The US software-defined data center market was valued at US$ 14.30 billion in 2019 and is projected to reach US$ 50.93 billion by 2027, according to the US Software-Defined Data Center Market Forecast to 2027 – COVID-19 Impact and Country Analysis by Component and Industry Vertical report. Additionally, the market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 17.4% from 2020 to 2027.
Two-thirds of organizations deployed software-defined solutions
US houses some of the dominant IT companies that have set up their datacenter in the US. Northern Virginia, Santa Clara, Northern New Jersey, Chicago, and Dallas are some of the US’s largest data center metro areas.
While US companies are continuously focusing on adapting to new technologies, they are continually investing in new technologies to improve their business process and improve productivity. The companies’ focus on adopting software-defined data centers over legacy hardware data centers to improve the costs, scalability, efficiency, and availability.
Moreover, the government agencies are focusing on improving the storage and management of data in response to government mandates. According to the survey released by Dell EMC in March 2017, 100 federal IT managers participated.
About two-thirds of participants responded that their organizations already deployed software-defined solutions. However, 85% of the participants responded to progress in the use of software-defined data centers. Thus, government organizations’ growing investments for technological advancements and the increasing adoption of software-defined solutions among government organizations are expected to positively influence the software-defined data center market in the US.
US has the presence of some of the leading players in the software-defined data center market such as VMware, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development LP, UnitedPrivateCloud, Cisco Systems, and Microsoft Corporation, among others.