1 INTRODUCTION 19
1.1 STUDY OBJECTIVES 19
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION AND SCOPE 19
1.2.1 INCLUSIONS AND EXCLUSIONS 20
1.3 SCOPE 21
1.3.1 MARKETS COVERED 21
1.3.2 YEARS CONSIDERED 22
1.4 CURRENCY 22
1.5 LIMITATIONS 22
1.6 MARKET STAKEHOLDERS 22
1.7 SUMMARY OF CHANGES 23

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 24
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 24
2.1.1 SECONDARY DATA 25
2.1.1.1 Secondary sources 26
2.1.2 PRIMARY DATA 26
2.1.2.1 Primary sources 27
2.1.2.2 Key industry insights 28
2.1.2.3 Breakdown of primaries 28
2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 29
2.2.1 BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 31
2.2.1.1 Approach for capturing market size using bottom-up analysis (demand side) 31
2.2.2 TOP-DOWN APPROACH 31
2.2.2.1 Approach for capturing market share using top-down analysis
(supply side) 32
2.3 MARKET BREAKDOWN AND DATA TRIANGULATION 33
2.4 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS 34

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 35

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 40
4.1 ATTRACTIVE GROWTH OPPORTUNITIES IN NAS MARKET 40
4.2 NAS MARKET, BY REGION 40
4.3 NAS MARKET, BY COUNTRY 41
4.4 NAS MARKET, BY DEPLOYMENT TYPE AND END-USER INDUSTRY 42

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 43
5.1 INTRODUCTION 43
5.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 43
5.2.1 DRIVERS 44
5.2.1.1 Government focus on digitization leading to massive growth in digital data 44
5.2.1.2 Increased use of smartphones, laptops, and tablets resulting in generation of large volumes of data 44
5.2.1.3 Rapid adoption of 4G and 5G technologies creating high-volume digital content 45
5.2.2 RESTRAINTS 47
5.2.2.1 Prime concern of data security when data is stored at remote location 47
5.2.3 OPPORTUNITIES 48
5.2.3.1 Increasing adoption of hybrid cloud storage raises demand for cutting-edge NAS solutions 48
5.2.3.2 Growing requirement for real-time data consistency creates demand for scale-out NAS devices 48
5.2.4 COVID-19-DRIVEN OPPORTUNITIES 49
5.2.4.1 Rapid spread of COVID-19 pandemic prompting industries to improve their IT infrastructure 49
5.2.5 CHALLENGES 49
5.2.5.1 Lack of proper infrastructure to secure and leverage data 49
5.2.5.2 High latency observed during connecting storage devices hampers overall efficiency of NAS devices 49
5.2.6 COVID-19-DRIVEN CHALLENGES 50
5.2.6.1 Anticipated shortage of skilled workforce in NAS manufacturing facilities due to ban on migration 50
5.3 VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS 51
5.4 CASE STUDY 52
5.4.1 INSTALLATION OF NAS SOLUTION OFFERED BY HUAWEI TECHNOLOGIES CO., LTD. AT HAMAD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (HIA)(QATAR) 52
5.4.2 ADOPTION OF HEWLETT PACKARD ENTERPRISE’S BACKUP SOLUTION
BY ORANGE SLOVENSKO (SLOVAKIA) 52
5.4.3 APPLICATION OF SCALE-OUT NAS SOLUTIONS OFFERED BY INFORTREND TECHNOLOGY IN MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY 53
5.4.4 IMPLEMENTATION OF BUFFALO AMERICAS’ NAS SOLUTIONS IN ITCE SYSTEMHAUS GMBH 53
5.4.5 AVAILABILITY OF HYBRID CLOUD STORAGE SOLUTIONS OF INFORTREND TECHNOLOGY INC. FOR PHARMACEUTICALS INDUSTRY 53

