Gartner Research

Market Share Alert: Server Shipments, Worldwide, 3Q17

Published: 02 November 2017

ID: G00325051

Analyst(s): Uko Tian , Andrew H Kim , Hiroko Aoyama , Heeral Kota, Kiyomi Yamada , Adrian O'Connell


Gartner's 3Q17 preliminary statistics show the server market grew by 4.3% from 3Q16 due to strong demand from the hyperscale segment, even as buyers were feeling the impact of higher memory costs. 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 Japan and Latin America, Grow
  • Vendor Trends: China-Based Vendors Intensify Competitive Landscape

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