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Forecast Analysis: Servers, Worldwide, 3Q16 Update

Published: 20 October 2016

ID: G00296215

Analyst(s): Heeral Kota, Adrian O'Connell , Kiyomi Yamada , Hiroko Aoyama , Uko Tian , Jeffrey Hewitt


Business computing continues to shift to the cloud, thinning margins, while weak currencies depress budgets in Europe and Japan. Business unit leaders must plan for ongoing weak growth and downward margin pressure in the server market.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

Market Impact


  • Competitive Environment
  • Sourcing Preferences
  • Enterprise IT Budget


  • Regional Summary
  • About the New Forecast Methodology From 1Q16

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