Is Migration to Cloud-based Operations the Future of the India Data Center Market?


Arizton’s recent market research report on the India data center market provides comprehensive industry analysis, trend forecasts, and competitive analysis. The research study segments the market by electrical infrastructure (UPS systems, generators, transfer switches & switchgear, Rack PDU, and other electrical infrastructure), mechanical infrastructure (cooling systems, racks, and other infrastructure), by IT infrastructure (server, storage, and network), by general construction (building development, installation and commissioning services, building design, physical security, and DCIM), by tier standards (Tier I & II, Tier III, and Tier IV), by geography (Maharashtra, Karnataka, Telangana & Andhra Pradesh, and other states), and offers detailed competitive analysis.

The India data center market is estimated to generate revenues of around $4 billion by 2024, growing at a CAGR of approximately 9% during 2018-2024.

The market research report also offers market share analysis in terms of power capacity (MW) and area (square feet). The government initiatives to grow a digital economy and the migration of traditional service offerings to cloud-based platforms are the major factors contributing to the growth of the Indian market.The increasing number of facility development with an area of 50,000 square feet and over 15 MW of power capacity will boost revenues in the India data center market.

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The top 3 drivers and trends promoting the evolution of the India data center market are discussed below:

Migration to Cloud-based Business Operations

The increasing adoption of cloud-based services such as IaaS, SaaS, and PaaS across enterprises is augmenting the growth of the India data center market. The customers in India are adopting public and private cloud services, thereby driving the demand for data centers across the market. The adoption of SaaS dominates the Indian market adding a revenue of around $850 million in 2018. The establishment of the Data Protection Bill in 2018 will drive adoption of innovative infrastructure in the India data center market. The leading cloud providers such as AWS, Microsoft, IBM, and Google are entering the Indian market will lead to the construction of new facilities. Alibaba and Tencent are the new entrants to the market. Multiple SaaS vendors are colocating spaces operated by local and global colocation providers in the India market. The increasing number of government initiatives to improve the digital economy of the country will boost the demand in the market. The growing Internet penetration, smartphone usage, consumption of social media services, and digital payment solutions will drive the adoption of cloud-based services in the India market. Companies such as Cognizant, Infosys, and TCS are the major third-party managed service providers for global enterprises in the India data center market.

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Increase in Adoption of Converged and Hyperconverged Infrastructure Platforms

The rise in the adoption of converged and hyperconverged infrastructure platforms will result in the transformation of the India data center market. The emergence of converged infrastructure platforms, the process of integration has simplified, which has added scalability to business processes in the Indian market. The increasing use of hyperconverged infrastructure will play a vital role in managing software-defined facilities across the India data center market. Hyperconverged infrastructure includes orchestration and management of software packages to manage and compute SDC, SDS, and SDN. Pi Datacenter in Andhra Pradesh is developed and operated as Tier IV software-defined data centers (SDDC) in the India market. The leading vendors are offering hyperconverged infrastructure that helps process workloads with added simplicity, flexibility, scalability, and affordability in the market. Leading infrastructure providers such as HPE, Dell, IBM, Cisco, and Huawei offer hyperconverged infrastructure platforms that combine hardware, virtualization, and management tools in the India data center market.

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Increased Interest to Improve Data Center Efficiency

The exponential growth of the India data center market and an increase in power consumption is driving the need for effective solutions across the country. Factors such as PUE and CUE are major concerns in the Indian market. The average PUE of existing data centers in India is around 2.0,and the recent data center developments will enable the operation of these facilities at a PUE of less than 1.5 in the India data center market. Many data centers operators are adopting monitoring and management solutions across all infrastructure to improve their efficiency in the market. The automation of facilities will identify the maintenance requirements of infrastructure to avoid operational failures in the market. A majority of infrastructure vendors are heavily investing in software solutions that monitor power and cooling infrastructure in the market. The use of DCIM solutions to monitor and manage emission requirement will revolutionize the India data center market.

The leading vendors in the India data center market are Atos, Arista, Broadcom, HPE, Cisco, Dell Technologies, Huawei, IBM, Lenovo, NetApp, Bharti Airtel (NXTRA DATA), Bridge Data Centres, BSNL Data Center, Colt Data Centre Services (COLT DCS), CtrlS, GPX Global Systems, ITI Limited, NTT Communications (Netmagic), Pi DATACENTERS, Reliance Communications (Global Cloud Xchange), Sify Technology, ST Telemedia Global Data Centres (STT GDC), Zoho, ABB, Caterpillar, Climaveneta (Mitsubishi Electric), Cummins, Delta Group, Eaton, Legrand, Larson & Turbo (L&T) Construction, NetRack Enclosures, Riello UPS, Rittal, Schneider Electric, Sterling and Wilson (Shapoorji Pallonji Group), STULZ, and Vertiv.

The complete overview of the latest market research report on the India data center market by Arizton is now available.

The report also offers a detailed study of major trends, drivers, challenges, and also provides the market size and forecast for major geographical regions and key countries.

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