|In the past quarter, sales of enterprise external storage systems supplied by OEM were 1.4% less than a year earlier. In monetary terms, the market was about $ 6.8 billion. It is noteworthy that the information storage volume shipped during the quarter increased by 9.6% year-on-year and reached 18.9 EB. Such data is contained in a report prepared by specialists of the IDC analytical company. |
The report also said that the revenue of ODM manufacturers working directly with large data centers increased by 8.7% over the year, amounting to $ 6.4 billion. The information storage capacity of this segment increased by 41.4% compared to the third quarter of last year and exceeded 74.5 EB. The total volume of storage for all segments (delivered by OEMs, delivered by ODM manufacturers directly and embedded in servers) increased by 31.8% over the year, to 129.8 EB.