REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – October 1, 2018– According to a recently published report from Dell’Oro Group, the trusted source for market information about the telecommunications, networks, and data center IT industries, Network Security Appliance market revenue grew nine percent year-over-year in 2Q 2018. Enterprise-class firewalls continued to drive revenue growth. The top Firewall –Enterprise vendors in ranking order are Cisco, Palo Alto Networks, Fortinet, Check Point, Huawei, and Juniper.

“The Firewall –Enterprise segment again realized robust growth in 2Q 2018, increasing 15 percent percent year-over-year to record levels,” said Casey Quillin, Director at Dell’Oro Group. “Networks now require protection against numerous vulnerabilities, from securing connectivity for multiple users and device types to mitigating the risks of delivering disparate applications in hybrid Cloud environments. New products addressing, especially those with application-aware or next generation functionality, are driving high-end firewall revenue growth,” Quillin continued.

Additional highlights from the 2Q 2018 Network Security & Data Center Appliance Quarterly Report:

  • The Application Delivery Controller market revenue increased four percent year-over-year and unit shipments were up two percent.
  • Virtual WAN Optimization market was flat year-over-year for the third consecutive quarter. Revenue growth in virtual appliances could not offset declines in physical appliance sales.

About the Report

The Dell’Oro Group Network Security & Data Center Appliance Report Quarterly Report offers complete, in-depth coverage of the market with tables covering manufacturers’ revenue, units shipped and average selling prices for Application Delivery Controller, WAN Optimization Appliances, and Network Security Appliances.  Each of these markets is further segmented by Physical and Virtual technologies. The Network Security Appliance market is also segmented by: Content Security, Firewall, IDS and IPS, and VPN and SSL.  To purchase this report, please contact us by email at dgsales@delloro.com.

About Dell’Oro Group

Dell’Oro Group is a market research firm that specializes in strategic competitive analysis in the telecommunications, networks, and data center IT markets.  Our firm provides in-depth quantitative data and qualitative analysis to facilitate critical, fact-based business decisions.  For more information, contact Dell’Oro Group at +1.650.622.9400 or visit www.delloro.com.

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