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Forecast Analysis: Enterprise Infrastructure Software, Worldwide, 2Q15 Update

Published: 20 August 2015

ID: G00273305

Analyst(s): Jin-Sik Yim, Matthew Cheung, Terilyn Palanca , Colleen Graham , Federico De Silva , Fabrizio Biscotti , Ruggero Contu , Michael Warrilow , Laurie Wurster


The enterprise infrastructure software market will grow modestly at a CAGR of 5.3% through 2019. This is slightly lower than the 5.4% CAGR forecast in 1Q15, but this small change at the macrolevel masks key adjustments made to the AIM, AD, security and virtualization infrastructure software markets.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

Market Impact

  • Overall Enterprise Infrastructure Software Market to Grow Modestly at a 5.3% CAGR Through 2019
  • Expectations for AIM and AD Adjusted to Reflect Traction of Application Platforms
  • Reduced Expectations for SHVD Due to Reduced Demand and Increased Alternatives
  • Regional Allocations for x86 Server Virtualization Infrastructure Adjusted Due to Latest Market Share Data


  • Application Infrastructure and Middleware
    • Functional Expansion and Unit Expansion
  • Virtualization Infrastructure Software
    • Buyer Demand
  • Security Software

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