Japan Internet of Things and Intelligent Edge: Security (Japanese Version with Key English Language Reports)

Digital transformation has led to a rapid increase in the number of Internet of Things (IoT) devices and IT devices as well as network access for all devices. In addition, industrial control systems, which are responsible for critical infrastructure, are targeted by advanced persistent threat, and control/operation technology (OT) security is aimed at integration with IT systems for the safe and continuous provision of services. The challenge is to strengthen security systems and organizations with a view to integrating IT and OT systems.

IDC's Japan Internet of Things and Intelligent Edge: Security (Japanese Version with Key English Language Reports) provides information on security products (hardware and software) related to cyberattack solutions and ecosystems and security platforms including sensors used in IoT, Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), and control/operational technology. This practice covers the entire cybersecurity product and services market, focusing mainly on the trends of cybersecurity measures taken by enterprises.

In 2022, the practice will cover business trends in the broader IT, IoT, and OT security markets, with a focus on cybersecurity measures.


Markets and Subjects Analyzed

  • Cybersecurity software
  • Cybersecurity hardware
  • Cybersecurity services
  • IoT/IIoT security products and services
  • OT security products and services

Core Research

  • Taxonomy and Definitions
  • Japan Cybersecurity Market Forecast
  • Japan Cybersecurity Market Competitive Analysis
  • Japan Mobile/Cloud Security Market Forecast
  • OT Security Market Trends
  • IoT/OT Security Platform Market Trends
  • IDC FutureScape: Worldwide Security and Trust 2022 Predictions — Japan Implications

In addition to the insight provided in this service, IDC may conduct research on specific topics or emerging market segments via research offerings that require additional IDC funding and client investment.


Key Questions Answered

  1. What is the status of corporate cybersecurity protection in Japan, and what are the future directions and expectations for vendors?
  2. What is the status of the introduction of IoT/IIoT/OT security protection for enterprises in Japan, and what are the future directions and expectations for vendors?
  3. What is the market size and forecast of cybersecurity products and services in Japan?
  4. What are the latest technologies and products for cybersecurity solutions?
  5. What are the growth factors in the Japan cybersecurity solutions market?
  6. What are the business strategies required to drive the Japan cybersecurity market?

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