Faced with ongoing cyclical headwinds and the projected impact of hyperscale public cloud, software-defined storage and hyperconverged integrated systems, Gartner reduced the ECB storage forecast five-year CAGR to 2.3%, down from 3.7%.
- Companion Documents
- Market Segment Highlights
- ECB Block-Access Storage: Negatively Impacted by Lethargic Regional Economies and Lower-Cost Alternatives
- ECB NAS: Alternative Solutions to Cannibalize NAS Spending
- ECB SPDASS: A Lumpy Market
- Regional Highlights
- North America
- Latin America
- Asia/Pacific, Excluding Japan
- GDP Forecast
- Average Terabytes per Unit
- Dollars per Terabyte
- Increased U.S. Government Spending
- Microsoft Azure
- Useful Life of ECB Storage Infrastructures
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