Application Container Market Research Report – Forecast to 2027

Application Container Market Research Report, By Service (Container Monitoring, Container Security, Container Data Management), Deployment (Cloud, On-Premise), Vertical (BFSI, IT &Telecommunication, Healthcare, Life Sciences) — Global Forecast till 2027

ID: MRFR/ICT/5120-HCR | February 2021 | Region: Global | 100 pages

Application Container Market Overview:


According to the latest research report, over the projection period, the application container market profit is predicted to increase worth USD 0.89 billion in the year 2017 to USD 4.42 billion by the end of the year 2023, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 31.1 percent. It is able to implement and execute dispersed apps without launching a whole virtual machine (VM) with each program using an application container, which is an operating system-level virtualization approach. Containers may run on a variety of platforms, including the cloud, bare metal platforms, and virtualization software, and on a variety of operating systems, including Linux, Windows, and Mac OS.


Application containers are made up of a variety of runtime elements, including as libraries, files, and local variables, that are required in order to execute the intended application. Using application containers instead of virtual machines saves resources since the vessels work collaboratively rather than having to load full virtual machines for each program. This saves time and money. An image represents the organization of data that will be executed in a container when it is opened. These pictures are sent to hosts by the container system. Another of the primary drivers propelling the market growth is the rising adoption of application containerization over virtual servers, which is attributable to differences in size between the container and the virtual machines. Unlike the application container, which is just a few megabytes in length, the virtual machine and its operating system are many gigabytes in size. Further differences in application execution between virtual servers and the software container may be found as a result of these differences. When compared to the application container, virtual automation takes many minutes to load up and execute the apps they host, but the application container starts instantaneously.


This report contains all the information on the global application container market analysis and its strengths. The report also contains the culmination of dynamics, segmentation, key players, regional analysis, and other important factors. And a detailed analysis of the application container market forecast for 2027 is also included in the report.


Covid 19 Analysis:
The worldwide lockdown has had little effect mostly on the application container business, owing to the fact that activities in the information technology sector are often carried out via working from the home framework. As a consequence, the utilization of application containers in the information technology sector is in high demand all over the globe.


Market Dynamic:
Drivers:
Teamwork is required to expand and adapt to increased competition. This could only be done by using new technology and designing modern apps. Legacy environments impede the adoption of technology as well as need application, system, and technological modernization. Application containers assist accelerate software development by lowering validation time and complexity, resulting in increased agility. Moreover, container orchestration simplifies application installation in many contexts, including physical, virtualized, and public, personal, and hybrid clouds. This provides businesses a competitive edge, reduces application charges, and improves ROI.


Opportunities:
For business, IoT is becoming a frontline innovation. Globally, businesses are progressively adopting IoT technologies. The application container platform aids in attaining the IoT advantages. Application containers allow for seamless application migration across IoT devices, service sign-up and host switching, application updates, and simplified and speedier setup. Application containers may also execute programs on IoT edge devices with low help and opportunities for the lightweight OS. The necessity for frequent and quick IoT application upgrades at scale drives the need for application boxes.


Restraints:
Container expansion is the uncontrollable many instances of programs operating in containers and the accompanying excessive resource usage. In certain circumstances, resource usage reduces resources for operating useful containers. Furthermore, uncontrolled containers on a server raise the possibility of configuration errors and misuse. Container sprawl may raise public cloud expenses. Larger businesses are more susceptible to container expansion than SMBs (SMEs). Container monitoring and identification will soon be required as more programs get containerized. To combat container proliferation, businesses need a solid DevOps and cybersecurity strategy.


Challenges:
Embracing application container technologies may save money and speed up moments, but also poses security issues that must be tackled. Application containers cannot separate from the operating system since they utilize the very same host OS. If an attacker gains into the host OS, they may be able to get into these containers too though. Furthermore, network intrusion may cause cross-container dangers. In order to leverage data encryption, customers may need to create an API call from of the containers. To reduce risks and maximize privacy, the whole software development procedure in containers must be continually monitored.


Cumulative Growth Analysis:
Businesses may strengthen their key skills, like network connection, customer interactions, privacy, and end-to-end basic service tracking, by using application container technology. An application container enables end-user businesses to maximize the use of their application architecture resources while simultaneously reducing operational costs. The use of application containers is becoming more widespread, with various firms using containers to aid in the development, management, and easy transfer of programs across platforms.


Value Chain Analysis:
According to the reports, the global application container market is segmented on the basis of service, organization size, deployment model, vertical, and region. The application container market is categorized into services such as consultancy, container monitoring, container data management, container security, support and maintenance, and others based on their nature. According to organization size, the market is divided into major enterprises and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). The market is divided into two categories based on deployment model: cloud and on-premise. The market is split into six verticals: BFSI, healthcare and life sciences, media and entertainment, communications and information technology, education, and others. The market is segmented on the basis of four major regions North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and the rest of the world.


