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White Box Server Market by Form Factor (Rack & Tower, Blade, Density-Optimized), Business Type (Data Centers, Enterprise Customers), Processor (X86, non-X86), Operating System (Linux, Windows, UNIX), and Geography - Global Forecast to 2022

White Box Server Market by Form Factor (Rack & Tower, Blade, Density-Optimized), Business Type (Data Centers, Enterprise Customers), Processor (X86, non-X86), Operating System (Linux, Windows, UNIX), and Geography - Global Forecast to 2022

“The white box server market expected to grow at a significant rate between 2016 and 2022”
The white box server market was valued at USD 4.59 billion in 2015and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 18.6% between 2016 and 2022 to reach USD 14.43 billion by 2022. Low cost and high degree of customization, increasing adoption of white box servers among end users, growing number of data centers, rising adoption of open platforms such as Open Compute Project, Project Scorpio, and so on are some of the factors driving the growth of the white box server market.

“ARM processors gaining attention in the white box server market”
Non-X86 servers include ARM processor-based, power processor-based, Itanium processor -based servers. Cloud servers require a significant amount of energy to keep running, and any technology that saves energy directly cuts down on costs. An ARM-based server is one of the solutions for this concern, so many giant players are attracted to adopt ARM solutions for their clouds.

“Linux operating systems to dominate the white box server market”
More stability, scalability, cost efficiency offer greater adoption of Linux servers among end users particularly data centers.

“APAC to be the fastest-growing market for the white box server during the forecast period”
The growth of the white box server market in APAC is attributed to the increasing presence of cloud service providers in APAC. Hong Kong and Singapore, being strategic locations for the white box server market, presence of giant players such as Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (China), Tecent Holdings Ltd. (China), Baidu Inc. (China) which play an important role in the white box server market. Also, players such as Facebook Inc. (U.S), Microsoft Corp. (U.S.), Amazon Web Services Inc. (U.S.), and Google Inc. (U.S.), among many others are increasing their presence in the APAC market which offers enormous opportunities in the white box server market in this region.

Break-up of the profiles of primary participants for the report has been given below:
By Company Type: Tier 1 – 35%, Tier 2 – 46%, and Tier 3 – 19%
By Designation: C–Level Executives – 45%, Directors– 35%, and Others – 20%
By Region: Americas - 24%, EMEA – 18%, and APAC –58%

The key players in the white box server market include Quanta Computer Inc. (Taiwan), Wistron Corporation (Taiwan), Inventec Corporation (Taiwan), Hon Hai Precision Industry Company Ltd. (Taiwan), MiTAC Holdings Corp. (Taiwan), Celestica Inc. (Canada), Compal Electronics (Taiwan), Hyve Solutions (U.S.), Penguin Computing (U.S.), Servers Direct (U.S.), Stack Velocity Group (U.S.), Super Micro Computer Inc. (U.S.), Silicon Mechanics (U.S.), ZT Systems (U.S.), and so on.

OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY

To define, describe, and forecast the global white box server market segmented on the basis of processor, business type, form factor, operating system, and geography
To describe components of the white box server
To forecast the market size, in terms of value, for various segments with regard to main regions, namely, the Americas, Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), and Asia-Pacific (APAC)
To provide detailed information regarding the major factors influencing the growth of the white box server market (drivers, restraints, opportunities, and industry-specific challenges)
To strategically analyze micromarkets1 with respect to the individual growth trends, future prospects, and contribution to the total market
To provide an overview of the value chain in the white box server market and analyze market trends with the Porter’s five forces
To strategically profile the key players and comprehensively analyze their market position in terms of ranking and core competencies2, along with detailing the competitive landscape for the market leaders
To analyze the competitive developments such as joint ventures, collaborations, agreements, contracts, partnerships, mergers & acquisitions, new product launches & developments, and R&D in the white box server market

Reasons to Buy the Report:
Illustrative segmentation, analysis, and forecast for the market based on form factor, business type, processor, operating system, and geography have been conducted to give an overall view of the white box server market.
The Porter’s five forces framework has been utilized along with the value chain analysis to provide an in-depth insight into the white box server market.
The major drivers, restraints, opportunities, and challenges for the white box server market have been detailed in this report.
The report includes a detailed competitive landscape along with key players, in-depth analysis, and revenue of key players.


