Server revenue grew 5.1% in Q4 2019, shipments increased 11.7%, Dell firstChristian Fernsby ▼ | March 25, 2020
The worldwide server market continued to grow in the fourth quarter of 2019 as revenue increased 5.1% and shipments grew 11.7% year over year, according to Gartner.
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Dell EMC secured the top spot in the worldwide server market based on revenue in the fourth quarter of 2019.
Despite a decline of 9.9% year over year, Dell EMC secured 17.3% market share, followed by Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) with 15.4% of the market.
IBM experienced the strongest growth in the quarter, growing 28.6%.
In server shipments, Dell EMC maintained the No. 1 position in the fourth quarter of 2019 with 14.2% market share.
HPE secured the second spot with 10.8% of the market.
Both Dell EMC and HPE experienced declines in server shipments, while Lenovo experienced the strongest growth with a 22.4% increase in shipments in the fourth quarter of 2019.
In 2019, both worldwide server shipments and revenue declined, with shipments falling 3.1% and revenue down 2.5%
As for vendor performance, Dell EMC took the top spot in both revenue and shipments with 20.5% market share and 16.3% market share, respectively.
HPE secured the No. 2 position with market share of 17.3% in revenue and 12.3% in shipments.
Inspur Electronics is the only vendor in the top five that grew in both revenue and shipments in 2019. ■