FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Enterprise Videoconferencing and Telepresence Equipment Qview showed mostly positive results in the second quarter of 2015 (2Q15) with overall videoconferencing equipment revenue increasing 4.8% quarter over quarter and 5.1% year over year. However, the enterprise video infrastructure equipment continued its decline due to the increasing availability of video cloud service offerings. Total worldwide enterprise video equipment market revenue in 2Q15 was over $507 million, up from $484 million in 1Q15. The total number of videoconferencing units sold in 2Q15 increased 7.4% quarter over quarter and 21.0% year over year in 2Q15.
"And customers continue to work through determining how best to provision their video deployments, as more software-centric and cloud-based service offerings become part of the enterprise video market landscape."
From a market segment perspective:
- Multi-codec telepresence equipment revenue increased 70.3% quarter over quarter and 8.0% year over year. Unit shipments were also up 67.7% sequentially and 14.8% year over year.
- Room-based videoconferencing system revenue increased 3.7% over the first quarter and 8.8% compared to one year ago. Unit shipments increased 1.6% quarter over quarter and 11.1% year over year.
- Personal videoconferencing systems revenue - including executive desktop systems - increased 36% quarter over quarter and 80.8% year over year. Unit shipments were up 26.0% sequentially and 58.8% on an annual basis.
- Video infrastructure equipment revenue - including MCUs and other video-related infrastructure - continued its declining trend, decreasing -19.4% quarter over quarter and -30.0% year over year.