FEBRUARY 27, 2007
According to Gartner, the Indian server market has witnessed an excellent quarter as it annually grew by 23 percent in terms of the server revenue on the back of an overall shipment growth of six percent. With a shipment of 27,818 units, the Indian server market was pegged at $132.6 million during the last quarter of the year 2006 (Oct-Dec). As compared to last year, this quarter emerged as an excellent quarter with an annual revenue increase of 23 percent. As per the latest Gartner estimates, Indian server market has been sized at $532.2 million for calendar year 2006 with a shipment of 1,13,986 units thus registering annual revenue growth of 11.8 percent in 2006.
The market for servers appears to be growing at significant levels during last year, very cool. Check out this article it’s very interesting, it mentions that consolidation and virtualization account for some of this expenditure, and that blades are becoming more popular.