Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) Market in the US 2014-2018
- ID: 2686172
- October 2013
- Region: United States
- 44 Pages
The analysts forecast the Virtual Desktop Infrastructure market in the US to grow at a CAGR of 8.47 percent over the period 2014-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the need for remote access interfaces for the enterprises. The Virtual Desktop Infrastructure market in the US has also been witnessing the growing adoption of cloud-based virtual desktop infrastructure solutions. However, the huge capital expenditure into network restructuring could pose a challenge to the growth of this market.
The report, the Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Market in the US 2014-2018, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report focuses on the US; 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., MokaFive, Quest Software Inc., RedHat Inc., and Unidesk Corp.
Key questions answered in this report:
- What will the market size be in 2018 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?
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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 Market Overview
06.2 Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Market Size and Forecast
06.3 Average Cost per Seat per Annum
06.4 Number of Seats Deployed
06.5 Total Cost of Operations
06.5.1 Spending on Hardware and Software
06.6 Five Forces Analysis
07. End-user Segmentation by Operating System
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
15.1.1 Mergers and Acquisitions
15.2 Market Share Analysis 2013
15.3 Other Prominent Vendors
16. Key Vendor Analysis
16.1 Citrix Systems Inc.
16.1.1 Business Overview
16.1.2 Key Information
16.1.3 SWOT Analysis
16.2 Microsoft Corp.
16.2.1 Business Overview
16.2.2 Key Information
16.2.3 SWOT Analysis
16.3 Oracle Corp.
16.3.1 Business Overview
16.3.2 Key Information
16.3.3 SWOT Analysis
16.4 VMware Inc.
16.4.1 Business Overview
16.4.2 Key Information
16.4.3 SWOT Analysis
17. 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 the US 2013-2018 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 4: Average Cost of Virtual Desktop Infrastructure per Seat per Annum 2013-2018 (US$)
Exhibit 5: Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Market in the US by Number of Seats Deployed 2013-2018 (Units in million)
Exhibit 6: Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Spending (percent)
Exhibit 7: Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Hardware and Software Spending (percent)
Exhibit 8: Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Market in the US End-User Segmentation by Operating System 2013
Exhibit 9: Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Market in the US by Vendor Segmentation 2013
Commenting on the report, an analyst from the team said: “Cloud computing and cloud-based applications and services are witnessing increasing adoption from enterprises and end-users. With increasing bandwidth support being provided by the communication service providers, there is a rapid increase in the access of enterprise data and application by end-users is using smartphones, tablets, and other handheld devices. Virtual desktop infrastructure images are being stored in the data centers and accessed over the cloud infrastructure which is decreasing the operational costs considerably. Further, with the cloud-based virtual desktop solutions finding increasing adoption, there are many applications being supported on the cloud which are being accessed over the virtual desktop infrastructure solutions.”
According to the report, one of the major drivers is the need for remote access interfaces to enterprise applications and data. With the adoption of virtual desktop infrastructure solutions, enterprises and end-users are able to easily access the applications and data from any location using their handheld devices.
Further, the report states that one of the major challenges is the concern for the huge capital expenditure required for restructuring the enterprise network to support the virtualized applications and services. Enterprises are required to procure the virtualization software and supporting applications which form the base for enterprises to deploy the applications for their end-users.
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.