6 NETWORK ATTACHED STORAGE MARKET, BY DESIGN 54
6.1 INTRODUCTION 55
6.2 COVID-19 IMPACT 56
6.3 1 BAY TO 8 BAYS 56
6.3.1 1-BAY TO 8-BAY NAS SOLUTIONS TO CONTINUE TO HOLD LARGEST MARKET SHARE FROM 2020 TO 2025 56
6.4 8 BAYS TO 12 BAYS 56
6.4.1 GROWING NUMBER OF ENTERPRISES TO SPUR GROWTH OF MARKET
FOR 8-BAY TO 12-BAY NAS SOLUTIONS 56
6.5 12 BAYS TO 20 BAYS 57
6.5.1 RISING DEMAND FOR 12-BAY TO 20-BAY NAS SOLUTIONS BY LARGE ENTERPRISES TO DRIVE MARKET GROWTH 57
6.6 MORE THAN 20 BAYS 57
6.6.1 ESCALATING DEMAND FOR NAS SOLUTIONS WITH MORE THAN 20 BAYS DUE TO GENERATION OF LARGE VOLUMES OF DATA BY LARGE-SCALE BUSINESSES 57

7 NETWORK ATTACHED STORAGE MARKET, BY PRODUCT 58
7.1 INTRODUCTION 59
7.2 COVID–19 IMPACT 60
7.3 ENTERPRISE NAS SOLUTIONS 60
7.3.1 ENTERPRISE NAS SOLUTIONS TO WITNESS SIGNIFICANT DEMAND DUE TO INCREASED DIGITAL CONTENT WITH GROWING USE OF INTERNET 60
7.4 MIDMARKET NAS SOLUTIONS 61
7.4.1 MIDMARKET NAS SOLUTIONS HELD LARGER MARKET SHARE IN 2019 61

8 NETWORK ATTACHED STORAGE MARKET, BY STORAGE SOLUTION 62
8.1 INTRODUCTION 63
8.2 COVID-19 IMPACT 64
8.3 SCALE-UP NAS 64
8.3.1 SCALE-UP NAS SYSTEMS HELD LARGER MARKET SHARE IN 2019 64
8.4 SCALE-OUT NAS 73
8.4.1 SCALE-OUT NAS SOLUTIONS TO WITNESS HIGHER CAGR DURING FORECAST PERIOD 73

9 NETWORK ATTACHED STORAGE MARKET, BY DEPLOYMENT TYPE 82
9.1 INTRODUCTION 83
9.2 COVID-19 IMPACT 84
9.3 ON-PREMISES 85
9.3.1 ON-PREMISES SEGMENT TO CONTINUE TO ACCOUNT FOR LARGEST MARKET SHARE DURING FORECAST PERIOD 85
9.4 REMOTE 86
9.4.1 REMOTE DEPLOYMENT LOWERS COST OF OWNERSHIP 86
9.5 HYBRID 88
9.5.1 HYBRID DEPLOYMENT TO RECORD HIGHEST CAGR IN NAS MARKET FROM 2020 TO 2025 88

