Case Studies

GAIT is being used by a vast number of companies to monitor the skills of IT engineers and the results are being leveraged in training and professional development efforts.

Net One Systems Co., Ltd.

Net One Systems Co., Ltd. known as one of the largest network integrators in Japan, is underway of reviewing the skill set of its engineers to expand into new business areas. With a new policy to clarify the internal skills portfolio and develop a new education plan, GAIT was implemented in August 2013 and taken by 1,100 of its staff to quantify their current skill levels.

Customer Profile

  • Head Office: JP TOWER, 2-7-2 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
  • TEL: +81-3-6256-0600
  • Date of Establishment: February 1, 1988
  • Capital: 12,279 million yen
  • Total Employee: 2,210 (Consolidated as of March 31, 2013)
  • Main Business: ICT infrastructure related consulting, design, construction, operation, maintenance, etc.

Hitachi Solutions, Ltd.

Hitachi Solutions, Ltd., with an enormous pool of 8000 engineers, plays a central role in the Group Business. The enterprise has started using GAIT to assess in detail, the IT knowledge of young engineers. The GAIT score report enables them to select technical trainings objectively and is expected to be helpful for engineers to acquire a balanced knowledge of IT.

Customer Profile

  • Head Office: 4-12-7 Higashishinagawa, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo 140-0002, Japan
  • TEL: +81-3-5780-2111
  • Date of Establishment: September 21, 1970
  • Capital: 38,758,139,571yen
  • Total Employee: 15,452 (consolidated) * As of March 31, 2013
  • Main Business: Software services, Information processing hardware sales

MTI Ltd.

MTI Ltd. famous for developing mobile contents such as and Luna Luna, decided to use GAIT to fairly assess their engineers. Since autumn 2012, they have been a GAIT user and will keep on taking advantage of it by using GAIT as a supplementary to MTI’s personnel evaluation system every twice a year.

Customer Profile

  • Head Office:35th Floor, Tokyo Opera City Tower 3-20-2 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 163-1435, Japan
  • TEL: +81-3-5333-6789
  • Date of Establishment: August 12, 1996
  • Capital: 22,562 million yen
  • Total Employee: 802(Consolidated Dec. 31, 2013)
  • Main Business: Content distribution for mobile phones


KDDI CORPORATION, as a comprehensive communications company offering both fixed-line and mobile communications services, strive to be a leading company during changing times. In order to “visualize” the knowledge level of their technical personnel, KDDI decided to start using GAIT. Questions covering a wide range of fundamental IT knowledge and quantitative scores were also a deciding factor in KDDIs decision.

Customer Profile

  • Head Office: Garden Air Tower, 3-10-10, Iidabashi, Chiyoda-ku Tokyo 102-8460, Japan
  • TEL: +81-3-3347-0077
  • Date of Establishment: June 1, 1984
  • Capital: 141,851 million JPY
  • Total Employee: 20,238 (consolidated base) As of March 31,2013
  • Main Business: Telecom business

ITOCHU Techno-Solutions Corporation (CTC)

ITOCHU Techno-Solutions Corporation is a Japanese company providing IT solutions with added value to a wide range of customers. The company is using GAIT to assess the skill sets of engineers with the primary purpose of making skill sets visible. With all the engineers in the group taking the exam, a lot of new discoveries were made and future plans of utilizing GAIT to build a model of career paths were created.

Customer Profile

  • Head Office:Kasumigaseki Bldg., 3-2-5, Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-6080
  • TEL: +81-3-6203-5000
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  • Date of Establishment: April 1, 1972
  • Capital: 21,763 million yen
  • Total Employee: CTC Group Total:7,238(As of April 1, 2012)
  • Main Business:Sales, maintenance and support of computers and network systems; commissioned software development; information processing services; information services related to science and engineering; support; other

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