Gartner Research

Market Share Alert: Server Shipments, Worldwide, 1Q18

Published: 04 May 2018

ID: G00357914

Analyst(s): Kiyomi Yamada , Andrew H Kim , Robert Preston , Wataru Katsurashima , Uko Tian , Adrian O'Connell

Summary

Gartner's 1Q18 preliminary statistics show the server market grew by 15.4% due mainly to strong demand from the hyperscale segment. Technology product marketing leaders will need to expect ongoing component cost changes that will require server pricing adjustments in their plans.

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What You Need to Know

Findings: Top-Line Results

  • Geographic Trends: All Regions, Except EMEA and Japan, Grew
  • Vendor Trends: China-Based Vendors Continue Intensifying the Competitive Landscape

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