A thin client, sometimes called a lean client, is a low-cost, centrally-managed computer devoid of CD-ROM players, diskette drives, and expansion slots. All features typically found on the desktop PC, including applications, sensitive data, memory, etc., are stored back in the data center when using a thin client.
Thin clients are a part of a computer network technology based on the idea that the data is stored and processed on central servers, so-called server-based IT. When a minimum of operations is performed on the user’s local unit, specially designed hardware can be used to replace the regular personal computers in the network.
Thin client shipments in Europe and North America declined by 9.14% and 5.77% year on year in 2015 to 1,661 K Units and 1,405 K Units, respectively. China remained resilient, growing just over 1.87 % for all of 2015, the only region to see positive growth for the year.
Finance, Telecom and Government represent the leading market segment, generating close to 70 % of overall market volume.
Most sales channels in this market is distribution, which accounting to 85.21% market share in 2015.
The global Thin Clients in Hardware market is valued at xx million US$ in 2017 and will reach xx million US$ by the end of 2025, growing at a CAGR of xx% during 2018-2025.
The major manufacturers covered in this report
Geographically, this report studies the top producers and consumers, focuses on product capacity, production, value, consumption, market share and growth opportunity in these key regions, covering
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On the basis of product, this report displays the production, revenue, price, market share and growth rate of each type, primarily split into
Industrial Thin Clients
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On the basis of the end users/applications, this report focuses on the status and outlook for major applications/end users, consumption (sales), market share and growth rate for each application, including
Finance & Insurance
The study objectives of this report are:
To analyze and study the global Thin Clients in Hardware capacity, production, value, consumption, status (2013-2017) and forecast (2018-2025);
Focuses on the key Thin Clients in Hardware manufacturers, to study the capacity, production, value, market share and development plans in future.
Focuses on the global key manufacturers, to define, describe and analyze the market competition landscape, SWOT analysis.
To define, describe and forecast the market by type, application and region.
To analyze the global and key regions market potential and advantage, opportunity and challenge, restraints and risks.
To identify significant trends and factors driving or inhibiting the market growth.
To analyze the opportunities in the market for stakeholders by identifying the high growth segments.
To strategically analyze each submarket with respect to individual growth trend and their contribution to the market
To analyze competitive developments such as expansions, agreements, new product launches, and acquisitions in the market
To strategically profile the key players and comprehensively analyze their growth strategies.
In this study, the years considered to estimate the market size of Thin Clients in Hardware are as follows:
History Year: 2013-2017
Base Year: 2017
Estimated Year: 2018
Forecast Year 2018 to 2025
For the data information by region, company, type and application, 2017 is considered as the base year. Whenever data information was unavailable for the base year, the prior year has been considered.
Thin Clients in Hardware Manufacturers
Thin Clients in Hardware Distributors/Traders/Wholesalers
Thin Clients in Hardware Subcomponent Manufacturers
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