  • INTRODUCTION
    • OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY
    • MARKET DEFINITION
    • STUDY SCOPE
      • MARKETS COVERED
    • YEARS CONSIDERED FOR THE STUDY
    • CURRENCY
    • LIMITATIONS
    • STAKEHOLDERS
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
    • RESEARCH DATA
      • SECONDARY DATA
      • PRIMARY DATA
    • MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION
      • BOTTOM-UP APPROACH
      • TOP-DOWN APPROACH
    • MARKET BREAKDOWN AND DATA TRIANGULATION
    • REPORT ASSUMPTIONS
  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • PREMIUM INSIGHTS
    • WHITE BOX SERVER MARKET TO GROW AT A HIGH RATE DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD (2016-2022)
    • WHITE BOX SERVER MARKET, BY BUSINESS TYPE
    • WHITE BOX SERVER MARKET, BY REGION AND BY FORM FACTOR
    • WHITE BOX SERVER MARKET: GEOGRAPHICAL SNAPSHOT (2015)
  • MARKET OVERVIEW
    • INTRODUCTION
    • MARKET SEGMENTATION
      • WHITE BOX SERVER MARKET, BY FORM FACTOR
        • Table WHITE BOX SERVER MARKET, BY FORM FACTOR
      • WHITE BOX SERVER MARKET, BY BUSINESS TYPE
        • Table WHITE BOX SERVER MARKET, BY BUSINESS TYPE
      • WHITE BOX SERVER MARKET, BY PROCESSOR
        • Table WHITE BOX SERVER MARKET, BY PROCESSOR
      • WHITE BOX SERVER MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM
        • Table WHITE BOX SERVER MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM
    • MARKET DYNAMICS
      • DRIVERS
      • RESTRAINTS
      • OPPORTUNITIES
      • CHALLENGES
  • INDUSTRY TRENDS
    • INTRODUCTION
    • VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS
    • PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS
      • BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS
      • BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS
      • THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES
      • THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS
      • INTENSITY OF COMPETITIVE RIVALRY
    • INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENTS
      • QUANTA INC. DESIGNED SERVER IN CONJUNCTION WITH FACEBOOK AS A PART OF OPEN COMPUTE PROJECT IN 2011
      • AMAZON FOLLOWED GOOGLE AND CHOSE QUANTA AND FOXCONN TO BUILD ITS SERVERS IN TANDEM
      • HYVE SOLUTIONS BUILT SERVERS FOR FACEBOOK
      • WISTRON AND QUANTA BUILT SERVERS FOR RACKSPACE INC. IN 2013
      • CLOUDFLARE CHOSE QUANTA COMPUTER INC. TO BUILD ITS SERVERS IN 2013
      • LENOVO ACQUIRED IBM'S INTEL-BASED SERVER BUSINESS STRENGTHENING ITS POSITION IN THE SERVER MARKET
      • HEWLETT-PACKARD (U.S.) AND FOXCONN TECHNOLOGY GROUP (TAIWAN) ENTERED INTO JV AGREEMENT TO BUILD LOW-COST SERVER
      • NAUTANIX ENTERED INTO STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP WITH DELL INC.
      • FOXCONN AND 21VIANET ENTERED INTO A JOINT VENTURE AGREEMENT WITH SMART TIME TECHNOLOGIES
      • HYVE SOLUTIONS, QUANTA, WIWYNN, ZT SYSTEMS SUPPORTING FOR MICROSOFT'S OPEN CLOUD SERVER SPECIFICATION VERSION 2
      • QUANTA AND WIWYNN SETTING UP FACTORIES IN GERMANY AND MEXICO
      • QUANTA CLOUD TECHNOLOGY EXPANDS ITS PRESENCE IN THE APAC MARKET
      • TAIWAN SERVER PLAYERS SUCH AS INVENTEC, MITAC INTERNATIONAL AND AIC EXPANDING PRESENCE IN CHINA
      • ALIBABA EXPANDING ITS PRESENCE IN INDIA AND JAPAN, PARTS OF THE MIDDLE EAST, AND EUROPE
      • DELL EXPANDING PRESENCE IN HYPERSCALE DATA CENTER MARKET BY INTRODUCING NEW LINE OF BUSINESS
      • DELL SERVING ITS CUSTOM SERVERS FOR SECOND TIER HYPERSCALE CUSTOMERS
      • CISCO SYSTEMS INC. (U.S.) SELECTS WISTRON CORP. (TAIWAN) TO PROVIDE SERVERS
      • QUANTA RECEIVES ORDERS FROM UBER WHILE WIWYNN FROM TWITTER FOR DATA CENTERS
      • NOKIA INTRODUCED OPEN COMPUTE PROJECT (OCP)-BASED SERVERS, SOFTWARE, AND SERVICES FOR HYPERSCALE DEPLOYMENTS
