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Massive innovations in data science yet to come

by Alexander Linden  |  August 27, 2015

Of course, clients ask us, Gartner's Advanced Analytics team, about the key trends in Advanced Analytics and Data Science...  Well, here is a somewhat dated overview of advanced analytics trends we...

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Critical Capabilities for Retail Assortment Management

by Robert Hetu  |  August 27, 2015

CIOs and technology professionals who are seeking Retail Assortment Management Applications (RAMAs) now have the most comprehensive research on the topic.  The Magic Quadrant for Merchandise Assortment Management Applications  was...

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The Digital Marketing Slush Fund

by Andrew Frank  |  August 27, 2015

A CIO, CMO, and CFO walk into a bar. The CFO says, “OK gentlemen, who’s buying?” (Yes, they’re all men.) The CIO points to the CMO and says, “He should,...

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(Social Media) Life Moves Pretty Fast

by Jay Wilson  |  August 27, 2015

One of the biggest challenges for digital marketers is the speed at which social media moves. Conversations, trends, and potential crises come and go on an hourly basis, while traditional marketing processes align...

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Back-to-School Special: Big Data Analytics

by Martin Kihn  |  August 26, 2015

More tragic than the dying bleats of summer is this sad story: Big Data is not intrinsically suited to analytics. I'm sorry, but it's true. Distributed storage and massive scale can...

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Inside the Digital Business: paved roads, good intentions, IoT, and Analytics

by Jack Santos  |  August 26, 2015

As the Digital Business takes off, we often focus on external business opportunities - new revenue, new products, and new markets.  But what about internal organizational efficiency?  An article about using...

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Arcane is the new normal in cyber security

by Jonathan Care  |  August 26, 2015

It's the end of Gartner's Security Summit here in Sydney, and it has been great to meet fellow analysts, Gartner clients, and event sponsors. One of the conference themes was...

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Where to Start - Positioning and a Story

by Hank Barnes  |  August 25, 2015

I often speak to clients looking for help addressing the sales and marketing challenges they are facing.   They all understand there is no secret weapon--no single thing--that  will make...

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In the age of APIs why do 2 million companies interact via B2B networks? (Hint: “B2B Tower of Bable”)

by Benoit Lheureux  |  August 25, 2015

While doing primary research in preparation for our soon-to-be published Market Guide for Integration Brokerage I’ve discovered that over 2 million companies (growing, fast) world-wide connect and interact electronically with...

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Carbon3D and Google Further Validate 3D Printing's Promise - Is There More To It?

by Pete Basiliere  |  August 25, 2015

$100 million investment in Carbon3D is evidence of the potential value in the 3D printing market — not just from the printers, but also from 3D print file creation, storage...

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