Worldwide Hard Disk Drive Component Market Forecast

Worldwide Hard Disk Drive Component Forecast, 2017–2021

IDC, Date of Publication: Aug 17, 2017, 10 Pages
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This study analyzes the hard disk drive component market for the period from 2017 to 2021.

The segment shift in the HDD market from PCs, personal storage, and consumer electronics to enterprise and video surveillance will have profound implications for HDD component demand and HDD component technology. By 2021, about 60% of HDD read/write recording heads and disk media will be needed for enterprise HDDs, with about 50% of these components requiring relatively new, advanced HDD recording technologies.

Worldwide Hard Disk Drive Component Forecast, 2017–2021
TABLE OF CONTENTS

List of Attachments
IDC Market Forecast Figure
Figure: Worldwide Hard Disk Drive Read/Write Recording Head Shipment Snapshot
Executive Summary
Advice for Technology Suppliers
Market Forecast
Table: Worldwide HDD Component Shipments by Form Factor, 2016–2021 (M)
Market Context
Drivers and Inhibitors
Drivers
Data Growth
Slower HDD Technology Advancements
Inhibitors
Continued Adoption of SSDs and Embedded NAND in Client Devices
Increased Use of Flash and SSDs in Enterprise Storage and Servers
Significant Market Developments
Changes from Prior Forecast
Table: Worldwide HDD Recording Head Shipments, 2012–2021: Comparison of August 2016 and August 2017 Forecasts (B)
Figure: Worldwide HDD Recording Head Shipments, 2012–2021: Comparison of August 2016 and August 2017 Forecasts
Table: Worldwide HDD Disk Media Shipments, 2012–2021: Comparison of August 2016 and August 2017 Forecasts (B)
Figure: Worldwide HDD Disk Media Shipments, 2012–2021: Comparison of August 2016 and August 2017 Forecasts
Market Definition
Methodology


Date of Publication:
Aug 17, 2017
File Format:
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Number of Pages:
10 Pages