Retail Colocation Market in the US 2014-2018

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Published : Aug-2014
No. of Pages : 50

Report Description

Retail colocation is a setup where enterprises and end-users lease part of a data center facility to meet their computing requirements. The data center facility is hosted by a single vendor and multiple end-users can access the services provided by the vendor. A retail colocation services provider provides a dedicated computing resource that can meet the computing requirements of the enterprises in this sector. The colocation service provider also provides uninterrupted computing support to enterprises, which is a major advantage of colocation services.

TechNavio’s analysts forecast the Retail Colocation market in the US will grow at a CAGR of 17.44 percent over the period 2013-2018.

Covered in this Report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Retail Colocation market in the US for the period 2014-2018. The report considers the revenue generated from retail colocation services provided by vendors across US. The report does not consider the revenue generated from wholesale data center colocation services.

TechNavio’s report, the Retail Colocation Market in the US 2014-2018, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report focuses on the Retail Colocation market in the US landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key Region

• US

Key Vendors

• AT&T Inc.

• CenturyLink Inc.

• Equinix Inc.

• SunGard Availability Services

• Verizon Communications Inc.

Other Prominent Vendors

• BT Global Services

• Computer Science Corp.

• Datapipe

• GoGrid

• Hosting.com

• IBM Corp.

• NaviSite

• RackSpace Inc.

Key Market Driver

• Growing Need to Reduce Capital and Operational Expenditure

• For a full, detailed list, view our report.

Key Market Challenge

• Increasing Complexity of Enterprise Networks

• For a full, detailed list, view our report.

Key Market Trend

• Increasing Adoption of Virtualized Computing Infrastructure

• For a full, detailed list, view our report.

Key Questions Answered in this Report

• What will the market size be in 2018 and what will the growth rate be?

• What are the key market trends?

• What is driving this market?

• What are the challenges to market growth?

• Who are the key vendors in this market space?

• What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?

• What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?

Table of Contents

01. Executive Summary

02. List of Abbreviations

03. Scope of the Report

03.1 Market Overview

03.2 Product Offerings

04. Market Research Methodology

04.1 Market Research Process

04.2 Research Methodology

05. Introduction

06. Role of Colocation and Managed Hosting

07. Market Landscape

07.1 Retail Colocation Market in the US

07.1.1 Size and Forecast

07.2 Retail Colocation Space in the US

07.2.1 Size and Forecast

07.3 Factors for Selecting a Colocation Provider

07.4 Five Forces Analysis

08. Buying Criteria

09. Market Growth Drivers

10. Drivers and their Impact

11. Market Challenges

12. Impact of Drivers and Challenges

13. Market Trends

14. Trends and their Impact

15. Vendor Landscape

15.1 Competitive Scenario

15.2 Market Share Analysis 2013

15.3 Other Prominent Vendors

16. Key Vendor Analysis

16.1 AT&T Inc.

16.1.1 Business Overview

16.1.2 Business Segmentation

16.1.3 Key Information

16.1.4 SWOT Analysis

16.2 CenturyLink Inc.

16.2.1 Business Overview

16.2.2 Business Segmentation

16.2.3 Key Information

16.2.4 SWOT Analysis

16.3 Equinix Inc.

16.3.1 Business Overview

16.3.2 Business Segmentation

16.3.3 Key Information

16.3.4 SWOT Analysis

16.4 SunGard Availability Services

16.4.1 Business Overview

16.4.2 Business Segmentation

16.4.3 Key Information

16.4.4 SWOT Analysis

16.5 Verizon Communications Inc.

16.5.1 Business Overview

16.5.2 Business Segmentation

16.5.3 Key Information

16.5.4 SWOT Analysis

17. Other Reports in this Series

List of Exhibits:

List of Exhibits
Exhibit 1: Market Research Methodology
Exhibit 2: Role of Colocation Services
Exhibit 3: Retail Colocation Market in the US 2013-2018 (US$ billion)
Exhibit 4: Retail Colocation Space in the US 2013-2018 (unit in million sq ft)
Exhibit 5: Retail Colocation Market in the US by Vendor Segmentation 2013
Exhibit 6: Business Segmentation of AT&T Inc.
Exhibit 7: Business Segmentation of CenturyLink Inc.
Exhibit 8: Business Segmentation of Equinix Inc.
Exhibit 9: Business Segmentation of SunGard Availability Services
Exhibit 10: Business Segmentation of Verizon Communications Inc.

Press Release

TechNavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report - Retail Colocation Market in the US 2014-2018

TechNavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Retail Colocation Market in the US: AT&T Inc., CenturyLink Inc., Equinix Inc., SunGard Availability Services and Verizon Communications Inc.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: AT&T, BT Global Services, CenturyLink, Computer Science, Datapipe, Equinix, GoGrid, Hosting.com, IBM, NaviSite, Rackspace, Sungard Availability Services and Verizon Communications.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from TechNavio’s team said: “Increased adoption of virtualization and virtualized computing solutions is one of the major emerging trends in this market. Virtualization enables high productivity of the existing computing infrastructure. SMEs have limited capital spending capability, which is leading to a higher adoption of colocation services from retail colocation vendors.”

According to the report, the need to reduce the capital and operational expenditure associated with provisioning of computing infrastructure and services is one of the major drivers. A rapid increase in digital content transmission across enterprise networks is leading to the adoption of high-performance computing solutions. Enterprises are also procuring cloud computing services and solutions, which are being integrated as part of the data center services.

Further, the report states that rapid evolution of technological solutions, which leads to higher complexity in provisioning services, is one of the major challenges faced by the market.

The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.

Filed in: Information Technology
Publisher : Infiniti Research Limited
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