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Optical Switches: Technologies and Global Markets

Optical Switches: Technologies and Global Markets

The global market for optical switches reached $2.8 billion and $3.3 billion in 2013 and 2014, respectively. This market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 17% to nearly $7.2 billion for the period 2014-2019.

This report provides:

An overview of the global markets and technologies for optical switches.

Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2013 and 2014, and projections of CAGRs through 2019.

Analysis of the market by application, by type, by networks, and by geography.

Discussion covering the current and future trends and analysis based on various competitive technologies.

Coverage of the evolution of optical switches, their future outlook and expectations, and the market's value and supply chains.

Examination of the market's dynamics, specifically growth drivers, restraints, and opportunities.

Information on different types of optical switches including mechanical, microelectronics mechanical, liquid crystal, thermal, acousto-, waveguide, magneto-, bubble, and semiconductor optical amplifier switches.

Relevant patent analysis.

Comprehensive profiles of major players in the optical switches industry.


The optical switches market is segmented into categories as follows:

By type: mechanical optical switch, microelectronics mechanical optical switch (MEMS), liquid crystal optical switch, thermal optical switch, acousto-optic switch, waveguide optical switch, magneto-optical switch, bubble switch, semiconductor optical amplifiers switches and fiber Bragg grating based switches.

By application: optical switching, optical add-drop multiplexing, fiber restoration and protection switching and signal monitoring.

By network: optical time division multiplexing, optical code division multiplexing and wavelength division multiplexing.

By geographical region: North America is segmented into U.S., Canada, and Mexico; Europe is segmented into France, Italy, Germany, U.K., Russia, and Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS); Asia-Pacific (APAC) is segmented into China, Japan, Taiwan, South Korea, and others; and ROW covers Middle East, Africa, and South America.

In addition to industry and competitive analysis of the optical switches market, this report also includes a patent analysis and a listing of company profiles for key players in the optical switches market.

CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION
STUDY GOALS AND OBJECTIVES
REASONS FOR DOING THE STUDY
SCOPE OF REPORT
INTENDED AUDIENCE
INFORMATION SOURCES
ANALYST'S CREDENTIALS
RELATED BCC RESEARCH REPORTS
BCC RESEARCH WEBSITE
DISCLAIMER
CHAPTER 2 SUMMARY
SUMMARY TABLE GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES BY TYPE, HROUGH
2019 ($ MILLIONS)
SUMMARY FIGURE GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES BY TYPE, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
CHAPTER 3 OVERVIEW
MARKET DEFINITION
ROADMAP OF OPTICAL SWITCHING
FIGURE 1 ROADMAP OF OPTICAL SWITCHING
VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS
FIGURE 2 VALUE CHAIN OF OPTICAL SWITCHES
FUTURE OUTLOOK AND EXPECTATIONS
CHAPTER 4 OPTICAL SWITCHES MARKET BY TYPE
INTRODUCTION
FIGURE 3 OPTICAL SWITCHES BY TYPE
MARKET DYNAMICS
DRIVERS
Various Advantageous Features Offered by MEMS Optical Switches
Deployment of Optical Switches During "Maintenance" of the Regular
System
Flexibility in Usage Offered by Optical Switches
RESTRAINTS
Technical and Operational Issues Such as Attenuation, Data and Signal
Losses
OPPORTUNITIES
Future Technological Advances to Bolster Optical Switches Market
Growth in Network Monitoring Switches Market
MECHANICAL OPTICAL SWITCH
TABLE 1 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MECHANICAL OPTICAL SWITCH BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 4 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MECHANICAL OPTICAL SWITCH BY REGION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 2 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MECHANICAL OPTICAL SWITCH BY APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 5 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MECHANICAL OPTICAL SWITCH BY APPLICATIONS, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 3 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MECHANICAL OPTICAL SWITCH BY NETWORK, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 6 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MECHANICAL OPTICAL SWITCH BY NETWORK, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
IMPORTANT MECHANICAL OPTICAL SWITCH PATENTS
Mechanical Optical Switch
Mechanical Optical Switch
2x2 Mechanical Optical Switch
Opto-mechanical Switch
MICROELECTRONICS MECHANICAL SWITCH (MEMS)
TABLE 4 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MEMS BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 7 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MEMS BY REGION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 5 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MEMS BY APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 8 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MEMS BY APPLICATIONS, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 6 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MEMS BY NETWORK, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 9 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MEMS SWITCH BY NETWORK, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
IMPORTANT PATENTS OF MICROELECTRONICS MECHANICAL SWITCH
Controlled Closing of MEMS Switches
MEMS Switch
MEMS Switch
Micro Electro-Mechanical System Switch and Method of Manufacturing
the Same
Micro-Electromechanical System (MEMS) Switch Arrays
LIQUID CRYSTAL OPTICAL SWITCH
TABLE 7 GLOBAL MARKET FOR LIQUID CRYSTAL OPTICAL SWITCH BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 10 GLOBAL MARKET FOR LIQUID CRYSTAL OPTICAL SWITCH BY REGION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 8 GLOBAL MARKET FOR LIQUID CRYSTAL OPTICAL BY PPLICATIONS,
THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 11 GLOBAL MARKET FOR LIQUID CRYSTAL OPTICAL SWITCH BY APPLICATIONS, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 9 GLOBAL MARKET FOR LIQUID CRYSTAL OPTICAL SWITCH BY NETWORK, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 12 GLOBAL MARKET FOR LIQUID CRYSTAL OPTICAL SWITCH, BY NETWORK, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
IMPORTANT PATENTS OF LIQUID CRYSTAL OPTICAL SWITCH
Liquid Crystal Optical Switch
High Extinction Ratio Liquid Crystal Optical Switch
Waveguide Type Liquid-crystal Optical Switch
Liquid Crystal Composition, Liquid Crystal Optical Device, and Method of
Producing Liquid Crystal Optical Device
Liquid Crystal Optical Device
THERMAL OPTICAL SWITCH
TABLE 10 GLOBAL MARKET FOR THERMO OPTICAL SWITCH BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 13 GLOBAL MARKET FOR THERMO OPTICAL SWITCH BY REGION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 11 GLOBAL MARKET FOR THERMO OPTICAL SWITCH BY APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 14 GLOBAL MARKET FOR THERMO OPTICAL SWITCH BY APPLICATIONS, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 12 GLOBAL MARKET FOR THERMO OPTICAL SWITCH BY NETWORK, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 15 GLOBAL MARKET FOR THERMO OPTICAL SWITCH, BY NETWORK, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
IMPORTANT PATENTS OF THERMO OPTICAL SWITCHES
Multi-Dimensional Data Registration Integrated Circuit for Driving
Array-Arrangement Devices
ACOUSTO-OPTIC SWITCH
TABLE 13 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ACOUSTO-OPTIC SWITCH BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 16 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ACOUSTO-OPTIC SWITCH BY REGION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 14 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ACOUSTO-OPTIC SWITCH BY APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 17 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ACOUSTO-OPTIC SWITCH BY
APPLICATIONS, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 15 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ACOUSTO-OPTIC SWITCH, BY NETWORK, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 18 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ACOUSTO-OPTIC SWITCH, BY NETWORK, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
IMPORTANT PATENTS OF ACOUSTO-OPTIC SWITCH
