Third Quarter 2020 On-premise HPC Server Market Shows Healthy Growth
Authors: Earl Joseph, Bob Sorensen
Publication Date: January 2021
Length: 4 pages
The recovery of the on-premise HPC server market continues to gain momentum, showing consistent revenue increases over the last two quarters, while easing some of the first quarter 2020 revenue losses that resulted from the economic fallout of the covid-19 virus. Specifically, the third quarter of 2020 exhibited a seasonal revenue growth of 3.4% to reach $3.4 billion in sales for the quarter, up 11.7% from the previous quarter and building on the 12.0 % quarter on quarter increase from 2Q2020.
A View of the 2018 HPC Market by Verticals
Hyperion Research recently closed the books on the 2018 year for the high performance computing market in our market tracking database, the QView, as well as the Country Level Database, which tracks the HPC markets in 26 countries around the world as well as 13 different verticals. 2018 was another high growth year, with the server market reaching $13.7 billion, and the total market (servers, storage, software and technical support service) totaling more than $27.6 billion. The market has continued to grow at a steady rate of around 6% for the past 5 years.
April 2019 | Quick Take
HPC Supplants Smart Phones as Key Business Driver at World’s Largest Chip Foundry
Steve Conway, Bob Sorensen, Alex Norton, and Earl Joseph
Taiwan-based TSMC, the world's largest chip foundry, recently announced (https://www.eetimes.com/document.asp?doc_id=1332869) that high performance computing (HPC) has supplanted smart phones as the most important driver of its business, although presumably not yet the largest financially.
January 2018 | Quick Take