According to IDC, Revenue from hyper-converged systems sales grew 78.1% year over year during the second quarter of 2018, generating $1.5 billion worth of sales. This amounted to 41.2% of the total converged systems market. Dell Inc. was the largest supplier with $418.7 million in revenue and a 28.8% share globally.
INDIA MARKET FOR HCI, HOW BIG IN NUMBERS
As per analysts’ view, the generic market size of hyper-convergence in India is about USD 35 to 40 million at present. Because of its rapid year-on-year growth at the rate of 46 to 50 percent, the market is expected to be USD 63 to 65 million by 2019 in India alone.
We now have all the top HCI vendors present in India market, which will further fuel the growth of the market. Adoption of converged and hyper-converged infrastructure in India is expected to grow significantly as these systems can help address some of the key critical challenges. Datacenters have restrictions when it comes to scaling easily because of the legacy infrastructure and the related migration challenges. Organizations are fixing these scalability needs by adding resources but this process is getting complex. Organizations are looking for complete open environment, so that they can plug-and-play the required resources without any integration challenges and be more flexible to organizational needs.
JOURNEY OF DELL EMC’S HCI BUSINESS TO THE TOP SPOT
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