As expected, the workstation market tanks in Q1’09 - but it’s not all bad news

Posted by Webmaster on June 10th 2009 | Permalink
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No surprise, the other shoe dropped in Q1’09. Exiting Q4’08, there was little reason to expect improvement entering the first quarter of ‘09, while unfortunately there were good reasons to suspect it might turn out even worse. For one, while the market in Q4’08 included two poor

The workstation market appears to find a bottom in Q2’09

Posted by Webmaster on September 2nd 2009 | Permalink
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Leading indicators point to better times ahead Hoping to erase some bad memories from the previous two quarters’ market results, vendors of workstations and professional graphics hardware had a lot riding on the second quarter of 2009. Considering the doom and gloom pervading global markets since last fall, Q2’09 managed to

Graphics Add-in Board shipments increase modest 0.2% from last quarter

Posted by Webmaster on May 16th 2011 | Permalink
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Overall shipments of graphics AIBs for the quarter came in slightly above the last quarter at 19.03 million units compared to 18.84 million for Q4’10. Shipments in Q1 2011 did not exceed the same quarter a year ago. Nvidia unit shipments decreased by 2% from Q4, while AMD increased 5.7% for the same period.

The workstation market slows to a more sustainable pace in Q1’11

Posted by Webmaster on May 27th 2011 | Permalink
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Fortunately and as expected, the workstation market has slowed down. After a robust rebound beginning in the second half of 2009 and continuing through 2010, the market has found a more modest and sustainable pace. While reduced growth might leave some disappointed, we see it as a healthy sign the market is

Graphics Add-in Board Shipments Decline 15.2% from Last Quarter

Posted by Webmaster on August 24th 2011 | Permalink
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Overall shipments of graphics AIBs for the quarter came in below the last quarter at 16.1 million units compared to 19.01 million for Q1’11. The evolution of the graphics market has resulted in two major super-categories of graphics AIBs: those which carry Nvidia graphics chips and those which carry AMD chips.

Workstation market behaves as expected in Q2’11

Posted by Webmaster on September 6th 2011 | Permalink
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It's been a while since the workstation market's behavior could be described as normal, but that's an appropriate one-word description for the second quarter of 2011 — not great, not bad, but pretty normal. And all things considered, normal is fine. Completing analysis of the workstation and professional graphics market for the

“Steady as she goes” for the workstation market in Q4’11

Posted by Webmaster on March 12th 2012 | Permalink
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The workstation market proceeded ahead in the fourth quarter of 2011, completing a long climb back from the 2009 depths of the global economic recession that had slashed its shipments by over 40 percent. But that fourth quarter advance was more a case of "steady as she goes" than "full speed ahead". The

Q1 Graphics Shipments Decline 0.8% Over Last Quarter and Slip 3.38% Over Last Year

Posted by Webmaster on May 23rd 2012 | Permalink
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We've announced estimated graphics chip shipments and suppliers' market share for Q1'12. Although this did not shape up to be a great quarter for the suppliers, it actually wasn't as bad as it could have been. We found that shipments during the first quarter of 2012 behaved according to past

Graphics Add-in Board Shipments seasonally down from Last Quarter

Posted by Jon Peddie on August 28th 2012 | Permalink
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Jon Peddie

Seasonal drop is less than in previous years; AMD continues market share increase, but Nvidia still the leader Estimated graphics Add-in Board (AIB) shipments and sales’ market share for Q2’12. The JPR AIB Report tracks computer graphics boards, which carry discrete graphics chips. They are used in desktop

The workstation market remained sluggish in Q2’12

Posted by Alex Herrera on September 9th 2012 | Permalink
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Alex Herrera

The results from the workstation market's first quarter were disappointing, as it marked the first two consecutive quarters of negative growth since 2008. And if industry observers needed more evidence of the market's listlessness, they need look no farther than the second quarter's numbers. Workstation vendors shipped around 883 thousand workstations worldwide