The external storage market continues to grow at a rapid clip as revenue surged 13.2 percent in the first quarter to $5.6 billion, according to IDC. EMC and NetApp were No. 1 and No. 2 in market share.
Network storage revenue grew 17.3 percent in the first quarter from a year ago and mid-range systems remained the sweet spot for the market
Here's a look at IDC's scorecard for external and total storage systems: