Silicon photonics market involves the production of photonic systems which have silicon as the optical medium. Waveguides, modulators, switches, photodetectors, lasers, couplers and links are the building blocks of the silicon photonic systems. Silicon photonics obviously has a wide range of applications in different industries like telecom, data centers, high performance computing, high quality video recording and transfer, metrology, medical and defense. The global silicon photonics market is expected to cross $1 billion by 2022 at an estimated CAGR of 21.39%. High performance computing though still not commercialized to the extent expected will be a major growth driver. Telecommunications however will be the backbone on which the global silicon photonics market is expected to thrive.
The market has been segmented by geography as North America, Europe, Asia, and Rest of the World (RoW). Market size and forecast is provided for each of these regions. A detailed qualitative analysis of the factors responsible for driving and restraining growth of the silicon photonics market and future opportunities are provided in the report.
Competitive landscape for each of the product types is highlighted and market players are profiled with attributes of company overview, financial overview, business strategies, product portfolio and recent developments. Market shares of the key players for 2015 are provided. Sample Companies profiled in this report are:
- Mellanox Technologies,
The report contains the most detailed and in-depth segmentation of the silicon photonics in HPC and telecommunications market.