Feb 2018 - Market Perspective - Doc # JPJ43525118
by: Mimei Ito
Research Manager, IT Services, IDC Japan
Mimei Ito is a research manager in the IT Services Group at IDC Japan. Mr. Ito covers such markets as datacenter outsourcing (hosting and colocation services), application integration, SOA (service-oriented architecture), and corporate eLearning, as well as quarterly tracking of major players' services business in Japan market. Based on his experience in IT industry for more than 10 years, his research coverage also includes a services rate study, a survey on project management initiatives, and user case studies based on in-depth interviews with IT managers at companies in different vertical industries in Japan. Mr. Ito has presented at several conferences on such topics as challenges in systems integration business and the cost and benefit of using datacenter outsourcing services.
Before joining IDC, he worked for a Japanese utility company as a systems engineer responsible for design and development of application systems and customer information database.
Mr. Ito holds an MSc (Administration Engineering) from Keio University, Japan, an MBA from University of Rochester, USA, and an MA (Critical Theory) from University of Nottingham, UK.
Feb 2018 - Market Analysis Perspective - Doc # JPJ41788318
by: Mimei Ito