Acousto-optic Device
Individual Acoustic Wave Switch
Acousto-optic Device
WAVEGUIDE OPTICAL SWITCH
TABLE 16 GLOBAL MARKET FOR WAVEGUIDE OPTICAL SWITCH BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 19 GLOBAL MARKET FOR WAVEGUIDE OPTICAL SWITCH BY REGION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 17 GLOBAL MARKET FOR WAVEGUIDE OPTICAL SWITCH BY APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 20 GLOBAL MARKET FOR WAVEGUIDE OPTICAL SWITCH BY APPLICATIONS, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 18 GLOBAL MARKET FOR WAVEGUIDE OPTICAL SWITCH BY NETWORK, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 21 GLOBAL MARKET FOR WAVEGUIDE OPTICAL SWITCH BY NETWORK, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
IMPORTANT PATENTS OF WAVEGUIDE OPTICAL SWITCHES
Multimode Interference Waveguide Type Optical Switch
Optical Waveguide Switch and Method of Manufacturing the Same
MAGNETO-OPTICAL SWITCH
TABLE 19 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MAGNETO-OPTIC SWITCH BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 22 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MAGNETO-OPTIC SWITCH BY REGION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 20 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MAGNETO-OPTIC SWITCH BY APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 23 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MAGNETO-OPTIC SWITCH BY APPLICATIONS, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 21 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MAGNETO-OPTIC SWITCH, BY NETWORK, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 24 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MAGNETO-OPTIC SWITCH BY NETWORK, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
IMPORTANT PATENTS OF MAGNETO-OPTIC SWITCHES
All Fiber Magneto-Optic On-Off Switch for Networking Applications
Magneto-Optical Switching Backplane for Processor Interconnection
BUBBLE SWITCH
TABLE 22 GLOBAL MARKET FOR BUBBLE SWITCH BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 25 GLOBAL MARKET FOR BUBBLE SWITCH BY REGION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 23 GLOBAL MARKET FOR BUBBLE SWITCH BY APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 26 GLOBAL MARKET FOR BUBBLE SWITCH BY APPLICATIONS, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 24 GLOBAL MARKET FOR BUBBLE SWITCH BY NETWORK, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 27 GLOBAL MARKET FOR BUBBLE SWITCH BY NETWORK, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
IMPORTANT PATENTS OF BUBBLE SWITCHES
Optical Coherence Tomography Apparatus and Operating Method
Thereof
Optical Switch with Static Bubble
SEMICONDUCTOR OPTICAL AMPLIFIERS SWITCHES
TABLE 25 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SEMICONDUCTOR OPTICAL AMPLIFIERS SWITCH BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 28 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SEMICONDUCTOR OPTICAL AMPLIFIERS SWITCH BY REGION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 26 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SEMICONDUCTOR OPTICAL AMPLIFIERS SWITCH BY APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 29 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SEMICONDUCTOR OPTICAL AMPLIFIERS SWITCH BY APPLICATIONS, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 27 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SEMICONDUCTOR OPTICAL AMPLIFIERS SWITCH BY NETWORK, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 30 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SEMICONDUCTOR OPTICAL AMPLIFIERS SWITCH BY NETWORK, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIBER BRAGG GRATING BASED SWITCHES
TABLE 28 GLOBAL MARKET FOR FIBER BRAGG GRATING BASED SWITCH BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 31 GLOBAL MARKET FOR FIBER BRAGG GRATING BASED SWITCH BY REGION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 29 GLOBAL MARKET FOR FIBER BRAGG GRATING BASED SWITCH BY APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 32 GLOBAL MARKET FOR FIBER BRAGG GRATING BASED SWITCH BY APPLICATIONS, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 30 GLOBAL MARKET FOR FIBER BRAGG GRATING BASED SWITCH BY NETWORK, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 33 GLOBAL MARKET FOR FIBER BRAGG GRATING BASED SWITCH BY NETWORK, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
CHAPTER 5 OPTICAL SWITCHES MARKET BY APPLICATION SECTOR
INTRODUCTION
FIGURE 34 GLOBAL SHARE OF OPTICAL SWITCHES BY APPLICATION, 2013 AND 2019 (%)
MARKET DYNAMICS
DRIVERS
Energy-Efficient Network Solutions Owing to Use of Passive Optical
Components
Low Total Cost of Ownership and High Return on Investment
RESTRAINTS
High Installation Cost at Operators Interface and Operational Challenges
OPPORTUNITIES
Miniaturization Leads to Cost Reduction
OPTICAL SWITCHING
TABLE 31 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN OPTICAL SWITCHING BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 35 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN OPTICAL SWITCHING BY REGION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 32 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN OPTICAL SWITCHING BY TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 36 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN OPTICAL SWITCHING BY TYPE, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 33 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN OPTICAL SWITCHING BY NETWORK, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 37 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN OPTICAL SWITCHING BY NETWORK, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
OPTICAL ADD-DROP MULTIPLEXING
