOBILITY DCI MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 86
TABLE 82 DCI MARKET IN CHINA, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 87
TABLE 83 DCI MARKET IN CHINA, BY TYPE, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 87
TABLE 84 DCI MARKET IN JAPAN, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 88
TABLE 85 DCI MARKET IN JAPAN, BY TYPE, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 88
TABLE 86 DCI MARKET IN INDIA, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 89
TABLE 87 DCI MARKET IN INDIA, BY TYPE, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 89
TABLE 88 DCI MARKET IN SOUTH KOREA, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 90
TABLE 89 DCI MARKET IN SOUTH KOREA, BY TYPE, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 90
TABLE 90 CI MARKET IN REST OF APAC, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 91
TABLE 91 DCI MARKET IN REST OF APAC, BY TYPE, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 91
TABLE 92 DCI MARKET IN ROW, BY TYPE, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 92
TABLE 93 DCI MARKET IN ROW, BY PRODUCT, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 92
TABLE 94 DCI MARKET IN ROW, BY SERVICE, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 92
TABLE 95 DCI MARKET IN ROW, BY APPLICATION, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 93
TABLE 96 DCI MARKET IN ROW, BY END USER, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 93
TABLE 97 DCI MARKET IN ROW, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD BILLION) 93
TABLE 98 ROW DCI PRODUCT MARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 94
TABLE 99 ROW DCI SOFTWARE MARKET, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 94
TABLE 100 ROW DCI SERVICES MARKET, BY REGION, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 94
TABLE 101 MIDDLE EAST DCI MARKET, BY TYPE, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 95
TABLE 102 AFRICA DCI MARKET, BY TYPE, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 95
TABLE 103 SOUTH AMERICA DCI MARKET, BY TYPE, 2017-2025 (USD MILLION) 95
TABLE 104 PRODUCT LAUNCHES, 2017-2019 103
TABLE 105 PARTNERSHIPS & CONTRACTS, 2017-2019 105
TABLE 106 ACQUISITIONS, 2017-2019 109

LIST OF FIGURES
FIGURE 1 DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET SEGMENTATION 18
FIGURE 2 DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET: RESEARCH DESIGN 21
FIGURE 3 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION METHODOLOGY: REVENUE OF MARKET PLAYERS 26
FIGURE 4 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION METHODOLOGY: BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 27
FIGURE 5 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION METHODOLOGY: TOP-DOWN APPROACH 27
FIGURE 6 DATA TRIANGULATION 28
FIGURE 7 SERVICES SEGMENT EXPECTED TO GROW AT HIGHEST CAGR DURING FORECAST PERIOD 30
FIGURE 8 CARRIER NEUTRAL PROVIDERS/INTERNET CONTENT PROVIDERS TO HOLD LARGEST SHARE OF DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET DURING FORECAST PERIOD 31
FIGURE 9 SHARED DATA AND RESOURCES/SERVER HIGH AVAILABILITY CLUSTERS (GEOCLUSTERING) SEGMENT EXPECTED TO GROW AT HIGHEST CAGR DURING FORECAST PERIOD 31
FIGURE 10 NORTH AMERICA HELD LARGEST SHARE OF DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET IN 2019 32
FIGURE 11 DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET EXPECTED TO GROW AT A MODERATE RATE DURING FORECAST PERIOD 33
FIGURE 12 SERVICES SEGMENT EXPECTED TO GROW AT HIGHEST RATE DURING FORECAST PERIOD 33
FIGURE 13 REAL-TIME DISASTER RECOVERY AND BUSINESS CONTINUITY TO HOLD LARGEST SHARE OF DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET DURING FORECAST PERIOD 34
FIGURE 14 CARRIER NEUTRAL PROVIDERS/INTERNET CONTENT PROVIDERS TO HOLD LARGEST SHARE OF DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET DURING FORECAST PERIOD 34
FIGURE 15 NORTH AMERICA HELD LARGEST SHARE OF DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET IN 2019 35
FIGURE 16 DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET: DRIVERS, RESTRAINTS, OPPORTUNITIES, AND CHALLENGES 36
FIGURE 17 DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET DRIVERS AND THEIR IMPACT 37
FIGURE 19 DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET OPPORTUNITIES AND THEIR IMPACT 38
FIGURE 20 DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET CHALLENGES AND THEIR IMPACT 39
FIGURE 21 DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET, BY TYPE 42
FIGURE 22 SERVICES SEGMENT EXPECTED TO EXHIBIT HIGHEST GROWTH RATE DURING FORECAST PERIOD 42
FIGURE 23 ASIA PACIFIC EXPECTED TO EXHIBIT HIGHEST GROWTH RATE DURING FORECAST PERIOD 44
FIGURE 24 DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET, BY APPLICATION 51
FIGURE 25 DCI MARKET FOR SHARED DATA AND RESOURCES/SERVER HIGH-AVAILABILITY CLUSTERS IS EXPECTED TO GROW AT HIGHEST CAGR DURING FORECAST PERIOD 51
FIGURE 26 DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET, BY END USER 56
FIGURE 27 CARRIER NEUTRAL PROVIDERS/INTERNET CONTENT PROVIDERS SEGMENT EXPECTED TO LEAD DCI MARKET DURING FORECAST PERIOD 56
FIGURE 28 DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET, BY REGION 65
FIGURE 29 GEOGRAPHIC SNAPSHOT 65
FIGURE 30 NORTH AMERICA DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET SNAPSHOT 67
FIGURE 31 EUROPE DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET SNAPSHOT 74
FIGURE 32 APAC DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET SNAPSHOT 82
FIGURE 33 KEY GROWTH STRATEGIES ADOPTED BY TOP COMPANIES FROM 2017 TO 2019 96
FIGURE 34 MARKET RANKING OF TOP 5 PLAYERS IN DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET, 2019 97
FIGURE 35 DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET (GLOBAL) COMPETITIVE LEADERSHIP MAPPING, 2019 100
FIGURE 36 PRODUCT PORTFOLIO ANALYSIS OF TOP PLAYERS IN DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET 101
FIGURE 37 BUSINESS STRATEGY EXCELLENCE OF TOP PLAYERS IN DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT MARKET 102
FIGURE 38 CIENA CORPORATION: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 110
FIGURE 39 NOKIA CORPORATION: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 114
FIGURE 40 HUAWEI TECHNOLOGIES CO. LTD.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 117
FIGURE 41 JUNIPER NETWORKS, INC.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 120
FIGURE 42 INFINERA CORPORATION: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 123
FIGURE 43 ADVA OPTICAL NETWORKING SE: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 127
FIGURE 44 CISCO SYSTEMS, INC.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 129
FIGURE 45 EXTREME NETWORKS, INC.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 131
FIGURE 46 FUJITSU, LTD.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 133