The global optical interconnect market accounted for a value of USD 7.3 billion in 2019 and is projected to register growth at a CAGR of 12.1% during forecast period.
COVID-19 has impacted the optical interconnect market. The manufacturing units have to halt its production due to lockdown and the supply chain of finished products and raw material got disrupted due to travel restriction. The adoption of cloud computing segment is widely increasing as almost all the organizations are working from home due to outbreak of corona virus.
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The demand for optical interconnect is increasing across the world due to increase in adoption of various technologies such as AI, IoT and machine learning around the globe. The demand for high performance computing applications is rapidly increasing. The deployment of datacenters is increasing rapidly around the world which results in high adoption of optical interconnect market during forecast period.
On the basis of fiber mode, the optical interconnect market is segmented into single mode fiber and multimode fiber. The multimode fiber segment is estimated to register growth at highest CAGR during forecast period. The demand for increased bandwidth for cloud computing application is increasing around the world. This fiber optical interconnects is used for data transmission in data centers for short distance. The multimode fiber is also used in high-performance computing applications. The adoption of cloud computing is increasing immensely which leads to increase in adoption of multimode fiber. This drives growth in multimode fiber during forecast period.
On the basis of distance, the optical interconnect market is segmented into less than 1 KM, 1-10 Km, 11-100 Km and more than 100 Km. The less than 1 Km distance segment is estimated to grow at highest CAGR during forecast period. The large scale datacenters are transitioning towards high data rate components such as optical interconnects and adopting such components at large scale. The data centers are transmit data over short distance and it requires a high data transmission rate for transferring information. The demand for high-speed communication in the market is increasing rapidly and drives growth in the less than 1 Km segment during forecast period.
On the basis of application, the optical interconnect market is segmented into telecommunication and data communication. The data communication segment is estimated to dominate the market during forecast period. The adoption of cloud storage is increasing in the market and the technological advancement is taking place in the artificial intelligence, machine learning and deep learning. This increases data traffic across the networks which lead to high demand for high data rate transceivers which is used for efficient data communication. The data centers across the world are developing rapidly and this drives growth in data communication segment during forecast period.
North America region is estimated to hold largest market share during forecast period. Various leading datacenter companies such as Facebook, Google, Amazon, Apple and Microsoft etc are present in this region and these companies consist of large number of hyperscale datacenters installed in this region. The datacenters widely adopt the optical interconnect and increases demand for such market. This drives growth in North America region during forecast period.
The key market players in optical interconnect industry are Lumentum Operation LLC, ll-VI Incorporated, Molex LLC, Innolight Technology, NVIDIA Corporation, Sumitomo Electric Industries, Broadcom Inc., TE Connectivity, Fujitsu Ltd., Infinera Corporation, Acacia Communications Inc., Accelink Technology Co., Juniper Networks Inc., Amphenol Corporation and Neophotonics Corporation.
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