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Data Centres in Australia: Market Research Report

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Data Centres Market Research Report | ANZSIC J5922 | Sep 2014

Head in the clouds: The increasing prominence of cloud computing drives revenue growth

The Data Centres market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$601m
Annual Growth 10-15
9.1%
Annual Growth 15-20
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Employment
1,588
Businesses
438
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Data Centres industry has grown steadily over the past five years, underpinned by the increasing prominence of cloud computing. Industry operators provide electronic information storage services, such as cloud services, which enable users to upload, download, backup and access files and systems online. Cloud computing has enabled companies to reduce their storage and computing costs as it can be scaled up or down based on demand. This is in contrast with firms maintaining their own servers solely in-house, which involves considerable capital expenditure. As a result, outsourced data centre space has grown over the past five years, as cloud computing has provided users a more cost-effective option. Industry revenue is forecast to increase by an annualised 9.1%... purchase to read more

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The industry exhibits high barriers to entry, given the capital investment required, difficulty in obtaining large contracts and the importance of having a favourable reputation. The industry's largest players have high levels of capital investment, which include server farms with incredible processing power. At the other end of the industry, there are many smaller companies performing some form of data storage outsourcing for smaller clients.

Over the past decade, basic industry equipment costs have declined, while providing faster processing power. Beyond the start-up capital costs associated with obtaining computers and servers, new entrants to the industry also have to obtain business contracts... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Data Centres Industry?

This industry is mainly engaged in providing electronic information storage and retrieval services. The industry provides electronic information storage, such as cloud services, which involve providing third parties with the ability to upload, download, back-up and access files and systems over the internet. The industry excludes web hosting services, which primarily provide access to information stored on the internet as a means to disseminate information.

Industry Products
Web hosting infrastructureData support servicesData storage, backup and archival services
 
Industry Activities
Computer data physical storage and retrieval servicesElectronic information physical storage and retrieval servicesData centre operation and management


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