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Positioning Is Not Messaging

by Hank Barnes  |  January 23, 2018

A few weeks back, I shared one of the most common issues with positioning efforts--attacking vs. just declaring the primary competitive alternative.  Today, I want to talk about a bigger...

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On Negative Pressure or Why NOT Objectively Test Security?

by Anton Chuvakin  |  January 22, 2018

A question came up as we are ramping up our testing security and breach and attack simulation tools research projects. Just how motivated are organizations to test whether they have...

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Upcoming Research: Cloud Management Platforms

by Marco Meinardi  |  January 22, 2018

At Gartner, we’re often asked how to select cloud management platforms (CMP). We’ve been asked that question in the past, when a CMP was the software to transform virtualized data...

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Can Blockchain Disrupt Online Advertising and Eliminate Manipulation?

by Avivah Litan  |  January 22, 2018

Brave, a startup that makes a new Blockchain-based browser, just announced a million dollar cryptocurrency giveaway to promote consumer use of its browser. See Brave Browser Begins Million Dollar Token Giveaway ...

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Assessing the Strengths and Weaknesses of High-Value IaaS and PaaS Multicloud Use Cases - Vlog

by Elias Khnaser  |  January 21, 2018

In this vlog, i introduce you to my latest research "Assessing the Strengths and Weaknesses of High-Value IaaS and PaaS Multicloud Use Cases". The research is geared towards technical professionals...

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The Data That Bind Us

by Andrew White  |  January 19, 2018

It’s been a fun week.  After reading several articles that drew me to blog, I sat down last evening and read an even more important article.  It was “Free Exchange-The...

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Finding a Place in a "Third Place"

by Craig Roth  |  January 19, 2018

According to the World Economic Forum's report The Future of Jobs "44% of global business and HR executives identify changing work environments and flexible working arrangements as the biggest demographic and...

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Market guide for CDN Services

by Ted Chamberlin  |  January 18, 2018

Hot and steaming on Gartner. com !   Market Guide for CDN Services Published: 18 January 2018 ID: G00343230 Analyst(s): Ted Chamberlin | Mike Dorosh | Kevin Ji https://www.gartner.com/document/3846871?ref=solrAll&refval=196759637&qid=4fd9c2485ebca36189 Please enjoy and feel free to provide feedback....

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Transforming From Multichannel to Unified Retail Commerce

by Robert Hetu  |  January 18, 2018

Multichannel retailers face an existential crisis. Customers' buying behaviors and lifestyle choices are changing. Competitive pressures from disruptive, pure-play e-commerce players and new physical retailing models are causing radical changes...

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Implementing Customer-Centric Merchandising and Marketing in Retail

by Robert Hetu  |  January 18, 2018

Merchandising and marketing are core retail processes where technology must be deployed to leverage advanced analytics, algorithms, intelligent automation services and artificial intelligence to enable unified retail commerce. Retailers of...

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