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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Mission-Critical Servers, Japan


Mission-critical servers offer vital support for enterprises; however, this market is in flux with rapid changes surrounding areas like digital business. This Magic Quadrant will help I&O leaders select mission-critical servers for enterprises in Japan.

Published: 24 April 2017

ID: G00303420

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 NonStop X [Xeon])
    • HPE (Integrity Server [Itanium/HP-UX])
    • 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)
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped
    • Vendors Considered but Not Included

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

Evaluation Criteria

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


  • Japanese Enterprise Users Should Use This Magic Quadrant Effectively

Market Overview

Gartner Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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