10 NETWORK ATTACHED STORAGE MARKET, BY END-USER INDUSTRY 90
10.1 INTRODUCTION 91
10.2 COVID-19 IMPACT 93
10.3 BANKING, FINANCIAL SERVICES, AND INSURANCE (BFSI) 93
10.3.1 RISE IN DEPLOYMENT OF NAS SYSTEMS DUE TO INCREASE IN DATA BREACHES 93
10.4 CONSUMER GOODS AND RETAIL 94
10.4.1 HIGH REQUIREMENT FOR NAS SOLUTIONS OWING TO RAPIDLY GROWING RETAIL AND E-COMMERCE INDUSTRIES 94
10.5 TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND ITES 95
10.5.1 GROWTH OF NAS MARKET PROPELLED BY RAPID DIGITAL CONTENT CREATION 95
10.6 HEALTHCARE 97
10.6.1 RISE IN DEMAND FOR NAS SOLUTIONS WITH HIGH-POWER ANALYTICS, DISTANT DATA SHARING, ADVANCED MEDICAL RESEARCH, AND TELEMEDICINE REQUIREMENTS OF HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY 97
10.7 ENERGY 98
10.7.1 INCREASED DEPLOYMENT OF NAS SOLUTIONS TO ENSURE HIGH-SPEED DATA TRANSFER 98
10.8 GOVERNMENT 100
10.8.1 HIGH DEMAND FOR NAS SYSTEMS DUE TO RISING NEED FOR ROBUST, SECURE, CHEAPER, STORAGE INFRASTRUCTURE 100
10.9 EDUCATION AND RESEARCH 101
10.9.1 RISE IN NEED FOR NAS TO ENSURE EASY AND SECURE ACCESS TO RESEARCH DOCUMENTS, PRESENTATIONS, PROJECT FILES FROM MULTIPLE LOCATIONS 101
10.10 MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT 103
10.10.1 INCREASED ADOPTION OF NAS SOLUTIONS FOR SMOOTH CONTENT DELIVERY 103
10.11 MANUFACTURING 104
10.11.1 ENHANCED CAPABILITY OF ADVANCED NAS SOLUTIONS TO TRACK HISTORICAL DATA RELATED TO MANUFACTURING AND SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT 104
10.12 BUSINESS AND CONSULTING 106
10.12.1 RISE IN INSTALLATION OF NAS SYSTEMS TO PROTECT DATA FROM UNAUTHORIZED ENTITIES 106
10.13 OTHERS 107

11 ESSENTIAL COMPONENTS OF NETWORK ATTACHED STORAGE SOLUTION 109
11.1 INTRODUCTION 109
11.2 HARDWARE 110
11.3 SOFTWARE 110

12 NETWORK ATTACHED STORAGE MARKET, BY REGION 111
12.1 INTRODUCTION 112
12.2 COVID-19 IMPACT 113
12.3 NORTH AMERICA 114
12.3.1 US 117
12.3.1.1 US held largest share of NAS market in North America in 2019 117
12.3.2 CANADA 117
12.3.2.1 Presence of research institutes and data centers would boost market growth 117
12.3.3 MEXICO 118
12.3.3.1 Favorable government policies to promote manufacturing activities spur growth of NAS market 118
12.4 EUROPE 118
12.4.1 UK 122
12.4.1.1 High demand for hybrid storage solutions in BFSI, retail, and telecom to propel growth of NAS market 122
12.4.2 GERMANY 122
12.4.2.1 Technological developments in automotive industry leading to increase in unstructured data volumes 122
12.4.3 FRANCE 122
12.4.3.1 Capability of NAS solutions to quickly and effectively address technological challenges propelling market growth 122
12.4.4 REST OF EUROPE 122
12.5 APAC 123
12.5.1 CHINA 128
12.5.1.1 Enterprises and manufacturing industry demand efficient
NAS solutions 128
12.5.2 JAPAN 128
12.5.2.1 Easy availability of technologically advanced data storage solutions driving growth of NAS market 128
12.5.3 INDIA 129
12.5.3.1 Government initiatives toward IT infrastructure development generating demand for NAS solutions 129
12.5.4 SOUTH KOREA 129
12.5.4.1 Adoption of fast-response and high-performance hybrid NAS gaining momentum 129
12.5.5 REST OF APAC 129
12.6 ROW 130
12.6.1 MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA 132
12.6.1.1 Middle East and Africa to continue to account for larger share of
NAS market in RoW during forecast period 132
12.6.2 SOUTH AMERICA 132
12.6.2.1 South America to witness higher CAGR than MEA in NAS market during forecast period 132

13 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 133
13.1 INTRODUCTION 133
13.2 MARKET RANKING ANALYSIS OF PLAYERS IN NAS MARKET, 2019 135
13.3 REVENUE ANALYSIS OF TOP 5 MARKET PLAYERS 136
13.4 COMPETITIVE LEADERSHIP MAPPING 137
13.4.1 VISIONARY LEADERS 137
13.4.2 DYNAMIC DIFFERENTIATORS 137
13.4.3 INNOVATORS 137
13.4.4 EMERGING COMPANIES 137
13.5 COMPETITIVE SCENARIO 139
13.5.1 PRODUCT LAUNCHES 139
13.5.2 EXPANSIONS 140
13.5.3 PARTNERSHIPS, CONTRACTS, COLLABORATIONS, AND AGREEMENTS 141
13.5.4 ACQUISITIONS 142

