Cambridge, MASSACHUSETTS (May 1, 2015)—Technology market research firm Infonetics Research, now part of IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), today forecast that the market for deep packet inspection (DPI) solutions deployed as a virtual network function (VNF) will grow at a 66 percent compound annual growth rate from 2014 to 2019.
“As operators evaluate likely targets for virtualization as part of a larger network functions virtualization strategy, DPI is a clear target, though ongoing concerns around performance and capacity will constrain the market for virtualized DPI in the short term,” said Shira Levine, research director for service enablement and subscriber intelligence at Infonetics Research, now part of IHS.
“However, we are seeing trial activity and limited commercial deployments. Operators are likely to deploy virtualized DPI incrementally, leveraging it to support separate lines of business such as M2M and MVNO, and gradually expanding those engagements over time as they become more confident about the technology,” Levine said.
Infonetics’ Service Provider Deep Packet Inspection Products market share, size and forecast report tracks DPI software solutions and related purpose-built hardware deployed in wireless and fixed-line networks.
SERVICE PROVIDER DPI MARKET HIGHLIGHTS
DPI REPORT SYNOPSIS
Infonetics’ biannual DPI report provides worldwide and regional market size, vendor market share, forecasts through 2019, analysis and trends for deep packet inspection products deployed in service provider networks by network type (wireless and fixed line) and deployment type (virtual network function [VNF] and physical network function [PNF]). Companies tracked:Allot, Cisco, Huawei, Procera, Qosmos, Ipoque, Sandvine and others. To purchase the report, contactwww.infonetics.com/contact.asp.
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