Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) today announced year over year market share and revenue growth in enterprise storage during the second quarter of 2019, according to the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Enterprise Storage Systems Tracker. HPE and New H3C’s 1.5 percent market share gain and 13.5 percent revenue growth stands out amidst a market that declined .8 percent overall1, and in which the other two vendors in the top three – Dell and NetApp – posted year over year declines.
In addition, according to IDC, HPE and New H3C grew revenue 22.7 percent and gained 2.8 points of market share in all flash array, a strategic storage market for customers.
HPE maintains a strong presence in China through a unique partnership with New H3C, in which HPE owns a 49 percent stake and the Chinese company Unisplendour Corporation owns a 51 percent share. This structure enables HPE to participate in the fastest-growing IT market in the world, through HPE’s sale of products to New H3C for resale in the China market.
“HPE and New H3C’s share gains and strong performance stand in stark contrast to the overall market, and are another indication of the accelerating momentum in the HPE storage business,” said Milan Shetti, SVP and General Manager, HPE Storage. “With global intelligence powered by HPE InfoSight at its core, HPE’s unique storage, big data, AI and ML portfolio is resonating with customers and partners. The recently announced HPE Primera and HPE Nimble Storage dHCI solutions only strengthen HPE’s position. We’re seeing customers increasingly turn to the HPE Intelligent Data Platform to unlock business value with their data, and set the foundation of their digital transformation initiatives.”
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1 Market share on a global level for HPE includes New H3C