TABLE 34 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN OPTICAL ADD-DROP MULTIPLEXING BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 38 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN OPTICAL ADD-DROP MULTIPLEXING BY REGION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 35 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN OPTICAL ADD-DROP MULTIPLEXING BY TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 39 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN OPTICAL ADD-DROP MULTIPLEXING BY TYPE, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 36 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN OPTICAL ADD-DROP MULTIPLEXING BY NETWORK, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 40 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN OPTICAL ADD-DROP MULTIPLEXING BY NETWORK, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIBER RESTORATION AND PROTECTION SWITCHING
TABLE 37 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN FIBER RESTORATION AND PROTECTION SWITCHING BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 41 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN FIBER RESTORATION AND PROTECTION SWITCHING BY REGION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 38 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN FIBER RESTORATION AND PROTECTION SWITCHING BY TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 42 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN FIBER RESTORATION AND PROTECTION SWITCHING BY TYPE, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 39 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN FIBER RESTORATION AND PROTECTION SWITCHING BY NETWORK, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 43 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN FIBER RESTORATION AND PROTECTION SWITCHING BY NETWORK, 2013-2019($ MILLIONS)
SIGNAL MONITORING
TABLE 40 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN SIGNAL MONITORING BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 44 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN SIGNAL MONITORING BY REGION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 41 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN SIGNAL MONITORING BY TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 45 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN SIGNAL MONITORING BY TYPE, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 42 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN SIGNAL MONITORING BY NETWORK, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 46 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES USAGE IN SIGNAL MONITORING BY NETWORK, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
CHAPTER 6 OPTICAL SWITCHES MARKET BY NETWORK
FIGURE 47 GLOBAL SHARE OF OPTICAL SWITCHES MARKET BY NETWORK, 2013 AND 2019 (%)
TABLE 43 GLOBAL SHARE OF OPTICAL SWITCHES MARKET BY NETWORK, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
MARKET DYNAMICS
DRIVERS
Advances in WDM Technology
Driving Revenues, Lower Operations Costs
RESTRAINTS
Lack of Digitization
OPPORTUNITIES
Growth in Passive Optical Network (PON) in the European Region
OPTICAL TIME DIVISION MULTIPLEXING
TABLE 44 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL TIME DIVISION MULTIPLEXING USED IN OPTICAL SWITCHES BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 48 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL TIME DIVISION MULTIPLEXING USED IN OPTICAL SWITCHES BY REGION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 45 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL TIME DIVISION MULTIPLEXING USED IN OPTICAL SWITCHES BY TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 49 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL TIME DIVISION MULTIPLEXING USED IN OPTICAL SWITCHES BY TYPE, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 46 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL TIME DIVISION MULTIPLEXING USED IN OPTICAL SWITCHES BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 50 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL TIME DIVISION MULTIPLEXING USED IN OPTICAL SWITCHES BY APPLICATION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
OPTICAL CODE DIVISION MULTIPLEXING
TABLE 47 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL CODE DIVISION MULTIPLEXING USED IN OPTICAL SWITCHES BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 51 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL CODE DIVISION MULTIPLEXING USED IN OPTICAL SWITCHES BY REGION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 48 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL CODE DIVISION MULTIPLEXING USED IN OPTICAL SWITCHES BY TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 52 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL CODE DIVISION MULTIPLEXING USED IN OPTICAL SWITCHES BY TYPE, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 49 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL CODE DIVISION MULTIPLEXING USED IN OPTICAL SWITCHES BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 53 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL CODE DIVISION MULTIPLEXING USED IN OPTICAL SWITCHES BY APPLICATION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
WAVELENGTH DIVISION MULTIPLEXING
TABLE 50 GLOBAL MARKET FOR WAVELENGTH DIVISION MULTIPLEXING USED IN OPTICAL SWITCHES BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 54 GLOBAL MARKET FOR WAVELENGTH DIVISION MULTIPLEXING USED IN OPTICAL SWITCHES BY REGION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 51 GLOBAL MARKET FOR WAVELENGTH DIVISION MULTIPLEXING USED IN OPTICAL SWITCHES BY TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 55 GLOBAL MARKET FOR WAVELENGTH DIVISION MULTIPLEXING USED IN OPTICAL SWITCHES BY TYPE, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 52 GLOBAL MARKET FOR WAVELENGTH DIVISION MULTIPLEXING USED IN OPTICAL SWITCHES BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 56 GLOBAL MARKET FOR WAVELENGTH DIVISION MULTIPLEXING USED IN OPTICAL SWITCHES BY APPLICATION, 2013-2019 ($ MILLIONS)
CHAPTER 7 OPTICAL SWITCHES MARKET BY REGION
INTRODUCTION
FIGURE 57 SEGMENTATION OF OPTICAL SWITCHES MARKET BY REGION
MARKET SNAPSHOT
TABLE 53 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 58 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
MARKET DYNAMICS
