Data center construction market in the US to witness mega data centers with Tier 4 standards

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This market research report presents a detailed segmentation of the data center construction market in the US by electrical construction (UPS, energy storage, generators, and transfer switches and switchgear), by mechanical construction (cooling solutions and racks), and by general construction (architecture, site preparation, frames, walls and doors, raised flooring, ceilings, and security systems). Key vendors in the market are Corgan Associates, DPR Construction,  Fluor, and others.

Technavio’s market research analysts estimate the data center construction market in the US to grow at a CAGR of around 4% between 2016 and 2020. The demand for cloud-based services and the growth of the Internet of Things (IoT) have pushed enterprises in the US to construct adequate data centers. Of late, the organizations are developing green data center facilities to reduce power consumption and carbon dioxide emissions. The growing demand for robust IT infrastructure across businesses in the country, along with an increase in data complexity, will result in more innovations in the data center domain.

The new market research report from Technavio provides a breakdown and analysis of the data center construction segments by technology.

“Enterprises using data centers are focusing to develop green data centers in the US that consume significantly less amount of power and minimize environmental impact. Concepts such as evaporative cooling, use of low-emission building materials, and waste recycling are some of the methodologies utilized in green data centers. Moreover, green data center facilities help in running IT operations, power, and cooling infrastructure in an energy-efficient manner, thereby propelling this market’s growth until the end of 2020,” says Rakesh Panda, Lead Analyst, ICT, Technavio Research

The UPS segment accounts for a significant part of the market share and is expected to reach more than USD 1,690 million by 2020. UPS systems provide backup power during disruptions that might interfere with the workload and may harm equipment such as servers and storage units. The increasing adoption of UPS systems across several upcoming data centers in the US is expected to the aid in the growth of this market segment until the end of 2020.

The key players in the data center construction market in the US include Corgan Associates, DPR Construction,  Fluor, and others. This is highly competitive with nearly 4000 operational data centers across the country. Most vendors have established long-term working relationships with enterprises for the construction and renovation of their data centers.

A more detailed analysis is available in the Technavio report, Data Center Construction Market in the US 2016-2020

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