Tokyo, Japan and Plano, Texas – May 17, 2016 – NTT DATA, a leading business and technology services provider, was named a “Leader” in the recently published report, “IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Cloud Professional Services 2016 Vendor Assessment” (#US40149616, April 2016), a comprehensive evaluation of the strategies and capabilities of seventeen cloud professional services providers.
“Buyers rate NTT DATA highly for executing on its growth strategy, its cost competitiveness, and the appropriateness and execution of its delivery capabilities,” said Gard Little, IDC research director. “IDC rates NTT DATA highly in terms of its sales and distribution strategy, the range of its services portfolio, and its customer service strategy.”
NTT DATA is redefining customer success through the application of digital and cloud technologies. A comprehensive set of cloud professional services help clients establish and execute well-defined cloud strategies for the optimal user-centered experience while increasing the efficiency and effectiveness of private, public, and hybrid clouds.
“Collectively, cloud technologies have emerged as the universal delivery platform for enterprises undergoing digital transformation. Our consultants guide these enterprises through the complete lifecycle of cloud planning, implementation, migration and management,” said Kaz Nishihata, Executive Vice President, NTT DATA. “To be a recognized leader by the IDC MarketScape indicates that our strategies and capabilities align to client buying priorities and underscores our ongoing investments in this rapidly growing market.”
NTT DATA’s cloud leadership position benefited from an acquisitive growth strategy that deepened the company’s business and technical consulting capabilities. In 2015 NTT DATA acquired NTT Centerstance, a consulting company specializing in cloud-enabled business transformation, and Carlisle & Gallagher Consulting Group, a business and technology consulting firm that focuses on the financial services industry.
To learn more about NTT DATA’s cloud services, visit www.nttdata.com/global/en/services/cloud.
About NTT DATA
NTT DATA is a leading IT services provider and global innovation partner with 80,000 professionals based in over 40 countries. NTT DATA emphasizes long-term commitment and combines global reach and local intimacy to provide premier professional services, including consulting, application services, business process and IT outsourcing, and cloud-based solutions. We’re part of NTT Group, one of the world’s largest technology services companies, generating more than $100 billion in annual revenues, and partner to 80% of the Fortune Global 100.
Visit www.nttdata.com/americas to learn how our consultants, projects, managed services, and outsourcing engagements deliver value for a range of businesses and government agencies.
About IDC MarketScape
IDC MarketScape vendor analysis model is designed to provide an overview of the competitive fitness of ICT (information and communications technology) suppliers in a given market. The research methodology utilizes a rigorous scoring methodology based on both qualitative and quantitative criteria that results in a single graphical illustration of each vendor's position within a given market. IDC MarketScape provides a clear framework in which the product and service offerings, capabilities and strategies, and current and future market success factors of IT and telecommunications vendors can be meaningfully compared. The framework also provides technology buyers with a 360 degree assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of current and prospective vendors.