The number of data centers around the world has proliferated as Cloud Service Providers build out capacity.  How to interconnect the data centers has become a hot topic, as providers explore options to improve efficiency and reduce costs.

Our upcoming Advanced Research Report on Data Center Interconnect takes a holistic approach to the market opportunity from the perspective of various supporting technologies: Routers, Ethernet Switches, and Optical Transport.  It explores the classic Telecom Service Provider approach versus the new Cloud Provider approach and how different regions of the world influence the decision process.

The report also includes a 5-year forecast on the worldwide Data Center Interconnect market as well as a discussion on the participating equipment vendors and their products.