14 COMPANY PROFILES 143
14.1 INTRODUCTION 143
(Business Overview, Products/Solutions/Services Offered, Recent Developments, COVID-19: Company-specific developments, SWOT Analysis, and MnM View)*
14.2 KEY PLAYERS 144
14.2.1 DELL TECHNOLOGIES INC. 144
14.2.2 NETAPP, INC. 149
14.2.3 HEWLETT PACKARD ENTERPRISE COMPANY (HPE) 152
14.2.4 HITACHI, LTD. 156
14.2.5 WESTERN DIGITAL CORPORATION 159
14.2.6 SEAGATE TECHNOLOGY PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY (PLC) 162
14.2.7 NETGEAR, INC. 164
14.2.8 SYNOLOGY, INC. 167
14.2.9 BUFFALO AMERICAS, INC. 172
14.2.10 QNAP SYSTEMS INC. 174
14.3 RIGHT TO WIN 178
14.4 OTHER KEY PLAYERS 179
14.4.1 DROBO, INC. 179
14.4.2 ASUSTOR INC. 180
14.4.3 IBM 181
14.4.4 HUAWEI TECHNOLOGIES CO., LTD. 182
14.4.5 MICROSOFT 183
14.4.6 CISCO SYSTEMS, INC. 184
14.4.7 D-LINK CORPORATION 185
14.4.8 THECUS TECHNOLOGY CORP. 186
14.4.9 INFORTREND TECHNOLOGY INC. 187
14.4.10 PANASAS 188
14.4.11 SOFTNAS, INC. 188
14.4.12 NASUNI CORPORATION 189
*Details on Business Overview, Products/Solutions/Services Offered, Recent Developments, COVID-19: Company-specific developments, SWOT Analysis, and MnM View might not be captured in case of unlisted companies.

15 APPENDIX 190
15.1 DISCUSSION GUIDE 190
15.2 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS’ SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 194
15.3 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 196
15.4 RELATED REPORTS 196
15.5 AUTHOR DETAILS 197

