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Japan Quarterly Server Tracker

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IDC's Japan Quarterly Server Tracker® greatly enhances IT vendor's ability to respond quickly and effectively to today's dynamic server market. This service provides insight into customer trends by delivering Japan-specific product category-level, family-level, and model-level detailed data across all server segments. This service presents market data in an easy-to-use, interactive format that allows clients to easily view specific submarkets. IDC's Japan Quarterly Server Tracker service products provide reliable, accurate, and independent market research as a foundation for creating quantitative market analysis and studying historical trends and forecast.

Technology Coverage


This tracker provides total market size and vendor share for the following technology areas. Measurement for this tracker is in shipments, in revenue and value for historical, in shipments and value for forecast.

Core Coverage:

  • Vendor (active major vendors more than 15)
  • CPU type (x86, ARM, RISC, EPIC, and CISC)
  • Operating system (Windows, Unix, Linux, Mainframe OS, and Biz Server OS)
  • Product (large system, tower, rack optimized, blade, and multinodes)
  • Server class (high-end enterprise server, midrange enterprise server, and volume server)
  • Product category in Japan from 1Q13 (x86 server, mainframe, business server, RISC server, IA64 server, and super computer)

Geographic Scope


  • Japan

Data Deliverables


This tracker is delivered on a quarterly basis via a web-based interface for online querying and downloads. 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 quarterly and include 10 years of historical data, 2 years of quarterly forecasts, and an additional 3 years of annual market projections. Forecasts are available at the country levels. Examples of the forecasts included in this tracker are as follows:

Core Forecast Coverage:

  • CPU type (x86, ARM, RISC, EPIC, and CISC)
  • Operating system (Windows, Unix, Linux, Mainframe OS, and Biz Server OS)
  • Product (large system, tower, rack optimized, blade, and multinodes)
  • Server class (high-end enterprise server, midrange enterprise server, and volume server)