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Global Low-End Servers Industry

October 1, 2013

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This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Low-End Servers in Thousand Units. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. The report profiles 42 companies including many key and niche players such as Acer America, Advanced Micro Devices Inc., Cisco Systems, Dell, Fujitsu Limited, Hewlett-Packard Company, Hitachi Data Systems, IBM Corporation, Intel Corporation, Lenovo, Microsoft Corporation, NCR Corporation, Oracle Corporation, and Sugon. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs.

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1

Disclaimers I-2

Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2

Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3

Product Definition and Scope of Study I-3

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1

Low-End Servers: A Prelude II-1

Table 1: Global Servers Market (2012): Percentage Breakdown

of Revenue by Server Class (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) II-2

Low-End/Volume Servers, Midrange Servers and High-end Servers:

A Comparative Study II-2

Leading Companies in the Low-end Servers Market II-3

Table 2: Global Low-End Servers Market (2012): Percentage

Breakdown of Revenue by Company (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) II-3

Table 3: Global X86 Servers Market (2012Q4): Percentage

Breakdown of Revenues by Leading Vendors (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-3

Recession Impact in Retrospect II-3

Servers and the Euro Zone Crisis II-4

2013 and Beyond for Low-end Servers II-5

Key Market Trends & Drivers II-6

Demand for Low Cost & Low Power Servers Accelerates II-6

x86: A Dominant Architecture for Low End-Servers II-6

Table 4: World Market for x86 Microprocessors (2012):

Percentage Market Share Breakdown of Key Vendors (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-7

ARM-Based Processors Set to Weaken x86 Architecture II-7

SMBs Drive the Market II-7

Server Clustering: A Beneficial Trend Driving Growth II-8

Low Cost Blade Servers: The Fastest Growing Segment of Low

End Servers Market II-8

Table 5: World Market for Blade Servers (2012): Percentage

Share Breakdown of Sales by End-Use Segment (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-9

Table 6: Leading Players in the Global Blade Servers Market

(Q32012): Revenue Market Share for HP, IBM, Cisco, Dell, and

Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-9

Servers with Multiple Cores: A Key Trend II-9

Asia-Pacific Offers Immense Growth Opportunities for Low-End

Servers II-10

Dominance of Large Server OEMs Wanes as ‘White Box’ Vendor

Penetration Gains Momentum II-10

Micro Servers: The Next Generation Low-End Servers II-11

Cloud Computing Reduces the Need for High Performance Servers

in Data Centers II-11

Growing Adoption of Cloud Computing: An Opportunity Indicator II-12

Table 7: World Enterprise Cloud Services Market (2011) -

Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues by Segment -

Software as a Service, Infrastructure as a Service and

Platform as a Service (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-12

Virtualization Threatens the Market for Low End Servers II-12

Table 8: Global Server Virtualization Market (2012):

Percentage Breakdown of Revenue by Vendor (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-13

Table 9: World Server Virtualization Market (2012):

Percentage Share Breakdown by Architecture (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-13

x86 Virtualization Cripples Low End-Server Market Prospects’ II-14

Table 10: World Server Virtualization Software Market

(2012): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenue by Server

Architecture (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-14

Table 11: Global x86 Server Virtualization Market (2012):

Percentage Share Breakdown by Vendor (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-14

The Server Industry: A Macro Perspective II-14

Table 12: World Servers Market (2012): Percentage Breakdown

of Revenue by Leading Vendors (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) II-15

Table 13: Global Servers Market (2012Q4): Percentage

Breakdown of Volume Sales by Leading Players (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-15

Server Operating System II-16

Table 14: World Server Market (2012): Percentage Breakdown

of Value Sales by Operating System (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) II-16

Server Architecture II-16

Table 15: World Server Market (2012): Percentage Breakdown

of Unit Sales by Architecture (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) II-17

Table 16: World Server Market (2012): Percentage Breakdown

of Revenues by Architecture (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) II-17

