Switch Prices Decline

October 2005
Business Communications Review;Oct2005, Vol. 35 Issue 10, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decline in the Ethernet switch prices. Ethernet switch average selling prices fell 5 percent sequentially following five consecutive quarters where prices were flat. This decline is a result of increased competition in conjunction with recent introductions of many new Ethernet switches as well as strong growth in Fast Ethernet, which carries a lower price per port than Gigabit Ethernet and 10 Gigabit Ethernet.


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