Worldwide cable-modem shipments totaled more than 3 million units in the
third quarter of 2002, a 19.4 percent increase from the same period last year,
according to Dataquest Inc., a unit of Gartner Inc.
Worldwide cable-modem shipments totaled 2.5 million units in the third
quarter of 2001.
Motorola Broadband Communications Sector remained No. 1 with 32.6 percent of
the market. The company continued to do well in the Data Over Cable Service
Interface Specification space, where it was also the top vendor.
Terayon Communication Systems Inc. fell from No. 2 to the No. 5 spot due to a
weak quarter in the non-DOCSIS segment.
Gartner Dataquest found that non-DOCSIS units accounted for only 1.3 percent
of worldwide cable-modem customer-premises-equipment units in the third