Gartner Information Technology Research

How CIOs Can Drive Digital Transformation in Japan, Part 1: Overcoming a Resource Shortage

Published: 19 February 2020

ID: G00466990

Analyst(s): Tsuneo Fujiwara , Yuko Adachi


A recent Gartner survey shows that 88% of enterprises in Japan have yet to mature their digital transformation. CIOs must assemble a small team to begin this essential journey. This research focuses on how to select and train the initial team, and ensure continuity of existing activities.

Table Of Contents


  • Leverage Resources In-House to Overcome Lack of Talent
  • Backfill Roles, Revising Sourcing Strategy as Required
  • Provide Training for the Long Term, Leveraging External Talent

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