Global Network Function Virtualization Market 2018-2022

Global Network Function Virtualization Market 2018-2022

About Network Function Virtualization

Network function visualization is the replacement of dedicated network appliances such as firewalls and routers with software, which is running on the commercial off-the-shelf servers used to transform communication network architecture and deliver network services.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the Global Network Function Virtualization Market to grow at a CAGR of 41.01% during the period 2018-2022.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global network function virtualization market. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the solutions and services provided by the vendors in the major end-user industries such as IT and telecom, banking, financial services, and insurance, others.

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, global network function virtualization market 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
  • Cisco Systems
  • Citrix Systems
  • Dell Technologies
  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise
  • Huawei Technologies
  • Oracle
Market driver
  • Advances in network infrastructure
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Data privacy and security concerns
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Increased adoption of BYOD
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2022 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research methodology
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Parent market
      • Table Global IT spending market
    • Market characteristics
      • Table Market characteristics
    • Market segmentation analysis
      • Table Market segments
  • Market sizing
    • Market definition
      • Table Market definition - Inclusions and exclusions checklist
    • Market sizing 2017
      • Table Market size 2017
      • Table Validation techniques employed for market sizing 2017
    • Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Global - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
  • Five forces analysis
    • Table Five forces analysis 2017
    • Table Five forces analysis 2022
    • Bargaining power of buyers
      • Table Bargaining power of buyers
    • Bargaining power of suppliers
      • Table Bargaining power of suppliers
    • Threat of new entrants
      • Table Threat of new entrants
    • Threat of substitutes
      • Table Threat of substitutes
    • Threat of rivalry
      • Table Threat of rivalry
    • Market condition
      • Table Market condition - Five forces 2017
  • Market segmentation by component
    • Segmentation by component
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Market segmentation by end-user
    • Segmentation by end-user
      • Table End-user - Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by end-user
      • Table Comparison by end-user
    • IT and telecom - Market size and forecast 2017- 2022
      • Table IT and telecom - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table IT and telecom - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • BFSI - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table BFSI - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table BFSI - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Government - Market size and forecast 2017- 2022
      • Table Government - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Government - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Others - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Others - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Others - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by end-user
      • Table Market opportunity by end-user
  • Regional landscape
    • Geographical segmentation
      • Table Global - Market share by geography 2017-2022 (%)
    • Regional comparison
      • Table Regional comparison
    • Americas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Americas - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Americas - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table Top 3 countries in Americas
    • EMEA - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table EMEA - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table EMEA - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table Top 3 countries in EMEA
    • APAC - Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table APAC - Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table APAC - Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
      • Table Top 3 countries in APAC
    • Market opportunity
      • Table Market opportunity
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
  • Market trends
    • Increasing acceptance of cloud computing
    • Increased adoption of BYOD
    • Introduction of next-generation networks
    • Increased involvement in open platforms
  • Vendor landscape
    • Overview
      • Table Vendor landscape
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Landscape disruption
    • Competitive landscape
  • Vendor analysis
    • Vendors covered
      • Table Vendors covered
    • Vendor classification
      • Table Vendor classification
    • Market positioning of vendors
      • Table Market positioning of vendors
    • Cisco Systems
      • Table Cisco Systems: Overview
      • Table Cisco Systems - Business segments
      • Table Cisco Systems - Organizational developments
      • Table Cisco Systems - Geographic focus
      • Table Cisco Systems - Segment focus
      • Table Cisco Systems - Key offerings
      • Table Cisco Systems - Key customers
    • Citrix Systems
      • Table Citrix Systems: Overview
      • Table Citrix Systems - Business segments
      • Table Citrix Systems - Organizational developments
      • Table Citrix Systems - Geographic focus
      • Table Citrix Systems - Segment focus
      • Table Citrix Systems - Key offerings
      • Table Citrix Systems - Key customers
    • Dell Technologies
      • Table Dell Technologies: Overview
      • Table Dell Technologies - Business segments
      • Table Dell Technologies - Organizational developments
      • Table Dell Technologies - Geographic focus
      • Table Dell Technologies - Segment focus
      • Table Dell Technologies - Key offerings
      • Table Dell Technologies - Key customers
    • Hewlett Packard Enterprise
      • Table Hewlett Packard Enterprise: Overview
      • Table Hewlett Packard Enterprise - Business segments
      • Table Hewlett Packard Enterprise - Organizational developments
      • Table Hewlett Packard Enterprise - Geographic focus
      • Table Hewlett Packard Enterprise - Segment focus
      • Table Hewlett Packard Enterprise - Key offerings
      • Table Hewlett Packard Enterprise - Key customers
    • Huawei Technologies
      • Table Huawei Technologies: Overview
      • Table Huawei Technologies - Business segments
      • Table Huawei Technologies - Organizational developments
      • Table Huawei Technologies - Geographic focus
      • Table Huawei Technologies - Segment focus
      • Table Huawei Technologies - Key offerings
      • Table Huawei Technologies - Key customers
    • Oracle
      • Table Oracle: Overview
      • Table Oracle - Business segments
      • Table Oracle - Organizational developments
      • Table Oracle - Geographic focus
      • Table Oracle - Segment focus
      • Table Oracle - Key offerings
      • Table Oracle - Key customers
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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