The SSD market continued to contract in Q4/18 due to strong price declines and weakness in cloud SSD demand. Solid petabyte growth in the channel was able to offset anemic demand on the OEM side.

SSD Insights is a quarterly SSD market forecast published four times a year which includes shipment and capacity mix data for enterprise and client computing segmented by client OEM, channel, enterprise SATA, PCIe and SAS SSDs out to 2023. A further split of enterprise SSD into cloud and enterprise segments is provided.

Companies mentioned in this report include Intel, Kingston, Liteon, Micron, Samsung, Seagate, SK Hynix, Toshiba, and Western Digital.