Gartner Information Technology Research

Forecast Analysis: Integrated Systems, Worldwide

Published: 14 February 2020

ID: G00465304

Analyst(s): Naveen Mishra , Roger W. Cox , Kiyomi Yamada


The integrated system market is projected to record a CAGR of 7.4% by 2023, with $14.5 billion in revenue. Starting in 2020, HCIS (appliance) becomes the biggest segment with a 40.5% share due to reduction in the integrated reference architecture outlook in this iteration.

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

Forecast Data Summary

Forecast Model Summary

Influencing Factors and Assumptions

  • Influencing Factor: User Preference: A Small Set of Integrated Reference Architecture Installed Base Customers Will Refresh to Alternatives Such as HCI and Modern IIS (dHCI)
    • Forecast Assumption: By 2022, 20% of existing integrated reference architecture installed base customers will refresh to alternative integrated systems options, especially HCIS and modernized IIS (dHCI), with a current transition of less than 10% today.
  • Influencing Factor: Sourcing Option — DRAM Undersupply Leading to Price Increase
    • Forecast Assumption: On an annual basis, server DRAM pricing will decline 4.8% in 2020 and increase 16% in 2021.

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