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Forecast Analysis: Servers, Worldwide, 1Q17 Update

Published: 19 April 2017

ID: G00325654

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


The 1Q17 server forecast has reduced slightly from 4Q16, reflecting the ongoing shift to cloud computing and a price hike from weak currencies against the U.S. dollar through the forecast period. Technology business unit leaders must plan for ongoing weak growth and downward margin pressure.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

Market Impact


  • Supply
    • Pricing
    • Technology Roadmap
  • Demand
    • Technology Preferences
    • Enterprise IT Budget
    • Consumer Service

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