SMB WLAN Infrastructure: Evolution of a Rapidly Expanding Market Segment
This IDC Market Perspective highlights that the growing interest in digital transformation (DX) has placed new demands on SMB communications infrastructure including wireless LANs (WLANs). As digital transformation continues to be a high priority for organizations of all sizes, WLAN networking vendors are increasingly targeting the SMB market for growth opportunities."SMBs are open to investments in WLAN technology to help alleviate the pressure caused by an increasing variety of applications, address security threats, and help unleash new business opportunities," says Brandon Butler, senior research analyst, Network Infrastructure. "WLAN vendors have an opportunity to serve this market based on their specific strengths but should be aware that competition is only ramping as more networking vendors target the SMB segment of the market."