Jeff Heynen

Jeff Heynen

Senior Research Director

The Broadband Access and Home Networking market is changing dramatically as firms rapidly introduce new technologies to enable next-generation services.

To take advantage of the opportunities in these markets, component manufacturers, equipment vendors, service providers, and financial institutions need to answer critical business questions, including:

  • How quickly will operators transition to 10G technologies, including XGS-PON and NG-PON2?
  • What will be the impact of proposed fiber technologies, including 25G and 50G PON?
  • How much longer will operators continue to rely on copper technologies, particularly VDSL Profile 35b, G.fast, and XG.fast?
  • When will cable operators begin their migration to distributed access architectures and virtualized infrastructure?
  • Which technologies will cable operators select for their DAA deployments?
  • What will the Fixed Wireless market look like, and how will it affect deployments in the Fixed Wireline market?
  • When and how will WiFi 6 be integrated into broadband CPE and consumer WiFi routers?
  • Which vendors will end up leading the nascent mesh router market?
  • What will be the impact on CPE suppliers of service providers offering increasing smart home and managed WiFi solutions?
  • Which equipment vendors lead their respective markets, both worldwide and regionally?

To answer these and other important questions, Dell’Oro Group delivers both quarterly reports and 5-year forecasts on the Broadband Access and Home Networking market.

Latest Reports

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Quarterly Report

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5-Year Forecast

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Broadband Access and Home Networking Quarterly Reports

Dell’Oro Group publishes Broadband Access and Home Networking quarterly reports with in-depth market-level and detailed vendor market share information on the following markets:

  • Cable
  • DSL: ADSL, G.SHDSL, VDSL, VDSL Profile 35b, G.FAST
  • PON: BPON, EPON, GPON, XG-PON1, XGS-PON, NG-PON2

Cable

The Cable equipment we report separately includes:

  • Cable Modem Access Concentrators (CMTS)
    • Cable Access Concentrators
    • CCAP / CCAP Core
    • Remote PHY/MACPHY Nodes and Modules
    • Virtual CMTS / CCAP
  • Cable Modem Customer Premises Equipment (CPE)
    • Data-only Cable CPE
    • Voice and Data Cable CPE
    • Cable CPE with WLAN
    • DOCSIS 2.0/3.0/3.1
      • 8×4, 16×4, 24×8, 32×8 (OFDM), Full Duplex

We also discuss technology trends such as the rate of migration from one DOCSIS technology to the next one, and the transition to more WLAN-capable CPE devices.

DSL

The DSL equipment we report separately includes:

  • DSL Access Concentrators (ADSL, G.SHDSL, VDSL, and G.fast each reported separately)
  • DSL CPE Modems (ADSL, G.SHDSL, VDSL, and G.fast each reported separately)
  • Data-only DSL Routers (ADSL, G.SHDSL and VDSL each reported separately)
  • Voice and Data DSL Routers (ADSL, G.SHDSL and VDSL each reported separately)
  • DSL CPE with Wireless LAN

PON

The PON equipment we report separately includes:

  • PON Access Concentrators (BPON, EPON, GPON, NG-PON2, XG-PON, and XGS-PON each reported separately)
  • PON CPE (BPON, EPON, GPON, NG-PON2, XG-PON 1, and XGS-PON each reported separately)
  • PON CPE (multiple user and single user each reported separately)
  • SOHO-class products
    • Access Points
    • Wireless Routers [802.11b/g, 802.11n, 802.11ac mesh/non-mesh, 802.11ax (WiFi 6)]
    • Broadband CPE with WLAN

The reports include tables showing manufacturers’ revenue, ports/units shipped, and average selling prices. The report also looks at regional trends such as the uptake of PON in China and why purchase patterns differ from other regions.

We also track:

  • The Broadband Access and Home Networking market by region – North America, EMEA (Europe, Middle East, and Africa), Asia Pacific, and CALA (Caribbean and Latin America)
  • DSL Access Concentrator vendor port shipments by region – North America, EMEA (Europe, Middle East, and Africa), Asia Pacific, and CALA (Caribbean and Latin America)
  • DSL CPE vendor unit shipments by region – North America, EMEA (Europe, Middle East, and Africa), Asia Pacific, and CALA (Caribbean and Latin America)
  • PON Access Concentrator vendor port shipments by region – North America, EMEA (Europe, Middle East, and Africa), China only, Asia Pacific excluding China, and CALA (Caribbean and Latin America)
  • PON CPE vendor unit shipments by region – North America, EMEA (Europe, Middle East, and Africa), China only, Asia Pacific excluding China, and CALA (Caribbean and Latin America)

Broadband Access and Home Networking 5-Year Forecasts

Dell’Oro Group publishes Broadband Access  and Home Networking 5-year forecasts offering a complete overview of the market with historical data from 1994 to the present. The forecasts provide a comprehensive overview of market trends and include tables covering revenue, port/unit shipments, and average selling price forecasts for various technologies:

  • Cable (CMTS, CCAP/CCAP Core, Remote PHY/MACPHY Nodes and Modules, Virtual CMTS/CCAP)
  • DSL (ADSL, G.SHDSL, SDSL+IDSL+HDSL2, VDSL, G.fast)
  • PON (BPON; EPON 1 Gbps / 10 Gbps; GPON 2.5 Gbps, 10 Gbps XG-PON1, XGS-PON, NG-PON2)

Customer Premises Equipment (CPE) technology includes voice-enabled or data-only, as well as wireless-enabled or wired-only.

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