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Software-Defined Networking - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics

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  • 829 Pages
  • October 2022
  • Region: Global
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc
  • ID: 4806123

Global Software-Defined Networking Market to Reach $43.3 Billion by 2027

Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Software-Defined Networking estimated at US$12.8 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$43.3 Billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 19% over the period 2020-2027. Services, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to record a 18.5% CAGR and reach US$17.9 Billion by the end of the analysis period. Taking into account the ongoing post pandemic recovery, growth in the Software segment is readjusted to a revised 19% CAGR for the next 7-year period.

The U.S. Market is Estimated at $4.1 Billion, While China is Forecast to Grow at 26.2% CAGR

The Software-Defined Networking market in the U.S. is estimated at US$4.1 Billion in the year 2020. China, the world's second largest economy, is forecast to reach a projected market size of US$7.8 Billion by the year 2027 trailing a CAGR of 26.2% over the period 2020 to 2027. Among the other noteworthy geographic markets are Japan and Canada, each forecast to grow at 14.7% and 18.1% respectively over the 2020-2027 period. Within Europe, Germany is forecast to grow at approximately 17.2% CAGR. Led by countries such as Australia, India, and South Korea, the market in Asia-Pacific is forecast to reach US$5.7 Billion by the year 2027.

Infrastructure Segment to Record 19.9% CAGR

In the global Infrastructure segment, USA, Canada, Japan, China and Europe will drive the 19.9% CAGR estimated for this segment. These regional markets accounting for a combined market size of US$2.4 Billion in the year 2020 will reach a projected size of US$8.5 Billion by the close of the analysis period. China will remain among the fastest growing in this cluster of regional markets. Latin America will expand at a 21.1% CAGR through the analysis period.

Select Competitors (Total 88 Featured)

  • Arista Networks Inc.
  • Ciena Corporation
  • Cisco Systems Inc.
  • Citrix Systems Inc.
  • CloudGenix Inc.
  • DataCore Software
  • Dell Technologies Inc.
  • Extreme Networks Inc.
  • Fortinet Inc.
  • Fujitsu Limited
  • HiveIO Inc.
  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company
  • Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
  • Infovista
  • Juniper Networks Inc.
  • Lenovo Group Limited
  • NEC Corporation
  • Nokia Corporation
  • Nvidia Networking
  • Oracle Corporation
  • Pica8 Inc.
  • Pluribus Networks Inc.
  • VMware Inc.

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Frequently Asked Questions about the Global Market for Software-Defined Networking

What is the estimated value of the Global Market for Software-Defined Networking?

The Global Market for Software-Defined Networking was estimated to be valued at $12.8 Billion in 2020.

What is the growth rate of the Global Market for Software-Defined Networking?

The growth rate of the Global Market for Software-Defined Networking is 19.0%, with an estimated value of $43.3 Billion by 2027.

What is the forecasted size of the Global Market for Software-Defined Networking?

The Global Market for Software-Defined Networking is estimated to be worth $43.3 Billion by 2027.

Who are the key companies in the Global Market for Software-Defined Networking?

Key companies in the Global Market for Software-Defined Networking include Arista Networks Inc., Ciena Corporation, Cisco Systems Inc., Citrix Systems Inc., CloudGenix Inc., DataCore Software, Dell Technologies Inc., Extreme Networks Inc. and Fujitsu Limited.

