HOME Research Insight Market Leader - Desktop Virtualization Market

Market Leader - Desktop Virtualization Market

The desktop virtualization market size is estimated to be USD 7.83 Billion in 2017 and is projected to reach USD 13.45 Billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 11.4% during the forecast period. Some of the major factors driving the desktop virtualization market include the increase in the productivity of employees, cost saving to reduce economic pressure on enterprises, and simplified management and enhanced security (centralization of IT functions).

Technological giants such as are Citrix Systems (US), VMware (US), NComputing (South Korea), Microsoft (US), Cisco Systems (US), Oracle (US), Red Hat (US), Evolve IP (US), Huawei Technologies (China), Ericom Software (US), HPE (US), Parallels International (US), and others offer desktop virtualization solutions and services to cater the demand of the market. These players have adopted various growth strategies such as expansions, contracts, acquisitions, and mergers with partnerships and new product launches being the key strategies. New product launches have been the major strategical trends, accounting for more than half of the market share of all the growth strategies adopted by the major market players. 

VMware is focusing on both organic and inorganic strategies such as partnerships, collaborations, acquisitions, and new product launches to grow in the desktop virtualization market. For example, in May 2017, VMware partnered with Microsoft (US) to deliver VMware's Horizon Cloud Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) infrastructure on the Microsoft Azure public cloud. This partnership is expected to help the company to strengthen its product portfolio. In July 2017, VMware introduced VMware Horizon 7.2 and Horizon Virtualization Pack for Skype for Business. This is anticipated to help the company in expanding its existing product portfolio of Horizon solutions.

Citrix Systems is focusing on both organic and inorganic growth strategies to gain a competitive advantage in the desktop virtualization market. For example, in September 2017, Citrix introduced XenServer 7.1 Cumulative Update 1 (CU1) with critical hotfixes for XenServer 7.1 LTSR. This enhancement is expected to help the company in offering updated virtualization solutions to its customers. In July 2017, Citrix entered into a partnership with Google (US) to deliver desktop applications running in a cloud-hosted environment. Initially, Citrix had partnered with Google in 2010. This partnership will enable users to run virtual desktop environments on Google’s cloud infrastructure using the Citrix Cloud. Moreover, as per the partnership, Citrix Workspace Services will be coming to the Google Cloud Platform. This partnership helps Citrix Systems to address client requirements for secure digital workspaces in the cloud.

Related Reports:

Desktop Virtualization Market by Type (Virtual Desktop Infrastructure, Desktop-as-a-Service, Remote Desktop Services), Organization Size, Vertical (It & Telecom, BFSI, Education, Healthcare, Government) and Region - Global Forecast to 2022

Mr. Rohan
Markets and Markets
UNIT no 802, Tower no. 7, SEZ
Magarpatta city, Hadapsar
Pune, Maharashtra 411013, India
Email: sales@marketsandmarkets.com

Connect Us

Follow us on LinkedIn  Follow us on Facebook   Follow us on Twitter 
Live Chat Support

US : 1-888-600-6441

Search reports