Virtual Private Server Market - Snapshot
A Virtual Private Server (VPS) is a virtual machine (VM) that runs its specific copy of an operating system (OS) placed in a computer. It is traded as a service by different internet hosting service providers. It operates autonomously from other virtual spaces that are on the same machine. VPS hosting is mostly preferred by enterprises that wish to upgrade from shared hosting due to the need for more resources and control over the website. VPS is also used in data centers as it eliminates power consumption, cooling, and availability concerns.
The virtual private server market is driven by the increasing emphasis of enterprises on secured hosting. Growing security concerns of enterprises against cybersecurity breaches is expected to drive the market growth during the forecast period. Furthermore, evolution of virtualization is boosting the growth of the virtual private server market.The global virtual private server market is expected to grow prominently during the forecast period due to the rapidly growing demand for VPS due to its benefits such as shared cost of services and complete OS access. VPS helps in meeting varying business requirements, VPS can be scaled up and down easily by adding and reducing the resources. As per requirement, the enterprise can vary RAM, CPU, bandwidth, and storage resources to meet particular requirements.
However, limited availability of physical resources is affecting the large-scale adoption of virtual private servers. Furthermore, in unmanaged VPS hosting, the user needs to have strong technical expertise in terms of server security, maintenance, and software updates. Thus, the lack of technical expertise and unavailability of physical resources is limiting the growth of the market.
A key opportunity boosting market growth is the increasing deployment of Windows based servers. VPS is attracting a large customer base due to its cost-effectiveness, flexibility, scalability, and massive processing power. Furthermore, varying hosting processes are also changing the way virtual private servers are being used.
The virtual private server market is segmented on the basis of operating system, enterprise size, and end-use industry. Based on operating system, the market has been segmented into Linux and Windows. In terms of enterprise size, the market has been segmented into small & medium enterprises, and large enterprises. Based on end-use industry, the market is segmented into IT & telecommunication, BFSI, retail, medical & healthcare, manufacturing, government, and others. IT & telecom industry segment is expected to grow significantly during the forecast period. This is due to the advent of Big Data which requires secured hosting in order to avoid data loss
From a regional point of view, North America is estimated to hold a major share in the virtual private server market. Growth in this region is credited to robust adoption and penetration of virtual private servers, as well as considerable application of virtual private serversin diverse end-user industry segments. Asia Pacific is anticipated to observe lucrative growth due to growingadoption of virtual private servers by developers in countries such as China, Japan, and India thatare emphasizing on development of strong internet infrastructure and digital technology which is offering huge opportunities to vendors in the market. Furthermore, the markets in South America and Middle East &Africa (MEA) are also likely to grow significantly during the forecast period. Growing awareness and adoption of virtual private servers across Middle East & Africa and South America is offering new opportunities for key players operating in the global virtual private server market.
Majorvendors are spending huge amounts in virtual private server tools since the market is growing rapidly. Furthermore, technological developments and rising trend of secured web hosting is boosting the adoption of a wide-ranging variety of virtual private servers. Moreover, predominant software vendors are enhancing their sales and distribution networks in order to reach the most distant clients. Key players profiled in the virtual private server market report include Amazon Web Services, Inc., DreamHost, LLC, Endurance Group, GoDaddy Operating Company, LLC, Kamatera, Inc., OVH, Rackspace US, Inc., Savari Technologies Pvt. Ltd (MediaStroke), TekTonic, and United Internet AG.
Virtual Private Server Market: Overview
The virtual private server market report provides analysis for the period 2016 – 2026, wherein the period from 2018 to 2026 is the forecast period and 2017 is the base year. The report covers all the major trends and technologies playing a significant role in the market’s growth over the forecast period. The market overview section of the report highlights the drivers, restraints, and opportunities of the market during the said period. The study provides a complete perspective on the evolution of the global virtual private server market throughout the above mentioned forecast period in terms of revenue (US$ Mn).
Key market indicators included in the report provide significance of the factors which are capable of changing the market scenario. These indicators are expected to define the market position during the forecast period and provide an overview about the global virtual private server market. A market attractiveness analysis has been provided for every segment in the report in order to provide a thorough understanding of the overall scenario in the virtual private server market. The report also provides an overview of various strategies adopted by key players in the market.
Global Virtual Private Server Market: Scope of the Report
The report segments the market on the basis of operating system, enterprise size, and end-users. Based on operating system, the market has been segmented into Windows and Linux. In terms of enterprise size, the market is segmented into small & medium enterprises, and large enterprises. In terms of end-users, the market has been segmented into IT & telecommunication, BFSI, retail, medical & healthcare, manufacturing, government, and others. The report provides in-depth segment analysis of the global virtual private server market, thereby providing valuable insights at the macro as well as micro levels.
The report also highlights the competitive landscape of the global virtual private server market, positioning all the major players according to their presence in different regions of the world and recent key developments initiated by them in the market. The comprehensive virtual private server market estimates are the result of our in-depth secondary research, primary interviews, and in-house expert panel reviews. These market estimates have been analyzed by taking into account the impact of different political, social, economic, and technological factors along with the current market dynamics affecting the growth of the virtual private server market.
This report provides all the essential information required to understand the key developments in the virtual private server market, and growth trends of each segment and region. It includes companies’ strategies, financial information, and developments under the company profile section. The report also provides insights related to trends and their impact on the market. Furthermore, Porter’s Five Forces analysis explains the five forces, namely buyers bargaining power, suppliers bargaining power, threat of new entrants, threat of substitutes, and degree of competition in the virtual private server market. The report also provides a comprehensive value chain analysis for the virtual private server market.
Global Virtual Private Server Market: Research Methodology
The research methodology is a perfect combination of primary research, secondary research, and expert panel reviews. Secondary research sources such as annual reports, company websites, broker reports, financial reports, SEC filings and investor presentations, national government documents, internal and external proprietary databases, statistical databases, relevant patent and regulatory databases, market reports, government publications, statistical databases, World Bank database, and industry white papers are usually referred.
Primary research involves telephonic interviews, e-mail interactions, and face-to-face interviews for detailed and unbiased reviews on the virtual private server market across geographies. Primary interviews are usually conducted on an ongoing basis with industry experts and participants in order to get latest market insights and validate the existing data and analysis. Primary interviews offer firsthand information on important factors such as market trends, market size, competitive landscape, growth trends, and outlook, etc. These factors help to validate and strengthen secondary research findings and also help to develop the analysis team’s expertise and market understanding. Moreover, the data collected and analyzed from secondary and primary research is again discussed and examined by our expert panel.
Global Virtual Private Server Market: Competitive Dynamics
The research study includes profiles of leading companies operating in the global virtual private server market. Some of the key players profiled include Amazon Web Services, Inc., DreamHost, LLC, Endurance Group, GoDaddy Operating Company, LLC, Kamatera, Inc., OVH, Rackspace US, Inc., Savari Technologies Pvt. Ltd (MediaStroke), TekTonic, and United Internet AG.
The virtual private server market has been segmented as below:
Market Segmentation: Global Virtual Private Server Market
By Operating System
By Enterprise Size
- Small &Medium Enterprises
- Large Enterprises
- IT & Telecommunication
- Medical & Healthcare
- Others (Transportation, Hospitality)
In addition, the report provides analysis of the virtual private server market with respect to the following geographic segments:
- North America
- The U.S.
- Rest of North America
- Rest of Europe
- Asia Pacific (APAC)
- Rest of Asia Pacific
- Middle East & Africa (MEA)
- South Africa
- Rest of MEA
- South America
- Rest of South America