Market Research Report
2014 Server Systems and Connector Forecast 2010 - 2020
|Published by||Bishop & Associates, Inc.||Product code||294552|
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|2014 Server Systems and Connector Forecast 2010 - 2020|
|Published: January 21, 2014||Content info:||
The report provides detailed server unit statistics, as well as connector market statistics and background information by server business segment. Server business segments covered in this report include:
The approximately $50B+ server market has had a nominal 5-7.5% AGR with higher growth cycles in up years. Major business-to-business segments of the industry are sensitive to economic cycles. 2011 was an up year after the 2008-2009 recession and recovery in 2010. The market was led in revenues by IBM (33.7%), followed by HP (26.9%), Dell (14.6%), Oracle-Sun (5.3%), Fujitsu (3.6%) and all others (15.8%).
The server market is dominated by North America suppliers: IBM, HP, Dell, Oracle/Sun, but there are aggressive/innovative smaller firms, including several in Taiwan and China, plus a trend toward large end users like Google, assembling their own. This, combined with a trend toward cloud computing, server virtualization, and low power micro-server systems, is changing the server landscape.
Major suppliers both outsource and have their own factories in North America, Europe and Asia. The dynamics of competition are as follows: