Transceiver is a device includes both a transmitter and a receiver that is combined together and share common circuitry or a single housing. Ethernet is a cost effective solution for better and faster connections. Owing to these factors ethernet transceivers is finding its application in different industries. The market has been segmented into by end use industry telecommunication, automotive, healthcare, industrial, consumer electronics, information technology and communication among others.
The market for ethernet transceivers by region has been segmented into, Europe, Asia Pacific, North America, MEA (Middle East and Africa) and South America. The prime end use industry of ethernet transceivers market includes telecommunication, automotive, healthcare, information technology and communication among others. Ethernet transceivers are also known as Medium Attachment Unit (MAU), it is a transceiver which transforms signals on an ethernet cable to and from Attachment Unit Interface (AUI) signals. Rising demand for data exchange in advanced vehicles, the automotive industry implemented networks such as Local Interconnect Network (LIN), Controller Area Network (CAN) which is increasing the application of ethernet transceivers in automotive industry. Additionally, increasing demand for advanced technology and increasing data trafficking in information technology field is contributing in the positive development of the ethernet transceivers market globally.
Rising demand for wireless base station which facilitates wireless communication between network and user equipment is one of the prime drivers for the market. Growing implementation of ethernet transceivers in medical devices is boosting the market globally. New wireless transceivers technology invented primarily for medical devices is another major driving factor for the market. Telecommunication and information technology industry is one of the prime end user of ethernet transceivers. With the rising advancement in the technological front, some of the companies are focusing on manufacturing ethernet transceivers designed primarily for industrial and consumer electronics applications. The basic features of these devices are Wake-On-LAN and energy efficient ethernet functionality. These features enable system sleep modes for improved power savings. Increasing demand for power saving electronic products across different end use industries such as automotive, telecommunication and healthcare is fueling the market for ethernet transceivers in different regions globally.
In 2016, North America accounted largest market share in terms of revenue for the ethernet transceivers market, followed by Asia Pacific and Europe. The U.S. is leading the ethernet transceivers market in North America. Increasing adoption for cloud computing is one of the prime driving factor for the market. China, Japan, India are some of the major market contributing in the positive development of the market for ethernet transceivers. In Europe, Germany, France, U.K., Italy are holding a prominent position in the ethernet transceivers market. Brazil, Argentina are anticipated to contribute positive growth over the forecast period from 2017 to 2025. In Middle East and Africa, there has been considerable advancement and development in the field of information technology and telecommunication field is fueling the demand for ethernet transceivers market.
Microchip Technology Inc. (The U.S.), Analog Devices, Inc. (The U.S.), Infineon Technologies AG (Germany), Curvature (The U.S.), Lumentum Operations LLC (The U.S.), Broadcom Limited (The U.S.), NXP Semiconductors N.V. (The Netherlands), Fujitsu Ltd. (Japan), EMCORE Corporation (The U.S.), NEC Corporation (Japan), ROHM Semiconductor (Japan), Accelink Technologies Co., Ltd. (China), Luxtera Inc. (The U.S.), NeoPhotonics Corporation (The U.S.), Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd. (Japan), Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd (China), Qorvo (The U.S.), Foxconn Electronics Inc (Japan), MRV Communications (The U.S.) among others are some of the major players operating in the ethernet transceivers market globally. Merger and acquisition along with long and short term business alliances with other companies are some of the major business strategies adopted by the companies operating in the ethernet transceivers market.