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Worldwide Datacenter Software-Defined Networking Forecast, 2019-2023

Published by IDC Product code 652799
Published Content info 13 Pages
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Worldwide Datacenter Software-Defined Networking Forecast, 2019-2023
Published: November 5, 2019 Content info: 13 Pages

This IDC study provides a forecast for and analyzes key trends affecting the worldwide market for datacenter SDN."Datacenter SDN is typically a corollary and accompaniment to datacenter infrastructure modernization. In datacenters that host modern applications, datacenter SDN is deployed to provide the network agility, flexibility, and visibility needed to support those business-critical workloads. While enterprise datacenter SDN growth has slowed, the requirements driven by multicloud will ensure that it remains relevant in the years ahead." - Brad Casemore, IDC research vice president, Datacenter Networks

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Product Code: US45603219

IDC Market Forecast Figure

Executive Summary

Advice for Technology Supplier

Market Forecast

Market Context

  • Drivers and Inhibitors
    • Drivers
      • Cloud
      • IT and Datacenter Modernization
    • Inhibitors
      • Economic Crisis Resulting from Protracted Trade Conflict
      • Ongoing Enterprise IT Skills Shortage
  • Significant Market Developments
  • Changes from Prior Forecast

Market Definition

  • How IDC Segments the Market
    • Physical Network Infrastructure (Layer 2/Layer 3 Ethernet Switching)
    • Network Virtualization Overlay and SDN Controller Software
  • What's Not Included in Market Sizing


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