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Invest Implications: ‘Forecast: External Storage Systems, Worldwide, All Countries, 2016-2023, 2Q19 Update’

Published: 05 July 2019

ID: G00441393

Analyst(s): Andrew Neff

Summary

Despite higher spending on solid-state arrays, external controller-based storage is forecast to decline at a 5.8% five-year CAGR through 2023 as IT budgets shift to public cloud and hyperconverged integrated systems. The outlook for 2019 spending was also lowered, owing to lower SSD pricing.

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