EMC Maintains Storage Market Share Lead, Field Heats Up

Mar. 4.11 | About: EMC Corporation (EMC)

By Larry Dignan

EMC Corp. (NYSE:EMC) maintained its healthy market share lead in storage systems for the fourth quarter, but the field is getting more competitive.

Overall, fourth quarter external storage system revenue was $6.1 billion, up 16.2 percent from a year ago. Total disk storage systems were up 14.3 percent from a year ago. The trends for the fourth quarter were similar to previous ones. EMC and NetApp showed the fastest growth.

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