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Japan Semiannual Software Tracker

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IDC's Japan Semiannual Software Tracker® consists of 18 individual secondary markets within 3 primary segments of packaged software — applications software, application development and deployment software, and system infrastructure software. This service offers, on a semiannual basis, a comprehensive and in-depth analysis of the market size in Japan.

Technology Coverage


This tracker provides total market size and vendor share for the following technology areas. Measurement for this tracker is in factory revenue.

Core Coverage

  • Applications software
  • Application development and deployment software
  • System infrastructure software

Geographic Scope


  • Japan

Data Deliverables


This tracker is delivered on a semiannual basis with tools such as pivot tables. For a complete delivery schedule, please contact an IDC sales representative. Deliverables for this tracker include:

  • Historical data
  • Forecast data

Forecast Coverage


Forecasts for this tracker are updated semiannually and include five years of historical data and an additional five years of annual market projections. Forecasts are available at the country level. Forecasts included in this tracker are:

Core Forecast Coverage

  • Applications software
  • Application development and deployment software
  • System infrastructure software