A new research by Michael Sullivan-Trainor, MST Consulting for BCC Research "Provides a comprehensive view of the content delivery networks market both globally and by region, focusing on the revenue the market will generate for suppliers of hardware, including routers, switches, storage devices and servers".
According to the report - "The global market for content delivery network hardware was valued at $3.07 billion in 2011 and $3.58 billion in 2012. It will further grow to $6.87 billion in 2017, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13.9% from 2012 through 2017".
"North America is the largest segment; which should grow from $1.90 billion in 2012 to $3.60 billion in 2017, a CAGR of 13.6% .. The Asia Pacific segment was at $1.07 billion in 2012 and is expected to reach $2.06 billion by 2017, a CAGR of 14%".