Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) Market in UK 2012-2016
- ID: 2680671
- October 2013
- Region: United Kingdom, Great Britain
- 44 pages
The analysts forecast the VDI market in the UK to grow at a CAGR of 12.92 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing adoption of handheld devices for enterprise computing. The VDI market in the UK has also been witnessing the increasing hosting of virtual desktops over the cloud infrastructure. However, the rapid evolution of technology is creating a need for expertise which could pose a challenge to the growth of this market.
The report, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Market in the UK 2012-2016, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the UK region; it also covers the virtual desktop infrastructure 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 Citrix Systems Inc., Microsoft Corp., Oracle Corp., and VMware Inc.
Other vendors mentioned in the report are Desktone Inc., Quest Software Inc., and Redhat Inc.
Key questions answered in this report:
- What will the market size be in 2016 and 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?
You can request one free hour of our analyst’s time when you purchase this market report. Details are provided within the report.
The report is also available as part of our annual subscription offer. Please get in touch with our customer service team in order to find out more. SHOW LESS READ MORE >
01. Executive Summary
02. Scope of the Report
02.1 Market Overview
02.2 Product Offerings
03. Market Research Methodology
03.1 Market Research Process
03.2 Research Design
03.3 Research Methodology
04. List of Abbreviations
06. Market Landscape
06.1 Market Overview
06.2 Market Size and Forecast
06.3 Average Cost per Seat per Annum
06.4 PC Shipment and Virtual Desktop Infrastructure
06.5 Average Cost of VDI Desktop Solution
06.6 End-user Segmentation by Operating System
06.7 Five Forces Analysis
07. Buying Criteria
08. Market Growth Drivers
09. Drivers and their Impact
10. Market Challenges
11. Impact of Drivers and Challenges
12. Market Trends
13. Trends and their Impact
14. Vendor Landscape
14.1 Competitive Scenario
14.1.1 Mergers and Acquisitions
14.2 Market Share Analysis 2012
14.3 Other Prominent Vendors
15. Key Vendor Analysis
15.1 VMware Inc.
15.1.1 Business Overview
15.1.2 Key Information
15.1.3 SWOT Analysis
15.2 Citrix Systems Inc.
15.2.1 Business Overview
15.2.2 Key Information
15.2.3 SWOT Analysis
15.3 Microsoft Corp.
15.3.1 Business Overview
15.3.2 Key Information
15.3.3 SWOT Analysis
15.4 Oracle Corp.
15.4.1 Business Overview
15.4.2 Key Information
15.4.3 SWOT Analysis
16. Other Reports in this Series
List of Exhibits
Exhibit 1: Market Research Methodology
Exhibit 2: Virtual Desktop Infrastructure
Exhibit 3: Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Market in UK 2012-2016 (US$ million)
Exhibit 4: Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Market in UK by Spending 2012-2016
Exhibit 5: Average Cost of Virtual Desktop Infrastructure per Seat per Annum 2012-2016 (US$)
Exhibit 6: New PC Shipments in the UK 2012-2016 (Units in million)
Exhibit 7: New Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Licenses in the UK 2012-2016 (units in thousands)
Exhibit 8: Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Solution by Spending per User (percent)
Exhibit 9: Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Market in UK End-user Segmentation by Operating System 2012
Exhibit 10: Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Market by Vendor Segmentation 2012
Commenting on the report, an analyst from the team said: “Cloud computing and cloud-based application provisioning is finding increased adoption from end-users and enterprises across the globe. Enterprises have realized the benefits associated with cloud computing and are finding increasing adoption. Virtual desktop infrastructure solutions are also being provided over the cloud infrastructure which is cheaper compared to hosting similar solutions in the internal infrastructure. The services are delivered to the end-users over the internet which is decreasing the capital and operational expenses associated with virtual desktop provisioning.”
According to the report, one of the major drivers is the increasing adoption of handheld devices for enterprise computing by the enterprises in the UK. Smartphones, tablets, and other handheld devices are equipped with sufficient computing capabilities which are enabling the end-users to access the enterprise content using their handheld devices.
Further, the report states that one of the major challenges is the rapid evolution of technology across the globe creating the scarcity on the expertise required to efficiently manage the network dynamics. The network administrator must be experienced enough to tackle any problems that are encountered during the execution.
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.