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Global Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) Market 2015-2019

Global Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) Market 2015-2019

About software defined data center

Software-defined data center (SDDC) is a data center where all IT infrastructure is virtualized and delivered as a service. Deployment, provisioning, monitoring, and management of the data center resources are carried out through automated software. An SDDC supports enterprise legacy and modern applications. It can also be termed as enhanced virtualization of data center for efficient operations of cloud services and big data analytics. It helps in reducing the capital and operational expenditure of data centers. The benefits of SDDC include improved efficiencies, agility, control, and flexibility.

Technavio's analysts forecast the global SDDC market to grow at a CAGR of 30.98% during 2014-2019.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global SDDC market. The market can be segmented based on component adoption into SDC, SDS, and SDN. Technavio's report, Global Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) Market 2015-2019, 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 in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors

  • Cisco Systems
  • Citrix
  • Dell
  • EMC²
  • Fujitsu
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • IBM
  • VMware
Other prominent vendors
  • 6Wind
  • Arista Networks
  • Avaya 0
  • Big Switch Networks
  • Brocade
  • DataCore
  • Ericsson
  • Hitachi Data Systems
  • Jeda Networks
  • Microsoft
  • NEC
  • NetApp
  • Nexenta
  • Pertino
  • Pivot3
  • Plexxi
  • PLUMgrid
  • SwiftStack
Key drivers
  • Growing business demand
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key challenges
  • Migration from existing systems
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key trends
  • Software-defined security
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2019 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?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Software-Defined Data Center (SDCC) Market 2015-2019
Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global Software-Defined Data Center (SDCC) Market: Cisco Systems, Citrix, Dell, EMC², Fujitsu, Hewlett-Packard, IBM and VMware
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: 6Wind, Arista Networks, Avaya 0, Big Switch Networks, Brocade, DataCore, Ericsson, Hitachi Data Systems, Jeda Networks, Microsoft, NEC, NetApp, Nexenta, Pertino, Pivot3, Plexxi, PLUMgrid and SwiftStack
Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “SDDC helps in aligning the evolving business needs to IT. Enterprises are adopting the SDDC offerings, namely SDN and SDS, to remain competitive in the market. Many vendors offer SDN and SDS, but only a few companies, such as HP, IBM, VMware, EMC, offer a complete SDDC solution. Several large vendors in the market are partnering with other companies or acquiring new entrants to expand their product or service portfolio. Also, many vendors involved in developing Open Source SDN through open source organizations such as Open Daylight.”
According to the report, SDDC enables virtualization of the entire data center infrastructure allowing it to be programmed and managed through a single console. It enables organizations to meet their growing demands by allocating resources and services within seconds. SDDC is mostly adopted by large organizations that deal with deployment of several server applications, complex networking, and increasing storage demand from customer. Few organizations are also involved in the adoption of SDN and SDS to support their growing operational requirements. During the forecast period, we expect many business to use SDDC to adapt to the constant change in their operational environment.
Further, the report states that the number of skilled resources is lower than the market demand.

Companies Mentioned

Cisco Systems, Citrix, Dell, EMC², Fujitsu, Hewlett-Packard, IBM ,VMware, 6Wind, Arista Networks, Avaya 0, Big Switch Networks, Brocade, DataCore, Ericsson, Hitachi Data Systems, Jeda Networks, Microsoft, NEC, NetApp, Nexenta, Pertino, Pivot3, Plexxi, PLUMgrid, SwiftStack

  • Executive summary
    • Highlights
  • Scope of the report
    • Market overview
      • Table Scope of the report
    • Top-vendor offerings
      • Table Product offerings
  • Market research methodology
    • Research methodology
    • Economic indicators
  • Introduction
    • Key market highlights
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
      • Table Features of SDDC
      • Table Benefits of SDDC
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global SDDC market 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by technology
    • Software-defined computing (SDC)
      • Table Global SDC market revenue 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Software-defined networking (SDN)
      • Table SDN architecture
      • Table Global SDN market 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Software-defined storage (SDS)
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global SDS market ($ billions)
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Table Geographical segmentation 2014
    • Americas
    • EMEA
    • APAC
  • Market drivers
  • Impact of drivers
    • Table Impact of drivers
  • Market challenges
  • Impact of drivers and challenges
    • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Key vendor analysis
    • Cisco Systems
    • Citrix
    • Dell
    • EMC²
    • Fujitsu
    • HP
    • IBM
    • VMware
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviation
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