Technavio estimates global modular data center market to grow at a CAGR of 30% by 2019

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Modular data center: Key market research findings

  • Growing adoption of software-defined data centers (SDDCs)
  • Increase significance of IT equipment module

Technavio has released a new market research report on the global modular data center market, to its data centers portfolio. The global modular data center market is expected to generate revenues of $23 billion between 2015 and 2019. Modular data centers are gaining prominence among enterprises owing to their increased efficiency in terms of powering entire data center operations with a lower capital investment. The Americas dominate the global market for modular data centers, accounting for around 44% of the overall market share. Enterprises in the region are restructuring their existing facilities as modular data centers to reduce the amount of electricity consumption by data centers.

The new industry research report from Technavio discusses in detail the key drivers and trends responsible for the growth of this market and its sub-segments.

“Enterprises prefer software-defined modular data centers where the hardware infrastructure is managed through intelligent software systems. Implementation of such SDDCs will help organizations to achieve centralized management of business-critical operations. Vendors like IO and Baselayer have adopted SDDC for the modular data center environment,” says Faizan Akhtar, Industry Manager, ICT, Technavio Research.

The market for IT equipment in modular data center is likely to experience significant growth as it has opened good opportunities for IT equipment vendors. There are many modular data center vendors that are offering IT infrastructure for data center, which includes IBM, Dell, SGI and HP.  This market is expected to become a major revenue generator for the global data center IT equipment market.

The key vendors in the global modular data center market include Dell, Emerson Network Power, HP, Huawei, IBM, Schneider Electric, and SGI. There are many vendors in the market with a strong customer base in a particular location. Several global enterprises are also acquiring innovative vendors to enter the market. 

A more detailed analysis is available in the Technavio report, Global Modular Data Center Market 2015-2019.

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