Worldwide Server Forecast Update, 2017–2021
This IDC study provides IDC's Worldwide Quarterly Server Forecast clients with the foundation of market and technology assumptions that our regional analysts used to generate our current expectations for server market growth and directions. In a market as broad and complex as the enterprise server market, not all assumptions that lead to specific technology or product segment growth predictions can be listed in a concise document. Nevertheless, this document is intended to provide clients with some of the fundamental drivers for the server market's course. IDC clients are encouraged to contact our worldwide or regional analysts if they have specific inquiries regarding our forecast to get more detail on a specific category or segment trend.