2019: SD-WAN market continues to flourish, but changes are afoot

MIKE ROBUCK | December 27, 2018

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This article is part of our 2019 Preview feature, which looks at the big topics facing the industry next year. Click here for the 2019 preview in the wireless industry, click here for the 2019 preview in the video industry, and click here for the 2019 preview in the wireline industry. Using the proverbial hockey-stick growth analogy, SD-WAN will continue to move up the stick in 2019, but a maturing market will bring on some changes. There are numerous fast-track growth numbers out there for SD-WAN, but a report by Futuriom expects the market for SD-WAN tools and network as a service (NaaS) (nonlegacy service provider) to reach $1.5 billion in revenue by 2019 and $2.5 billion by 2021.

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