SMBs Investing Big in Data-Center Technology

Small and midmarket firms are expected to invest more than $250 billion in data-center technology between 2012 and 2016.

Techaisle Data Center ChartThat’s according to a new report from Techaisle, which says, by region, Asia is expected to see the strongest growth, at 14 percent; North America is next at 7 percent. North American SMBs, however, are expected to spend the most, with the storage segment growing the fastest, at 11 percent.

Techaisle’s report breaks data-center technology into three categories storage, networking solutions and servers around the globe.

In an upcoming channel report, the firm found that more than one-third (35 percent) of VAR channels have started to address data-center solutions; in China, more than 40 percent of VAR channels are already offering data-center solutions.

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Which brand-new event at Channel Partners Evolution, Oct. 9-12, will you attend? (select up to two)

  • Business Innovation Hackathon (32%, 10 Votes)
  • Datto's Cyber Security Summit (19%, 6 Votes)
  • MSP 501 Awards Dinner (19%, 6 Votes)
  • Avant Special Forces Training (16%, 5 Votes)
  • Channel NX2Z Workforce Symposium (13%, 4 Votes)

Total Voters: 22

Loading ... Loading ...
The ID is: 86091