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Category: 'life-sciences' Blog Posts

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New Research: Hype Cycle for Life Sciences, 2016

by Stephen Davies  |  August 24, 2016

The Cambridge Dictionary defines "hype" as "information that makes something seem very important or exciting" and "to make something seem more exciting or important than it is". Technology certainly falls...

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Two Years of Digital Progress in a Business Moment

by Stephen Davies  |  June 23, 2016

In 2013, Gartner introduced the concept of the business moment — a transient opportunity that is exploited dynamically. Moments are very short in duration (even seconds), depending on the nature...

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Build a Digital Business Roadmap for Life Sciences

by Stephen Davies  |  June 17, 2016

Over the past several years the theme of digital business generated many inquiries and engagements with our life science clients. A frequent topic of discussion was how to develop a...

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Business Moment Explores Futuristic Digital Channel Engagement with a Doctor

by Stephen Davies  |  March 18, 2016

When I wrote my first RFP for an Electronic Territory Management System (ETMS) in 1994 (long before I joined Gartner) the core requirements were pretty straightforward. Key elements were the...

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Engaging Doctors, Institutions, Caregivers and Patients in Life Sciences

by Stephen Davies  |  March 8, 2016

At the beginning of each year (I cannot believe it is March already) we outline areas of research. In life science, our research topics are focused in three distinct areas....

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Life Science IT Research - New Blogger

by Stephen Davies  |  January 28, 2016

Hello world! As this is my first post to the Gartner Blog Network, I figure it is only fitting to give you a bit of information about myself. I joined...

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Social Analytics and Life Sciences - The Growth Opportunity for Patient Insight

by Don Scheibenreif  |  February 21, 2014

As a Gartner analyst, I get exposed to a wide range of technologies, trends, and topics generated by hundreds of my colleagues.  As an industry analyst, it is my job...

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2014 Research Agenda: Sharpening our Focus on Consumer-Driven Manufacturing

by Don Scheibenreif  |  February 7, 2014

Gartner's Industries Research manufacturing research agenda is evolving from coverage of all manufacturing sectors to consumer-driven manufacturing enterprises. This shift recognizes the majority of clients we serve, as well as...

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Building a Better IT-Marketing Relationship: Findings from Gartner Workshops

by Don Scheibenreif  |  August 19, 2013

When I was a corporate marketer, I never fully appreciated the value that IT brings to both marketing and the enterprise. Like many marketers, I thought of IT as the...

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