‘Other’ server brands show strong growth thanks to webscale companies

Open Compute Project battery cabinetNo-name server makers posted stronger year-to-year revenue growth than traditional powers such as Hewlett-Packard and IBM in the fourth quarter of 2012, according to new Gartner data. The news, which falls in line with a trend going back to the third quarter of 2011, makes sense as webscale companies — Google, Facebook, etc. — demand inexpensive but custom-tailored servers for their data centers.


Posted on 01/05/2013, in Research, Server, Taiwan. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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