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Forecast: Servers by Form Factor, Worldwide, 3Q13 Update

Published: 25 October 2013

ID: G00257767

Analyst(s): Uko Tian , Kiyomi Yamada , Hiroko Aoyama , Errol Rasit , Jennifer Wu, Jeffrey Hewitt


In 2013, the blade server revenue share will increase to 16.9% of the total server market, while the blade shipment share will reach 11.8%. The compound annual growth rate from 2012 through 2017 in units for multinode server shipments is forecast at 10.6%.

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