Dublin, July 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – The “Operating Systems Global Market Report 2021: Impact of COVID-19 and Recovery by 2030” Report was added to ResearchAndMarkets.com to offer.
The global operating systems market is projected to grow from 185.23 billion US dollars in 2020 to 191.12 billion US dollars in 2021 with an average annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.2%.
The main players in the operating system market are Microsoft Corporation, Apple Inc., Linux, Canonical Ltd., Debian, IBM Corporation, Linux Mint Ltd., Manjaro Linux and SUSE.
The growth is mainly due to companies reorganizing their operations and recovering from the effects of COVID-19, which previously resulted in restrictive containment measures involving social distancing, remote working and the closure of commercial activities that created operational challenges. The market is expected to reach $ 300.56 billion in 2025 at a CAGR of 12%.
The operating system market consists of the sale of operating systems by companies (organizations, sole proprietorships, and partnerships) that provide operating systems, which are software programs that enable computer hardware to communicate and work with the computer software. Only goods and services that are traded between companies or sold to end users are recorded.
The increasing use of pirated operating systems is expected to limit the growth of the operating system market. Software piracy is a major problem that has been affecting software company sales for decades. BSA, The Software Alliance reported that unlicensed software is being used in alarming amounts worldwide, accounting for 37% of software installed on PCs in 2018.
The Operating System market covered in this report is segmented into Windows, Mac OS, Linux, others by operating system, business-to-business (B2B), business-to-consumer (B2C) by sales channel.
In July 2019, International Business Machines Corporation (IBM), a US-based technology and consulting company, acquired Red Hat, Inc. for an amount of $ 34 billion. Through this acquisition, IBM has acquired open source technologies such as Linux, Kubernetes, Ansible, Java, Ceph. International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) and Red Hat, Inc. jointly planned to accelerate innovation by offering a next-generation hybrid, multi-cloud platform. Red Hat Inc is a US-based software company that provides open source software products to companies.
The increasing demand for computer systems contributed to the growth of the operating system market. The increasing demand for computers is placing greater demands on operating systems to perform tasks such as memory management, file management, process management, handling input and output functions, and controlling hardware such as printers and hard disk drivers.
According to Gartner statistics published in January 2020, global PC shipments were around 70.6 million in 2019, an increase of 2.3% compared to 2018. In addition, 261.2 million units were shipped worldwide in 2019, an increase of 0.6% from 2018 Therefore, increasing demand for computer systems contributed to the operating system market.
Key topics covered:
2. Market characteristics for operating systems
3. Operating systems market trends and strategies
4. Effects of COVID-19 on Operating Systems
5. Size and growth of the operating system market
5.1. Global Historical Operating Systems Market, 2015-2020, $ Billion
5.1.1. Driver of the market
5.1.2. Restrictions in the market
5.2. Global Operating Systems Forecasting Market, 2020-2025F, 2030F, Billion US Dollars
5.2.1. Driver of the market
5.2.2. Restrictions in the market
6. Operating systems market segmentation
6.1. Global Operating Systems Market, Segmentation By Operating System, History And Forecast, 2015-2020, 2020-2025F, 2030F, Billion US Dollars
6.2. Global Operating Systems Market, Segmentation By Sales Channel, History and Forecast, 2015-2020, 2020-2025F, 2030F, Billion US Dollars
6.3. Global Operating Systems Market, Segmentation By Product, History and Forecast, 2015-2020, 2020-2025F, 2030F, Billion US Dollars
6.4. Global Operating Systems Market, Segmentation By Device Type, History And Forecast, 2015-2020, 2020-2025F, 2030F, Billion US Dollars
7. Regional and country analysis of the operating system market
7.1. Global Operating Systems Market Split by Region, History and Forecast, 2015-2020, 2020-2025F, 2030F, Billion US Dollars
7.2. Global Operating Systems Market Split by Country, History and Forecast, 2015-2020, 2020-2025F, 2030F, Billion US Dollars
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