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Data Center Power Market - Global Outlook and Forecast 2018-2023

Data Center Power Market - Global Outlook and Forecast 2018-2023

The global data center power market is estimated to reach values of approximately $19 billion by 2023, growing at a CAGR of more than 6% during 2017-2023. The market research report also offers market size analysis in terms of power capacity (MW) during the forecast period.

The integration of automation solutions across facilities will allow solutions to predict maintenance requirements, component failures, and automatic switchovers for uninterrupted operations in the global market. The deployment of fuel cells and the use of renewable energy sources across mega and hyperscale facilities will create new avenues for vendors in the market. The global data center power market is driven by improving the efficiency of power infrastructures that are adopted across facilities. The increasing adoption of modular infrastructure that is more efficient, require less maintenance, and reduce space will transform the global market. The market research report provides in-depth market analysis and segmental analysis of the global data center power market by electrical infrastructure, UPS systems, generators, tier standards, and geography.

The report considers the present scenario of the global data center power market and its market dynamics for the period 2018−2023. It covers a detailed overview of various market growth enablers, restraints, and trends. It also profiles and analyzes the leading companies and various other prominent companies operating in the global data center power market.

Data Center Power Market - Dynamics

The increasing availability of tax incentives, renewable energy sources, and reliable power supply are some of the primary factors attributing to the growth of the global data center power market. Regions such as Brazil, Southeast Asia, and India are investing heavily in redundant power infrastructures such as generators and UPS systems to ensure uninterrupted operations across facilities in the market.The global data center power market is witnessing the use of hydrogen-powered fuel cells that are designed to provide pricing and reliability benefits to end-users. These fuel cells are a viable option in cities where the electricity pricing is rising and cities with frequent power fluctuation in the electricity grid in the market. DRUPS have a greater fault clearing capability because of low impedance and are considered more efficient compared to order systems available in the global market. These systems are designed to consist of flywheel or battery powered UPS along with a diesel generator.

Data Center Power Market - Segmentation

This market research report includes a detailed segmentation of the market by electrical infrastructure, UPS systems, generators, tier standards, and geography. The UPS segment dominated the majority of the market share in 2017, growing at a CAGR of over 6% during the forecast period. The increase in adoption of flywheel or lithium ion UPS systems is augmenting the development of this segment in the global market. Installation of 500 kVA - 1000 kVA UPS systems across multiple data halls to boost revenues in the global data center power market.

The >2 MW segment dominated the market share in 2017, growing at a CAGR of around 6% during the forecast period. Tier III segment occupied the largest market share in 2017, growing at a CAGR of more than 5% during the forecast period. More than 1000 kVA UPS systems occupied around 1/3rd of the market share in 2017, growing at a CAGR of over 6% during the forecast period.

Market Segmentation by Electrical Infrastructure

  • UPS systems
  • Generators
  • Transfer Switch and Switchgear
  • Rack PDU
  • Other Infrastructure
Market Segmentation by UPS Systems
  • <=500 kVA
  • 500 kVA - 1000 kVA
  • >1000 kVA
Market Segmentation by Generators
  • <1 MW
  • 1 MW - 2 MW
  • >2 MW
Market Segmentation by Tier Standard
  • Tier I and Tier II
  • Tier III
  • Tier IV
Data Center Power Market - Geography

The global data center power market by geography is segmented into Americas, EMEA, and APAC. The Americas dominated more than 1/3rd of the market share in 2017, growing at a CAGR of around 4% during the forecast period. Mega datacenters with a capacity of over 10 MW across the glove will increase the demand for efficient infrastructure in the global data center power market over the next few years. APAC dominated 1/3rd of the market share in 2017, growing at a CAGR of more than 9% during the forecast period. The growing internet population, increasing use of social media, penetration of smartphones, adoption of public cloud and hybrid cloud services, and the need for enterprises to migrate from a server room environment to datacenters are some of the factors attributing to the growth of this region.

Market Segmentation by Geography
  • Americas
  • US
  • Canada
  • Latin America
  • EMEA
  • Western Europe
  • Nordic
  • Eastern Europe
  • MEA
  • APAC
  • China & Hong Kong
  • Singapore
  • Australia
  • Rest of APAC
Key Vendor Analysis

The global data center power market is witnessing the presence of top players that are developing innovative products which offer 90% efficiencies across facilities. The partnership between vendors and facilities operators is critical and will intense the competition in the global market. Facility operators will consider adoption of lithium-ion batteries, fuel cell technology, and intelligent PDUs to improve the efficiency of the facility. Vendors are innovating on modular power solutions that help reduce power wastage and improve efficiency which will intensify the competition in the global data center power market during the forecast period.

