Global WLAN Market to Grow at 14.16% CAGR from 2016 to 2020, Propelled by Rise in Connected Devices Shipments

Published Date : Sep 26, 2016

Albany, NY, Sep 26, 2016: Over the years, many organizations have been implementing wireless local area network infrastructures into their many offerings to offer enhanced communication of data across LAN. As we look in the near future, it is expected that WLAN technologies will be more sophisticated and advanced than ever before. A rise in the global internet traffic is expected to drive the global WLAN market. The introduction of 802.11ac Wave 2 shows that innovation in the Wi-Fi world remains alive. Network operators are currently focusing on upgrading their wireless local area networks to offer faster internet connectivity services, states a new report added to the database of

The report, titled “Global WLAN Market 2016-2020,” states that the market is predicted to exhibit a CAGR of 14.16% during the period between 2016 and 2020. The market for WLAN is expected to grow at a significant pace owing to the rise in cloud computing and the rise in connected devices shipments. Key companies operating in this global market are expected to face a challenge from alternative wireless technologies. The market is also likely to be challenged by high power consumption and intense competition from new players. However, the emergence of 802.11ac Wave 2 and the formation of NBASE-T alliance are anticipated to benefit the global market in the long run.

The trends in the global WLAN market are changing considerably. The adoption of COPE and BYOD is increasing across many regions. The proliferation of Wi-Fi certified products is also increasing. Cloud computing is expected to further assist the WLAN service providers in many ways. All these factors are predicted to benefit the global WLAN market throughout the forecast period. The increasing internet penetration and the rising adoption of mobile computing are also expected to increase the deployment of WLAN services. The use of mobile devices for sending messages, watching online video, sending e-mails, and transferring documents and files is increasing. This is predicted to increase the deployment of WLAN in smartphones. 

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For a detailed competitive reports, the global WLAN market is regionally divided into EMEA, APAC, and the Americas. The number of WLAN service providers is increasing in Asia Pacific, making this region one of the promising markets. The entry of new companies is also likely to make the global WLAN market more competitive, yet promising. Some of the key players operating in the global WLAN market are Cisco Systems, HP/Aruba, Ruckus, Ubiquiti, Aerohive, Belkin, Buffalo Technology, D-Link, NETGEAR, Samsung, Zebra Technologies, and ZTE.

Key companies are aiming to offer WLAN services to various industries including education, hospitality, aviation, retail, and government. The shipment of connected devices is increasing in many regions. This is another important factor expected to drive the global demand for WLAN.
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