Thursday 9 April 2015,
The new report recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global Mega Data Center Market: Avaya Corp., Cisco Systems Inc., Dell Inc., EMC Corp. (Emc²), Emerson Electric Co., Fujitsu Ltd., Hitachi Ltd., Hewlett Packard Co. (HP), IBM Corp., Intel Corp., Juniper Networks Inc., NetApp Inc., Rittal GmbH & Co. KG and Schneider Electric SE.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from the report's team said: “One key trend upcoming in this market is the interconnection of mega data centers, which allows the user to have a single password to access all interlinked accounts. It is beneficial for the smooth functioning of data. ”
According to the report, one of the main drivers of this market is the growing Global Cloud Computing market, which has become one of the fastest-growing concepts in recent years. It enables the integration of both software and IT infrastructure, which can be delivered directly over the internet as a service. It provides a facility, whereby a company can expand network capacity to withstand the changing scenario. The IT landscape is transforming at a faster pace as businesses move their collaboration and computing applications to the cloud.
Further, the report states that one of the major challenges that the market faces is finding suitable locations for data center facilities. There are several factors to be taken into consideration when choosing a location, such as weather events and natural calamities that can hinder the overall functioning of the data center.
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.