NTT DATA Business Solutions

NTT DATA Named a Visionary in 2022 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for IT Services for Communications Service Providers Worldwide

Company recognized for its ability to execute and completeness of vision

NTT DATA, a global digital business and IT services leader, today announced it has been named a Visionary in the 2022 Gartner Magic Quadrant for IT Services for Communications Service Providers (CSPs) global report.*1 The report placed NTT DATA in the Visionaries Quadrant based on its ability to execute and its completeness of vision.

The Magic Quadrant report evaluated 13 service providers’ over a broad range of IT services. These include multivendor IT services CSPs buy to enable solutions to their customers, particularly enterprises, and transform their customer, partner, workforce, service or infrastructure management.

“Communications service providers are looking for partners to help them deliver impactful business outcomes in an increasingly competitive market for wireless, wireline, cable and satellite services,” said Kaz Nishihata, Senior Executive Vice President & Representative Director at NTT DATA Corporation. “We believe being named a Visionary this Gartner Magic Quadrant report shows that NTT DATA is succeeding in our mission to help our clients leverage cutting-edge technologies and realize a more affluent and harmonious society.”

In the report Gartner states that “Visionaries have several areas of strong digital business transformation service capability. Exceptional differentiation is also visible in their approach.”

As a leading system integrator, NTT DATA focuses on helping CSPs extend their role beyond connectivity. The company offers solutions and services that help clients adopt open and disaggregated networks, transform their operating models toward a cloud-native infrastructure, achieve maximum efficiency through an autonomous network framework, and accelerate monetization through the creation of new business models leveraging a metaverse ecosystem.

“We take pride in being innovative and forward-thinking in our approach to IT services for CSPs,” NTT DATA’s Nishihata said. “We believe our vision, combined with our deep CSP industry experience, our investments in R&D, and our longlasting relationships with CSPs,

For more information on this report, please visit*2

For more information about NTT DATA’s 5G efforts and thought leadership, please visit 5G page.

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*1 Gartner, Inc., “Magic Quadrant for IT Services for Communications Service Providers, Worldwide,” by Jouni Forsman, Amresh Nandan, October 31, 2022.

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About NTT DATA Business Solutions

NTT DATA Business Solutions drive innovation – from advisory and implementation, to managed services and beyond, continuously enhances SAP solutions to make them work for companies – and for their people. Aiming to help companies to transform, grow and become more successful, NTT DATA Business Solutions connects with a more than in-depth expertise for SAP solutions its clients´ business opportunities with the latest technologies – individually and across all business areas. As part of the NTT DATA group and as a global strategic partner of SAP, with close ties to other partners, NTT DATA Business Solutions gives clients and prospects access to innovative solutions and developments and thus makes an important contribution to innovation and long-term business success. NTT DATA Business Solutions employs more than 13,000 people in 30 countries.


NTT DATA – a part of NTT Group – is a trusted global innovator of IT and business services headquartered in Tokyo. We help clients transform through consulting, industry solutions, business process services, digital & IT modernization and managed services. NTT DATA enables them, as well as society, to move confidently into the digital future. We are committed to our clients’ long-term success and combine global reach with local client attention to serve them in over 50 countries around the globe. Visit us at

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