The major vendors in the global market are:
  • ABB
  • Caterpillar
  • Cummins
  • Eaton
  • Schneider Electric
  • Vertiv
  • ther prominent vendors include AEG Power Solutions, Active Power (Piller Power Systems), Bloom Energy (Fuel Cells), Cyber Power Systems, Delta Group, FG Wilson, Fuji Electric, Geist Global, Genrac Power Systems, Hitachi Hi-Rel Power Electronics, Hitech Power Protection, HPE, KHOLER (SDMO), Legrand, Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, MTU On Site Energy, Riello UPS, Rittal, KSTAR, Socomec Group, Toshiba, Tripp Lite, and Yanmar Group (HIMOINSA).
Key market insights include

1. The analysis of global data center power market provides market size and growth rate for the forecast period 2018-2023.

2. It offers comprehensive insights into current industry trends, trend forecast, and growth drivers about the global data center power market.

3. The report provides the latest analysis of market share, growth drivers, challenges, and investment opportunities.

4. It offers a complete overview of market segments and the regional outlook of the global market.

5. The report offers a detailed overview of the vendor landscape, competitive analysis, and key market strategies to gain competitive advantage.


1 Research Methodology
2 Research Objectives
3 Research Process
4 Report Coverage
4.1 Market Definition
4.2 Base Year
4.3 Scope of Study
4.3.1 Market Segmentation by Electrical Infrastructure
4.3.2 Market Segmentation by UPS Systems
4.3.3 Market Segmentation by Generators
4.3.4 Market Segmentation by Tier Standards
4.3.5 Market Segmentation by Geography
5 Report Assumptions & Caveats
5.1 Key Caveats
5.2 Currency Conversion
5.3 Market Derivation
6 Market at a Glance
7 Introduction
7.1 Data Center Site Selection Criteria
7.2 Electricity Prices Across Major Data Center Locations
8 Market Dynamics
8.1 Market Growth Enablers
8.1.1 Growing construction of data centers by colocation service providers
8.1.2 Increasing construction of Hyper-scale data centers
8.1.3 Increased adoption of modular power infrastructure
8.1.4 Increasing demand for edge data centers
8.1.5 Availability of power resources and tax incentives
8.1.6 Growing power consumption and increased rack power density of data centers
8.1.7 YOY Impact of Market Growth Enablers
8.1.8 YOY Impact of Market Growth Enablers on Regions
8.2 Market Growth Restraints
8.2.1 Increase in power outages
8.2.2 High procurement cost for power-efficient infrastructure
8.2.3 Location constraints for data center construction
8.2.4 YOY Impact of Market Growth Restraints
8.2.5 YOY Impact of Market Growth Restraints on Regions
8.3 Market Opportunities & Trends
8.3.1 Increasing procurement of renewable energy for data centers
8.3.2 Use of lithium-ion batteries and fuel cells in data centers
8.3.3 Use of fuel cells in data centers
8.3.4 Increasing adoption of automation and monitoring solutions
8.3.5 Increasing adoption of diesel-rotary UPS systems
8.3.6 YOY Impact of Market Opportunities & Trends
8.3.7 YOY Impact of Market Opportunities & Trends on Regions
9 Global Data Center Power Market
9.1 Market Overview
9.2 Market Size & Forecast by Revenue
9.3 Market Size & Forecast by Power Capacity
9.4 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
9.4.1 Threat of New Entrants
9.4.2 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
9.4.3 Bargaining Power of Buyers
9.4.4 Threat of Substitutes
9.4.5 Competitive Rivalry
10 Market by Power Infrastructure
10.1 UPS Systems
10.1.1 Market Overview
10.1.2 Market Size & Forecast
10.2 Generators
10.2.1 Market Overview
10.2.2 Market Size & Forecast
10.3 Transfer Switches & Switchgears
10.3.1 Market Overview
10.3.2 Market Size & Forecast
10.4 Rack Power Distribution Units
10.4.1 Market Overview
10.4.2 Market Size & Forecast
10.5 Other infrastructures
10.5.1 Market Overview
10.5.2 Market Size & Forecast
11 Data Center UPS Systems Market
11.1 Market overview
11.2 <=500 kVA
11.2.1 Market Size & Forecast
11.3 500–1,000 kVA
11.3.1 Market Size & Forecast
11.4 >1,000 kVA
11.4.1 Market Size & Forecast
12 Data Center Generators Market
12.1 Market Overview
12.2 <1 MW
12.2.1 Market Size & Forecast
12.3 1–2 MW
12.3.1 Market Size & Forecast
12.4 >2 MW
12.4.1 Market Size & Forecast
13 Market by Tier Standards
13.1 Overview of Tier Standards
13.2 Data Center Tier Cost Analysis
13.2.1 Tier I & Tier II Data Centers
13.2.2 Tier III Data Centers
13.2.3 Tier IV Data Centers
13.3 Tier I & 2
13.3.1 Market Overview
13.3.2 Market Size & Forecast
13.4 Tier III
13.4.1 Market Overview
13.4.2 Market Size & Forecast
13.5 Tier IV