LIST OF TABLES
TABLE 1 NAS MARKET, BY DESIGN, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 55
TABLE 2 NAS MARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 60
TABLE 3 NAS MARKET, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 64
TABLE 4 SCALE-UP NAS MARKET, BY DEPLOYMENT TYPE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 65
TABLE 5 SCALE-UP NAS MARKET FOR ON-PREMISES DEPLOYMENT, BY END-USER INDUSTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 65
TABLE 6 SCALE-UP NAS MARKET FOR REMOTE DEPLOYMENT, BY END-USER INDUSTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 66
TABLE 7 SCALE-UP NAS MARKET FOR HYBRID DEPLOYMENT, BY END-USER INDUSTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 67
TABLE 8 SCALE-UP NAS MARKET FOR BFSI INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 67
TABLE 9 SCALE-UP NAS MARKET FOR CONSUMER GOODS AND RETAIL INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 68
TABLE 10 SCALE-UP NAS MARKET FOR TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND ITES INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 68
TABLE 11 SCALE-UP NAS MARKET FOR HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 68
TABLE 12 SCALE-UP NAS MARKET FOR ENERGY INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 69
TABLE 13 SCALE-UP NAS MARKET FOR GOVERNMENT INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 69
TABLE 14 SCALE-UP NAS MARKET FOR EDUCATION AND RESEARCH INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 70
TABLE 15 SCALE-UP NAS MARKET FOR MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 70
TABLE 16 SCALE-UP NAS MARKET FOR MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 70
TABLE 17 SCALE-UP NAS MARKET FOR BUSINESS AND CONSULTING INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 71
TABLE 18 SCALE-UP NAS MARKET FOR OTHER INDUSTRIES, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 71
TABLE 19 SCALE-UP NAS MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA, BY COUNTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 71
TABLE 20 SCALE-UP NAS MARKET IN EUROPE, BY COUNTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 72
TABLE 21 SCALE-UP NAS MARKET IN APAC, BY COUNTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 72
TABLE 22 SCALE-UP NAS MARKET IN ROW, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 72
TABLE 23 SCALE-OUT NAS MARKET, BY DEPLOYMENT TYPE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 73
TABLE 24 SCALE-OUT NAS MARKET FOR ON-PREMISES DEPLOYMENT, BY END-USER INDUSTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 74
TABLE 25 SCALE-OUT NAS MARKET FOR REMOTE DEPLOYMENT, BY END-USER INDUSTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 75
TABLE 26 SCALE-OUT NAS MARKET FOR HYBRID DEPLOYMENT, BY END-USER INDUSTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 75
TABLE 27 SCALE-OUT NAS MARKET FOR BFSI INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 76
TABLE 28 SCALE-OUT NAS MARKET FOR CONSUMER GOODS AND RETAIL INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 76
TABLE 29 SCALE-OUT NAS MARKET FOR TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND ITES INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 77
TABLE 30 SCALE-OUT NAS MARKET FOR HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 77
TABLE 31 SCALE-OUT NAS MARKET FOR ENERGY INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 77
TABLE 32 SCALE-OUT NAS MARKET FOR GOVERNMENT INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 78
TABLE 33 SCALE-OUT NAS MARKET FOR EDUCATION AND RESEARCH INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 78
TABLE 34 SCALE-OUT NAS MARKET FOR MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 78
TABLE 35 SCALE-OUT NAS MARKET FOR MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 79
TABLE 36 SCALE-OUT NAS MARKET FOR BUSINESS AND CONSULTING INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 80
TABLE 37 SCALE-OUT NAS MARKET FOR OTHER INDUSTRIES, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 80
TABLE 38 SCALE-OUT NAS MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA, BY COUNTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 80
TABLE 39 SCALE-OUT NAS MARKET IN EUROPE, BY COUNTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 81
TABLE 40 SCALE-OUT NAS MARKET IN APAC, BY COUNTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 81
TABLE 41 SCALE-OUT NAS MARKET IN ROW, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 81
TABLE 42 NAS MARKET, BY DEPLOYMENT TYPE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 84
TABLE 43 ON-PREMISES NAS MARKET, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 85
TABLE 44 NAS MARKET FOR ON-PREMISES DEPLOYMENT, BY END-USER INDUSTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 86
TABLE 45 NAS MARKET FOR REMOTE DEPLOYMENT, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 87
TABLE 46 NAS MARKET FOR REMOTE DEPLOYMENT, BY END-USER INDUSTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 87
TABLE 47 NAS MARKET FOR HYBRID DEPLOYMENT, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 88
TABLE 48 NAS MARKET FOR HYBRID DEPLOYMENT, BY END-USER INDUSTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 89
TABLE 49 NAS MARKET, BY END-USER INDUSTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 92
TABLE 50 NAS MARKET FOR BFSI INDUSTRY, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 93
TABLE 51 NAS MARKET FOR BFSI INDUSTRY, BY DEPLOYMENT TYPE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 93
TABLE 52 NAS MARKET FOR BFSI INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 94
TABLE 53 NAS MARKET FOR CONSUMER GOODS AND RETAIL INDUSTRY, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 94
TABLE 54 NAS MARKET FOR CONSUMER GOODS AND RETAIL INDUSTRY, BY DEPLOYMENT TYPE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 95
