Gartner Blog Network

Art of Possible vs. Proven Paths to Success

by Hank Barnes  |  September 19, 2017

Following my recent blog on hype cycles, I'm worried about the continued hype around "The Art of the Possible."   The term seems to be growing in popularity over the...

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New Data and Analytics Research: Data Teams Org Principles and Key Skills for Data and Analytics

by Andrew White  |  September 19, 2017

My colleagues Peter Krensky and Alex Linden just published Organizational Principles for Placing Data Science and Machine Learning Teams. Organizations of all sizes are scrambling to hire data science and machine...

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Spotlight on Oracle: Q1FY18 Earnings Analysis & Where Marketers Get Customer Related Data

by Andrew White  |  September 18, 2017

Spotlight on Oracle – Highlights new research that covers or relates to Oracle.  For an overall view of Oracle, check out the new Oracle Vendor Rating. Adam Woodyer just published Gartner Invest Analyst Insight:...

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Being an Information Company and the Value of Data

by Andrew White  |  September 18, 2017

  In today's US print edition of the Wall Street Journal there was an interesting Opinion piece by Mark Mills, a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute and research fellow...

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The Economics of Customer Insights

by Noah Elkin  |  September 15, 2017

"How well do we know our customers?" This is the question increasingly at the forefront of marketers' minds. If you're not yet thinking about how to gather customer insights and leverage them...

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The Digital Economy is Making us Worse Off. Apparently.

by Andrew White  |  September 15, 2017

I was caught in a three way mind-meld this morning.  I was just writing an email to a work colleague about a book I just came across.  More than a...

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iPhone X, NFC and Authentication: What Does It All Mean?

by Mark Diodati  |  September 14, 2017

It seems like everyone is focused on this week's iPhone announcement. I will not be buying one anytime soon, due to the expected price tags of the iPhone 8 and...

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Ad Tech Optimist: A Conversation with Jeff Green

by Martin Kihn  |  September 14, 2017

Drifting down Route 101 between L.A. and Santa Barbara is the Ventura Highway of song and story, and it fetches up at Ventura’s El Camino Real – a 19th century...

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Atlassian Summit

by Tom Murphy  |  September 14, 2017

Atlassian has had a solid climb from humble beginnings to near ubiquity in software development teams.  Built on a foundation of easy to use and a focus on how Teams...

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Equifax Data Breach: It's the End of Cybersecurity as We Know It

by John Wheeler  |  September 14, 2017

As most everyone knows by now, one of the single largest data breaches in history was disclosed last week by the credit reporting giant, Equifax. While most people are rightly...

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