Gartner Q1 Server Vendors: Winners And Losers


Oracle's server market-share troubles are in the RISC/Itanium Unix server market where overall vendor shipments plunged 38.8 percent in the quarter and worldwide overall vendor revenue was off 35.8 percent, according to Gartner.

Oracle's RISC/Itanium Unix worldwide shipment share in the first quarter dropped 60.4 percent to 26.7 percent compared with 41.3 percent in the year-ago quarter, Gartner said.

Oracle's RISC/Itanium Unix worldwide revenue share, meanwhile, dropped 38.3 percent in the quarter to 19.8 percent market share in the first quarter compared with 20.6 percent share in the same quarter one year ago.