Table of Contents

List of Attachments

IDC Market Forecast Figure

Figure: Worldwide Edge Infrastructure (Compute and Storage) Spending Snapshot

Executive Summary

Advice for Technology Suppliers

Market Forecast

Table: Worldwide Edge Infrastructure (Compute and Storage) Hardware Spending by Segment, 2018–2023 ($B)

Table: Worldwide Compute and Storage Hardware Spending, 2018–2023: Edge Versus Core ($B)

Table: Worldwide Edge Infrastructure Server Shipment, 2018–2023 (M)

Table: Worldwide Edge Infrastructure Storage Capacity Shipment, 2018–2023 (EB)

Figure: Worldwide Edge and Core Server Shipment Share, 2018 and 2023

Figure: Worldwide Edge and Core Storage Capacity Shipment Share, 2018 and 2023

Market Context

Drivers and Inhibitors

Drivers

Expected Growth of IoT Use Cases

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Unlock Edge Data

Increased Investment by Service Providers

Inhibitors

Resistance of Senior Management and Friction with Existing Business Process

Macroeconomic Slowdown

Significant Market Developments

Changes from Prior Forecast

Market Definition

Methodology

Related Research

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