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Worldwide Network Attach Rate Study 2014: Network Device Duration in Datacenters

Worldwide Network Attach Rate Study 2014: Network Device Duration in Datacenters

This IDC study highlights contract and device duration in datacenter environments. IDC reviews how long customers are keeping network assets in their production environment and how long they are keeping the assets in their datacenter in any capacity.

"Recurring revenue is the most prized income by vendors and resellers as it represents a predictable and forecastable income stream," says Rob Brothers, program director, Software and Hardware Support Services at IDC. "The revenue created from support services is generally the dollars that drive R&D."

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Figure: Average Contract Length of a Network Device
Figure: Average Life of a Network Device in Production
Figure: Average Useful Life of a Network Device

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