Press Release

Telecommunication Applications Dominate PLC Splitter Compact Device Consumption, APAC Region Accounts for 68%

May 25th, 2012

Global Information Inc. would like to present a new market research report, "Planar Lightwave Circuit (PLC) Splitters- Global Market Forecast & Analysis 2017-2027" by ElectroniCast.

According to ElectroniCast, the PON, FTTx, and Telecommunication network applications dominate the worldwide PLC splitter compact device consumption value in 2011 with 77% in relative market share; followed by the cable TV segment, the PLC splitters used in Test/Measurement applications and then Harsh Environment (Military/Aerospace, Industrial) and finally Private Enterprise Networks.

In the report, ElectroniCast provides new market data covering the following optical communication applications:

  • Passive Optical Network (PON) / FTTX / Telecommunication Networks
  • Cable TV (CATV)
  • Fiber Optic Test/Measurement
  • Private Enterprise/Data Centers/Local Area Networks (LANs)
  • Harsh Environment (Military, Industrial, Other)

In 2012, the Asia Pacific region (APAC) region leads in the consumption of PLC splitter compact devices with 68% of the worldwide value, followed by the American region and finally the EMEA region.


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