DRIVERS
Accelerating Bandwidth Requirements
Escalating Number of Internet Users
Growth of PON in Asia Pacific
Rise in OTN Spending
RESTRAINTS
Polarization-dependent Losses
OPPORTUNITIES
Growth in DWDM Technology
Applications Regional as Well as International Service Providers
NORTH AMERICA
MARKET SNAPSHOT
TABLE 54 NORTH AMERICAN OPTICAL SWITCHES MARKET BY COUNTRY, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 55 NORTH AMERICAN OPTICAL SWITCHES MARKET BY TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 56 NORTH AMERICAN OPTICAL SWITCHES MARKET BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 57 NORTH AMERICAN OPTICAL SWITCHES MARKET BY NETWORK, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
EUROPE
MARKET SNAPSHOT
TABLE 58 EUROPEAN OPTICAL SWITCHES MARKET BY COUNTRY, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 59 EUROPE OPTICAL SWITCHES MARKET BY TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 60 EUROPE OPTICAL SWITCHES MARKET BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 61 EUROPE OPTICAL SWITCHES MARKET BY NETWORK, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
ASIA-PACIFIC
MARKET SNAPSHOT
TABLE 62 ASIA-PACIFIC OPTICAL SWITCHES MARKET BY COUNTRY, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 63 ASIA-PACIFIC OPTICAL SWITCHES MARKET BY TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 64 ASIA-PACIFIC OPTICAL SWITCHES MARKET BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 65 ASIA-PACIFIC OPTICAL SWITCHES MARKET BY NETWORK, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
REST OF THE WORLD
MARKET SNAPSHOT
TABLE 66 ROW OPTICAL SWITCHES MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 67 ROW OPTICAL SWITCHES MARKET BY TYPE, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 68 ROW OPTICAL SWITCHES MARKET BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 69 ROW OPTICAL SWITCHES MARKET BY NETWORK, THROUGH 2019 ($ MILLIONS)
CHAPTER 8 INDUSTRY STRUCTURE AND COMPETITIVE ANALYSIS
FIGURE 59 INDUSTRY REVENUE MODEL FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES
INFLUENTIAL FACTORS
FORECAST COMPONENTS
MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS
TABLE 70 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS OF OPTICAL SWITCHES NETWORK, 2014 ($ MILLIONS/%)
PORTER'S FIVE FORCES
FIGURE 60 PORTER FIVE FORCES FOR OPTICAL SWITCHES
THREAT OF POTENTIAL COMPETITORS
THREAT FROM SUBSTITUTES
BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIER
BARGAINING POWER OF BUYER
INTENSE COMPETITION RIVALRY
CHAPTER 9 COMPANY PROFILES
AGILENT TECHNOLOGIES
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Focus on R&D Activities through Partnerships and Agreement
Strategic Expansion
TABLE 71 AGILENT TECHNOLOGIES' RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
AGILTRON CORP.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Innovative Product Launches
TABLE 72 AGILTRON CORP.'S RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
ALCATEL-LUCENT
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Focus on Research and Development
Strategic Expansion to Broaden Product Portfolio
TABLE 73 ALCATEL-LUCENT'S RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
CIENA CORP.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Research and Development Initiatives
TABLE 74 CIENA CORP'S RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
CISCO SYSTEMS INC.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Build, Buy and Partner Innovation
TABLE 75 CISCO SYSTEMS INC.'S RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
CORIANT
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Expansion through Mergers
TABLE 76 CORIANT'S RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
EMCORE CORP.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
New Product Launches Owing to Innovation
TABLE 77 EMCORE CORP'S RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
ERICSSON INC.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Strategic Expansion
TABLE 78 ERICSSON INC.'S RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
FINISAR CORP.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Research and Development Initiatives
TABLE 79 FINISAR CORP'S RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
FUJITSU
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Product Development
TABLE 80 FUJITSU'S RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
HEWLETT-PACKARD COMPANY
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Innovation
TABLE 81 HEWLETT-PACKARD COMPANY'S RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
HUAWEI TECHNOLOGIES CO. LTD.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Research and Development Initiatives
TABLE 82 HUAWEI TECHNOLOGIES CO. LTD'S RECENT
DEVELOPMENTS
JDS UNIPHASE CORP.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Focus on Technological Innovation
TABLE 83 JDS UNIPHASE CORP'S RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
JUNIPER NETWORKS INC.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Expansion of Product Portfolio
TABLE 84 JUNIPER NETWORKS INC.'S RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
LUNA INNOVATIONS INC.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Business Expansion
NEC CORP.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Research and Development Initiatives
TABLE 85 NEC CORP.'S RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
NTT ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY CORP.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Strategic Expansion
TABLE 86 NTT ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY CORP. 'S RECENT
DEVELOPMENTS
POLATIS INC.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Research and Development Initiatives
TABLE 87 POLATIS INC.'S RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
TE CONNECTIVITY LTD.
OVERVIEW
PRIMARY BUSINESS
FINANCIALS
BUSINESS STRATEGY
Business Expansion
Focus on Research and Development Activities
TABLE 88 TE CONNECTIVITY LTD.'S RECENT DEVELOPMENTS

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