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Why Hyperscale Cloud Providers Lead the Server Market

Why Hyperscale Cloud Providers Lead the Server Market

While demand from cloud computing service providers has driven overall market performance in the past, other areas of the server market are beginning to show growth. Worldwide server shipments increased 11.1 percent year over year to 2.67 million units in 3Q17.

via Digital Lifescapes

Cognitive Systems Cross-Industry Apps Gain Momentum

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Cognitive Systems can extract value from all types of data — including unstructured data — within new platforms that can learn at scale, reason with purpose and interact with humans via natural language.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

How Cognitive HPC Platforms Transform Big Data Analytics


There’s an explosion of data being created by a variety of existing and emerging IT applications. Converting raw data into meaningful insights is a global trend that’s driving demand for solutions.

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Hyperconverged Systems Revenue Reached $2.2B in 2016

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Demand for simplified IT infrastructure, to be used in corporate data centers, gained momentum during the last couple of years as more CIOs attempted to offer their internal users compute and storage that could be provisioned quickly — similar to the major public cloud service providers.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Why Software-Defined IT Solutions are Gaining Momentum

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Server, storage and networking hardware revenue decreased 1.1 percent year-to-year in the first quarter of 2016 (1Q16), due to ongoing software prioritization in the IT data center market, according to the latest market study by TBR.

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Ascent of the Hyperscale, Hybrid IT Operating Model Trends

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Investments in modernizing IT infrastructures will be critical to most businesses, driving up global data center server and storage array revenues at a 1.2 percent CAGR from 2015 to 2020 — reaching $88 billion in revenue, according to the latest market study by Technology Business Research (TBR).

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Why IT Data Center Hardware is Shifting to Open Platforms

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Lower-cost open industry-standard servers and networking products were key drivers for overall data center hardware market growth, but revenue from proprietary servers and storage was pressured by commoditization trends. TBR reports that proprietary server revenue declined 7.7% year-to-year in 2Q15.

Source: TBR