Huawei said – quoting an IDC report — its data center switch market revenue grew 137 percent in 2014.
On the other hand, the global data center switch sales revenue increased 10 percent.
Huawei’s sales revenue in Q4 2014 accounted for 4 percent of the global data center switch market revenue. Huawei moved to No. 4 in Q4 2014 from No. 7 in Q4 2013.
The Chinese ICT vendor achieved this position in three year after launching CloudEngine series data center switches in the global market in 2012.
“With our continuous dedication towards R&D investment in data center networks, we strongly believe that Huawei’s data center network products and solutions will be the preferred choice for many more customers,” said Yu Li, general manager, Data Center Network Domain, Huawei.
More than 600 enterprises have deployed Huawei’s Cloud Fabric Solution and CloudEngine series data center switches. Large enterprises, Internet Service Providers (ISPs), financial institutions, and educational organizations are some of the customers of Huawei data center solutions.
China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC), Alibaba Group, Agricultural Bank of China (ABC), Specialist Computer Centres (SCC), and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) are some of its cusotmers.
Huawei has sold more than 3,000 CloudEngine 12800 data center switches globally.