Gartner Blog Network

Modernizing Your Data Warehouse Initiatives

by Lakshmi Randall  |  October 5, 2015

Emerging data sources, trends and technologies challenge the effectiveness of data warehouses in supporting analysis and decision making. External data is becoming critical to business outcomes. Bimodal practices should be introduced in...

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My perspective on features that would benefit self-service data preparation

by Lakshmi Randall  |  October 5, 2015

The new article "My perspective on features that would benefit self-service data preparation" has just been posted on

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Amazing IT Plus Low Employee Engagement Equals Failure

by Michael Maoz  |  October 5, 2015

What do you think about when you here the company names Starbucks and Walt Disney and Apple, Unilever, Salesforce, GE and Southwest Airlines? All of these companies are successful first...

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It’s time to take Digital to the Core

by Graham Waller  |  October 4, 2015

In March 2013 I met with Mark Raskino during at a break at Gartner’s CIO Forum in California to muse a new book concept. The idea was to combine and...

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Tech Providers: Why you should become a “Cool Vendor”

by Jim Hare  |  October 4, 2015

January will be here before we know it and Gartner will begin the nomination process for our 2016 Cool Vendor research. If you aren’t familiar with our Cool Vendor special reports, each...

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Strata Standards Stories: Different Stores For Different Chores

by Merv Adrian  |  October 4, 2015

Has HDFS joined MapReduce in the emerging “legacy Hadoop project” category, continuing the swap-out of components that formerly answered the question "what is Hadoop?" Stores for data were certainly a focus...

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Sometimes More is Just More, Not Better

by Kirsten Newbold  |  October 2, 2015

Buy now. Buy now. Buy now. An agency that I was talking to recently had to talk their client off a ledge. A ledge of adding buy now buttons to...

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The Programmable Business Model

by Kristin Moyer  |  October 2, 2015

One, static business model can no longer retain market leadership for long. Most enterprises have one (or a small number of) relatively static business model that is/are internally created and...

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Content Content Everywhere

by Adam Sarner  |  October 2, 2015

Content marketing remains hot. It is the lifeblood of multichannel marketing.  Actually if we keep the blood analogy going, then I guess customer data is the blue blood being pumped...

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All Digital Workplace, All the Time

by Carol Rozwell  |  October 2, 2015

This week was my sandwich week between the Digital Workplace Summit in London which just concluded and Symposium in Orlando next week. What struck me about the meetings during the Summit is...

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