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Forecast: Hard-Disk Drives, Worldwide, 2013-2020, 1Q16 Update

Published: 24 May 2016

ID: G00293624

Analyst(s): John Monroe


Reflecting weak PC demand and increasing SSD incursions, combined with enduring demand in enterprise markets, Gartner forecasts a negative 7.1% CAGR in HDDs from 2015 through 2020, but vendor revenue will fall at only a 2.4% CAGR, owing to data growth and mix shifts toward business-critical HDDs.

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