Gartner : News (19)

Digital Platforms Force Rethink in Competition Theory

†Diane Coyle, author and professor of economics at the University of Manchester, penned a comment in today's US print edition of the...

New Data and Analytics Research: Life of the Chief Data Officer and Data Visualization

My colleague Valerie Logan just updated this note: The Life of a Chief Data Officer: A High-Wire Balancing Act.High-performing data and analytics leaders, like high-wire artists, must keep balanced while...

Spotlight on Oracle: Critical Capabilities for Cloud Core Financial Management Suites

Spotlight on¬†Oracle¬†‚Äď Highlights new research that covers or relates to Oracle.Nigel Rayner and colleagues just published the¬†Critical Capabilities for Cloud Core Financial Management Suites for Midsize, Large and Global...

Can AI Do Too Much?

A front page article in today's US print edition of the Wall Street Journal's Business and Finance section, titled "Let's Prevent ETF's From Eating the Economy" caught my eye.  The...

Catching Up with the Gartner CRM Sales Research Team

It has been a busy, fruitful summer for me and my colleagues in the Gartner CRM Sales research practice.  In the last three months we: Published the 2017 version of...

Spotlight on Oracle: SAP Customers on Oracle Runtime DBMS

Spotlight on¬†Oracle¬†‚Äď Highlights new research that covers or relates to Oracle.Bill Ryan and colleagues just published¬†SAP Customers on Oracle Runtime DBMS: Accelerate Your Licensing Decisions as Prices Continue to...

Gartner's New IRM Magic Quadrant Signals End of GRC Era

Over the past several years, Gartner has evolved its research of Governance, Risk and Compliance technology solutions to meet the increasingly complex needs of the security and risk management...

Spotlight on Oracle: HCM Suites Magic Quadrant

Spotlight on¬†Oracle¬†‚Äď Highlights new research that covers or relates to Oracle.Ron Hanscome and colleagues just published the¬†Magic Quadrant for Cloud HCM Suites for Midmarket and Large Enterprises.HCM suites...

Market Insight: How to Exploit Conversational Artificial Intelligence to Drive Digital Commerce

†" Say what you want", ¬†the tipping point for the adoption of Conversational AI is upon us.Gartner estimates that over 2 billion people will use Conversational AI to...

Digital Commerce Success Is A Click Away

Since this is my first Gartner blog post, I want to write about something that I love. And nothing gives me more pleasure than discussing how to grow a successful...

Spotlight on Oracle: Data Center Hardware Integrated Systems, Market Share Analysis

Spotlight on¬†Oracle¬†‚Äď Highlights new research that covers or relates to Oracle.Naveen Mishra and colleagues just published the¬†Market Share Analysis: Data Center Hardware Integrated Systems, Worldwide, 1Q17.The hyperconverged integrated...

Toolkit Helps Prioritize Technology Investments for Retail

Determining prioritization and sequencing of technology implementation that will enable effective transformation from multichannel to unified retail commerce is complex. The combination of rapid technological advancement with industry disruption has...

Which SDN/NFV Revenue Streams Will Cause Disruption in the CSP Market?

SDN/NFV will change the DNA of CSPs in terms of flexibility to create and deliver cloud-based services to clients, where, when and how they need it ‚Äď similar to the...

Asking Your Customers For Help

Tech providers need constantly learn and adapt.   Markets are in a constant state of evolution.  Customers don't stand still either, with changing priorities, personnel, and plans.    We operate...

Your Biggest Data Asset is Free

I spied a ruling in today's US print edition of the Wall Street Journal.   It was titled, 'LinkedIn Suffers Defeat in Data Case'.  The case concerns LinkedIn's attempt at...

Let's Define "SIEM"!

Shockingly, I am going to do another is this 2005?' kind of post, now that I riled everybody up with my previous one.Let's … DEFINE SIEM! But let's define...

Data Lake Webinar Recap

Last Thursday I presented the webinar "From Pointless to Profitable: Using Data Lakes for Sustainable Analytics Innovation" to about 300 attendees. While we don't consider webinar polling results valid data...

New Data and Analytics Research: Information Asset Management

My colleague Doug Laney just published the Generally Accepted Information Principles for Improved Information Asset Management.Data and analytics leaders should draw on established asset management practices in establishing a set...

WebMD Shows Why Data Gravity Begets Business Process Gravity

You have probably read or heard about data gravity.  I first learned about it a couple of years ago when my colleague, Alan Dayley, was explaining how amassing data to...