Table of Contents

I. METHODOLOGYII. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
1. MARKET OVERVIEW
  • Influencer Market Insights
  • World Market Trajectories
  • Impact of Covid-19 and a Looming Global Recession
  • An Introduction to Software-Defined Networking (SDN)
  • Global Software-Defined Networking Market: Outlook
  • Confluence of Favorable Trends Spur Adoption of Software Defined Networking
  • Industry Vertical: IT & Telecom Emerges as the Largest Market
  • World Software-Defined Networking Market by Industry Vertical (2020 & 2027): Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for IT & Telecom, BFSI, Defense, Healthcare, Consumer Goods, and Other Verticals
  • Regional Analysis
  • World Software-Defined Networking Market (2020 & 2027): Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Developed and Developing Regions
  • World Software-Defined Networking Market - Geographic Regions Ranked by Value CAGR for 2020-2027: China, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East, Canada, USA, Europe, Japan, and Africa
  • Competitive Landscape
  • Recent Market Activity
  • Software-Defined Networking - Global Key Competitors Percentage Market Share in 2022 (E)
  • Competitive Market Presence - Strong/Active/Niche/Trivial for Players Worldwide in 2022 (E)
2. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS
  • SELECT BRANDS
3. MARKET TRENDS & DRIVERS
  • Connected Enterprise, Workforce Mobility & BYOD Era Highlights the Significance of SDN
  • Growing Enterprise Spending on BYOD Programs to Benefit Use of SDN: Global Spending on BYOD (in US$ Billion) for the Years 2019, 2021, 2023 and 2025
  • Global Shipments of Smartphones (in Million Units) for the Years 2011 through 2019
  • Rising BYOD Adoption to Drive Robust Growth in SDN Market
  • Key Factors Encouraging BYOD Trend among Enterprises Ranked by Importance Attached by Enterprises
  • SDN Presents Agile, Secure Networking Architecture to Integrate Emerging Technologies into Manufacturing & Supply Chain Operations
  • Opportunity Indicators
  • Global Number of IoT Connected Devices (In Billion) for the Years 2016, 2018, 2020, 2022 & 2025
  • Global IoT Spending: Percentage Breakdown by Industry Vertical for the Years 2018 and 2022
  • Proliferation of Cloud Computing Fosters Growth in SDN Market
  • Significance of SDN for Cloud Native Applications
  • Evolution of SDN from Cloud Computing to WAN
  • Key Benefits Driving Adoption of Cloud Services of Large, Medium and Small Businesses
  • Rise of Cloud Data Centers: A High Growth Opportunity for SDN Market
  • Growing Spending on Public Cloud Services Coupled With Technology Improvements in the Quality of Cloud Hosted Services Drive the SDN Market: Global Public Cloud Computing Market (in US$ Billion) by Service Type for the Years 2019 and 2022
  • Global Data Center IP Traffic Breakdown (in %) by Cloud and Traditional Data Centers for the Years 2017, 2019 and 2021
  • SD-WAN Emerges as Disruptive Technology with Remarkable Incursion in Enterprises
  • Integration of 5G and SD-WAN
  • Security Concerns in SDN and Overcoming Issues in Current SD-WANs
  • NFV and SDN Present Compelling Pair to Transform Network Management
  • Integration Complexities with Third-Party VNFs
  • New Tools Required for Organizations to Reap Full Benefits of SDN Investments
  • Convergence of NFV and SDN Technologies
  • Key NFV/SDN Deployment Challenges
  • Lack of Strong Business Cases
  • Lack of Capabilities Required for Operationalizing NFV/SDN
  • Orchestration Issues
  • Privacy and Security Issues
  • Lack of Standards
  • Organizational Issues
4. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE
  • Table 1: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Software-Defined Networking by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 2: World Historic Review for Software-Defined Networking by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2012 through 2019 and % CAGR
  • Table 3: World 15-Year Perspective for Software-Defined Networking by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets for Years 2012, 2021 & 2027
  • Table 4: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Services by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 5: World Historic Review for Services by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2012 through 2019 and % CAGR
  • Table 6: World 15-Year Perspective for Services by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa for Years 2012, 2021 & 2027
  • Table 7: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Software by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 8: World Historic Review for Software by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2012 through 2019 and % CAGR
  • Table 9: World 15-Year Perspective for Software by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa for Years 2012, 2021 & 2027
  • Table 10: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Infrastructure by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 11: World Historic Review for Infrastructure by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2012 through 2019 and % CAGR
  • Table 12: World 15-Year Perspective for Infrastructure by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa for Years 2012, 2021 & 2027
  • Table 13: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Service Providers by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 14: World Historic Review for Service Providers by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2012 through 2019 and % CAGR
