Growing cloud data center spend benefits ODM, white box hardware vendors

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Increasing demand at managed hosting and public cloud service providers has driven both to move away from OEM hardware and consider more ODM cloud server hardware that is typically cheaper, and more customizable, especially in bulk.

Higher cloud infrastructure spend to drive ODM direct market

Meanwhile, consumer data center IP traffic (27% CAGR) is expected to outgrow business enterprise data center IP traffic (19% CAGR). See graph below.

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Data center hardware trends info for commodity and supply chain buyers

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