Servers: Definition and Classification II-17

Types of Servers by Price II-18

Types of Servers by Operating System II-18

Unix II-18

Windows Server II-19

Linux II-19

NetWare II-20

OpenVMS II-20

IBM i II-21

z/OS II-21

Types of Servers Based on Chip Types II-21

CISC II-21

RISC II-21

X86 II-22

x86-32 II-22

x86-64 II-23

Servers Based on Applications II-23

Web Servers: II-23

Application Servers: II-23

Specialized Servers: II-23

Media Servers: II-24

Mail (Exchange) Servers: II-24

Blade Servers: II-24

Mobile Rack Servers: II-24

Proxy Servers: II-24

2. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-25

EMC and Lenovo Enter into Global Technology Partnership II-25

AMD Acquires SeaMicro II-25

Sugon Inks OEM Agreement with NextIO II-26

3. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS II-27

Oracle Unveils New SPARC Server Range II-27

HP Introduces New HP Moonshot Software Defined Server II-27

Lantronix Introduces New xPicoTM Wi-Fi® Device Server II-28

Lenovo Launches ThinkServer® TD330 II-28

MiTAC Unveils New GFX ARM Server II-29

Dell to Introduce New ARM-based Copper Servers II-29

IBM Launches New PowerLinux Systems II-29

Intel Launches Low-Power SoC for High-Density Micro Servers II-29

NEC Expands the Express5800 IA Server Series with New

Express5800/HR120a-1 II-29

Alt-N Technologies Launches MDaemon® Messaging Server 13 II-30

Lenovo Introduces New ThinkServer RD430 and RD330 Rack Servers II-30

AMD Introduces AMD OpteronTM 6300 Series Server Processors II-30

HP Launches HP ProLiant Generation 8 Four-Socket Servers II-31

HP Launches Low-Power Servers II-32

Dell Launches PowerEdge C5220 Micro Servers II-32

IBM Introduces Power7+ for High-End Servers II-32

Calxeda Unveils New Low-Power EnergyCore Server II-32

Dell Introduces New R210 II Server II-33

SeaMicro Introduces SM 10000-64 Server II-33

Lenovo Introduces ThinkServer TS130 and TS430 Servers II-33

Intel Rolls Out Pentium 350 Processor II-33

EMC Introduces Low-End Storage Servers II-34

HP Introduces Proliant MicroServer II-34

Lenovo Introduces Low End ThinkServer Systems II-34

Intel Launches Atom D510 and Atom D410 Based Server Platforms II-34

4. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS II-35

Acer America (US) II-35

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (US) II-35

Cisco Systems (US) II-35

Dell, Inc. (US) II-36

Fujitsu Limited (Japan) II-36

Hewlett-Packard Company (HP) (US) II-36

Hitachi Data Systems (US) II-37

IBM Corporation (US) II-37

Intel Corporation (US) II-37

Lenovo (Hong Kong) II-38

Microsoft Corporation (US) II-38

NCR Corporation (US) II-38

Oracle Corporation (US) II-39

Sugon (China) II-39

5. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-40

Table 17: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Low-End Servers by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Japan,

Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units for

Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-40

Table 18: World Historic Review for Low-End Servers by

Geographic Region – US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific,

Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed

with Annual Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2004 through

2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-41

Table 19: World 15-Year Perspective for Low-End Servers by

Geographic Region – Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Sales

for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and

Rest of World for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-42

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1

A.Market Analysis III-1

Current & Future Analysis III-1

Increase in Demand for Low-end Servers by SMBs III-1

Low Cost Blade Servers: The Fastest Growing Segment in the US III-1

Table 20: North American Blade Servers Market (2012 Q2):

Percentage Breakdown of Share by Leading Vendors (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-2

Recession Impact on the US Low-end Servers Market III-2

Product Introductions/Innovations III-2

Recent Industry Activity III-8

Select Players III-10

B.Market Analytics III-14

Table 21: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Low-end Servers Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units

for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-14

Table 22: US Historic Review for Low-end Servers Analyzed

with Annual Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2004 through

2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-15

2. CANADA III-16

A.Market Analysis III-16

Current & Future Analysis III-16

B.Market Analytics III-16

Table 23: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Low-end Servers Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand

Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-16

Table 24: Canadian Historic Review for Low-end Servers

Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2004

through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-17

3. JAPAN III-18

A.Market Analysis III-18

Current & Future Analysis III-18

Recession Impact on the Japanese Low-end Servers Market III-18

The Japanese X86 Servers Market III-18

Table 25: Japanese x86 Servers Market (2012): Percentage

Breakdown of Unit Shipments by CPU Capacity (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-19

Table 26: Japanese Blade Servers Market (2012): Percentage

Breakdown of Dollar Sales by Product Segment (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-19

Product Introduction/Innovation III-19

Select Player III-20

B.Market Analytics III-20

Table 27: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Low-end Servers Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand

Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-20

Table 28: Japanese Historic Review for Low-end Servers

Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2004

through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-21

4. EUROPE III-22

A.Market Analysis III-22

Current & Future Analysis III-22

Impact of the Euro Crisis on the Region’s Server Market III-22

B.Market Analytics III-23

Table 29: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Low-End Servers by Geographic Region – France, Germany,

Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Analyzed

with Annual Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2010 through

2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-23

Table 30: European Historic Review for Low-End Servers by

Geographic Region – France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain,

Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Analyzed with Annual Sales

in Thousand Units for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-24

Table 31: Europe 15-Year Perspective for Low-End Servers by

Geographic Region – Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume

Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest

of Europe for Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-25

4a. FRANCE III-26

A.Market Analysis III-26

Current & Future Analysis III-26

B.Market Analytics III-26

Table 32: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Low-end Servers Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units

for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-26

Table 33: French Historic Review for Low-end Servers

Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2004

through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-27

4b. GERMANY III-28

A.Market Analysis III-28

Current & Future Analysis III-28

B.Market Analytics III-28

Table 34: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Low-end Servers Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units

for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-28

Table 35: German Historic Review for Low-end Servers

Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2004

through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-29

4c. ITALY III-30

A.Market Analysis III-30

Current & Future Analysis III-30

B.Market Analytics III-30

Table 36: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Low-end Servers Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units

for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-30

Table 37: Italian Historic Review for Low-end Servers

Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2004

through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-31

4d. UNITED KINGDOM III-32

A.Market Analysis III-32

Current & Future Analysis III-32

B.Market Analytics III-32

Table 38: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Low-end Servers Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units

for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-32

Table 39: UK Historic Review for Low-end Servers Analyzed

with Annual Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2004 through

2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-33

4e. SPAIN III-34

A.Market Analysis III-34

Current & Future Analysis III-34

B.Market Analytics III-34

Table 40: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Low-end Servers Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units

for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-34

Table 41: Spanish Historic Review for Low-end Servers

Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2004

through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-35

4f. RUSSIA III-36

A.Market Analysis III-36

Current & Future Analysis III-36

B.Market Analytics III-36

Table 42: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Low-end Servers Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units

for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-36

Table 43: Russian Historic Review for Low-end Servers

Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2004

through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-37

4g. REST OF EUROPE III-38

A.Market Analysis III-38

Current & Future Analysis III-38

B.Market Analytics III-38

Table 44: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future

Analysis for Low-end Servers Analyzed with Annual Sales in

Thousand Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-38

Table 45: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Low-end Servers

Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2004

through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-39

5. ASIA-PACIFIC III-40

A.Market Analysis III-40

Current & Future Analysis III-40

Asia-Pacific Drives Global Server Demand III-40

Table 46: Asia-Pacific Servers Market (2012): Percentage

Share Breakdown of Revenues by Leading Players (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-40

Table 47: Asia-Pacific Servers Market (2012): Percentage

Share Breakdown of Unit Sales by Leading Players (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-41

Rising Proliferation of SMBs in the Region Drive the Low-end

Servers Market III-41

Recent Industry Activity III-41

B.Market Analytics III-43

Table 48: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future

Analysis for Low-end Servers by Geographic Region – China,

India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Analyzed with Annual

Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2010 through 2018

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-43

Table 49: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Low-End Servers

by Geographic Region – China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific

Markets Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units for

Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-44

Table 50: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Low-End

Servers by Geographic Region – Percentage Share Breakdown of

Volume Sales for China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific for

Years 2004, 2012 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-45

5a. CHINA III-46

A.Market Analysis III-46

Current & Future Analysis III-46

China Spearheads Growth III-46

Recent Industry Activity III-46

Sugon – A key Player III-46

B.Market Analytics III-47

Table 51: Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Low-end Servers Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units

for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-47

Table 52: Chinese Historic Review for Low-end Servers

Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2004

through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-48

5b. INDIA III-49

A.Market Analysis III-49

Current & Future Analysis III-49

Server Market in India Abounds with Opportunity III-49

Table 53: Indian Market for Servers (2012): Percentage

Breakdown of Dollar Sales by Architecture (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-49

B.Market Analytics III-50

Table 54: Indian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Low-end Servers Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units

for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-50

Table 55: Indian Historic Review for Low-end Servers

Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2004

through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-51

5c. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC III-52

A.Market Analysis III-52

Current & Future Analysis III-52

Product Introductions/Innovations III-52

Lenovo (Hong Kong) – A Key Player III-53

B.Market Analytics III-54

Table 56: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future

Analysis for Low-end Servers Analyzed with Annual Sales in

Thousand Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-54

Table 57: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Low-end

Servers Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units for

Years 2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-55

6. LATIN AMERICA III-56

A.Market Analysis III-56

Current & Future Analysis III-56

Itautec S/A (Brazil) – A Key Player III-56

B.Market Analytics III-56

Table 58: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future

Analysis for Low-end Servers Analyzed with Annual Sales in

Thousand Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-56

Table 59: Latin American Historic Review for Low-end Servers

Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2004

through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-57

7. REST OF WORLD III-58

A.Market Analysis III-58

Current & Future Analysis III-58

B.Market Analytics III-58

Table 60: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future

Analysis for Low-end Servers Analyzed with Annual Sales in

Thousand Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-58

Table 61: Rest of World Historic Review for Low-end Servers

Analyzed with Annual Sales in Thousand Units for Years 2004

through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-59

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 42 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries – 48)

The United States (33)

Japan (3)

Germany (1)

Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (10)

Latin America (1)

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