Modern Market Research for Networking Communications

Cignal AI provides active and insightful market research for the networking component and equipment market as well as its end customers. Our work blends expertise from a variety of disciplines to offer a unique, informed perspective on the continuous evolution of networking communications, and includes both quantitative and qualitative analysis of the technology markets.

Cignal AI provides reporting on Optical and Packet Transport Hardware, Applications, and Customer Markets on a quarterly and annual subscription basis. Cignal AI clients subscribed to one or more of our market reports receive Active Insight news service as a benefit, free of charge, during their subscription term.


Tabulates the entire transport equipment market according to hardware based features and capabilities


Identifies, quantifies, and forecasts portions of transport market that address specific functions or customer applications

Customer Markets

Tabulates transport equipment purchased by operators representing several customer verticals

Active Insight

Cignal AI’s news service, delivering articles and analysis on important optical market events and items of interest as they occur

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ECOC 2019 Notes and Observations

Hosted in Dublin this year, ECOC 2019 offered three days of interaction with primarily component companies. Equipment and service provider attendance was minimal, although a handful did make the trip to the component-centric show.

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Infinera Announces XR Optics

Infinera introduced its roadmap concept for XR optics, the industry’s first point-to-multipoint coherent optical subcarrier aggregation technology. Andrew Schmitt provided editorial commentary in the release.

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