TABLE 55 NAS MARKET FOR CONSUMER GOODS AND RETAIL INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 95
TABLE 56 NAS MARKET FOR TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND ITES INDUSTRY, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 96
TABLE 57 NAS MARKET FOR TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND ITES INDUSTRY, BY DEPLOYMENT TYPE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 96
TABLE 58 NAS MARKET FOR TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND ITES INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 96
TABLE 59 NAS MARKET FOR HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 97
TABLE 60 NAS MARKET FOR HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY, BY DEPLOYMENT TYPE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 98
TABLE 61 NAS MARKET FOR HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 98
TABLE 62 NAS MARKET FOR ENERGY INDUSTRY, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 99
TABLE 63 NAS MARKET FOR ENERGY INDUSTRY, BY DEPLOYMENT TYPE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 99
TABLE 64 NAS MARKET FOR ENERGY INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 100
TABLE 65 NAS MARKET FOR GOVERNMENT INDUSTRY, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 100
TABLE 66 NAS MARKET FOR GOVERNMENT INDUSTRY, BY DEPLOYMENT TYPE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 101
TABLE 67 NAS MARKET FOR GOVERNMENT INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 101
TABLE 68 NAS MARKET FOR EDUCATION AND RESEARCH INDUSTRY, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 102
TABLE 69 NAS MARKET FOR EDUCATION AND RESEARCH INDUSTRY, BY DEPLOYMENT TYPE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 102
TABLE 70 NAS MARKET FOR EDUCATION AND RESEARCH INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 102
TABLE 71 NAS MARKET FOR MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 103
TABLE 72 NAS MARKET FOR MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY, BY DEPLOYMENT TYPE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 103
TABLE 73 NAS MARKET FOR MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 104
TABLE 74 NAS MARKET FOR MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 104
TABLE 75 NAS MARKET FOR MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY, BY DEPLOYMENT TYPE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 105
TABLE 76 NAS MARKET FOR MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 105
TABLE 77 NAS MARKET FOR THE BUSINESS AND CONSULTING INDUSTRY, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 106
TABLE 78 NAS MARKET FOR BUSINESS AND CONSULTING INDUSTRY, BY DEPLOYMENT TYPE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 106
TABLE 79 NAS MARKET FOR BUSINESS AND CONSULTING INDUSTRY, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 107
TABLE 80 NAS MARKET FOR OTHER INDUSTRIES, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 107
TABLE 81 NAS MARKET FOR OTHER INDUSTRIES, BY DEPLOYMENT TYPE, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 107
TABLE 82 NAS MARKET FOR OTHER INDUSTRIES, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 108
TABLE 83 NAS MARKET, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 113
TABLE 84 NAS MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 115
TABLE 85 NAS MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA, BY END-USER INDUSTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 115
TABLE 86 NAS MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA, BY COUNTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 115
TABLE 87 NAS MARKET IN US, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 116
TABLE 88 NAS MARKET IN CANADA, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 116
TABLE 89 NAS MARKET IN MEXICO, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 117
TABLE 90 NAS MARKET IN EUROPE, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 119
TABLE 91 NAS MARKET IN EUROPE, BY END-USER INDUSTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 120
TABLE 92 NAS MARKET IN EUROPE, BY COUNTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 120
TABLE 93 NAS MARKET IN UK, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 121
TABLE 94 NAS MARKET IN GERMANY, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 121
TABLE 95 NAS MARKET IN FRANCE, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 121
TABLE 96 NAS MARKET IN REST OF EUROPE, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 121
TABLE 97 NAS MARKET IN APAC, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 125
TABLE 98 NAS MARKET IN APAC, BY END-USER INDUSTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 126
TABLE 99 NAS MARKET IN APAC, BY COUNTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 126
TABLE 100 NAS MARKET IN CHINA, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 127
TABLE 101 NAS MARKET IN JAPAN, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 127
TABLE 102 NAS MARKET IN INDIA, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 127
TABLE 103 NAS MARKET IN SOUTH KOREA, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 127
TABLE 104 NAS MARKET IN REST OF APAC, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 128
TABLE 105 NAS MARKET IN ROW, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 130
TABLE 106 NAS MARKET IN ROW, BY END-USER INDUSTRY, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 130
TABLE 107 NAS MARKET IN ROW, BY REGION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 131
TABLE 108 NAS MARKET IN MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 131
TABLE 109 NAS MARKET IN SOUTH AMERICA, BY STORAGE SOLUTION, 2017–2025 (USD MILLION) 131
TABLE 110 PRODUCT LAUNCHES, JANUARY 2017 TO APRIL 2020 139
TABLE 111 EXPANSIONS, JANUARY 2018 140
TABLE 112 PARTNERSHIPS, CONTRACTS, COLLABORATIONS, AND AGREEMENTS, MARCH 2017 TO MARCH 2020 141
TABLE 113 ACQUISITIONS, MARCH 2020 142

