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#eSports engaging a generation

by Joerg Fritsch  |  May 27, 2015

Professional video gaming has created a new cohort of superstars, prizes and fans with large scale gaming tournaments and players taking home more than a million USD of annual prize...

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Revving Up for the London Customer Strategies Summit

by Don Scheibenreif  |  May 27, 2015

In two short weeks, I will have the privelege of delivering the opening keynote for Gartner's  Customer Strategies and Technologies Summit in London on June 10-11 at the Lancaster London Hotel...

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Keeping Busy with Data Strategy

by Doug Laney  |  May 27, 2015

Occasionally new or prospective clients inquire about how we analysts specifically are helping business and technology leaders accelerate and improve their information and analytics related capabilities. Well, as part of...

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Cloud Security Monitoring ... Revisited (aka It Is Not 2012 Anymore!)

by Anton Chuvakin  |  May 26, 2015

My next project, now that I am done with security analytics for now, is to revisit our cloud security monitoring work. Specifically, some of you remember my 2012 (!) paper...

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Is the Opposite of Your Strategy Sensible (an homage to a great article)

by Hank Barnes  |  May 26, 2015

A few weeks ago, what may have been one of my favorite articles on strategy and competition appeared online in the Harvard Business Review.  It was called "The First Question...

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The Difference Between a Research Analyst and Everyone Else

by Jack Santos  |  May 26, 2015

Sat thru a few presentations this week where IT practitioners, college professors, and consultants give their diverse opinions.  Now I have to tell you, I am a great fan of...

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China and then Coming Chill

by Andrew White  |  May 26, 2015

I do believe that enough data is now mounting that suggests a chill economic wind from the East is due.  For a long time China has added more to global...

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The Real Reason You Don't Have Enough Time

by Martin Kihn  |  May 26, 2015

Welcome back, marketers! Hope you made it a good one: stayed away from the IM, email, electric gossip, group chats, Twitter sprawl, trade headlines, news links, Facebook jacking and all...

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Marketing Lessons from Dr. Nash

by Andrew Frank  |  May 25, 2015

With the passing of Nobel Laureate John Nash comes an opportunity to look beyond the popular story of his vexed personal life as recounted in “A Beautiful Mind” and discover – or...

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Towards a #DevOps master

by Joerg Fritsch  |  May 25, 2015

When it comes to DevOps I observe the following types of adopters and wannabe adopters: 1. The top 1% of the companies that have no issues with adopting any technology...

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