13.5.1 Market Overview
13.5.2 Market Size & Forecast
14 Market by Geography
14.1 Market Overview
15 Market in Americas
15.1 Market Overview
15.2 Market Size & Forecast
15.3 Data Center Power Market in Americas by Power Capacity
16 Market in US
16.1 Market Overview
16.2 Market Size & Forecast
16.3 Market Size & Forecast by Power Capacity
16.4 Market Size & Forecast by Power Infrastructure
17 Market in Canada
17.1 Market Overview
17.2 Market Size & Forecast
17.3 Market Size & Forecast by Power Capacity
17.4 Market Size & Forecast by Power Infrastructure
18 Market in Latin America
18.1 Market Overview
18.2 Market Size & Forecast
18.3 Market Size & Forecast by Power Capacity
18.4 Market Size and Forecast by Power Infrastructure
19 Market in EMEA
19.1 Market Overview
19.2 Market Size & Forecast
19.3 Data Center Power Market in EMEA by Power Capacity
20 Market in Western Europe
20.1 Market Overview
20.2 Market Size & Forecast
20.3 Market Size & forecast by Power capacity
20.4 Market Size & Forecast by Power Infrastructure
21 Market in Nordic Region
21.1 Market Overview
21.2 Market Size & Forecast
21.3 Market Size & Forecast by Power Capacity
21.4 Market Size & Forecast by Power Infrastructure
22 Market in Eastern Europe
22.1 Market Overview
22.2 Market Size & Forecast
22.3 Market Size & Forecast by Power Capacity
22.4 Market Size & Forecast by Power Infrastructure
23 Market in Middle East & Africa (MEA)
23.1 Market Overview
23.2 Market Size & Forecast
23.3 Market Size and Forecast by power capacity
23.4 Market Size and Forecast by power Infrastructure
24 Market in APAC
24.1 Market Overview
24.2 Market Size & Forecast
24.3 Market size and forecast by Power Capacity
25 Market in China & Hong Kong
25.1 Market Overview
25.2 Market Size & Forecast
25.3 Market Size & Forecast by Power infrastructure
25.4 Market Size & Forecast by Power infrastructure
26 Market in Australia
26.1 Market Overview
26.2 Market Size & Forecast
26.3 Market Size & Forecast by Power Capacity
26.4 Market Size & Forecast by Power Infrastructure
27 Market in Singapore
27.1 Market Overview
27.2 Market Size & Forecast
27.3 Market Size & Forecast by Power Capacity
27.4 Market Size & Forecast by Power Infrastructure
28 Market in Rest of APAC
28.1 Market Overview
28.2 Market Size & Forecast
28.3 Market Size & Forecast by Power Capacity
28.4 Market Size & Forecast By Power Infrastructure
29 Competitive Scenario
30 Key Company Profiles
30.1 ABB
30.1.1 Overview
30.1.2 Product Offerings
30.1.3 Key News
30.2 Caterpillar
30.2.1 Overview
30.2.2 Product Offerings
30.3 Cummins
30.3.1 Overview
30.3.2 Product Offerings
30.3.3 Key News
30.4 Eaton
30.4.1 Overview
30.4.2 Product Offerings
30.4.3 Key News
30.5 Schneider Electric
30.5.1 Overview
30.5.2 Product Offerings
30.5.3 Key News
30.6 Vertiv
30.6.1 Overview
30.6.2 Product Offerings
30.6.3 Key News
31 Other Prominent Companies
31.1 AEG Power Solutions
31.1.1 Product Offerings
31.2 Active Power (Piller Power Systems)
31.2.1 Product Offerings
31.3 Bloom Energy (Fuel Cells)
31.3.1 Product Offerings
31.4 Cyber Power Systems
31.4.1 Product Offerings
31.5 Delta Group
31.5.1 Product Offerings
31.6 FG Wilson
31.6.1 Product Offerings
31.7 Fuji Electric
31.7.1 Product Offerings
31.8 Geist Global
31.8.1 Product Offerings
31.9 Generac Power Systems
31.9.1 Product Offerings
31.10 Hitachi Hi-Rel Power Electronics
31.10.1 Product Offerings
31.11 Hitec Power Protection
31.11.1 Product Offerings
31.12 Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE)
31.12.1 Product Offerings
31.13 KOHLER (SDMO)
31.13.1 Product Offerings
31.14 Legrand
31.14.1 Product Offerings
31.15 Mitsubishi
31.15.1 Product Offerings
31.16 MTU ON SITE ENERGY (Rolls-Royce Power Systems AG)
31.16.1 Product Offerings
31.17 Riello UPS
31.17.1 Product Offerings
31.17.2 Product Offerings
31.18 Rittal
31.18.1 Product Offerings
31.19 Shenzhen KSTAR Science and Technology
31.19.1 Product offerings
31.20 Socomec
31.20.1Product Offerings
31.21 Toshiba
31.21.1 Product Offerings
31.22 Tripp Lite
31.22.1 Product Offerings
31.23 Yanmar Group (HIMOINSA)
31.23.1 Product Offerings
32 Report Summary
32.1 Key Takeaways
32.2 Qualitative Summary
32.3 Quantitative Summary
32.3.1 Global Data Center Power Market
32.3.2 Global Data Center Power Market by Product Type
32.3.3 Global Data Center Power Market by UPS Systems
32.3.4 Global Data Center Power Market by Generators
32.3.5 Global Data Center Power Market by Geography
32.3.6 Data Center Power Market in US
32.3.7 Data Center Power Market in Canada
32.3.8 Data Center Power Market in Latin America
