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Europe Data Center Colocation Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report 2021 -

September 28, 2021 GMT

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 28, 2021--

The “Europe Data Center Colocation Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report by Colocation Type (Retail, Wholesale), by End-use (Healthcare, IT & Telecom), by Enterprise Size, by Region, and Segment Forecasts, 2021-2028” report has been added to’s offering.

The Europe data center colocation market size is anticipated to reach USD 33.66 billion by 2028, recording a CAGR of 13.1%

The market is driven by the factors such as the rising costs of data center infrastructure, lack of floor space, and rising power costs. Enterprises are inclined toward colocation data centers as it enables them to place their infrastructure in proximity to their users and provide better services.


Additionally, colocation data centers also fulfill their power and space requirements while offering them the option to scale up their infrastructure as per the requirement.

The ongoing technological boom with the rollout of devices equipped with advanced technologies such as 5G, Internet of Things (IoT), Artificial Intelligence (AI), and Augmented Reality (AR) is expected to further drive the market growth. Considering that these technologies would require improved network connectivity and reduced latency, the interconnectivity across Europe will also rise, presenting an excellent opportunity for colocation providers to localize their services.

According to Equinix Inc.’s interconnection network index, the interconnection bandwidth across Europe is expected to reach 3,872 Tbps by 2023 from 1,182 Tbps in 2020.

The colocation market in Europe is further expected to gain traction amid the COVID-19 pandemic. With several organizations adopting the work from home policy, enterprises are moving toward multi-tenant data centers to increase proximity to users.

Lockdowns imposed across numerous countries have led to a surge in the use of OTT services, which is also expected to fuel the demand for colocation facilities in Europe.

Europe Data Center Colocation Market Report Highlights


  • In terms of colocation type, the retail colocation segment held the largest market share in 2020. The increasing deployment of retail colocation by SMEs is largely responsible for segment growth. Retail colocation offers racks, servers, space, power, and cooling, among other solutions, making it an affordable option for SMEs
  • In terms of end use, the IT and telecom segment dominated the market with the largest revenue share in 2020. This is attributed to the increasing telecom network with the rollout of 5G and new application development for smart devices
  • The small and medium enterprise segment is expected to register the highest CAGR over the forecast period owing to the increasing number of startup businesses adopting colocation services across the region
  • The Nordic region is expected to witness a surge in investments from cloud service providers. This is due to the growing number of enterprises using cloud computing across Nordic countries, which is the highest across entire Europe. Additionally, the region has a higher proportion of ICT specialists, relative to its population compared to other EU countries

Key Topics Covered:

Chapter 1. Methodology and Scope

Chapter 2. Executive Summary

2.1. Europe Data Center Colocation - Industry Snapshot & Key Buying Criteria, 2016 - 2028

Chapter 3. Europe Data Center Colocation Industry Outlook

3.1. Market Segmentation

3.2. Market Size and Growth Prospects, 2016 - 2028

3.3. Value Chain Analysis

3.4. Market Dynamics

3.5. Key Opportunities Prioritized

3.6. Industry Analysis - Porter’s Five Forces Analysis

3.7. PEST Analysis

Chapter 4. Europe Data Center Colocation Market: Colocation Type Outlook

4.1. Europe Data Center Colocation Market Share by Colocation Type, 2020 & 2028 (USD Million)

4.2. Retail Colocation

4.3. Wholesale Colocation

Chapter 5. Europe Data Center Colocation Market: End-use Outlook

5.1. Europe Data Center Colocation Market Share by End Use, 2020 & 2028 (USD Million)

5.2. Retail

5.3. BFSI

5.4. IT & Telecom

5.5. Healthcare

5.6. Media & Entertainment

Chapter 6. Europe Data Center Colocation Market: Enterprise Size Outlook

6.1. Europe Data Center Colocation Market Share by Enterprise Size, 2020 & 2028 (USD Million)

6.2. Small & Medium Enterprises

6.3. Large Enterprises

Chapter 7. Europe Data Center Colocation Market: Regional Outlook

7.1. Europe Data Center Colocation Market Share by Region, 2020 & 2028 (USD Million)

Chapter 8. Competitive Landscape

  • Cyxtera Technologies, Inc.
  • CyrusOne, Inc.
  • Digiplex
  • Equinix, Inc.
  • Etix Everywhere
  • Ficolo Ltd.
  • Global Switch
  • Green Mountain
  • Herman IT
  • Hetzner Online GmbH
  • Interxion
  • NTT Limited
  • Telehouse
  • Verne Global

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