  • Table 15: World 15-Year Perspective for Service Providers by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa for Years 2012, 2021 & 2027
  • Table 16: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Enterprises by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 17: World Historic Review for Enterprises by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2012 through 2019 and % CAGR
  • Table 18: World 15-Year Perspective for Enterprises by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa for Years 2012, 2021 & 2027
  • Table 19: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for IT & Telecom by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 20: World Historic Review for IT & Telecom by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2012 through 2019 and % CAGR
  • Table 21: World 15-Year Perspective for IT & Telecom by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa for Years 2012, 2021 & 2027
  • Table 22: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for BFSI by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 23: World Historic Review for BFSI by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2012 through 2019 and % CAGR
  • Table 24: World 15-Year Perspective for BFSI by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa for Years 2012, 2021 & 2027
  • Table 25: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Defense by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 26: World Historic Review for Defense by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2012 through 2019 and % CAGR
  • Table 27: World 15-Year Perspective for Defense by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa for Years 2012, 2021 & 2027
  • Table 28: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Healthcare by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 29: World Historic Review for Healthcare by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2012 through 2019 and % CAGR
  • Table 30: World 15-Year Perspective for Healthcare by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa for Years 2012, 2021 & 2027
  • Table 31: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Consumer Goods by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 32: World Historic Review for Consumer Goods by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2012 through 2019 and % CAGR
  • Table 33: World 15-Year Perspective for Consumer Goods by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa for Years 2012, 2021 & 2027
  • Table 34: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Other Verticals by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 35: World Historic Review for Other Verticals by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2012 through 2019 and % CAGR
  • Table 36: World 15-Year Perspective for Other Verticals by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa for Years 2012, 2021 & 2027
III. MARKET ANALYSIS
UNITED STATES
  • Software-Defined Networking Market Presence - Strong/Active/Niche/Trivial - Key Competitors in the United States for 2022 (E)
CANADA
JAPAN
  • Software-Defined Networking Market Presence - Strong/Active/Niche/Trivial - Key Competitors in Japan for 2022 (E)
CHINA
  • Software-Defined Networking Market Presence - Strong/Active/Niche/Trivial - Key Competitors in China for 2022 (E)
EUROPE
  • Software-Defined Networking Market Presence - Strong/Active/Niche/Trivial - Key Competitors in Europe for 2022 (E)
FRANCE
  • Software-Defined Networking Market Presence - Strong/Active/Niche/Trivial - Key Competitors in France for 2022 (E)
GERMANY
  • Software-Defined Networking Market Presence - Strong/Active/Niche/Trivial - Key Competitors in Germany for 2022 (E)
ITALY
UNITED KINGDOM
  • Software-Defined Networking Market Presence - Strong/Active/Niche/Trivial - Key Competitors in the United Kingdom for 2022 (E)
SPAINRUSSIAREST OF EUROPE
ASIA-PACIFIC
  • Software-Defined Networking Market Presence - Strong/Active/Niche/Trivial - Key Competitors in Asia-Pacific for 2022 (E)
AUSTRALIA
  • Software-Defined Networking Market Presence - Strong/Active/Niche/Trivial - Key Competitors in Australia for 2022 (E)
INDIA
  • Software-Defined Networking Market Presence - Strong/Active/Niche/Trivial - Key Competitors in India for 2022 (E)
SOUTH KOREAREST OF ASIA-PACIFIC
LATIN AMERICA
  • Software-Defined Networking Market Presence - Strong/Active/Niche/Trivial - Key Competitors in Latin America for 2022 (E)
ARGENTINABRAZILMEXICOREST OF LATIN AMERICA
MIDDLE EAST
  • Software-Defined Networking Market Presence - Strong/Active/Niche/Trivial - Key Competitors in Middle East for 2022 (E)
IRANISRAELSAUDI ARABIAUNITED ARAB EMIRATESREST OF MIDDLE EAST
AFRICA
  • Software-Defined Networking Market Presence - Strong/Active/Niche/Trivial - Key Competitors in Africa for 2022 (E)
IV. COMPETITION
  • Total Companies Profiled: 88

Companies Mentioned

A selection of companies mentioned in this report includes:

  • Arista Networks Inc.
  • Ciena Corporation
  • Cisco Systems Inc.
  • Citrix Systems Inc.
  • CloudGenix Inc.
  • DataCore Software
  • Dell Technologies Inc.
  • Extreme Networks Inc.
  • Fortinet Inc.
  • Fujitsu Limited
  • HiveIO Inc.
  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company
  • Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
  • Infovista
  • Juniper Networks Inc.
  • Lenovo Group Limited
  • NEC Corporation
  • Nokia Corporation
  • Nvidia Networking
  • Oracle Corporation
  • Pica8 Inc.
  • Pluribus Networks Inc.
  • VMware Inc.