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Forecast Analysis: Servers, Worldwide

Published: 31 July 2019

ID: G00383659

Analyst(s): Jeffrey Hewitt , Adrian O'Connell , Wataru Katsurashima , Uko Tian , Kiyomi Yamada , Naveen Mishra


Server market spending is slightly reduced, posting a five-year compound annual growth rate of 0.5% through 2023, while shipments will grow at a five-year CAGR of 2%. Greater China will continue to lead other regions with a CAGR of 2.6%, despite concerns regarding the U.S. and China trade issues.

Table Of Contents
  • Forecast Assumptions
  • Market Impacts
  • Notable Changes

Forecast Data Summary

  • Market Deceleration in 2019, Followed by a Recovery in 2020

Forecast Model Summary

Influencing Factors and Assumptions

  • Influencing Factor: Ecosystem — Persistent Memory in the Market
    • Forecast Assumption
  • Influencing Factor: Business Initiatives — Increasing Computing Demand at the Edge
    • Forecast Assumption
  • Influencing Factor: Business Initiatives — Increasing DBMS/Analytics in the Cloud
    • Forecast Assumption

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