Japan Enterprise Mobility Market Forecast, 2017–2021: Hardware
This study, presents the forecasts on unit shipments from 2017 to 2021 for smartphones, tablets, and portable PCs that constitute the hardware segment of the Japan enterprise mobility market. The forecasts are presented according to product, screen size, and OS. The market in this study refers to the corporate market used in applications other than household applications, such as in businesses, government agencies, schools, and other public institutions. "Businesses are required to realize the 'work style reforms' by the government. Among various approaches in realizing work style reforms, businesses may implement telecommuting and an office system in which employees are free to change desks where mobile devices utilization is a vital element. Therefore, in addition to ideas that combined hardware that meet individual businesses work systems, vendors must also provide solutions that allow users to work in and outside the company," says Hirotoshi Asano, senior market analyst, PC, Mobile, and Client Solutions, IDC Japan.