Huawei among top three in global server sales: Gartner
Highest ranking ever for Huawei, jumping one place from year earlier
Huawei's server shipment volume ranked third in the global market in Q4 2016 according to Gartner Q4 2016 server shipment report.
Huawei ranked third in server shipments for the first time in the global market in Q4 2016, improving from its fourth-place ranking before. Huawei servers are now used by over 5,000 customers across more than 150 countries globally. This ranking is the highest in Huawei's server history, and is regarded as a significant milestone.
Qiu Long, president, IT server product line, Huawei, said: "These rankings indicate a significant milestone and they provide Huawei servers with a strong starting point for 2017. In addition to their continued success in traditional enterprise applications, Huawei servers continue to excel in new domains, including cloud computing, big data, deep learning, and big video.
“Our key to success lies in embracing the future of the industry and staying ahead of the curve in order to satisfy our customer's ever-growing requirements. With this in mind, we will continue our heavy investment in R&D and focus on innovation to drive our server growth and ensure that we continue to exceed the industry standards. This passion for continuous improvement demonstrates Huawei's commitment to delivering computing architectures with superior quality, performance, and usability to customers, providing them with an optimal computing experience. We are excited about working together with customers to achieve even more breakthroughs in the server market in the future," continued Qiu Long.