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Report: Data Center and Cloud Market Remains Strong But Must Adapt to New Opportunities

The Times They Are A Changin’  with sectors such as 5G, VR, AI and revolutions in life sciences and auto industry all set to have major impact 

Datacenter Europe 7, the annual report from BroadGroup Consulting covering 19 Western European countries has found the drivers for the data centre and cloud markets remain strong but the times are changing.

The report stresses a need for providers to be aware of the impact and opportunities around sectors such as 5G, Virtual Reality, Artificial Intelligence and specific vertical market factors like the revolution impacting life sciences and auto industries

“These new elements must be adapted and incorporated in order for the market to expand” noted Steve Wallage MD of BroadGroup Consulting. “In terms of Cloud, it fundamentally changes not just technology but business models, channels and procurement” continued Mr. Wallage.

Datacenter Europe 7 features 12 profiles and competitive analyses of leading players in addition to key assessments of pricing, market growth, revenues and degree outsourcing, all forecasts to 2020

This new report analyses the impact and what successful providers need along with an assessment of how investors see the market, what they like, their concerns and red flag issues, and how this will change. Datacenter Europe 7 also expands on the growth of markets outside the ‘Big 4’ in Europe, which now account for only 60% of the European market by net m2.

Now in its seventh version this report critically addresses competitive strategies in the market, and critical success factors, both for new and existing players critical impact of cloud on the market, and the opportunities and threats presented by cloud combined with comprehensive analysis of the current and future supply and demand issues. Invaluable for companies requiring:

- Top level European data
- Deep dive overview of European data centre markets
- Strategic insight into Cloud, colocation and hosting market
- Strategic insight and analysis
- Statistics, charts and tables

“Overall the Datacenters Europe 7 is an invaluable resource for companies engaged in the datacentre sector” continued Mr. Wallage. “It will provide forecast data to 2020 for 19 West European countries, broken down by segment, key current and expected future build. It also provides a unique comparison and rating of key datacentre suppliers across a range of criteria.”

More information on Datacenter Europe 7 can be found here

Best Regards,
The BroadGroup Team
BroadGroup Knowledge Shop


About BroadGroup

 BroadGroup was founded in 2002 to provide senior managers with a different perspective of new and emerging business niches, create new communities of interest, and inspire them with fresh insight on how they could be exploited profitably. Today, the company covers a portfolio of markets offering professional services through a value chain of bespoke consulting, market research, reports, and events BroadGroup is the leading data centre consulting practice and has the largest library of research reports in the data centre sector worldwide. Among the first to address the emerging Cloud sector, the company has developed insight in Private Cloud, and Cloud Enterprise Security. We research and produce the only international conferences focused on Dark Fibre and its importance to the IT sector. We provide independent robust research, free from potential conflicts of interest. Our consulting work across all practices covers commercial due diligence, demand analysis, financial and business planning analysis, market studies, competitor analysis, end user (quantitative) research, international market entry studies, and forecasting. We have a growing International presence in emerging markets including CE Europe, the Middle East, and in Asia and Pacific.


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