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Worldwide Communications Processor 2013-2017 Forecast and 2012 Vendor Shares: Market Analysis for Cloud Infrastructure

LONDON, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- just published a new market research report:

Worldwide Communications Processor 2013-2017 Forecast and 2012 Vendor Shares: Market Analysis for Cloud Infrastructure

This IDC study focuses on the market for communications processors in the cloud infrastructure and assesses the opportunity for these processors. The study reviews current industry dynamics, analyzes the market impact on vendors of communications processors collectively, and profiles the major vendors of SoC, ASSPs, and general-purpose standalone microprocessors that serve this market. It includes vendor market share for 2011 and 2012 and a forecast for 2013-2017.

"Communications infrastructure across enterprise, datacenters, and service provider networks will experience a significant upgrade over the next five years to support the enormous growth in the amount of data and information that must be managed more efficiently, intelligently, and securely. This growth is being driven by the continued adoption of rich media-capable mobile devices, the movement of increasingly virtualized server workloads within and between datacenters, and the emergence of new networking paradigms such as software-defined networking (SDN) that require highly programmable multicore communications processors to support the new requirements," said Abhi Dugar, IDC research manager for Cloud and Mobile Infrastructure Semiconductors.

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IDC Opinion

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Situation Overview

Communications Processor Market Share

Future Outlook

Forecast and Assumptions

Market Context

Essential Guidance

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Related Research


Historical Market Values and Exchange Rates


Table: Worldwide Communications Processor Revenue by Vendor, 2011 and 2012

Table: Worldwide Communications Processor Revenue, 2010-2017

Table: Top 3 Assumptions for the Worldwide Communications Processor Market, 2013-2017

Table: Key Forecast Assumptions for the Worldwide Communications Processor Market, 2013-2017

Table: Worldwide Communications Processor Revenue, 2010-2017: Comparison of October 2012 and August 2013 Forecasts ($M)

Figure: Worldwide Communications Processor Revenue, 2010-2017: Comparison of October 2012 and August 2013 Forecasts

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