LAN switch market down 2%

The market for local area network switches dipped 2% in Q2 from Q1 2004, when 13% growth had been reported, according to IDC. But the LAN switch market is up 23% from Q2 2003.

The market for local area network switches dipped 2% in Q2 from Q1 2004, when 13% growth had been reported, according to IDC. But the LAN switch market is up 23% from Q2 2003. Port shipments fell 1% sequentially but were up 34% YTY.