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Next Generation CPU Rollout to Drive Taiwanese Server Shipments in 1Q 2018
November 28, 2017


With the increasing demand for data computing and data storage in the age of AI (Artificial Intelligence), Intel's new series of 'Purley' Xeon are expected to significantly bolster the Taiwanese server shipments next year, according to Taipei-based IT research institute MIC (Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute). "By assembly level, shipment volume of servers shipped at the full system and barebones levels is estimated to reach 1.249 million units in the first quarter of 2018, representing a 9.9% sequential and a 41.4% year-on-year growth. Meanwhile, server motherboard shipment volume also is anticipated to witness a 27.3% sequential and a whopping 66.6% year-on-year growth in the first quarter of 2018, to approximately 1.73 million units," says Cliff Kung, industry analyst with MIC.

Taiwanese Server (System and Motherboard) shipment volume by assembly level, 3Q 2015 - 3Q 2017

Source: MIC, November 2017

To see more about this report, please visit:The Taiwanese Server System and Server Motherboard Industries, 3Q 2017

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Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute (MIC), based in Taipei, Taiwan, was founded in 1987. MIC is Taiwan's premier IT industry research and consulting firm providing intelligence, in-depth analysis, and strategic consulting services on global IT product and technology trends, focusing on markets and industries in Asia-Pacific. MIC is part of the Institute for Information Industry.