However, concern about data security is a key restraint for the market growth as is the case with other data storage market. Security concerns lead to less adoption of technologies, which limits the market growth. Additionally, the data explosion has led to rising demand for big data analysis and cloud storage solutions. This growth in storage capacity has dramatically increased the energy consumption due to lack of environmentally friendly storage solutions, which is one of the restraints for the market growth. Market players are engaged in research and development to overcome this challenge.
Some of the key companies profiled in this report are EMC Corporation, Dell Inc., International Business Machines Corporation (IBM), Hewlett-Packard Company, Cisco Systems Inc., Seagate Technology, Western Digital Corporation, Toshiba Corporation, Hitachi Data Systems (HDS), and Symantec Corporation.
The in-depth analysis provides market intelligence with respect to segments based on products/ services, industry verticals, data storage technologies and geographies
Detailed analysis of the top factors impacting the growth of the market based on the short and medium term projections
Value chain analysis provides key inputs about the role of all stakeholders of the market
Porter’s five force analysis provides deep-dive information about the potency of suppliers & buyers, threat of new entrants & substitutes along with competitive scenario of the market
SWOT analysis and recent developments of key players are included in the report so that companies can understand the competitive scenario of the market and make strategies for better market capitalization
Estimations are calculated according to the current market scenario and projected future trends for the analysis period of 2013-2020 with base revenue of 2012
The report provides in-depth analysis of the trends and opportunities in various geographies so that companies can make region specific plans to gain competitive advantage
PERSONAL AND ENTRY LEVEL STORAGE (PELS) MARKET SEGMENTS
Non-cloud based storage
Recordable Discs for PELS
Flash Drives for PELS
Hard Disk Drives (HDD) for PELS
Solid State Drives (SSD) for PELS
Cloud based storage for PELS
BY DATA STORAGE TECHNOLOGY
Serial Attached SCSI (SAS)
Direct Attached Storage (DAS)
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Cloud Based Storage
IP Based Storage
Fiber Channel Storage
BY INDUSTRY VERTICALS
Healthcare and Life Sciences
Media and Entertainment
Rest of the World (RoW)
Storage Device Manufacturers
Data Center and Cloud Service Provider
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