      • LENOVO ENHANCES PARTNERSHIP WITH INVENTEC TO COMPETE FOR SERVER ORDERS FROM BAIDU, ALIBABA, TENCENT
      • GOLDMAN SACHS SHIFTED TO THE OPEN COMPUTE PLATFORM
      • GOOGLE INC. CONTRIBUTING TO OCP
      • APPLE STARTED BUILDING ITS OWN SERVERS
      • GOOGLE AND RACKSPACE SHIFTING TO NON-X86 PROCESSOR FOR ITS SERVER DESIGN
      • TECH DATA EUROPE PARTNERED WITH QUANTA CLOUD TECHNOLOGY
      • RED HAT, INC. PARTNERED WITH QUANTA COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY FOR PRIVATE CLOUD SOLUTIONS AND REFERENCE ARCHITECTURE
      • LENOVO IN COLLABORATION WITH ODM COMPAL TO PRODUCE SERVERS
      • QUANTA AND WIWYNN COMPETING FOR THE ORDERS FOR SERVERS SMALL- AND MEDIUM-SIZE DATA CENTERS
      • FACEBOOK'S NEW DATA CENTER IN EUROPE IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION PROVIDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR ODMS
      • INVENTEC CORP. WON SERVER ORDERS FROM THE ALIBABA GROUP IN 2016
      • MICROS0FT AND AMAZON WEB SERVICES TO OPEN DATA CENTERS IN THE U.K.
      • LENOVO TO SUPPLY SERVERS TO MICROSOFT DATA CENTERS
  • MARKET, BY FORM FACTOR
    • INTRODUCTION
    • TOWER SERVER
    • RACK SERVER
    • BLADE SERVER
    • DENSITY-OPTIMIZED SERVER
      • Table WHITE BOX SERVER MARKET, BY FORM FACTOR, 2014-2022 (USD BILLION)
  • MARKET, BY BUSINESS TYPE
    • INTRODUCTION
      • DATA CENTER
    • ENTERPRISE CUSTOMERS
      • Table WHITE BOX SERVERS MARKET, BY BUSINESS TYPE, 2014-2022 (USD BILLION)
  • MARKET, BY PROCESSOR TYPE
    • INTRODUCTION
    • X86 SERVER
    • NON-X86 SERVER
    • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN THE NON-X86 SERVER MARKET
      • WISTRON CORP. SELECTED APPLIED MICRO'S APPLIEDMICRO XGENE FOR NEW X5 SERVER SERIES' OCP-COMPLIANT CHASSIS DESIGN
      • HYVE SOLUTIONS ENTERED INTO STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP WITH CAVIUM INC. (U.S.) TO BRING ARM-BASED SOLUTIONS IN THE MARKET
      • HP IS A MAJOR PLAYER OFFERING ARM-BASED SERVERS
      • DELL INC. INTRODUCED 64-BIT ARM SERVER A PROOF OF CONCEPT
      • LENOVO JOINED HP AND DELL FOR DEVELOPING AN ARM SERVER
      • CAVIUM AND MARVELL INTRODUCED NEW ARM CHIPS FOR SERVERS AND APPLIANCES AT COMPUTEX
      • QUALCOMM'S ENTERING INTO THE DATA CENTER MARKET WITH ITS ARM CHIPS
      • GOOGLE TO CHOOSE QUALCOM AS IT'S CHIP SUPPLIER FOR ITS DATA CENTER
      • GOOGLE AND RACKSPACE DESIGNING SERVERS BASED ON POWER9 PROCESSOR
      • MORGAN STANLEY TESTED A SERVER WITH ARM PROCESSORS FROM APPLIEDMICRO IN IT'S DATA CENTERS
      • PAYPAL DEPLOYED APPLIED MICRO'S ARM SERVERS IN IT'S DATA CENTER
      • APPLIED MICRO AND HP TEAMED TO INTRODUCE ARMV8 SERVER
        • Table WHITE BOX SERVER MARKET, BY PROCESSOR, 2014-2022 (USD BILLION)
  • MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM
    • INTRODUCTION
    • LINUX OPERATING SYSTEM
      • ASPECTS OF LINUX
    • OTHER OPERATING SYSTEMS (WINDOWS, UNIX)
      • WINDOWS OPERATING SYSTEM
      • UNIX OPERATING SYSTEM
        • Table WHITE BOX SERVER MARKET, BY OPERATING SYSTEM, 2014-2022 (USD BILLION)
  • COMPONENTS OF A WHITE BOX SERVER
    • INTRODUCTION
    • MOTHERBOARD
    • PROCESSOR
    • MEMORY (RAM)
    • HARD DRIVE
    • SERVER CASE/CHASSIS
    • NETWORK ADAPTER
    • POWER SUPPLY DEVICE
  • GEOGRAPHICAL ANALYSIS
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table WHITE BOX SERVER MARKET, BY REGION, 2014-2022 (USD BILLION)
    • AMERICAS
      • AMERICAS LARGEST SHAREHOLDER OF THE WHITE BOX SERVER MARKET
      • PRESENCE OF GIANT END-USERS IN THE WHITE BOX SERVER MARKET SUCH AS FACEBOOK, AMAZON, GOOGLE, AND MICROSOFT
      • CANADA IS AN APPEALING DATA CENTER LOCATION
      • CHINESE INTERNET GIANT ALIBABA LAUNCHED SECOND CLOUD DATA CENTER IN THE U.S.
      • GOOGLE INC. BUILDING ITS 15TH DATA CENTER LOCATED IN CLARKSVILLE, TENNESSEE
