This study is the follow-up to Canadian Networking Equipment Forecast, 2016–2020. The networking equipment market in Canada is forecast to reach $3.06 billion in revenue in 2021, resulting in a five-year CAGR of 2.8%.
Canadian organizations continue to embrace cloud, but there is still growth in the majority of our traditional network equipment markets. Consolidation is driving product refresh cycles in core networks, while higher bandwidth requirements and cloud management capabilities increase investments in campus and edge networks.
List of Attachments
IDC Market Forecast Figure
Figure: Canadian Networking Equipment Revenue Snapshot
Advice for Technology Suppliers
Table: Canadian Networking Equipment Revenue, 2016–2021 (C$M)
Drivers and Inhibitors
Mandatory Breach Notification
Software-Defined Networking and Network Function Virtualization
Unified Communications and Collaboration Software Adoption
Hosted IP PBX Services
Significant Market Developments
Changes from Prior Forecast
Table: Canadian Networking Equipment Spending, 2013–2021: Comparison of May 2016 and May 2017 Forecasts (C$M)
Figure: Canadian Networking Equipment Spending, 2013–2021: Comparison of May 2016 and May 2017 Forecasts (C$M)