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Invest Implications: Forecast Analysis: Consumption-Based Pricing Adoption in the x86 Server Market

Published: 15 June 2020

ID: G00730966

Analyst(s): Andrew Neff


Consumption-based pricing models are gaining acceptance by IT users to conserve cash and to increase elasticity. Server vendors must provide a flexible, agile and cloud-like CBP offering to be competitive. Gartner forecasts 5.6% of x86 server spending will be consumed as CBP by 2024.

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