This IDC forecast update provides an outlook for the EMEA Ethernet switch market, replacing our previous Europe, the Middle East, and Africa Ethernet Switch Market 2012–2016 Forecast and 2011 Analysis (May 2012).
This forecast update contains IDC's actual Ethernet switch results for 2008–2011 and presents the latest forecast for the 2012–2016 period for EMEA Ethernet switch port shipments and revenue. Revenue forecasts for the EMEA market are provided by technology for Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, and 10GbE by Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) layer for layers 2, 3, and 4–7 and by form factor for modular, fixed-managed, and fixed-unmanaged Ethernet switch port shipments.
Forecast figures are available upon request for the following regions and countries:
Western Europe: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.
Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (CEMA): Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Egypt, Hungary, Israel, Poland, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates, Ukraine, the Rest of Central Eastern Europe, the Rest of Middle East, and the Rest of Africa.