Global server market up 4.4% in 2005

For the full year 2005, worldwide server revenue grew 4.4% to $51.

For the full year 2005, worldwide server revenue grew 4.4% to $51.3 bln, while worldwide unit shipments grew 11.6% to 7.0 mln units. IBM led the overall server market in 2005 with 32.9% revenue share, followed by HP with 27.7% share.

Server market in 2005
 20052004Growth
 Revenue, mln.$ShareRevenue, mln.$ShareYTY
IBM$16,88932.9%$16,31633.2%3.5%
HP$14,18327.7%$13,02826.5%8.9%
Dell$5,25810.3%$4,6429.4%13.3%
Sun$4,8799.5%$5,12910.4%-4.9%
Fujitsu Siemens$2,9015.7%$2,8885.9%0.4%
Others$7,17814.0%$7,13514.5%0.6%
All Vendors$51,288100%$49,138100%4.4%
Source: IDC