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Catching Up with the Gartner CRM Sales Research Team

by Tad Travis  |  August 18, 2017

It has been a busy, fruitful summer for me and my colleagues in the Gartner CRM Sales research practice.  In the last three months we: Published the 2017 version of...

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Market Insight: How to Exploit Conversational Artificial Intelligence to Drive Digital Commerce

by Deacon Wan  |  August 16, 2017

  " Say what you want",  the tipping point for the adoption of Conversational AI is upon us. Gartner estimates that over 2 billion people will use Conversational AI to...

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Toolkit Helps Prioritize Technology Investments for Retail

by Robert Hetu  |  August 15, 2017

Determining prioritization and sequencing of technology implementation that will enable effective transformation from multichannel to unified retail commerce is complex. The combination of rapid technological advancement with industry disruption has...

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Which SDN/NFV Revenue Streams Will Cause Disruption in the CSP Market?

by Martina Kurth  |  August 15, 2017

SDN/NFV will change the DNA of CSPs in terms of flexibility to create and deliver cloud-based services to clients, where, when and how they need it – similar to the...

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Wanted: Compelling Experiences (AKA: How Your Ecommerce Brand Can Compete & Co-Exist with Amazon)

by Kirsten Newbold  |  August 9, 2017

Not a week goes by without a conversation with a client trying to figure out how to play in the Amazon sandbox without cannibalizing their own revenue streams. It’s a...

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Market Guide for Product Roadmapping Tools

by Deacon Wan  |  August 7, 2017

Many application leaders are shifting from project to product management, but lack the means to plan and manage products effectively.   Are you one of those hard working product managers...

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Why Productivity Is the Wrong Measure of Value

by Carol Rozwell  |  August 3, 2017

During an inquiry on creating a digital workplace, yet again the question of productivity came up. Specifically, the client asked how they could measure whether their investment in the digital workplace...

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The Cost of Data Quality: One Night of Coding and an Energy Drink

by Doug Laney  |  August 2, 2017

In 1999, the $125 million Mars Climate Orbiter notoriously crashed due to the navigation team at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory using the metric system in calculations while their colleagues at...

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Just Buying Into Modern BI and Analytics? Get Ready for Augmented Analytics, the Next Wave of Market Disruption

by Rita Sallam  |  July 31, 2017

Machine learning automation is affecting all of enterprise software, but will completely transform how we build, analyze, and consume data and analytics. Over the past 10 years or more, visual-based...

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