May 2017 - IDC Link - Doc # lcCHC42576117
Associate Research Director, Enterprise Research, IDC China
William Zhang is an Asscociate Research Director for IDC China's Enterprise Research Group. He is responsible for the research on China's enterprise storage systems market. William's main research area is the external disk market. In his role, William analyzes market trends, technology innovation, business models, and channel selling strategies of disk storage in China as well as and conducts studies on some vertical markets. He is also responsible for field consulting and on-demand research projects.
Prior to joining IDC, William worked for several leading storage vendors in China. With more than 10 years' experience in the storage market, he specializes in providing strategic consultation to clients in the storage industry. William accumulated diverse expertise in industry study, marketing strategy planning, and user study.
William holds a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science from Jilin University.