TECH SUPPLIER Jul 2021 - Market Forecast - Doc # US48006020

Worldwide Hard Disk Drive Component Forecast, 2021–2025

By:

Edward Burns
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Table of Contents

IDC Market Forecast Figure

Figure: Worldwide Hard Disk Drive Read/Write Recording Head Shipment Snapshot

Executive Summary

Advice for Technology Suppliers

Market Forecast

Table: Worldwide HDD Component Shipments by Form Factor, 2020–2025 (M)

Key HDD Component Market Forecast Assumptions for 2020-2025

Market Context

Drivers and Inhibitors

Drivers

Continued Shift to the Cloud Driving Growth in Cloud Service Provider Hyperscale Datacenter HDD Demand

Data Growth Driving the Demand for Higher-Capacity HDDs in Enterprise Datacenters

Proof-of-Space (and Time) Crypto Currencies Driving New Upside in Demand for High-Capacity HDDs

Inhibitors

Data Compression and Storage Efficiency Improvements

Blockchain Storage Options Likely to Have Mixed Impacts

Significant Market Developments

Changes from Prior Forecast

Table: Worldwide HDD Recording Head Shipments, 2016–2025: Comparison of July 2020 and July 2021 Forecasts (M)

Figure: Worldwide HDD Recording Head Shipments, 2016–2025: Comparison of July 2020 and July 2021 Forecasts

Table: Worldwide HDD Disk Media Shipments, 2016–2025: Comparison of July 2020 and July 2021 Forecasts (M)

Figure: Worldwide HDD Disk Media Shipments, 2016–2025: Comparison of July 2020 and July 2021 Forecasts

Market Definition

Methodology

IDC's Worldwide HDD Component Research and Data Modeling Process

Related Research

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