LIST OF FIGURES
FIGURE 1 NAS MARKET: RESEARCH DESIGN 25
FIGURE 2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION METHODOLOGY: APPROACH 1 BOTTOM-UP (SUPPLY SIDE): REVENUE GENERATED BY COMPANIES FROM SALES OF NAS SOLUTIONS 29
FIGURE 3 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION METHODOLOGY: APPROACH 1 BOTTOM-UP (SUPPLY SIDE): ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLE OF COMPANY OPERATING IN NAS MARKET 30
FIGURE 4 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION METHODOLOGY: BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 31
FIGURE 5 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION METHODOLOGY: TOP-DOWN APPROACH 32
FIGURE 6 DATA TRIANGULATION 33
FIGURE 7 MARKET FOR NAS SOLUTIONS WITH MORE THAN 20 BAYS TO GROW AT HIGHEST CAGR FROM 2020 TO 2025 36
FIGURE 8 MIDMARKET SOLUTIONS TO CONTINUE TO LEAD NAS MARKET FROM 2020 TO 2025 37
FIGURE 9 SCALE-UP NAS SOLUTIONS TO ACCOUNT FOR LARGER MARKET SHARE IN 2020 37
FIGURE 10 HYBRID SEGMENT OF NAS MARKET TO RECORD HIGHEST CAGR FROM 2020 TO 2025 38
FIGURE 11 HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY TO EXHIBIT HIGHEST CAGR IN NAS MARKET FROM 2020 TO 2025 38
FIGURE 12 NORTH AMERICA TO ACCOUNT FOR LARGEST SHARE OF NAS MARKET IN 2025 39
FIGURE 13 INCREASING UNSTRUCTURED DATA GENERATED FROM SMARTPHONES, PERSONAL COMPUTERS, LAPTOPS, AND TABLETS TO CREATE NEED FOR NAS SOLUTIONS IN COMING YEARS 40
FIGURE 14 NORTH AMERICA TO CAPTURE LARGEST SHARE OF GLOBAL NAS MARKET IN 2025 40
FIGURE 15 NAS MARKET IN CHINA TO GROW AT HIGHEST CAGR FROM 2020 TO 2025 41
FIGURE 16 ON-PREMISES AND TELECOMMUNICATION AND ITES SEGMENTS TO ACCOUNT FOR LARGEST SHARE OF NAS MARKET IN 2025 42
FIGURE 17 NAS MARKET: DRIVERS, RESTRAINTS, OPPORTUNITIES, AND CHALLENGES 43
FIGURE 18 GLOBAL MOBILE INTERNET USERS (BILLION) 45
FIGURE 19 NAS MARKET: DRIVERS AND THEIR IMPACT 46
FIGURE 20 NAS MARKET: RESTRAINTS AND THEIR IMPACT 47
FIGURE 21 NAS MARKET: OPPORTUNITIES AND THEIR IMPACT 48
FIGURE 22 NAS MARKET: CHALLENGES AND THEIR IMPACT 50
FIGURE 23 NAS VALUE CHAIN 51
FIGURE 24 NAS MARKET, BY DESIGN 55
FIGURE 25 NAS SYSTEM WITH MORE THAN 20 BAYS TO WITNESS HIGHEST CAGR DURING FORECAST PERIOD 55
FIGURE 26 NAS MARKET, BY PRODUCT 59
FIGURE 27 MIDMARKET SEGMENT TO REGISTER HIGHER CAGR IN NAS MARKET DURING FORECAST PERIOD 59
FIGURE 28 NAS MARKET, BY STORAGE SOLUTION 63
FIGURE 29 MARKET FOR SCALE-OUT NAS SOLUTIONS TO GROW AT HIGHER CAGR FROM 2020 TO 2025 63
FIGURE 30 APAC TO EXHIBIT HIGHEST CAGR IN SCALE-UP NAS MARKET FOR GOVERNMENT SECTOR FROM 2020 TO 2025 69
