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Market Share Alert: Server Shipments, Worldwide, 1Q17

Published: 02 May 2017

ID: G00325049

Analyst(s): Hiroko Aoyama , Uko Tian , Nandita Iyer, Andrew H Kim , Kiyomi Yamada , Heeral Kota


Gartner's 1Q17 preliminary statistics show the server market declined by 0.5% year over year to 2.7 million units, with weakness at HPE, Dell and Lenovo offsetting strong growth by Huawei. Technology strategic planners should position their products to help users optimize their server cost.

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What You Need to Know

Findings: Top-Line Results

  • Geographic Trends: All Regions, Except China, Decline
  • Vendor Trends: HPE, Lenovo Lose Share, Huawei Continues to Gain

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