Bit Error Rate Testers (BERT) - Global Strategic Business Report

Bit Error Rate Testers (BERT) - Global Strategic Business Report

Global Industry Analysts, Date of Publication: Jun 1, 2012, 223 Pages
US$4,950.00
GIA-MCP6401

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Bit Error Rate Testers (BERT) in US$ Million by the following Product Types: Functional BERTs, and Traditional BERTs; and by the following End-Use Segments: Enterprises, Component & System Manufacturers, Service Providers, and Others, and also by the following Applications - Installation & Maintenance, Research & Development, and Manufacturing. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2009 through 2017. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. The report profiles 43 companies including many key and niche players such as Aeroflex Incorporated,  Agilent Technologies, Inc., Anritsu Corporation, Centellax, Inc., Digital Lightwave Inc., EXFO Inc., Finisar Corporation, Fluke Networks, IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC., JDS Uniphase Corporation, Luceo Technologies GmbH, SHF Communication Technologies AG, Spirent Communications plc, Sunrise Telecom Incorporated, Tektronix, Inc., and Yokogawa Electric Corporation Inc. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon search engine sources in the public domain.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
Disclaimers I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-3
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3

II. Executive Summary

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1
Data Transmission Testing: A Key Requirement in Modern Data-
Centric Networks II-1
The Need II-1
Growth Drivers II-2
Impact of the Debt Crisis on the European Telecom Industry: A
Review II-2
New Data Rates & Technologies Expected to Drive Development
of High-Speed BERTs II-3
Integration of Clock Data Recovery Adds to the Functionality
of Bit Error Rate Testers II-3
Market Share Finding II-4
Table 1: World Market for Bit Error Rate Testers (BERTs)
(2010): Percentage Market Share Breakdown of Leading Players
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-4

2. PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-5
Bit Error Rate: An Introduction II-5
BER = No. Of Errors / Total No. Of Bits Transmitted II-5
Why do Bit Errors Occur in Communication Systems? II-5
How Many Bit Errors are Acceptable? II-6
Purpose of BER II-6
Factors Impacting Bit Error Rate II-6
Bit Error Rate Testers: A Definition II-7
Components of BERTs II-7
Features & Functionality II-8
Supported Protocols II-8
Test Patterns II-8
Interface Ports II-9

3. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS II-10
Spectronix Introduces Eye-BERT Micro II-10
GAO Instruments Launches A0300020 Handheld E1 BER Tester II-10
GAO Instruments Introduces A0300026 SDH/PDH Transmission Analyzer II-11
SyntheSys Research Launches BERTScope™ CR28000A II-11
SyntheSys Research Releases BERTScope™ Si 8500C Serial Data
Analyzer II-11
SyntheSys Research Introduces Stressed Live Data Software
Option on BERTScope II-12
SyntheSys Research Launches BERTScope™ 25000C Si and 25000A
Models II-12
SyntheSys Research Introduces BERTScope™ 17500A and Si 17500C
Analyzers II-12
LeCroy Unveils PeRT3 Protocol-enabled Receiver and Transmitter
Tolerance Tester II-13
SyntheSys Research Introduces Capabilities for USB 3.0 Testing II-13
GL Communications Enhances PacketCheck Testing Software II-14
Agilent technologies Rolls Out J-BERT N4903B High-Performance
Serial BERT II-14
Inphi Unveils 28G Bit Error Rate Receiver Reference Design II-14
SyntheSys Research Extends Capabilities of BERTScope™ Bit
Error Rate Testers II-15
SHF Communication Technologies Unveils 28 Gigabit/second Bit
Error Test System II-15
GL Communications Launches New Models of Handheld LinkTest BER
Testers II-16
SyntheSys Research Releases Lightwave Test Set 8500A II-16
GAO Comm Introduces New T1 BER Tester II-17

4. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-18
Tektronix Purchases SyntheSys Research II-18
Tektronix Signs Agreements with Elektronik-Kontor Messtechnik
and CalPlus II-18
Reach Technologies Supplies Bit Error Rate Tester to Zodiac
Data Systems II-18
Technical Communities Inks Government Services Agreement with
Centellax II-19
JDS Uniphase Takes Over Circadiant II-19
JDS Uniphase Purchases Innocor II-20

5. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS II-21
Aeroflex Incorporated (USA) II-21
Agilent Technologies, Inc. (USA) II-21
Anritsu Corporation (Japan) II-21
Centellax, Inc. (USA) II-22
Digital Lightwave Inc (USA) II-22
EXFO Inc (Canada) II-22
Finisar Corporation (USA) II-23
Fluke Networks (USA) II-23
IDEAL INDUSTRIES, Inc. (USA) II-24
JDS Uniphase Corporation (USA) II-24
Luceo Technologies GmbH (Germany) II-24
SHF Communication Technologies AG (Germany) II-25
Spirent Communications plc (UK) II-25
Sunrise Telecom Incorporated (USA) II-26
Tektronix, Inc. (USA) II-26
Yokogawa Electric Corporation Inc (Japan) II-26

6. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-27
By Region II-27
Table 2: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Bit
Error Rate Testers (BERTs) by Region/Country - North
America, Europe (France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia
and Rest of Europe), Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-27

Table 3: World Historic Review for Bit Error Rate Testers
(BERTs) by Region/Country - North America, Europe (France,
Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe),
Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for
Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-28

Table 4: World 15-Year Perspective for Bit Error Rate Testers
(BERTs) by Region/Country - Percentage Share Breakdown of
Annual Revenue for North America, Europe (France, Germany,
Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe), Asia-Pacific,
and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-29
By End-User II-30
Table 5: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Bit
Error Rate Testers (BERTs) by End-User Segment - Enterprises,
Component & System Manufacturers, Service Providers and Other
End-User Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-30

Table 6: World Historic Review for Bit Error Rate Testers
(BERTs) by End-User Segment - Enterprises, Component & System
Manufacturers, Service Providers and Other End-User Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-31

Table 7: World 15-Year Perspective for Bit Error Rate Testers
(BERTs) by End-User Segment - Percentage Share Breakdown of
Annual Revenue for Enterprises, Component & System
Manufacturers, Service Providers and Other End-User Markets
for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-32
By Application II-33
Table 8: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Bit
Error Rate Testers (BERTs) by Application Segment -
Installation & Maintenance, Research & Development and
Manufacturing Application Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-33

Table 9: World Historic Review for Bit Error Rate Testers
(BERTs) by Application Segment - Installation & Maintenance,
Research & Development and Manufacturing Application Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$
Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-34

Table 10: World 15-Year Perspective for Bit Error Rate
Testers (BERTs) Application Segment - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Annual Revenue for Installation & Maintenance,
Research & Development and Manufacturing Application Markets
for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-35
Product Type II-36
Table 11: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Bit Error Rate Testers (BERTs) by Product Type - Functional
BERTs & Traditional BERTs Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009 through
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-36

Table 12: World Historic Review for Bit Error Rate Testers
(BERTs) by Product Type - Functional BERTs & Traditional
BERTs Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-37

Table 13: World 15-Year Perspective for Bit Error Rate
Testers (BERTs) by Product Type - Percentage Share Breakdown
of Annual Revenue for Functional BERTs & Traditional BERTs
Markets for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-38
Functional BERTs by End-User II-39
Table 14: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Functional Bit Error Rate Testers (BERTs) by End-User Segment-
Enterprises, Component & System Manufacturers, Service
Providers and Other End-User Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-39

Table 15: World Historic Review for Functional Bit Error Rate
Testers (BERTs) by End-User Segment - Enterprises, Component
& System Manufacturers, Service Providers and Other End-User
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in
US$ Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-40

Table 16: World 15-Year Perspective for Functional Bit Error
Rate Testers (BERTs) by End-User Segment - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Annual Revenue for Enterprises, Component &
System Manufacturers, Service Providers and Other End-User
Markets for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-41
Functional BERTs by Application II-42
Table 17: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Functional Bit Error Rate Testers (BERTs) by Application
Segment - Installation & Maintenance, Research & Development
and Manufacturing Application Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-42

Table 18: World Historic Review for Functional Bit Error Rate
Testers (BERTs) by Application Segment - Installation &
Maintenance, Research & Development and Manufacturing
Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2003 through 2008
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-43

Table 19: World 15-Year Perspective for Functional Bit Error
Rate Testers (BERTs) Application Segment - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Annual Revenue for Installation & Maintenance,
Research & Development and Manufacturing Application Markets
for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-44
Traditional BERTs by End-User II-45
Table 20: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Traditional Bit Error Rate Testers (BERTs) by End-User
Segment - Enterprises, Component & System Manufacturers,
Service Providers and Other End-User Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years
2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-45

Table 21: World Historic Review For Traditional Bit Error
Rate Testers (BERTs) by End-User Segment - Enterprises,
Component & System Manufacturers, Service Providers and Other
End-User Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue
Figures in US$ Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-46

Table 22: World 15-Year Perspective for Traditional Bit Error
Rate Testers (BERTs) by End-User Segment - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Annual Revenue for Enterprises, Component &
System Manufacturers, Service Providers and Other End-User
Markets for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-47
Traditional BERTs by Application II-48
Table 23: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Traditional Bit Error Rate Testers (BERTs) by Application
Segment - Installation & Maintenance, Research & Development
and Manufacturing Application Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2009
through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-48

Table 24: World Historic Review for Traditional Bit Error
Rate Testers (BERTs) by Application Segment - Installation &
Maintenance, Research & Development and Manufacturing
Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2003 through 2008
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-49

Table 25: World 15-Year Perspective for Traditional Bit Error
Rate Testers (BERTs) Application Segment - Percentage Share
Breakdown of Annual Revenue for Installation & Maintenance,
Research & Development and Manufacturing Application Markets
for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-50

III. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 43 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 53)

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Region/Country Players
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The United States 31
Canada 4
Japan 3
Europe 9
Germany 4
The United Kingdom 4
Rest of Europe 1
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) 3
Latin America 2
Middle-East 1

 

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Date of Publication:
Jun 1, 2012
Number of Pages:
223 Pages
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