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Q4 Server Sales Rise As Massive Market Leader Shift Takes Place

Server shipments and sales rose slightly according to both IDC and Gartner, but the real news was in the big changes in the list of market-leading server vendors.

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Server Revenue, Shipments Up Slightly As Business Shifts From IBM To Lenovo

Both IDC and Gartner this week reported worldwide fourth-quarter 2014 server sales. While both total server shipments and total server revenue showed small growth for the quarter over the fourth quarter of 2013, the numbers hid a couple of interesting dynamics in the server industry.

The biggest change in the fourth-quarter 2014 server business was IBM's divestiture of its x86 server business to China's Lenovo, resulting in a massive shift of server market share to Lenovo while not totally impacting total sales.

Here's a look behind the server numbers and how the business fared in the fourth quarter of 2014.

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