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Forecast Analysis: Servers, Worldwide, 2Q14 Update

Published: 25 July 2014

ID: G00261207

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


Server market end-user spending in current dollars will decline 1.7%, while shipments will rise 4.3% in 2014. Greater China will be the region with the strongest end-user spending for current dollar growth in 2014, at 6.5%, and will also overtake Western Europe as the second-largest region in 2017.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

Market Impact

  • Server Forecast 2Q14 Versus 1Q14
  • Regional Highlights
    • Mature Asia/Pacific
    • Emerging Asia/Pacific
    • Greater China
    • Japan
    • EMEA
    • Latin America
    • North America


  • Macroeconomic, Geopolitical, Demographic, Lifestyle and Cultural Factors
    • Product Life Cycles
    • Product Migration
    • New Usage Types

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