The market for server is expected to grow at a CAGR of around 9.8% from 2020 to 2027 and expected to reach the market value of around US$ 168.9 Bn by 2027.
A server is a system or a computer that serves information or service to other computers which are termed as clients over a network. These client computers can connect to the server through a local area network (LAN) or a wide area network (WAN) such as the internet. Moreover, the server is a vital piece of an enterprise's IT infrastructure and tends to have more storage, memory, and processing power than a normal workstation or client. The client computers request information from the server over the network, the respective browser sends a request to the server asking for the particular file when the machines and server are connected. Basically, it's a computer without peripherals like monitors and keyboards and operates entirely as a saving location. And make the stored data accessible to the computers or clients when connected to a network.
The increasing number of new data centers across the global economies and especially in developing economies is supporting the market growth. The cloud service providers are upgrading their servers across the various industry verticals like IT and telecom, healthcare, BFSI, government, and defense in order to manage the continuously rising volume of data. The continuously increasing demand for enhanced security, more storage, and processing speeds for managing higher data volume is additionally bolstering the market growth. Furthermore, underdeveloped economies and an exponential increase in the data volumes across the globe due to an increasing number of internet users as well as shifting operations over the computer network across the industries is anticipated to create potential opportunities over the forecast period from 2020 to 2027.
However, system downtimes due to hardware failure and cybersecurity concerns are major challenges for the growth of the server market during the forecast period.
Segment Instance of Global Server Market
Large Enterprise contributed to the maximum revenue share in the server market
In 2019, large enterprises lead the market with maximum revenue share, and the segment is also projected to maintain its dominance over the forecast period from 2020 to 2027. The continuous exponential growth in the data volume of large enterprises across the globe is supporting the segmental market value. The early adoption of advanced Industry Vertical solutions in large enterprises due to their advance and supportive IT infrastructure is contributing to their dominance. The large organizations of developing economies are further projected to create growth in the near future.
IT & Telecom sector accounted for the maximum revenues hare in the global server market of 2019
Based on the industry vertical, the IT & telecom segment dominated the global server market in 2019 and the segment is also projected to maintain its dominance throughout the estimated period. The overall dependency of this sector on the data centers and servers for their operations is primarily supporting the major market share in terms of revenue. The expanding IT and Telecom sector worldwide and especially among the developing and underdeveloped economies is boosting the segmental market value. The increasing demand among the un-penetrated market is further projected to create growth over the forecast period.
Asia Pacific is projected to exhibit fastest growth over the forecast period from 2020 to 2027
The Asia Pacific region along with its major developing economies is anticipated to exhibit the fastest growth over the estimated period from 2020 to 2027. The rapid industrialization and globalization in the developing economies of the region are supporting the adoption as well as the demand for advanced Industry Vertical infrastructure in the regional market. The continuous efforts made by the government and the major industry players for the uplift of the data center infrastructure in their respective countries are additionally bolstering the regional market value.
Key Market Players
The players profiled in the report include IBM, Dell, Fujitsu, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., Inspur Technologies Co. Ltd., Lenovo, and others
Market By Product
Open Compute Project (OCP)
Market By Enterprise Size
Market By Industry Vertical
IT & Telecom
Government & Defense
Market By Geography
• Rest of Europe
• South Korea
• Rest of Asia-Pacific
• Rest of Latin America
Middle East & Africa
• South Africa
• Rest of Middle East & Africa
The market for server is expected to reach a market value of around US$ 168.9 Bn by 2027.
The server market is expected to grow at a CAGR of around 9.8% from 2020 to 2027.
Large enterprise size segment is leading the global server market
IT & Telecom is the leading segment by industry vertical in the server market
The increasing number of new data centers, cloud service providers are upgrading their servers across the various industry verticals, and continuously increasing demand for enhanced security, more storage, and processing speeds for managing higher data volume are some of the key drivers of the global server market
IBM, Dell, Fujitsu, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., Inspur Technologies Co. Ltd., and Lenovo are some of the prominent players in the market.
Asia Pacific is expected to be the fastest growing market over the forecast period