    • EMEA (EUROPE, THE MIDDLE EAST, AFRICA)
      • GERMANY-AN ATTRACTIVE DESTINATION IN EUROPE FOR BUILDING DATA CENTERS
      • FACEBOOK BUILDING ITS SECOND DATA CENTER IN IRELAND, EUROPE
      • NETHERLANDS-ONE OF THE BEST DESTINATIONS TO BUILD DATA CENTERS
      • IMPACT OF BREXIT ON EUROPEAN AND BRITAIN DATA CENTER INDUSTRY
      • AMAZON STILL FIRM ON ITS PLAN TO OPEN DATA CENTERS IN THE U.K.DESPITE BREXIT
      • APPLE INC. SPENDING USD 1.9 BILLION ON NEW EUROPEAN DATA CENTERS
      • ROLE OF THE MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA IN THE DATA CENTER INDUSTRY
    • ASIA-PACIFIC
      • ASIA-PACIFIC FASTEST-GROWING REGION FOR THE DATA CENTER MARKET
      • HONG KONG PLAYS A VITAL ROLE IN THE APAC MARKET
      • SINGAPORE EMERGING AS A DESTINATION FOR CLOUD SERVICE PROVIDERS TO BUILD DATA CENTERS
      • ALIBABA EXPANDS ITS DATA CENTER OPERATION IN SINGAPORE
      • CHINA MOBILE, A CHINESE TELECOM PLAYER, IS WORKING WITH BAIDU TO BUILD A DATA CENTER IN BEIJING FOR MOBILE INTERNET USERS
      • TECENT HOLDINGS INVESTING USD 1.57 BILLION IN CLOUD COMPUTING OVER FIVE YEARS
      • AMAZON LAUNCHED FIRST INDIAN AWS DATA CENTER IN MUMBAI
      • FACEBOOK PLANNING TO BUILD ITS FIRST ASIA-PACIFIC DATA CENTER IN TAIWAN
      • MICROSOFT PLANS TO BUILD CLOUD DATA CENTER IN SOUTH KOREA
  • COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
    • KEY PLAYER RANKING ANALYSIS FOR THE SERVER AND WHITEBOX SERVER MARKET
      • Table KEY PLAYER RANKING FOR THE WHITE BOX SERVER MARKET
    • NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES
      • Table NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES, 2015-2016
    • AGREEMENTS/CONTRACTS/COLLABORATIONS/PARTNERSHIPS
      • Table AGREEMENTS/JOINT VENTURES/PARTNERSHIPS, 2014-2016
  • COMPANY PROFILES
    • INTRODUCTION
    • QUANTA COMPUTER INC.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • WISTRON CORPORATION
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & SERVICES
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • INVENTEC CORPORATION
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & SOLUTIONS
      • MNM VIEW
    • HON HAI PRECISION INDUSTRY COMPANY, LTD.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • MITAC HOLDINGS CORP.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & SOLUTIIONS
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
      • MNM VIEW
    • CELESTICA INC.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • SERVICES OFFERED
    • COMPAL ELECTRONICS
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
    • HYVE SOLUTIONS
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • PENGUIN COMPUTING INC.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS, SERVICES, &SOLUTIONS
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • SERVERS DIRECT
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & SOLUTIONS
    • SILICON GRAPHICS INTERNATIONAL CORP. (SGI)
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • SILICON MECHANICS
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & SERVICES
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • STACKVELOCITY GROUP
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & SOLUTIONS
    • SUPER MICRO COMPUTER INC.
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • PRODUCTS & SERVICES
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
    • ZT SYSTEMS
      • BUSINESS OVERVIEW
      • SOLUTIONS OFFERED
      • RECENT DEVELOPMENTS
  • APPENDIX
    • INSIGHTS FROM INDUSTRY EXPERTS
    • DISCUSSION GUIDE
    • KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS' SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL
    • INTRODUCING RT: REAL-TIME MARKET INTELLIGENCE
    • AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATION
    • RELATED REPORTS

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