32.3.9 Data Center Power Market in Western Europe
32.3.10 Data Center Power Market in Eastern Europe
32.3.11 Data Center Power Market in Nordic Region
32.3.12 Data Center Power Market in MEA
32.3.13 Data Center Power Market in China & Hong Kong
32.3.14 Data Center Power Market in Singapore
32.3.15 Data Center Power Market in Australia
32.3.16 Data Center Power Market in Rest of APAC
33 Appendix
33.1 Abbreviations
List of Exhibits
Exhibit 1 Segmentation of Global Data Center Power Market
Exhibit 2 Market Size Calculation Approach 2017
Exhibit 3 Data Center Site Selection Criteria and Weightage
Exhibit 4 North America Electricity Pricing 2017
Exhibit 5 Europe Electricity Pricing 2017
Exhibit 6 APAC Electricity Pricing 2017
Exhibit 7 Rack Power Density in Global Data Center Market (2010–2023)
Exhibit 8 Global Data Center Power Market 2017–2023 ($ billion)
Exhibit 9 Global Data Center Power Market by Power Capacity 2017–2023 (MW)
Exhibit 10 Five Forces Analysis 2017
Exhibit 11 Market by Power Infrastructure 2017 & 2023
Exhibit 12 Global Data Center Power Market by UPS Systems 2017−2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 13 Global Data Center Power Market by Generators 2017−2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 14 Global Data Center Power Market by Transfer Switches & Switchgears 2017−2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 15 Global Data Center Power Market by Rack PDUs 2017−2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 16 Global Data Center Power Market by Other Infrastructures 2017−2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 17 Market by UPS Systems Capacity 2017 & 2023
Exhibit 18 Data Center UPS Market Share by Power Capacity 2017−2023 (%)
Exhibit 19 Global Data Center Power Market by <=500 kVA UPS Systems 2017−2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 20 Global Data Center Power Market by 500–1,000 kVA UPS Systems 2017−2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 21 Global Data Center Power Market by >1000 kVA UPS Systems 2017−2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 22 Market by Generator Capacity 2017 & 2023
Exhibit 23 Data Center Generator Market Share by Power Capacity 2017 & 2023 (%)
Exhibit 24 Global Data Center Power Market by <1 MW Generators 2017−2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 25 Global Data Center Power Market by 1−2 MW Generators 2017−2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 26 Global Data Center Power Market by >2 MW Generators 2017−2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 27 Market by Tier Standards 2017 & 2023
Exhibit 28 Data Center Tier Standards
Exhibit 29 Data Center TCO Analysis by Tier I−4 Facilities
Exhibit 30 Global Data Center Power Market by Tier I and Tier II Facilities 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 31 Global Data Center Power Market by Tier III Facilities 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 32 Global Data Center Power Market by Tier IV Facilities 2017−2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 33 Global Data Center Power Market by Geography 2017−2023 (%)
Exhibit 34 Global Data Center Power Market by Countries & Regions 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 35 Data Center Power Market in Americas 2017−2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 36 Data Center Power Market in Americas by Power Capacity 2017−2023 (MW)
Exhibit 37 Data Center Power Market in US 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 38 Data Center Power Market in US by Power Capacity 2017–2023 (MW)
Exhibit 39 Data Center Power Market in US by Infrastructure 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 40 Data Center Power Market in Canada 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 41 Data Center Power Market in Canada by Power Capacity 2017–2023 (MW)
Exhibit 42 Data Center Power Market in Canada by Power Infrastructure 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 43 Data Center Power Market in Latin America 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 44 Data Center Power Market in Latin America by Power Capacity 2017–2023 (MW)
Exhibit 45 Data Center Power Market in Latin America by Power Infrastructure 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 46 Data Center Power Market in EMEA 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 47 Data Center Power Market in EMEA by Power Capacity 2017–2023 (MW)
Exhibit 48 Data Center Power Market in Western Europe 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 49 Data Center Power Market in Western Europe by Power Capacity 2017–2023 (MW)
