IDC's Japan Network Services (Japanese Version with Key English Language Reports) program analyses the markets that communications service providers are targeting.
In these markets, communications SPs are facing rapid changes including growing demand for SD-WAN, cloud computing, AI, IoT, 5G, and edge computing. Enterprises increasingly require communications SPs for transmitting larger amount of traffic, more sophisticated operation/management, flexible service offering, and optimal allocation of computing resources and security functionality in communications SP networks. In terms of competition, cloud and OTT providers have started to compete with communications SPs.
From these points of view, this program analyses market trends, player strategies, and customer needs. It provides the latest insights on the markets and offers market forecasts and market shares. In the 2021 program, the impact of SDx technologies is specially focused.