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SDN Market to Gain Enterprise Headway, Driven by 3rd Platform and Cloud

出版商 IDC 商品編碼 345751
出版日期 內容資訊 英文 14 Pages
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第三方平台與雲端的推動SDN市場 SDN Market to Gain Enterprise Headway, Driven by 3rd Platform and Cloud
出版日期: 2015年11月24日 內容資訊: 英文 14 Pages

雲端運算和第三方平台,帶動SDN (Software-Defined Network) 的必要性。其市場價值,預計2020年成為125億美元。





  • SDN
  • SDN的運用成本和設備投資的優點
  • 開放原始碼和開放系統對網路的影響
  • SDN:主要的動機與使用案例
  • SDN的市場區隔


  • 市場預測
  • SDN的課題與機會:供應商、客戶



  • 相關調查
  • 摘要
Product Code: US40628315

This IDC study addresses the SDN market and its associated ecosystem. As SDN start-ups and established market incumbents bring new technologies forward, customers will have greater choice not only in the products they purchase but also in how they design and build their networks to support their applications.

"Cloud computing and the 3rd Platform have driven the need for SDN, which will represent a market worth nearly $12.5 billion in 2020. Not surprisingly, the value of SDN will accrue increasingly to network virtualization software and to SDN applications, including virtualized network and security services. Large enterprises are now realizing the value of SDN in the datacenter, but ultimately, they will also recognize its applicability across the WAN to branch offices and to the campus network." - Rohit Mehra, vice president, Network Infrastructure, IDC.

Table of Contents

1. IDC Opinion

2. In This Study

3. Situation Overview

  • Figure: Network Where SDN Makes the Most Sense
  • Software-Defined Networking
  • SDN Opex and Capex Benefits
  • Impact of Open Source and Open Systems on Networking
  • SDN: Primary Motivations and Use Cases
    • Figure: Primary Drivers for SDN Adoption
  • SDN Market Segmentation
    • Network Infrastructure
    • Network Virtualization/Control Layer
    • SDN Applications and Network and Security Services (Layers 4-7)
    • Professional Services
    • Market Sizing: What's Included and Excluded

4. Future Outlook

  • Market Predictions and Forecast
    • Figure: Worldwide SDN Revenue, 2013-2020
    • Table: Worldwide SDN Revenue, 2013-2020
    • Figure: Worldwide SDN Revenue Share by Segment, 2020
    • Table: Worldwide SDN Revenue by Segment, 2013-2020 ($M)
    • Table: Worldwide SDN Revenue by Region, 2013-2020 ($M)
  • SDN Challenges and Opportunities for Vendors and Customers

5. Essential Guidance

6. Learn More

  • Related Research
  • Synopsis
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