PCIe SSD: Market Research Report

Date: April 1, 2013
Pages: 150
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Publisher: Global Industry Analysts, Inc
Report type: Strategic Report
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PCIe SSD: Market Research Report
This report analyzes the worldwide markets for PCIe SSD in Thousand Units. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. The report profiles 41 companies including many key and niche players such as BiTMICRO Networks, Inc., Dell Inc., EMC Corporation, Fusion-io, Inc., Fujitsu Technology Solutions, Foremay, Inc., Intel Corporation, IBM Corporation, LSI Corporation, Micron Technology, Inc., Marvell Technology Group Ltd., OCZ Technology Group, Inc., RUNCORE Innovation Technology CO, LTD., SanDisk Corporation, SMART Modular Technologies, STEC, Inc., Violin Memory, Inc., and Virident Systems Inc. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs.
I.INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
Disclaimers
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
Product Definitions and Scope of Study

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1.INDUSTRY OVERVIEW

A Prelude
Key Market Trends, Drivers & Challenges
Big Data Drives up Storage Needs Opening up a New Growth Avenue for PCIe SSD
Opportunity Indicator

Table 1. World Big Data Market (2013E & 2018F): Breakdown of Big Data Generated in Exabytes (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Growing Number of Datacenters Spurs Demand for PCIe SSD
Higher IOPS Fuels Growth for PCIe SSD

Table 2. Random Read IOPS for PCIe SSD, SAS SSD and 15K HDD Drives: A Comparison
Table 3. Approximate Cost Per IOPS (In US$) for PCIe SSD, SAS SSD, 15K HDD Drives: A Comparison (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Rise in Cloud Computing Infrastructures Benefits the Market
Bridged PCIe SSD: Uncut Diamond or Fool’s Gold
Interface Limitations of SATA: A Business Case for PCIe SSD
NVMe Specification to Drive Growth in PCIe SSD Market
New 2.5inch PCIe SSD Form Factor to Boost Adoption
Data Tiering Storage Architecture Boosts Adoption of SSD & PCIe SSD Drives
PCIe SSD Performance Advantage to Drive Efficiency in Enterprise Storage Segment
Tech Savvy Users to Drive Demand in Consumer Market
Digital Media Industry Provides Business Opportunities for Growth
OLTP Transactions Boosts Prospects for PCIE SSD Drives
Lack of Adequate Standardization Inhibits Growth
Premium Cost Prevents Mass Market Adoption
Developments in Rival SSD Technologies Dilute PCIE SSD Advantage
Market Outlook
Decline in IT Spending in Europe to Dampen Growth in
World Market Outlook

2.DATA STORAGE & SSDS: A COMPLIMENTARY REVIEW

Data Storage: A Critical Organizational Requirement
Solid-State Storage Media: The Next Generation of Storage
Solid-State Drives (SSD) Grow in Popularity

Table 4. Global Enterprise SSD Interface Market (2010, 2012 & 2015): Percentage Breakdown of SSD Interface Revenue by Product Segment (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 5. Global Market for Enterprise Grade Server SSD (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Unit Sales by Interface Technology (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 6. Global Market for Enterprise Grade Storage SSD (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Unit Sales by Interface Technology (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Competition in the SSD Market

Table 7. Global SSD Market (2012): Percentage Market Share Breakdown of Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

Flash-based SSDs: The Most Popular Type of SSDs
HDD V/S SSD Drives: A Comparative Analysis
Power Draw / Battery Life
Operating System Boot Times
Noise
Vibration
Heat Generation
Failure Rate
File Copy/ Write Speed
File Opening Speed
Magnetism
Capacity
Cost
Conclusion
SSDs: Will They Replace HDDs?

3.PRODUCT OVERVIEW

PCIe SSD: Definition& Overview
PCIe Solid State Cards (SSC)
PCIe Solid State Drives (SSD)
Single Level Cell (SLC)
Multi Level Cell (MLC)
Enterprise MLC (eMLC)
Advantages
Least Latency
Enhanced Efficiency
Low Total Cost of Ownership (TCO)
Scalability
Demerits
PCIe SSD - A Regressive Trend
Cost
Degradation of Performance
Complicated Management
Application Use Cases

4.PRODUCT LAUNCHES

STEC Introduces 2TB PCIe and SAS Solid-State Drives
OCZ Technology Group to Introduce Vector SSD Series for PCIe Interfaces
Intel Unveils Intel Solid-State Drive 525 Series
ASUS TeK Computer Unveils ROG RAIDR Express Solid-state Storage Device
Marvell Technology Group Launches Marvell DragonFlyTM NVDRIVE
Apricorn Unveils Velocity Solo X
Biwin to Introduce PCI Express-Based Solid State Drive
Micron Technology Launches PCIe-Based Solid State Drive
Marvell and OCZ Technology Introduce Z-Drive R5 PCI Express Storage Solution
NexGen Expands NexGen n5 Storage Systems Line
LSI Unveils NytroMegaRAID Range of PCI Express Solid-state Drive Cards
RunCore Innovation Technology Launches RunCore Kylin III PCIe Solid-state Drive
Marvell Technology Group Introduces DragonFly Platform
SanDisk Rolls Out Lightning PCI Express Solid State Accelerator Cards
Other World Computing Unveils OWC Mercury Accelsior
Intel Launches 910 Series PCIe Solid State Drive
OCZ Technology Group Rolls Out Z-Drive R4 CloudServ PCI Express Flash Storage Solution
Virident Systems Launches FlashMAX II PCIe Solid-State Drive
Marvell Technology Group Introduces DragonFly Platform
Virident Systems Introduces tachIOn PCIe Solid State Drive
Netlist Unveils 32GB Mini PCIe SSD
Micron Technology Introduces RealSSDTM P320h Solid-State Drive Series
STEC Introduces PCIe-Based Solid-State Drive
OCZ Technology Group Introduces VeloDrive PCI-Express Solid State Drive
SANRAD Unveils Front Loadable PCIe SSD Accelerators Options in V-Switch Storage Devices
OCZ Technology Group Introduces Z-Drive Revision 4 PCIe Storage Solutions
Super Talent Introduces Range of PCIe SSDs
Virident Systems Unveils Virident FlashMAX MLC Storage Class Memory Solution