Exhibit 50 Data Center Power Market in Western Europe by Power Infrastructure 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 51 Data Center Power Market in Nordic Region 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 52 Data Center Power Market in Nordic Region by Power Capacity 2017–2023 (MW)
Exhibit 53 Data Center Power Market in Nordic Region by Power Infrastructure 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 54 Data Center Power Market in Eastern Europe 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 55 Data Center Power Market in Eastern Europe by Power Capacity 2017–2023 (MW)
Exhibit 56 Data Center Power Market in Eastern Europe by Power Infrastructure 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 57 Data Center Power Market in MEA 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 58 Data Center Power Market in MEA by Power Capacity 2017–2023 (MW)
Exhibit 59 Data Center Power Market in MEA by Power Infrastructure 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 60 Data Center Power Market in APAC 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 61 Data Center Power Market in APAC by Power Capacity 2017–2023 (MW)
Exhibit 62 Data Center Power Market in China & Hong Kong 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 63 Data Center Power Market in China & Hong Kong by Power Capacity 2017–2023 (MW)
Exhibit 64 Data Center Power Market in China & Hong Kong by Power Infrastructure 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 65 Data Center Power Market in Australia 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 66 Data Center Power Market in Australia by Power Capacity 2017–2023 (MW)
Exhibit 67 Data Center Power Market in Australia by Power Infrastructure 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 68 Data Center Power Market in Singapore 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 69 Data Center Power Market in Singapore by Power Capacity 2017–2023 (MW)
Exhibit 70 Data Center Power Market in Singapore by Power Infrastructure 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 71 Data Center Power Market in Rest of APAC 2017–2023 ($ million)
Exhibit 72 Data Center Power Market in Rest of APAC by Power Capacity 2017–2023 (MW)
Exhibit 73 Data Center Power Market in Rest of APAC by Power Infrastructure 2017–2023 ($ million)
List of Tables
Table 1 Key Geographies Definition
Table 2 Key Caveats
Table 3 Currency Conversion 2013−2017
Table 4 YOY Impact of Market Growth Enablers 2017−2023
Table 5 YOY Impact of Market Growth Enablers on Regions 2017
Table 6 YOY Impact of Market Growth Restraints 2017−2023
Table 7 YOY Impact of Market Growth Restraints on Regions 2017
Table 8 Comparison of Lithium-ion Batteries and VRLA Batteries in UPS Systems
Table 9 YOY Impact of Market Opportunities & Trends 2017−2023
Table 10 YOY Impact of Market Opportunities & Trends on Regions 2017
Table 11 Qualitative Summary of Global Data Center Power Market
Table 12 Global Data Center Power Market 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 13 Global Data Center Power Market by Product Type 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 14 Global Data Center Power Market by UPS Systems 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 15 Global Data Center Power Market by Generators 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 16 Global Data Center Power Market by Geographies 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 17 Data Center Power Market in US 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 18 Data Center Power Market in Canada 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 19 Data Center Power Market in Latin America 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 20 Data Center Power Market in Western Europe 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 21 Data Center Power Market in Eastern Europe 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 22 Data Center Power Market in Nordic Region 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 23 Data Center Power Market in MEA 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 24 Data Center Power Market in China & Hong Kong 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 25 Data Center Power Market in Singapore 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 26 Data Center Power Market in Australia 2017–2023 ($ million)
Table 27 Data Center Power Market in Rest of APAC 2017–2023 ($ million)

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