EMEA WLAN equipment market up 188% in Q2 2004

Q2 EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa) results from IDC show that the EMEA WLAN market declined by 10% QTQ in Q2 2004 but is up 188% YTY, reaching a total end-user revenue of $320 mln. Price erosion and lower shipments of access points and add-on clients are the main cause for the revenue decline. Wireless switch revenue, however, started to take off and saw an increase of 363% compared to Q1 2004.