Quezon City, September 27, 2011: IT analyst firm International Data Corporation (IDC) has ranked IBM number one in ASEAN market share as measured by revenue in its report, “IDC Asia/Pacific Semiannual IT Services Tracker 2H 2010, April 2011.”
According to the IDC report, IBM’s 2010 ASEAN services* revenue was 31 percent more than the next closest competitor. IBM was also the market share leader in outsourcing and application management.
Global Services is a critical component of IBM’s strategy of providing IT infrastructure and business insight and solutions to clients. While solutions often include industry-leading IBM software and systems, other suppliers’ products are also used if a client solution requires it. Within Global Services, there are two reportable segments: Global Technology Services and Global Business Services.