Gartner Blog Network

Are we Out of Big Ideas?

by Andrew White  |  December 8, 2016

  I was greeted yesterday morning with my two favorite newspapers, the FT and WSJ.  Lo and behold I saw on the front page of the WSJ an article of...

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What Marketers Can Learn About Customer Experience From Santa Claus

by Augie Ray  |  December 8, 2016

[caption id="attachment_373" align="alignright" width="300"] Source: Pixabay[/caption] Santa Claus, in the lexicon of marketers, has an extraordinarily strong brand. The Santa® brand we know today evolved over a century ago thanks to Clemente Clark...

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What Should Your UEBA Show: Indications or Conclusions?

by Anton Chuvakin  |  December 8, 2016

While starting to research UBA / UEBA and other analytics-related security tools, one interesting paradox has emerged. I’d call it “INSIGHT vs CERTAINTY paradox.” Specifically: Some UEBA users and prospects...

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The Content Supply Chain is the Rate Limiter to Digital Marketing Maturity

by Jake Sorofman  |  December 8, 2016

All the energy and investment you commit to automating digital experiences at scale may be for naught if you’ve failed to pay adequate attention to the content supply chain. Why?...

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New Research: Toolkit: BI and Analytics Platform RFP

by Andrew White  |  December 8, 2016

My colleague Cindi Howson and friends just published Toolkit: BI and Analytics Platform RFP. This request for proposal template will give data and analytics leaders a head start in defining and...

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Simple People Centric Security Actually Works at Large Midwest Energy firm

by Avivah Litan  |  December 7, 2016

I just returned from a Gartner peer-connect event where some 65 CISOs shared experiences, concerns and visions for a more secure future. There were many substantive discussions but one that...

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Information Maturity (Waaaaaaah!!!)

by Doug Laney  |  December 7, 2016

OK, the state of information maturity—how well organizations monetize, manage and measure their information assets may not be worth throwing a tantrum over (or "spitting the dummy" for those you...

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The Corporate Slide

by Michael Maziarka  |  December 6, 2016

Where in your deck should you insert the “corporate” slide (the one that includes the company history, management, funding, customer logos, etc.)? Do you start or end with it? I...

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Gartner Tech Growth and Innovation Conference, Round 2

by Hank Barnes  |  December 6, 2016

Last year, I had the honor to chair the first ever, Gartner Tech  Growth and Innovation Conference.   Well, we are back for another year and early bird registration is...

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New Research: Modernize Your Information Infrastructure to Support Bimodal IT

by Andrew White  |  December 6, 2016

My colleagues Ted Friedman and Roxane Edjlali just published Modernize Your Information Infrastructure to Support Bimodal IT. Bimodal IT needs a modern approach to data management technology. Data and analytics leaders...

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