Enterprise storage systems revenue increased 21.3 percent year over year to $13.2 billion in Q2 2018.
Storage shipments increased 70.7 percent to 111.8 exabytes during the second quarter, said IDC.
ODM’s storage revenue increased 31.7 percent to $3.3 billion – representing 25.1 percent of enterprise storage investments.
Sales of server-based storage increased 24.9 percent to $3.8 billion – representing 28.5 percent of enterprise storage investments.
The external storage systems revenue rose 14.4 percent to $6.1 billion.
Dell with 19.1 percent, HPE with 17.3 percent, NetApp with 6.3 percent, IBM with 4.6 percent, Hitachi with 3.1 percent, Lenovo with 3 percent and Huawei with 2.7 percent are the top players in enterprise storage systems market based on their Q2 revenue.
Dell with 29.2 percent, NetApp with 13.5 percent, HPE with 10.6 percent, IBM with 9.4 percent and Hitachi with 6.6 percent market share are the top player in external storage market in Q2 2018.