Application Container Market Segmentation Overview:
The market is segmented on the basis of service, organization size, deployment model, vertical, and region. The global application container market trend is expected to witness decent growth during the forecast period.


By Application:
Based on the application, the market is segmented into consultancy, container monitoring, container data management, container security, support and maintenance, and others.


By End-users:
Based on the propulsion types, the market is segmented into BFSI, healthcare and life sciences, media and entertainment, communications and information technology, education, and others.


Application Container Market Regional Analysis:
According to the reports, global sales of application containers are forecasted to expand at a rapid pace throughout the projection period of 2018-2023, according to industry analysts. An investigation into the study and analysis of the application container market is conducted for the regions of North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and the rest of the globe. Because of the high rate of technology acceptance in the region, North America is expected to account for the greatest market share. The region was and is one of the early adopters of the container application, according to estimates. Likewise, the presence of numerous significant companies as well as the emergence of new startups in the area is contributing to the rapid expansion of the application container market across the globe. Possible factors such as microservices and DevOps are in short supply in the area, which is helping to the market's expansion.


Competitive Landscape:
There have been significant advances in the application container business for executing a program on a virtual machine while consuming the full system. For long-term survival in the aggressive climate, several global firms have used application containers to improve business real worth. They are also working on acquisitions and mergers to grow their market share.


Application Container Market Major Key Players:



  •         IBM Corporation (US)

  •         AWS Inc. (US)

  •         Microsoft Corporation (US)

  •         Google LLC (US)

  •         VMware Inc. (US)

  •         Oracle Corporation (US)

  •         Apprenda Inc. (US)

  •         Joyent Inc. (US)

  •         Mesosphere, Inc. (US)

  •         Weaveworks(UK)

  •         Red Hat, Inc.

  •         Cisco Systems, Inc


Report Overview:
The following report comprises of –


  • Market overview

  • Covid 19 Analysis

  • Market Dynamic

  • Drivers

  • Opportunities

  • Restraints

  • Challenges

  • Cumulative Growth Analysis

  • Value Chain Analysis

  • Segmentation Overview

  • By Application

  • By End-Users

  • Regional Analysis

  • Competitive landscape


Recent Developments:
In August of 2017, Microsoft and Red Hat announced an expansion of their strategic cooperation to assist organizations in adopting containers more rapidly. Aside from providing native versions of Windows Server containers on Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform and Red Hat OpenShift Exclusive on Azure, the alliance will also provide compatibility for Microsoft services such as SQL Server on both Red Hat Enterprise Linux and OpenShift.


Application Container Market Segments:
By Service:



  • Consulting

  • Container monitoring

  • Container security

  • Container data management

  • Container networking

  • Container orchestration

  • Support and maintenance


By Deployment Mode:



  • Cloud

  • On-premises


By Organization Size:



  • SMEs

  • Large enterprises


By Application Area:



  • Production

  • Collaboration

  • Modernization

  • Others


By Vertical:



  • BFSI

  • Healthcare and life science

  • Telecommunication and IT

  • Retail and e-commerce

  • Education

  • Media and entertainment

  • Others


By Region:



  • North America

  • Europe

  • APAC

  • MEA

  • Latin America



Report Scope:
Report Attribute/Metric Details
  Market Size

  • USD 0.89 Billion (2017)
  • USD 4.42 Billion (2023)
  •   CAGR   31.1% (2017-2023)
      Base Year   2019
      Forecast Period   2020-2027
      Historical Data   2018
      Forecast Units   Value (USD Billion)
      Report Coverage   Revenue Forecast, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends
      Segments Covered   By Service, Deployment
      Geographies Covered   North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW)
      Key Vendors   IBM Corporation (US), AWS Inc. (US), Microsoft Corporation (US), Google LLC (US), VMware Inc. (US), Oracle Corporation (US), Apprenda Inc. (US), Joyent Inc. (US), Mesosphere, Inc. (US), Weaveworks(UK), Red Hat, Inc., Cisco Systems, Inc.
      Key Market Opportunities

  • The presence of several key players and growing startups are the factors for the high growth of the application container market in the region.
  • Additionally, microservices, and DevOps have a high demand in the region which is also contributing towards the market growth.
  •   Key Market Drivers

  • The major factors that is driving the market is increasing popularity of application container technology over virtual machines as there is a difference in the size of the container. \r\n
  • The application container is of size 10 megabytes, whereas the virtual machine with its OS have a size of several gigabytes.


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    Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :


    The global application container market is expected to record a substantial market valuation of up to USD 4.42 billion by 2023.

    The global application container market is projected to register a moderate 31.1% CAGR in the forecast period.

    The support and maintenance segment is slated to expand as the fastest-growing segment.

    The telecommunication and IT segment is expected to witness substantial growth.

    A few major market players operating in the global application container market are IBM Corporation (US), AWS Inc. (US), Microsoft Corporation (US), Google LLC (US), Cisco Systems, Inc. are among others.