Gartner : News (14)

The Battle for the Cloud Has Not Even Started Yet

I sat with a client yesterday who asked me a question about the cloud.  The question was innocuous enough: "If I had a choice, why would I build anything, if...

The Gartner Aspiring Innovators for 2017

For the third time, we ran a programme at this year's Gartner Symposium/ITxpo in Cape Town that highlights local high tech startups from Africa. We asked on Twitter, LinkedIn and...

New Data and Analytics Research: Modernizing Your Data Integration Architecture for Digital Business

Ehtisham Zaidi and colleagues just published Modernize Your Data Integration Architecture for Digital Business by Combining Data Delivery Styles.Providing data optimally remains a major challenge for data and analytics leaders....

A Guide to Reading Predictions of Job Loss to AI, Robots, and Automation

Many pundits have been wondering if AI will create new jobs as it also destroys them. Well, for me the rise of AI has already created a new and complex...

Augmented Reality in Mobile Apps

Augmented reality is defined as the overlaying of digital information on the physical world . It gives organizations unique and specialized...

New Data and Analytics Research: Data Teams Org Principles and Key Skills for Data and Analytics

My colleagues Peter Krensky and Alex Linden just published Organizational Principles for Placing Data Science and Machine Learning Teams.Organizations of all sizes are scrambling to hire data science and machine...

Art of Possible vs. Proven Paths to Success

Following my recent blog on hype cycles, I'm worried about the continued hype around "The Art of the Possible."   The term seems to be growing in popularity over the...

Spotlight on Oracle: Q1FY18 Earnings Analysis & Where Marketers Get Customer Related Data

Spotlight on Oracle – Highlights new research that covers or relates to Oracle.  For an overall view of Oracle, check out the new Oracle Vendor Rating.Adam Woodyer just published Gartner Invest Analyst Insight:...

Being an Information Company and the Value of Data

In today's US print edition of the Wall Street Journal there was an interesting Opinion piece by Mark Mills, a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute and research fellow...

The Economics of Customer Insights

"How well do we know our customers?" This is the question increasingly at the forefront of marketers' minds. If you're not yet thinking about how to gather customer insights and leverage them...

The Digital Economy is Making us Worse Off. Apparently.

I was caught in a three way mind-meld this morning.  I was just writing an email to a work colleague about a book I just came across.  More than a...

iPhone X, NFC and Authentication: What Does It All Mean?

It seems like everyone is focused on this week's iPhone announcement. I will not be buying one anytime soon, due to the expected price tags of the iPhone 8 and...

Ad Tech Optimist: A Conversation with Jeff Green

Drifting down Route 101 between L.A. and Santa Barbara is the Ventura Highway of song and story, and it fetches up at Ventura's El Camino Real – a 19th century...

Atlassian Summit

Atlassian has had a solid climb from humble beginnings to near ubiquity in software development teams.  Built on a foundation of easy to use and a focus on how Teams...