The entire safety equipment market confirmed constructive year-over-year development in each vendor revenues and shipments for the 2nd quarter of 2016, in accordance. Worldwide vendor revenues within the second quarter elevated 5.eight% yr over yr to US$2.75 billion, and shipments grew 15.2% yr over yr for a complete of 659,305 models. The Unified Risk Administration (UTM) sub-market has doubled in dimension over the past 5 years and continues to be the main driver for all the market, IDC stated. The UTM market generated revenues of US$1.35 billion within the second quarter for year-over-year development of 13.four%. In the course of the first half of the yr UTM vendor revenues grew 15.7% in comparison with the primary half of 2015 to US$2.6 billion and it’s the solely sub-market with double-digit development for seven consecutive years.
Within the 2nd quarter of 2016, america remained the biggest market with 41% of worldwide safety equipment market income and year-over-year development of 6.Zero%. Asia/Pacific was the second largest area with 22% of whole worldwide revenues and year-over-year development of 1.7%. Western Europe accounted for 20% of worldwide vendor income and had annual development of 5.9% in comparison with the identical quarter of 2015. “The second quarter saw growth of 5.8% led by growth in the UTM, IDP, and Messaging Security categories. UTM continues to be the only category with sustained strong growth metrics,” stated Elizabeth Corr, analysis analyst, Safety Merchandise. Additionally, for the associated business, there’s information occurring just lately, peripheral IC vendor ITE Tech is anticipated to see its revenues develop 12-15% sequentially within the third quarter of 2016 with EPS for the three-month interval reaching NT$Zero.75-Zero.eight, based on a Chinese language-language Industrial Occasions report. The corporate posted revenues of NT$764 million (US$24.34 million) within the second quarter of 2016, up four.23% on quarter and 10.09% on yr. The corporate’s gross sales will stay robust in September reaching about NT$300 million, the identical quantity it recorded in August, throughout which revenues had been up 14.eight% on month and 11.6% on yr, stated the paper.
A gradual rebound within the PC market will profit ITE, the paper famous. ITE focuses on peripheral chips, together with PC I/O controller chips, and HDMI and displayPort (DP) interface controller chips, the paper famous.