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Global wireline broadband access equipment revenues for 3Q17 experienced flat growth sequentially and a 6% increase YoY.


  • 10G EPON OLT dominated next-gen PON shipments in 3Q17.
  • DSL revenues were sustained by next-gen VDSL technologies and CAF-II funding. stalled in 3Q17.
  • DOCSIS 3.1 upgrades slowed

Features and Benefits

  • Analyzes the wireline broadband access equipment vendors' 3Q17 results versus the sequential and YoY quarters.
  • Assesses market share for vendors by equipment type and region.
  • Examines unit shipments and revenues.

Key questions answered

  • How did the FTTx PON market perform in 3Q17? Will 2017 surpass the performance of 2016?
  • How did the xDSL and market perform in 3Q17? Are shipments growing?
  • How did the CMTS/CCAP market perform in 3Q17?

Table of contents


  • In brief
  • Ovum view

3Q17 results

  • Quarterly revenues showed mixed results among segments, overall growth YoY
  • Rolling 4Q results
  • Analysis of 3Q17 revenues

Market share changes

  • Huawei, Nokia, and ZTE remained market share leaders

FTTx PON results and market share changes

  • PON equipment remained strong in 3Q17
  • FTTx PON market share and changes
  • 3Q17 FTTx PON product revenues
  • 3Q17 FTTx PON shipments

DSL/ results and market share changes

  • 3Q17 DSL/ revenues declined 8% sequentially and increased 2% YoY
  • DSL/ market share and changes
  • 3Q17 DSL/ shipments

CMTS/CCAP results and market share changes

  • 3Q17 CMTS/CCAP declined 10% sequentially and 18% YoY
  • CMTS/CCAP market share and changes
  • 3Q17 CMTS/CCAP shipments

Market trends

  • 2017 is only the beginning of next-gen


  • Methodology
  • Further reading
  • Author

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