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High-End Enterprise Servers - Global Strategic Business Report

  • Published: July 2009
  • Region: Global
  • 632 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for High-End Enterprise Servers in Millions of US$. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual forecasts are provided for each region for the period of 2006 through 2015. A five-year historic analysis is also provided for these markets.

The report profiles 49 companies including many key and niche players worldwide such as Acer, Inc., Apple, Inc., Appro International, Inc., Aspera, Inc., ASUSTeK Computer, Inc., BEA Systems, Inc., Borland Software Corporation, CCS Infotech Limited, Cisco Systems, Inc., Dell, Inc., ETegro Technologies PLC., Founder Group, Fujitsu Limited, Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation, Fujitsu Siemens Computers, Groupe Bull, HCL Infosystems Ltd., Hewlett-Packard Company, Hitachi, Ltd., Inspur Co., Ltd., International Business Machines Corporation, Itautec S.A., Lenovo Group Limited, Mitac International Corporation, NCR Corporation, NEC Corporation, NEC Corporation of America, Silicon Graphics, Inc., Stratus Technologies Bermuda Ltd., Sun Microsystems, Inc., Super Micro Computer, Inc., Toshiba Corporation, Turbolinux, Inc., Unisys Corporation, READ MORE >

HIGH-END ENTERPRISE SERVERS

A GLOBAL STRATEGIC BUSINESS REPORT

CONTENTS

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
Disclaimers I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-3
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3

II. Executive Summary

1. MARKET OVERVIEW II-1
Market Wears Resilient Outlook Amid Challenging Conditions II-1
Global Market Analysis II-1
Global Recession Hits Worldwide Server Market II-1
Worldwide Server Market II-1
Vendor Market Scenario II-2
Table 1: World Server Market by Leading Vendors (2006-2008) -
Sales Revenue (in US$ Million) and Market Share (in %) for
IBM, HP, Dell, Sun, Fujitsu/FSC and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-3
Market by Operating Systems II-3
Table 2: World Server Market by Operating System (2006-2015) -
Sales Revenue (in US$ Million) and Market Share (in %) for
Windows, Unix, Linux and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-4

Table 3: World Server Market by Operating System (2006-2015) -
Sales (in Thousand Units) and Market Share (in %) for
Windows, Unix, Linux and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-5
Market for X86 in Q4 2008 II-5
Market for Blade Servers in Q4 2008 II-6

2. PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-7
Introduction - Enterprise Server II-7
Server Platform II-7
Types of Enterprise Servers II-7
Enterprise Servers - A Comparative Study II-8
High-End Enterprise Servers (HEES) II-8
Efficiency Analysis II-8
Server Types by Operating System II-8
UNIX II-8
Windows Server II-10
Windows Server Software II-10
Linux II-10
NetWare II-11
OpenVMS II-12
IBM i II-12
z/OS II-13
Servers based on Chip Types II-13
CISC II-13
RISC II-14
x86 II-14
x86-32 II-15
x86-64 II-15
Supercomputer II-16
Typical Applications II-16
Mainframes II-16
Itanium II-17

3. PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/INTRODUCTIONS II-18
IBM Launches Power 595, Its Most Powerful High-End Unix Server
Ever II-18
IBM Releases Power 575 with Water Cooling II-18
NEC Releases High-End Express5800 SigmaBlade Servers II-18
Intel Unveils Xeon® Processor 7400 Series Offerings II-18
NEC and Unisys Develop Shared Server Platform II-19
Fujitsu Rolls Out PRIMEQUEST™ 540A and 580A High-End Servers II-19
Bull Unveils High-End Server, Escala PL6460R II-19
Supermicro Unveils High-End SuperServers II-20
IBM Unveils Power6 II-20
Intel Unveils Xeon® 7300 Line of Quad-Core Processors II-21
IBM to Launch New Xeon Servers II-21
Sun and Fujitsu to Launch New High-End Servers II-21

4. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-22
Oracle Bags BEA Systems II-22
STME Becomes IT Infrastructure Partner for Saudi Arabian Airlines II-22
Network Engines Acquires Alliance Systems II-22
Sun Bags Key Vendor Status for STC Project II-23
Dawning Partners with Intel - Forays into Chinas HES Market II-23
PSI Enters into Marketing Deal with NEC II-23
Bull and IBM Extend Strategic Association with New Initiatives II-23
ETegro Enters into OEM deal with Novell II-24

5. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS II-25
Acer, Inc. (Taiwan) II-25
Apple, Inc. (USA) II-25
Appro International, Inc. (USA) II-25
Aspera, Inc (USA) II-25
ASUSTeK Computer, Inc. (Taiwan) II-26
BEA Systems, Inc. (USA) II-26
Borland Software Corporation (USA) II-26
CCS Infotech Limited (India) II-27
Cisco Systems, Inc. (USA) II-27
Dell, Inc. (USA) II-27
ETegro Technologies PLC (Russia) II-28
Founder Group (China) II-28
Fujitsu Limited (Japan) II-28
Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation (USA) II-29
Fujitsu Siemens Computers (The Netherlands) II-29
Groupe Bull (France) II-29
HCL Infosystems Ltd. (India) II-30
Hewlett-Packard Company (USA) II-30
Hitachi, Ltd (Japan) II-31
Inspur Co., Ltd. (China) II-31
International Business Machines Corporation (USA) II-32
Itautec S.A. (Brazil) II-32
Lenovo Group Limited (Hong Kong) II-33
Mitac International Corporation (Taiwan) II-33
NCR Corporation (USA) II-33
NEC Corporation (Japan) II-33
NEC Corporation of America (USA) II-34
Silicon Graphics, Inc. (USA) II-34
Stratus Technologies Bermuda Ltd. (Bermuda) II-34
Sun Microsystems, Inc. (USA) II-35
Super Micro Computer, Inc. (USA) II-35
Toshiba Corporation (Japan) II-36
Turbolinux, Inc. (Japan) II-36
Unisys Corporation (USA) II-36
Uniwide Technologies, Inc. (South Korea) II-37
Wipro Infotech (India) II-37

6. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-38
Table 4: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
High-End Enterprise Servers by Geographic Region - North
America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales in US$ Million for
Years 2006 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-38

Table 5: World Historic Review for High-End Enterprise Servers
by Geographic Region - North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific,
and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2001 through 2005
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-39

Table 6: World 10-Year Perspective for High-End Enterprise
Servers by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of
World Markets for Years 2006, 2009 & 2015 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-40

III. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 49 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 57)

Region/Country Players

The United States / 32
Japan / 5
Europe / 6
France / 1
Germany / 1
The United Kingdom / 2
Rest of Europe / 2
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) / 13
Latin America / 1

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