Enterprise Servers Market is forecasted to grow at XX% CAGR and reach $XXX million by 2020. The market is growing at a decent pace, and isn’t going to saturate during the forecast period.
A server is a hardware system that works on an opposite software and offers network services by functioning across the computer network. A server can work on a single computer termed as a server computer or on a network comprising of many interconnected computers.
One of the major drivers of the enterprise servers market is the rise in demand for x86 servers. Demand for enterprise servers is growing with the progress in cloud computing solutions and services market. Enterprises offering cloud computing services are implementing enterprise servers to encounter the speed and uptime demand for their services. The evolving big data trend is also driving the implementation of enterprise servers across various industry verticals. Big data analytics is being used by all giant companies across the industry verticals and it needs servers with high processing capabilities. Additionally, the use of analytics and big data processing software is growing across industry verticals which are also driving the growth of enterprise servers market. Yet, high initial and installation costs linked with the use of enterprise servers is one of the major restraints in the market. Also, high level of technical skills is essential for the installation and maintenance of enterprise servers.
Market Segmentation is done on the basis of operating system, chip type, operating system bits, verticals and geography.
According to operating system, market is divided into
- UNIX operating systems.
On the basis of chip type, enterprise servers are of two types
- Reduced Instruction Set Computing (RISC)
- Complex Instruction Set Computing (CISC).
The two major types of enterprise servers on the basis of operating system bits are
- 64-bit enterprise servers
- 32-bit enterprise servers.
On the basis of verticals, enterprise server solutions are used by various industry verticals which include
- Manufacturing Industry
- Financial services
- Insurance (BFSI) sector
- Retail Sector
- Media and Entertainment
- Telecom and IT
- Healthcare Industry.
Geographically, the enterprise servers market has been segmented into five regions, namely,
- North America
- Latin America
- Asia Pacific
- Middle East and Africa
In terms of revenue, North America dominates the enterprise servers market, followed by European region. The United States, France, Japan and Germany are the most important countries driving the progress of enterprise servers market in North American and European region.
Major players in the enterprise servers market are Apple, Inc., Cisco Systems, Inc., Dell, Inc., Fujitsu Siemens Computers, Acer, Inc., HCL Infosystems Ltd., Hewlett-Packard Company, Hitachi, Ltd., IBM Corporation, Lenovo Group Limited, Toshiba Corporation, and Wipro Infotech among others.