Thursday 26 March 2015, Amsterdam
The report recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Data Center Infrastructure Support Services Market in Sub-Saharan Africa: Eaton Corp., Emerson Network Power Co., Raritan Inc., Rittal Corp., Schneider Electric SA, Stulz ATS Inc. and Tripp Lite.
The report said: “One of the major trends in the market is the rapid adoption of cloud computing and cloud-based applications. End-users are storing their data and applications over the cloud infrastructure, which is enabling them to gain access to the content from any remote location using the internet.”
According to the report, one of the major factors driving this market is the increased focus on green data center facilities and systems. The growing concerns regarding reduction of power consumption in data center facilities and several regulatory restrictions being imposed on data center facilities, the end-users are taking various measures to control the power consumption and cooling of the data center facility.
Further, the report states that one of the major challenges that the market faces is the cross-vendor integration of data center equipment leading to complexity in integrating the various equipment and solutions in the data centers. Enterprises are finding it difficult to zero in on the equipment and computing solutions that are best suited to their needs and requirements because of the increasing number of vendors providing data center solutions.
The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.