IDC's Worldwide High-Performance Technical Server QView provides numerical results on the worldwide sales into the technical computing market, with details on the purchases by competitive segments, by regions, by processor types, and more. It is useful for vendors to better understand the HPC infrastructure, and future plans for spending on HPC-related hardware and software at HPC end-user sites. This QView allows suppliers to create more accurate predictive models of market trends, customer spending, and marketing impacts.
This QView provides total market size and vendor share for the following technology areas. Measurement for this QView is in shipments and factory revenue.
- HPC hardware related components
- HPC accelerators and co-processors
- HPC OS by end-user sites
This QView is delivered via a quarterly pivot table. For a complete delivery schedule, please contact an IDC sales representative.
IDC's tracker data is developed using a rigorous methodology that includes well-planned and well-coordinated local, regional, and worldwide data cross-checks combined with a proprietary advanced data consolidation and analysis data platform managed by IDC's Worldwide Tracker organization. Data sources used in the process of determining IDC's tracker numbers include, but are not limited to:
- In-country local vendor interviews
- Distribution data feeds
- Worldwide and regional vendor guidance
- ODM data
- In-country local channel partner discussions
- Import records
- Feedback from component suppliers
- Vendor briefings and public financial reports