This IDC study provides results for Japan companies in the Big Data infrastructure market from 2012 to 2014 and a forecast for that market for 2015 to 2019. Both results and estimates are segmented into those for servers, storage, and network devices.
IDC Japan group director Moriyama Masaaki offers his analysis: "To expand their business in the Big Data infrastructure market, IT vendors must offer packages and reduce initial costs, shift to a business model appropriate for the 3rd Platform era, and use their competitive solutions in their fields of expertise.
This IDC study is a translation of the Japanese document IDC #J15470105 and is summarized to reduce the gap in time since the original version was published.
All of the following sections are, however, fully translated:
- IDC Opinion
- Past Data Revision
- Executive Summary
- Essential Guidance
Analytic applications, Big Data analytics and discovery, Big Data decision support and automation, Big Data infrastructure, Categorizers, Databases, Hadoop, Networks, Scalable hardware, Storage, Storage systems, Text analytics