EMEA thin client market
According to IDC, the EMEA thin client market declined slightly in Q2 2006 compared with Q1 2006. A total of 270,231 units was shipped in EMEA in Q2 2006. The first half of 2006 continued the strong positive trend in the market with growth of 22% compared with the same period in 2005. Wyse returned to market leadership with 29% of the EMEA market in the first half of 2006. HP and Neoware remained in second and third positions respectively. Western Europe grew 21% and CEMA grew 23% in the first half of 2006 compared with the same period in 2005. Thin clients represented 4% of the commercial desktop market from Q2 2005 to Q2 2006 and 6% of the commercial desktop market in Q2 2006.