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Global Software-defined Storage (SDS) Market 2015-2019

Global Software-defined Storage (SDS) Market 2015-2019

About SDS

SDS abstracts software services such as data management, data protection, placement of data, and I/O capabilities from the underlying storage infrastructure to increase the flexibility, scalability, and automation and to reduce the cost of enterprise storage. SDS is a component of SDDC and is gaining popularity among several enterprises worldwide. This technology enhances virtualization concepts such as resource pooling, abstraction, and automated management of the storage infrastructure. It offers support for legacy application, cloud services, and Big Data analytics.

TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global SDS market to grow at a CAGR of 35.20 percent over the period 2015-2019.

Covered in this Report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Global SDS market for the period 2015-2019. In terms of end-users, the Global SDS market can be segmented into three: Small Enterprises, Medium-sized Enterprises, and Large Enterprises.

TechNavio's report, the Global SDS Market 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Americas, and the APAC and EMEA regions; it also covers the Global SDS market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.Key Regions

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Key Vendors
  • EMC
  • HP
  • IBM
  • NetApp
  • VMware
Other Prominent Vendors
  • Coraid
  • DataCore
  • Dell
  • Hitachi Data Systems
  • Nexenta
  • Pivot3
  • RedHat
  • SwiftStack
Key Drivers
  • Reduction in Data Center Cost & Energy
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key Challenges
  • Requirement-based Data Management
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key Trends
  • Flash-based Storage Adoption
  • 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 SDS Market 2015-2019

TechNavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global SDS Market: EMC² Corp., Hewlett-Packard Co. (HP), International Business Machines Corp. (IBM), NetApp Inc. and VMware Inc.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Coraid, DataCore, Dell, Hitachi Data Systems, Nexenta, Pivot3, RedHat and SwiftStack.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from TechNavio’s team said: “Increased adoption of flash-based storage is one of the major trends emerging in the market. Storage systems that combine SSDs, HDDs, and flash-based caches are gaining popularity among enterprises. A key advantage of using SDS in flash-based storage is that it provides better suitability and platform independency to enterprises.”

According to the report, SDS is one of the key components of SDDCs. SDS can be used in data center storage systems such as SAN, NAS, and DAS to create a shared pool of resources for user application access. Data centers that support on-premise and cloud-based environments are increasing steadily.

Further, the report states that complexities associated with data management are one of the major challenges that the market faces. The data management process has become increasingly complex in terms of data allocation, migration, reliability, compression, and replication. These processes are dependent on the data types and support for these data based on established QoS norms.

Companies Mentioned

EMC, HP, IBM, NetApp , VMware , Coraid, DataCore, Dell, Hitachi Data Systems, Nexenta, Pivot3, RedHat, SwiftStack

  • Executive Summary
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Scope of the Report
    • Market Overview
      • Table Global SDS Market by End-users
    • Product Offerings
  • Market Research Methodology
    • Market Research Process
    • Research Methodology
      • Table Market Research Methodology
  • Introduction
  • Market Landscape
    • Market Overview
      • Table Key Components of SDDC
    • Market Size and Forecast
      • Table Global SDS Market Revenue (US$ billions)
    • Five Forces Analysis
  • Market Segmentation by Component
    • Control Plane
    • Data Services
  • Market Segmentation by Industry Vertical
    • Global SDS Market by Industry Vertical
    • Global SDS Market by BFSI
    • Global SDS Market by Government
    • Global SDS Market by Healthcare
  • Market Segmentation by End-users
    • Global SDS Market by End-users
    • Global SDS Market by SME
    • Global SDS Market by Large Enterprises
  • Geographical Segmentation
    • Global SDS Market by Geographical Segmentation
    • SDS Market in Americas
    • SDS Market in EMEA Region
    • SDS Market in APAC Region
  • Buying Criteria
  • Market Growth Drivers
  • Drivers and their Impact
  • Market Challenges
  • Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  • Market Trends
  • Trends and their Impact
  • Vendor Landscape
    • Competitive Scenario
      • Key News
      • Mergers and Acquisitions
    • Other Prominent Vendors
  • Key Vendor Analysis
    • EMC²
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Emc²: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table Emc²: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013 (US$ million)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
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      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • HP
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table HP: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table HP: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013 (US$ million)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table HP: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • IBM
      • Key Facts
      • Business Description
      • Business Segmentation
        • Table IBM: Business Segmentation
      • Revenue Segmentation by Business Segment
        • Table IBM: Revenue Segmentation by Business 2013
      • Revenue Segmentation by Business Operation
        • Table IBM: Revenue Segmentation 2013
      • Revenue Comparison of Business Segments 2012 and 2013
        • Table IBM: Revenue Comparison of Business Segments 2012 and 2013 (US$ million)
      • Revenue Segmentation by Geography
        • Table IBM: Revenue Segmentation by Geography 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Key Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • NetApp
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2014
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    • VMware
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Product Groups
        • Table VMware: Product Groups
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table VMware: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table VMware: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013 (US$ million)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table VMware: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
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