Global LAN/WAN Test Equipment Market to Reach $1.25 Billion by 2015, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.

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The initiation of 40 Gigabit Ethernet deployments, and the increasing demand for wireless networks, and triple play services, will influence the growth of network testing tools. The need to protect networks from virus attacks, hackers, and other security concerns including breaching and ominous losses, propel sales in global LAN/WAN test equipment to $1.25 billion by 2015.

LAN/WAN Test Equipment: A Global Strategic Business Report

Demand for LAN/WAN test equipment in the recent years is highly supported by the latest developments in communication technologies, including voice over Internet protocol, ten gigabit Ethernet, virtual private network, and passive optical network. Further, the demand is influenced by the initiation of 40 Gigabit Ethernet deployments, wireless networks, and triple play services, including video, voice, and data. Development of FTTH, and enhancing bandwidth needs are further expected to support the growth of network test equipment market in the upcoming years.

Global market for LAN/WAN test equipment is projected to reach $1.25 billion by 2015, as stated by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. With leading tier-one market players eyeing Asian markets, and opening new branches, expanding infrastructure and marketing efforts, Asia-pacific is forecast to be the fastest growing market for LAN/WAN test equipment. Increasing deployment of wireless networks, especially by large enterprises, is likely to enhance demand for Performance analyzers and stress testers in the forthcoming years.

Service providers account for a major share of revenues generated for performance analyzers. With bright prospects round the corner, especially in communications sector, demand for Conformance & Interoperability Test Systems in South African and Middle Eastern countries is forecast to increase in the upcoming years. With increasing wireless, and gigabit Ethernet deployments, the demand for conformance and interoperability test systems in Eastern Europe is likely to witness buoyant growth over the forecast period, 2006-2105.

The global LAN/WAN test equipment market is diverse and broad with every participant aiming to partake in each product category, specifically, protocol analyzer, conformance and interoperability test system, and performance analyzer and stress testers. Of late, vendors are concentrating more on quality of service, price, portability, accessibility, and performance of network test equipment, due to the high competition prevailing in the market.

Key players dominating the global LAN/WAN test equipment market include Agilent Technologies, Inc., Anritsu Corporation, AOIP SAS, Digital Lightwave Inc., EXFO Electro-Optical Engineering Inc., Finisar Corporation, Fluke Networks, Harris Corporation, Ixia, JDS Uniphase Corporation, LeCroy Corporation, Network Instruments, LLC, RADCOM Equipment, Inc., Spirent Communications Plc, Sunrise Telecom Inc., Tektronix, Inc., Wilcom Inc., and Yokogawa Electric Corporation, among others.

The report titled "LAN/WAN Test Equipment: A Global Strategic Business Report" published by Global Industry Analysts, Inc., provides a comprehensive review of industry overview, key market trends, product overview, product introductions/innovations, profiles of major players, and recent industry activity. The report analyzes market data and provides analytics in value sales for Global LAN/WAN Test Equipment market, covering major regional markets such as United States, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Key product segments analyzed include Protocol Analyzers (PA), Performance Analyzers and Stress Testers (PA&ST), and Conformance & Interoperability Test Systems (C&ITS). The three product categories are further analyzed with reference to application type - Research & Development, Production Process, and Installation & Maintenance.

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