5.STRATEGIC CORPORATE DEVELOPMENTS

BiTMICRO Selects RunCore for BiTMICRO OnBoardTM Program
Seagate Technology Enters into Partnership with Virident Systems
Sonnet Technologies Upgrades TempoTM SSD and Tempo SSD Pro PCIe SSD Cards for Booting Support in Mac Pro Computers
NVM Express Work Group Introduces NVMe 1.1 Specification
EMC to Integrate WarpDrive PCIe SSDs Range of LS
Virident Systems and Colfax International Partner to Offer Server Solutions
OCZ Technology Group Inks Distribution Agreement with SED International
Proximal Data Collaborates with Micron Technology
Nippon Rad Selects Z-Drive R4 PCIe SSD of OCZ Technology Group for Pedicss PC Platform
BiTMICRO Develops maxIOPCIe SSD
IBM Acquires Texas Memory Systems
SanDisk Takes Over FlashSoft
Micron Technology Acquires VirtenSys
OCZ Technology Group Takes Over SANRAD
LSI Acquires SandForce
Dell Deploys Micron Technology's 2.5-Inch Enterprise PCIe SSD
Avnet Embedded Announces Expanded Distribution Agreement with OCZ Technology Group
LSI Announces Collaboration with Cisco and EMC
Texas Memory Systems and NEVEX Virtual Technologies Enter into Partnership
Cisco Enters into Partnership with Fusion-io
SanDisk Collaborates with Virident Systems to Offer Integrated Storage Solution
Teledyne Technologies Acquires LeCroy
SanDisk Takes Over Pliant Technology
OCZ Technology Group Acquires Indilinx
Ciara Technologies Selects RevoDrive 3 X2 PCIe Solid State Drive of OCZ Technology Group
Integrated Device Technology and Micron Technology Co-develop Single-chip Flash Controller with Native PCIe
Virident Deploys Virident tachIOn SSDs in MySQL Environments
Texas Memory Systems to Demonstrate Performance of RamSan-70 PCIe Card
BiTMICRO Networks Sets Up Subsidiary in India

6.FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS

BiTMICRO Networks, Inc. (USA)
Dell Inc. (USA)
EMC Corporation (USA)
Fusion-io, Inc.(USA)
Fujitsu Technology Solutions (Germany)
Foremay, Inc. (USA)
Intel Corporation (USA)
IBM Corporation (USA)
LSI Corporation (USA)
Micron Technology, Inc. (USA)
Marvell Technology Group Ltd (USA)
OCZ Technology Group, Inc. (USA)
RUNCORE Innovation Technology CO, LTD. (China)
SanDisk Corporation (USA)
SMART Modular Technologies (USA)
STEC, Inc. (USA)
Violin Memory, Inc. (USA)
Virident Systems Inc. (USA)

7.GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

Table 8. World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for PCIe SSD Market by Geographic Region/Country – USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, China and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Shipments in Thousand Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 9. World 9-Year Perspective for PCIe SSD Market by Geographic Region/Country – Percentage Breakdown of Annual Shipments for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, China and Rest of World Markets for Years 2010, 2012, and 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1.UNITED STATES

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Product Launches
Strategic Corporate Developments
Key Regional Players
B. Market Analytics

Table 10. US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for PCIe SSD Market Analyzed with Annual Shipments in Thousand Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2.CANADA

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Strategic Corporate Developments
B. Market Analytics

Table 11. Canada Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for PCIe SSD Market Analyzed with Annual Shipments in Thousand Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3.JAPAN

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Strategic Corporate Developments
B. Market Analytics

Table 12. Japan Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for PCIe SSD Market Analyzed with Annual Shipments in Thousand Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4.EUROPE

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Strategic Corporate Developments
Key Players
B. Market Analytics

Table 13. Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for PCIe SSD Market Analyzed with Annual Shipments in Thousand Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5.CHINA

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Product launches
Strategic corporate developments
Key Players
B. Market Analytics

Table 14. China Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for PCIe SSD Market Analyzed with Annual Shipments in Thousand Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6.REST OF THE WORLD

A. Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Product Launches
Strategic Corporate Developments
B. Market Analytics

Table 15. Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for PCIe SSD Market Analyzed with Annual Unit Shipments in Thousand Units for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 41 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 41)
The United States (27)
Europe (3)
  Germany (1)
  Rest of Europe (2)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (11)

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