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Terabyte Tuesday 1Q14: Storage Growth Rates Slowing

Published: 20 February 2014

ID: G00262369

Analyst(s): Andrew Neff, Roger W. Cox

Summary

Storage spending growth rates are slowing because of the uncertain global economic outlook and the increasing availability of alternative storage infrastructure solutions. Storage-centric EMC and NetApp gained share, as did HP. Company Impact: EMC, HPQ, IBM, NTAP.

Table Of Contents

Overview

  • Storage Forecast Lowered
  • Observations on Storage Positioning for Dell, IBM and HP
    • Dell: Prolonged Recovery
    • HP: Trending Upward
    • IBM: Gross-Margin-Driven

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