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Forecast Analysis: Servers, Worldwide, 2Q17 Update

Published: 14 August 2017

ID: G00333252

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

Summary

Gartner's global server forecast is largely unchanged compared with the last iteration. 2017 is expected to finish with slight growth of 1.2% year over year in constant-currency terms. Increasing evaluations of cloud alternatives will create downward pressure on the 2017 results.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

Market Impact

Assumptions

  • Supply
    • Technology Roadmap
    • Pricing
    • Technology Preferences
    • Enterprise IT Budget

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