REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a newly published report by Dell'Oro Group, the trusted source for market information about the networking and telecommunications industries, the worldwide Service Provider Edge Router market attained a record level in the third quarter of 2010. Dell'Oro Group's research shows that the Service Provider Edge Router market expanded by more than 25 percent in the third quarter of 2010 compared with the same prior year period and surpassed $1.5 billion. Cisco Systems improved their market share lead in the third quarter, while Alcatel-Lucent overtook Juniper Networks for the second position.
"The demand for edge routers in mobile backhaul networks in North America has picked up significantly this year," said Shin Umeda, Vice President at Dell'Oro Group. "Wireless service providers are beefing up their network capacity with IP/MPLS technologies as they race to roll out new high-speed data services and plan for the growth of mobile data traffic," added Umeda.
3Q10 Worldwide Service Provider Edge Router Leaders
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