Dell’Oro Group reports that Software Defined Network market (SDN) is poised to grow more than 70 per cent in 2015. The impact of SDN on the Ethernet switch market increased significantly in 2015 as deployments expanded beyond the large cloud providers.
It is observed that by 2020, data centers will look different. Cloud providers such as AWS and Azure will expand. Alan Weckel, Vice President, Dell’Oro Group said, “As we look towards next generation 25 GE and 50 GE server access we expect to significant disruption amongst the vendors with Dell’s planned acquisition of EMC being a prelude to further market consolidation.”