Worldwide Server Forecast

Worldwide Server Forecast Update, 2017–2021

IDC, Date of Publication: Nov 16, 2017, 17 Pages
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This study provides Worldwide Quarterly Server Forecast clients with the foundation of market and technology assumptions that our regional analysts used to generate our current expectations for server market growth and directions. In a market as broad and complex as the enterprise server market, not all assumptions that lead to specific technology or product segment growth predictions can be listed in a concise document. Nevertheless, this document is intended to provide clients with some of the fundamental drivers for the server market's course.

Worldwide Server Forecast Update, 2017–2021
TABLE OF CONTENTS

List of Attachments
IDC Market Forecast Figure
Figure: Worldwide Server Value of Shipments Snapshot
Executive Summary
Advice for Technology Suppliers
Market Forecast
Table: Worldwide Server Value of Shipments by CPU Type, 2016–2021 ($M)
Table: Worldwide Server Shipments by Operating System, 2016–2021
Table: Worldwide Server Value of Shipments by Operating System, 2016–2021 ($M)
Table: Worldwide Server Shipments by Form Factor, 2016–2021
Table: Worldwide Server Value of Shipments by Form Factor, 2016–2021 ($M)
Table: Americas Server Value of Shipments by CPU Type, 2016–2021 ($M)
Table: EMEA Server Value of Shipments by CPU Type, 2016–2021 ($M)
Table: Asia/Pacific Server Value of Shipments by CPU Type, 2016–2021 ($M)
Market Context
Drivers and Inhibitors
Drivers
Cloud Infrastructure Adoption
On-Premise Hardware Service Lease Contracts Will Be Increasing
Non-x86 Servers Are Not Following the Same Path as Dinosaurs
Inhibitors
Exchange Rates
Data Security Issues
Significant Market Developments
Changes from Prior Forecast
Figure: Worldwide Server Shipments, 2012–2021: Comparison of April 2017 and November 2017 Forecasts
Figure: Americas Server Shipments, 2012–2021: Comparison of April 2017 and November 2017 Forecasts
Figure: EMEA Server Shipments, 2012–2021: Comparison of April 2017 and November 2017 Forecasts
Figure: Asia/Pacific Server Shipments, 2012–2021: Comparison of April 2017 and November 2017 Forecasts
Market Definition
Methodology
Server Type and CPU Type
Server Type
CPU Type
Form Factors
Rack-Optimized Server
Tower Server
Large System
Blade Server
Density-Optimized Server
Form Factor Categorization
Figure: IDC Server Tracker Form Factor Classification
Operating System
Related Research

Date of Publication:
Nov 16, 2017
File Format:
PDF via E-mail
Number of Pages:
17 Pages