Gartner Research

Address the Application, Infrastructure and Service Issues When Running IT Operations in China

Published: 18 September 2014

ID: G00263342

Analyst(s): Vincent Fu, Tina T. Tang, Owen Chen


Attracted by the rapid growth of China's economy, more and more multinational companies are entering the Chinese market. They are facing challenges with applications, infrastructure and services when running their IT operations. This research provides recommendations to CIOs of those companies.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Use a Pace-Layered Approach to Develop an Application Strategy for Business in China
  • Understand China's IT Infrastructure Situations and Regulations to Select a Right IT Infrastructure Solution
    • Involve Both Strategic and Tactical Considerations in Setting Up a Data Center
    • Trade Off MPLS IP VPN and Internet-Based VPN When Implementing a Network
  • Understand the Capabilities of Different Players in China's IT Service Market and Select a Right One

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