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Hey Ya! Cool Vendors in R&D is out…

by Michael Shanler  |  May 22, 2017

“…Now what's cooler than bein' cool? (Ice cold!)…” - André "André 3000" Benjamin from OutKast André 3000" is the 9th most influential rapper of all time  according to Rateyourmusic.com.  He’s in...

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Connected Home Adoption At The End of 2016 - Still in the Early Adoption Phase

by Jessica Ekholm  |  March 17, 2017

Adoption of newer connected home solutions is still at the early adopter phase, according to a recent survey that we did. We collected responses from nearly 10,000 online respondents in...

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Alexa: The First AI Fake News Victim?

by David Yockelson  |  January 13, 2017

The media were all agog last week when a toddler asked Alexa - the voice service built into her Amazon Echo for those asleep at the switch this past Christmas...

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By 2020, 50% of everyday essential products will be autoreplenished through IoT

by Robert Hetu  |  December 20, 2016

In recent research titled Predicts 2017: Digital Business Elevates the Customer Experience Well Beyond Current Retail Multichannel Capabilities analyst Mim Burt and I discuss the implications of the Internet of Things...

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The Internet just got punched in the face

by Andrew Lerner  |  October 28, 2016

This is a guest blog from Bob Gill Every so often, an event occurs to remind us that the Internet is open to anyone (almost), owned and controlled by no...

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Digital Doppelgänger

by Rick Franzosa  |  October 27, 2016

There may be no concept in digital business more compelling than the digital twin.  I remember an early instantiation, back in the late 1990s, where an aerospace and defense firm had a...

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What IS The Business Value of MES?

by Rick Franzosa  |  September 29, 2016

Gartner, in conjunction with MESA International (Manufacturing Enterprise Solutions Association) have been asking this question in an annual survey, with results that have helped our clients focus on best practices...

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Managed IoT Services Will Accelerate IoT Adoption

by Eric Goodness  |  September 13, 2016

The number of inquiries for managed IoT services is increasing at Gartner. In fact, I've received a few inquiries where user organizations want 3rd party service providers to Plan-Build-Operate and...

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Hype Cycle for Life Science R&D

by Michael Shanler  |  July 25, 2016

This year, we unveiled a brand new hype cycle, one that is 100% Life Science R&D-focused. “… the moon does not present the same face every day. It waxes, or grows larger, until...

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Technologies and Enablers for the Economics of Connections

by Don Scheibenreif  |  July 13, 2016

The opportunities to create and realize value will expand at an exponential rate as billions of Internet-connected things become integrated into the ways we work, live and play. The pace...

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