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Forecast: x86 Server Virtualization Infrastructure, Worldwide, 2018 Update

Published: 10 August 2018

ID: G00367099

Analyst(s): Michael Warrilow


The market for on-premises x86 server virtualization software has plateaued. Technology product managers focused on enterprise data center infrastructure must revise their product go-to-market to successfully navigate a market that will become increasingly saturated by 2022.

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Forecast Data


  • Growth Opportunities in Emerging Markets
  • Changing Competitive Landscape


  • Price and Maintenance
  • Demand
    • Company Adoption
    • Unit Adoption
    • Purchase Style Installed Base
    • Unit Expansion
    • Replacement


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