FIGURE 31 APAC TO RECORD HIGHEST CAGR IN SCALE-OUT NAS MARKET FOR CONSUMER GOODS AND RETAIL INDUSTRY FROM 2020 TO 2025 76
FIGURE 32 SCALE-OUT NAS MARKET IN APAC FOR MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY TO GROW AT HIGHEST CAGR DURING 2020–2025 79
FIGURE 33 NAS MARKET, BY DEPLOYMENT TYPE 83
FIGURE 34 HYBRID SEGMENT TO REGISTER HIGHEST CAGR IN NAS MARKET FROM 2020 TO 2025 83
FIGURE 35 HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY TO EXHIBIT HIGHEST CAGR IN NAS MARKET FOR HYBRID DEPLOYMENT FROM 2020 TO 2025 88
FIGURE 36 NAS MARKET, BY END-USER INDUSTRY 91
FIGURE 37 HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY TO REGISTER HIGHEST CAGR IN NAS MARKET DURING FORECAST PERIOD 91
FIGURE 38 NAS MARKET IN APAC FOR ENERGY INDUSTRY TO GROW AT HIGHEST CAGR DURING 2020–2025 99
FIGURE 39 APAC TO REGISTER HIGHEST CAGR IN NAS MARKET FOR MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY DURING FORECAST PERIOD 105
FIGURE 40 ESSENTIAL COMPONENTS OF NAS SOLUTION 109
FIGURE 41 NAS ARCHITECTURE 109
FIGURE 42 NAS MARKET, BY REGION 112
FIGURE 43 NAS MARKET IN APAC TO GROW AT HIGHEST CAGR FROM 2020 TO 2025 112
FIGURE 44 NORTH AMERICA: NAS SNAPSHOT 114
FIGURE 45 MEXICAN MARKET FOR SCALE-OUT NAS SOLUTIONS TO GROW AT HIGHER CAGR DURING FORECAST PERIOD 116
FIGURE 46 EUROPE: NAS MARKET SNAPSHOT 119
FIGURE 47 APAC: NAS MARKET SNAPSHOT 124
FIGURE 48 SCALE-OUT NAS SOLUTIONS TO REGISTER HIGHER CAGR IN APAC MARKET DURING FORECAST PERIOD 125
FIGURE 49 COMPANIES ADOPTED PRODUCT LAUNCHES AS KEY GROWTH STRATEGY FROM JANUARY 2017 TO APRIL 2020 134
FIGURE 50 RANKING OF TOP 5 PLAYERS IN NAS MARKET 135
FIGURE 51 DELL TECHNOLOGIES INC. LED NAS MARKET IN 2019 136
FIGURE 52 NAS MARKET (GLOBAL) COMPETITIVE LEADERSHIP MAPPING, 2019 138
FIGURE 53 FOCUS OF MAJOR COMPANIES ON R&D AND INNOVATION RESULTED IN KEY PRODUCT LAUNCHES FROM JANUARY 2017 TO APRIL 2020 139
FIGURE 54 DELL TECHNOLOGIES INC.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 145
FIGURE 55 NETAPP, INC.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 149
FIGURE 56 HEWLETT PACKARD ENTERPRISE COMPANY (HPE): COMPANY SNAPSHOT 152
FIGURE 57 HITACHI, LTD.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 156
FIGURE 58 WESTERN DIGITAL CORPORATION: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 159
FIGURE 59 SEAGATE TECHNOLOGY PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY (PLC): COMPANY SNAPSHOT 162
FIGURE 60 NETGEAR, INC.: COMPANY SNAPSHOT 164