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HPE, Dell In Dead Heat In Server Market-Share Battle In 2020
As worldwide server revenue reached $24 billion in the second quarter of 2020 amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Dell Technologies are neck and neck in market-share leadership.
Fourth Place (Tie): Lenovo
Market Share: 6.1%
The $50 billion PC leader and data center provider generated $1.47 billion in server revenue during the quarter, an increase of 21 percent year over year. Hong Kong-based Lenovo statistically tied for fourth place in market share by capturing 6.1 percent share of the global server market. In second-quarter 2019, Lenovo captured 6 percent market share.
Lenovo shipped approximately 193,000 server units in the second quarter, up 6.6. percent year over year, when it shipped 181,100 units. The company owned 6.1 percent share of the market in terms of total server units sold.
Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, Lenovo recently reported huge revenue growth during its first fiscal quarter with data center revenue up nearly 20 percent year over year while PC and Smart Devices revenue reached $10.6 billion.