Global Thin Client Market to Reach 14.36 Million Units by 2015, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.

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GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Thin Clients market. The world market for Thin Clients is projected to reach 14.36 million units in sales by the year 2015. Growth will be primarily driven by the ability of thin clients to present exceptional environmental and cost benefits to the user. Desktop virtualization and growing need for anytime, anywhere accessibility to corporate & Internet networks are the other trends that augur well for thin clients market.

Thin Clients: A Global Strategic Business Report

Information infrastructure maintenance is proving to be the biggest challenge for IT administration in different industrial sectors, as a major portion of IT budgets of late is being spent on system maintenance and replacements. While PC costs have dramatically plummeted, more than halving, over the last decade, maintenance costs have risen significantly over the years, making workplace desktop management an extremely costly affair. This scenario becomes even more critical given the ongoing economic recession and reduced budgetary allocations. Therefore, it has become a high priority for IT managers across the world to cut down the expenses on maintaining computing systems. This trend is lending traction to the market for thin clients, as they prove to be highly economical in the long run. Therefore, recession in effect, amplifies the technology's inherent attractiveness as it brings to the fore benefits, such as, reduction in the cost of operation and maintenance of the entire IT network.

Growth in the worldwide thin clients market is also fashioned by a range of environmental benefits that thin clients offer, including efficient use of energy and less use of raw materials. Thin clients are also the growing phenomena across the corporate world, as companies increasingly opt for providing their employees, just the basic systems required for processing their assigned tasks. The much-awaited revolution in enterprise computing is now close at hand, thanks to the proliferation of cutting edge technologies, such as, virtualization, which is helping push thin clients into the mainstream enterprise business.

Europe and Asia collectively account for a major share of the worldwide thin clients market, as stated by the new market research report on Thin Clients market. The Asia-Pacific thin clients market displays a strong appetite for growth, thanks to the continuous infrastructure development and business expansion in the region, especially in the emerging markets of China and India.

Key players in the marketplace include Clientron Corp, Dell Inc, Devon IT Inc, Fujian Start Computer Equipment Co Ltd., Fujian Centerm Information Co Ltd., Fujitsu Technology Solutions, Gigabyte Technology Co Ltd., HCL Peripherals Ltd., Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P., Hitachi Ltd., IGEL Technology Ltd., Maple Computer Corporation, NEC Corporation, TECO Electric & Machinery Co Ltd., Termtek Computer Co Ltd., Tul Corporation, VXL Instruments Limited, W-Channel Inc, and Wyse Technology Inc.

The report titled "Thin Clients: A Global Strategic Business Report" announced by Global Industry Analysts, Inc., provides a review of noteworthy market trends, growth drivers and issues. The report in addition also enumerates recent acquisitions, and other strategic industry activities. The study analyzes market data and analytics in terms of annual volume sales (in '000 units) for regional markets - North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific (including Japan) and Rest of World. The study analyzes market data and analytics in terms of annual revenues (in US$ Million) for the global market.

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