Open standards chassis generated $221 mln in 2004

AdvancedTCA will make its mark in the steadily growing Open Standards Chassis (OSC) market over the next several years, according to In-Stat. The AdvancedTCA portion of the OSC market will grow steadily from $221 million in 2004 to multiple billions of dollars in 2009. There are several drivers pushing along the AdvancedTCA and overall OSC markets. A recent driver is telecommunications providers that are attracted to OSCs in networking equipment because of potential cost savings.