The Top 6 Best-Selling All-Flash Storage Array Brands In Q1 2018

Dell EMC And NetApp Dominate All-Flash Array Market

All-flash storage array vendors are generating significantly more sales through the channel, according to new first-quarter 2018 data from The NPD Group, Port Washington, N.Y. The NPD Group tracks monthly technology sales information from the largest IT distributors and resellers in North America.

The total all-flash storage market generated $211 million for the quarter, up from $152 million year over year, representing a 40 percent increase. Dell EMC saw the biggest spike in all-flash sales compared to the same quarter one year ago, while IBM recorded the largest revenue decline. Here are the top 6 leaders by brand who generated the most all-flash sales through the channel from January to March 2018.

Source: The NPD Group, Inc., U.S. Total Indirect B2B , All-Flash Arrays, based on adjusted dollar sales, Jan-March 2018 vs. Jan-March 2017, Sales are adjusted for 5-week Jan. 2018 vs. 4-week Jan. 2017.