Gartner Research

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Mission-Critical Servers, Japan


Mission-critical servers offer vital support for enterprises. However, the future of this market is unclear as a result of historical changes in the IT environment. This Magic Quadrant will help IT leaders select the mission-critical servers for enterprises in Japan.

Published: 14 March 2016

ID: G00274168

Analyst(s): Tadaaki Mataga , Hiroko Aoyama

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Fujitsu (GS21)
    • Fujitsu (Primequest)
    • Fujitsu (SPARC M10)
    • Hitachi (AP)
    • Hitachi (BladeSymphony)
    • Hitachi (EP8000)
    • HPE (Integrity NonStop [Itanium])
    • HPE (Integrity Server [Itanium/HP-UX])
    • HPE (Integrity NonStop X [Xeon])
    • HPE (Integrity Superdome X [Xeon])
    • IBM (Power Systems)
    • IBM (z Systems)
    • NEC (i-PX [ACOS])
    • NEC (NX7700i)
    • NEC (NX7700x)
    • Nihon Unisys (ClearPath)
    • Nihon Unisys (ES7000)
    • Oracle (SPARC Servers)
    • Stratus Technologies (ftServer)
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Vendors Considered but Not Included

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

Evaluation Criteria

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players


Market Overview

Gartner Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

©2021 Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Gartner is a registered trademark of Gartner, Inc. and its affiliates. This publication may not be reproduced or distributed in any form without Gartner’s prior written permission. It consists of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization, which should not be construed as statements of fact. While the information contained in this publication has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable, Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartner research may address legal and financial issues, Gartner does not provide legal or investment advice and its research should not be construed or used as such. Your access and use of this publication are governed by Gartner’s Usage Policy. Gartner prides itself on its reputation for independence and objectivity. Its research is produced independently by its research organization without input or influence from any third party. For further information, see Guiding Principles on Independence and Objectivity.

Already have a Gartner Account?

Purchase this Document

To purchase this document, you will need to register or sign in above

Become a client

Learn how to access this content as a Gartner client.