|Does any one have the details on this report? What was the total market value? What period are the nubmers from? It might be possible to see how much AVCI has shipped to date this Q, if we can get more details. I can't remember the guidance on linearity for last Q and this one.|
Monday August 20, 1:12 pm Eastern Time
SOURCE: Avici Systems
Avici Systems Captures 7.5 Percent of High-End Router Market
Continues to Increase Market Share in Fastest Growing Router Market Segment
N. BILLERICA, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 20, 2001--Avici Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:AVCI - news), a leading provider of scalable core routing solutions for intelligent IP-over-optical networks, today announced that according to industry analyst firm Dell'Oro Group, it has captured 7.5 percent of the OC-192c-capable Internet core router market, which is the fastest growing segment in the WAN market. In Q2 2001, Avici's market share in this segment grew by 36 percent; more than double the segment's 16 percent growth. In addition, Avici nearly doubled its share of the overall WAN router market to four percent from 2.1 percent in Q1 2001.
``Avici continues to make great strides in the core router market, despite challenging market conditions,'' said Steve Kaufman, president and CEO of Avici Systems. ``Our market share gains are evidence that carriers are responding to Avici's economics of scalability value proposition.''
Avici's TSR (R) scalable core router has solved one of a carrier's most fundamental problems --finding a way to cost-effectively scale the network ``in-service'' to respond to new traffic requirements or new service roll-outs without annual forklift upgrades. Avici Systems' carrier-class technology provides service providers with the reliability, scalability and robustness to introduce intelligent new services quickly and economically to the marketplace.
The Dell'Oro Group is a market research firm that specializes in providing accurate and timely data on the networking industry. Dell'Oro Group's WAN Report tracks Multiservice WAN switches-Core & Edge, WAN routers-Core & Edge, WAN routers-Broadband Aggregation, DWDM-Long Haul, DWDM-Metro and SONET/SDH. The WAN Report focuses on detailed quarterly analysis of market size, market share, port/unit shipments and average selling prices as it pertains to markets and vendors.