- Huawei’s entrance is making the news, but networking market competition has been increasing across the board from a number of suppliers.
- Increased enterprise networking competition sharpens the minds of suppliers and certainly benefits buyers.
The past two years have seen a remarkable resurgence in competition within the market for enterprise networking technology. While there has always been a fairly strong collection of suppliers in this area, the emergence of Cisco as the dominant market-share leader has relegated true competition to those vying for small percentage points gained in geographical, segment or vertical niches. Now, however, with transitions taking place in terms of multi-gigabit bandwidth demands, wireless integration and data center architecture, all players in the market sense a new opportunity to challenge the incumbent. Continue reading “Hyper-Competition Returns to Enterprise Networking”