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Market Share Alert: Server Shipments, Worldwide, 2Q17

Published: 01 August 2017

ID: G00325050

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


Gartner's 2Q17 preliminary statistics show the server market declined by 0.9% from 2Q16 to 2.7 million units despite strong demand from hyperscale users reflecting the impact of higher memory cost. 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 and North America, Decline
  • Vendor Trends: China-Based Vendors Increase Worldwide Share

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