Gartner Blog Network

How to Assess a Blockchain Platform?

by Homan Farahmand  |  March 28, 2017

There are a growing number of blockchain platforms that are competing to prove their viability and establish their foothold in this rapidly evolving market. It's no surprise that this pace...

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Aye Robot

by Steve Crawford  |  March 28, 2017

How will robots fit into the workforce of tomorrow: Will they be working for us? Will we be working for them? Or will we just be out of work? To...

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How to make Russian Hacker Attribution useful to Active Defense

by Avivah Litan  |  March 28, 2017

The recent DOJ indictment of four Russian criminals who broke into Yahoo!’s customer data and stole over a half billion sensitive records was significant for many reasons ( see U.S....

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Differentiation is What Others Think Sets You Apart

by Hank Barnes  |  March 28, 2017

Differentiation continues to be a hot topic (of course) for my client inquiries.   Working with a colleague, Mike Maziarka, we recently updated (and renamed) one of my earlier research...

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Research Corner: New research that covers, relates to, or mentions Oracle: Predictive Costing and Business Intelligence

by Andrew White  |  March 28, 2017

Research Corner: Highlights new research that covers, relates to, or mentions Oracle. Marc Halpern and Janet Suleski just published Adopt Predictive Costing to Deliver Winning Products at Greater Profit. Manufacturing companies...

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PWAs Will Impact Your Mobile App Strategy

by Jason Wong  |  March 27, 2017

For the past decade, the debate has raged as to whether the mobile web will dominate or whether mobile apps will prevail. The answer is that they are not mutually...

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Retail receives a digital slap in the face: snap out of it!

by Robert Hetu  |  March 27, 2017

It’s time to snap out of band-aid solutions and make the shift to unified retail commerce. The question is as simple as it is complex. Does your company have a...

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Taking a Fresh Look at Beacons

by Bryan Yeager  |  March 24, 2017

Marketers have been excited about using contextual signals like location as an input to deliver relevant experiences to audiences for more than a decade. As my colleague, Charles Golvin, pointed...

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Digital Commerce Platforms are the #1 project for enabling digital business models.

by Steve Crawford  |  March 23, 2017

Digital commerce is the #1 transformational project for enabling digital business models. So how and why are enterprises implementing digital commerce? Digital Commerce Platform Growth Trends and Directions Gartner surveyed...

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New Research: Market Guide for Master Data Management (MDM) External Service Providers

by Andrew White  |  March 23, 2017

My colleague Bill O'Kane and others just published the Market Guide for MDM External Service Providers. External service providers of master data management solutions provide substantial value in helping organizations...

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