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Global Data Center Colocation Market 2018-2022

Global Data Center Colocation Market 2018-2022

About Data Center Colocation

Data center colocation is a type of data center in which the colocation service providers offer data center spaces and hardware to other organizations.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global data center colocation market to grow at a CAGR of 9.06% during the period 2018-2022.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global data center colocation market for 2018-2022. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from colocation type to include retail colocation and wholesale colocation.

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Data Center Colocation Market 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
  • AT&T
  • China Telecom
  • Digital Realty Trust
  • Equinix
  • NTT Communications
Market driver
  • Increasing number of investments in the construction of colocation data centers
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • emergence of containerized data centers
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Growing adoption of software-defined data centers
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2022 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?


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research methodology
  • Market landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Parent market
      • Table Global data center market
    • Market characteristics
      • Table Market characteristics
    • Market segmentation analysis
      • Table Market segments
  • Market sizing
    • Market definition
      • Table Market definition - Inclusions and exclusions checklist
    • Market sizing 2017
      • Table Market size 2017
      • Table Validation techniques employed for market sizing 2017
    • Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Global – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Global – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
  • Five forces analysis
    • Table Five forces analysis 2017
    • Table Five forces analysis 2022
    • Bargaining power of buyers
      • Table Bargaining power of buyers
    • Bargaining power of suppliers
      • Table Bargaining power of suppliers
    • Threat of new entrants
      • Table Threat of new entrants
    • Threat of substitutes
      • Table Threat of substitutes
    • Threat of rivalry
      • Table Threat of rivalry
    • Market condition
      • Table Market condition - Five forces 2017
  • Market segmentation by colocation type
    • Segmentation by colocation type
      • Table Colocation type – Market share 2017-2022 (%)
    • Comparison by colocation type
      • Table Comparison by colocation type
    • Retail colocation – Market size and forecast 2017- 2022
      • Table Retail colocation – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Retail colocation – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Wholesale colocation– Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Wholesale colocation – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Wholesale colocation – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Market opportunity by colocation type
      • Table Market opportunity by colocation type
  • Customer landscape
    • Table Customer landscape
  • Regional landscape
    • Geographical segmentation
      • Table Global – Market share by geography 2017-2022 (%)
    • Regional comparison
      • Table Regional comparison
    • Americas – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table Americas – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table Americas – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • EMEA – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table EMEA – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table EMEA – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • APAC – Market size and forecast 2017-2022
      • Table APAC – Market size and forecast 2017-2022 ($ bn)
      • Table APAC – Year-over-year growth 2018-2022 (%)
    • Key leading countries
      • Table Key leading countries
    • Market opportunity
      • Table Market opportunity
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
    • Market challenges
  • Market trends
    • Innovative approaches like submarine data centers
    • Growing adoption for software-defined data centers
    • Growing investments in hyper-scale data centers by colocation providers
  • Vendor landscape
    • Overview
      • Table Vendor landscape
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Landscape disruption
  • Vendor analysis
    • Vendors covered
      • Table Vendors covered
    • Vendor classification
      • Table Vendor classification
    • Market positioning of vendors
      • Table Market positioning of vendors
    • AT&T
      • Table AT&T: Overview
      • Table AT&T – Business segments
      • Table AT&T – Organizational developments
      • Table AT&T – Geographic focus
      • Table AT&T – Segment focus
      • Table AT&T – Key offerings
    • NTT Communications
      • Table NTT Communications: Overview
      • Table NTT Communications – Business segments
      • Table NTT Communications – Organizational developments
      • Table NTT Communications – Segment focus
      • Table NTT Communications – Key offerings
    • China Telecom
      • Table China Telecom: Overview
      • Table China Telecom – Business segments
      • Table China Telecom – Organizational developments
      • Table China Telecom – Key offerings
    • Digital Realty Trust
      • Table Digital Realty Trust: Overview
      • Table Digital Realty Trust– Product segments
      • Table Digital Realty Trust – Organizational developments
      • Table Digital Realty Trust – Key offerings
    • Equinix
      • Table Equinix: Overview
      • Table Equinix – Organizational developments
      • Table Equinix – Geographic focus
      • Table Equinix – Key offerings
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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