Software Defined Networking (SDN) Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, And Forecast, 2012 - 2018
- Language: English
- 82 Pages
- Published: August 2013
- Region: Global
The analysts forecast the Global Data Center Integrated Infrastructure Systems market to grow at a CAGR of 51.84 percent over the period 2014-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increased deployment of data centers. The Global Data Center Integrated Infrastructure Systems market has also been witnessing the transition to SDN solutions. However, the concerns regarding vendor lock-in could pose a challenge to the growth of this market.
The report, the Global Data Center Integrated Infrastructure Systems Market 2014-2018, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Americas, and the EMEA and APAC regions; it also covers the Global Data Center Integrated Infrastructure Systems market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.
The key vendors dominating this market space are Dell Inc., Hitachi Data Systems Corp., Hewlett-Packard Co., IBM Corp., Oracle Corp., and VCE Company LLC.
Other vendors mentioned in the report are EMC Corp., Fujitsu Ltd., NetApp Inc., and Teradata Corp.
Key questions answered in this report:
- What will the market size be in 2018 and at what will the growth rate be?
- What are the key market trends?
- What is driving this market?
- What are the challenges to market growth?
- Who are the key vendors in this market space?
- What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
- What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?
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01. Executive Summary
02. List of Abbreviations
03. Scope of the Report
03.1 Market Overview
03.2 Product Offerings
04. Market Research Methodology
04.1 Market Research Process
04.2 Research Methodology
06. Market Landscape
06.1 Five Forces Analysis
07. Geographical Segmentation
07.1 Global Data Center Integrated Infrastructure Systems Market by Geographical Segmentation 2013
07.2 Data Center Integrated Infrastructure Systems Market in the Americas
07.2.1 Market Size and Forecast
07.3 Data Center Integrated Infrastructure Systems Market in the EMEA Region
07.3.1 Market Size and Forecast
07.4 Data Center Integrated Infrastructure Systems Market in the APAC Region
07.4.1 Market Size and Forecast
08. Buying Criteria
09. Market Growth Drivers
10. Drivers and their Impact
11. Market Challenges
12. Impact of Drivers and Challenges
13. Market Trends
14. Trends and their Impact
15. Vendor Landscape
15.1 Competitive Scenario
15.2 Other Prominent Vendors
16. Key Vendor Analysis
16.1 Dell Inc.
16.1.1 Business Overview
16.1.2 Key Information
16.1.3 SWOT Analysis
16.2 Hitachi Data Systems Corp.
16.2.1 Business Overview
16.2.2 Key Information
16.2.3 SWOT Analysis
16.3 Hewlett-Packard Co.
16.3.1 Business Overview
16.3.2 Key Information
16.3.3 SWOT Analysis
16.4 IBM Corp.
16.4.1 Business Overview
16.4.2 Key Information
16.4.3 SWOT Analysis
16.5 Oracle Corp.
16.5.1 Business Overview
16.5.2 Key Information
16.5.3 SWOT Analysis
16.6 VCE Company LLC
16.6.1 Business Overview
16.6.2 Key Information
16.6.3 SWOT Analysis
17. Other Reports in this Series
List of Exhibits:
Exhibit 1: Market Research Methodology
Exhibit 2: Global Data Center Integrated Infrastructure Systems Market 2013-2018 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 3: Global Data Center Integrated Infrastructure Systems Market by Geographical Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 4: Data Center Integrated Infrastructure Systems Market in the Americas 2013-2018 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 5: Data Center Integrated Infrastructure Systems Market in the EMEA Region 2013-2018 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 6: Data Center Integrated Infrastructure Systems Market in the APAC Region 2013-2018 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 7: Global Data Center Integrated Infrastructure Systems Market by Vendor Segmentation 2013
Commenting on the report, an analyst from the team said: “An SDN is a network architecture wherein the software interacts directly and dynamically with the network infrastructure. The software includes applications, content, services, etc. that are stored or executed in data centers. An SDN is unique because applications and services do not normally interact directly with the network infrastructure and they are not visible to the network. Enterprises can partition their networks for private use through the adoption of SDN technologies. This can help organizations such as banks share confidential data more securely among themselves. Moreover, security firewalls can be added as application software in the network, making the network economical and manageable. Through SDN deployment, IT can become agile by organizing the network services and monitoring the network through high-level policies instead of low-level network device configurations.”
According to the report, among the numerous growth drivers for the Global Data Center Integrated Infrastructure Systems market, increased deployment of data centers is the major growth driver. Enterprises are increasingly deploying data centers to reduce the cost of infrastructure, technology, and human resources. Moreover, data centers are helpful in disaster recovery and they improve the network infrastructure security. Hence, enterprises are consolidating their applications and services into a single point of operation by centralizing their IT systems.
Further, the report states that one of the main challenges is that the investment required for data center integrated infrastructure systems is huge, and thus it takes time for enterprises to generate a substantial return on investment. Implementing a complete data center integrated infrastructure system solution usually takes a considerable amount of time. This increases the criticality of the process because, once the deployment has started, it becomes very costly to make any changes. It also requires expensive additional infrastructure, complex programming, and extra time and money to ensure data integration and quality.
The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.
- Dell Inc.
- Hitachi Data Systems Corp.
- Hewlett-Packard Co.
- IBM Corp.
- Oracle Corp.
- VCE Company LLC.
- EMC Corp.
- Fujitsu Ltd.
- NetApp Inc.
- and Teradata Corp.