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Networking Hype Cycle

by Andrew Lerner  |  July 28, 2015

We just published the 2015 Networking and Communications Hype Cycle which tracks and analyzes the 35 most important networking technologies, product categories and services that network planners must account for....

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What is the Enterprise Personality of your Customer?

by Hank Barnes  |  July 28, 2015

Ever experienced a situation where everything felt right in a deal? The buying team, led by a champion in the business, seemed convinced.  You had developed, with them, a strong...

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Process Digitalization: Just More Automation?

by Bruce Robertson  |  July 28, 2015

No, it's worth distinguishing new capabilities that go beyond just getting the work of of paper (or in manufacturing, out of human hands). If you don't change the work really,...

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Electronic Health Record (EHR) Interoperability - Why is it so hard?

by Andrew White  |  July 27, 2015

I just had to read an article that dropped into my inbox this morning.  It was titled, "5 Tips for Providers to Advance EHR Interoperability".  Though written by a vendor/research...

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Book Review: Go Set a Watchman - Recommended

by Andrew White  |  July 27, 2015

Go set a watchman, Harper Lee, Harper Collins, 2015.  Some reviews have suggested that Watchman conflicts with Mockingbird.  Some other reviewers suggest that Watchman, written before Mockingbird, is not the...

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Your Car, the Killer Brick

by Pete Basiliere  |  July 27, 2015

How will you feel when hackers wirelessly take control of the car you’re driving, turning it into a brick? Yes, they can do that. Seriously, think about what that means....

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On Tanks vs Tractors

by Anton Chuvakin  |  July 24, 2015

Well, you all expect deep technical guidance from us at Gartner GTP – but here you are going to get another “philosophical post” (aka rant) – inspired by the “Jeepgate”,...

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Confessions from Shadow IT

by Cindi Howson  |  July 24, 2015

I think I’m having a mid life crisis: am I business or IT? Who do I want to be? Having only just joined Gartner this year, I keep hearing about...

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Problems with EMV; Slower Check Outs and More Online Fraud

by Avivah Litan  |  July 24, 2015

EMV chip cards are no panacea. Yes they are much more secure than magnetic stripe cards but as it turns out, they are also MUCH less convenient for rushed shoppers...

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Catalyst Makes You Look Smart: Big Data Analytics for Non-Data Citizens

by Svetlana Sicular  |  July 24, 2015

Analytics is exploding — it is becoming everybody’s domain, rather than an expert’s domain. The digital economy requires to expand your existing expertise with new knowledge. The digital economy is...

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