Dell, Cisco, Nutanix Battle For Converged Systems Market Share 2018 Leadership
Hyper-Converged Systems Based On Brand Of HCI Solution
Dell EMC Share: 29.6%
Nutanix Share: 22.2%
HPE Share: 5%
Cisco Share: 4.9%
Dell EMC took home the gold for the hyper-converged systems market, capturing 29.6 share, up from 21.6 percent share year over year. Dell's hyper-converged sales for the quarter topped $363 million, up a whopping 142 percent compared to the same quarter one year ago. Nutanix placed second at 22.2 percent share, roughly flat year over year. Sales for San Jose, Calif.-based Nutanix jumped 71 percent year over year to $273 million. HPE share in the market rose slightly by 1 percent year over year to 5 percent. Hyper-converged sales for HPE hit $61 million, up 112 percent compared to first quarter 2017. Cisco placed fourth, generating $60 million in sales, up 145 percent year over year. The San Jose, Calif.-based networking giant's market share climbed from 3.5 percent in first quarter 2017 to 4.9 percent.