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Market Share Analysis: External Controller-Based Disk Storage, Worldwide, 2017

Published: 17 May 2018

ID: G00351760

Analyst(s): John Monroe , Andrew H Kim , Suzie Low , Santanu Patro, Robert Preston , Wataru Katsurashima


Strong growth in solid-state arrays helped slow the decline in external controller-based storage revenue in 2017. Technology strategic planners need to embrace shifting storage buying behaviors toward future technologies to maximize growth opportunities.

Table Of Contents

Market Share Data

Overall Market Segment Performance Analysis

  • Regional Highlights
    • Asia/Pacific
    • Japan
    • Latin America
    • North America

Top Vendors Analyzed

  • Dell EMC
  • HPE
  • Hitachi
  • Huawei
  • IBM
  • NetApp
  • Pure Storage

Mergers and Acquisitions

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