Gartner Blog Network

Just the FACs

by Andrew Lerner  |  August 4, 2020

Hyperscalers push the limits of networking products. In doing so, they've had to forge new ways of thinking/doing and thus have driven TON of market innovation in networking. One lesser-known...

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What is Trust and Safety?

by Akif Khan  |  August 4, 2020

Trust - noun.  firm belief in the reliability, truth, or ability of someone or something Safety - noun. the condition of being protected from or unlikely to cause danger, risk,...

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EU Data Strategy: Helping Themselves

by Andrew White  |  August 4, 2020

I read the EU Data Strategy some weeks ago. The document was made available for public comment. I posted to my blog some comments and challenges I felt it contained...

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In a crisis, who pays now, how do they pay back in the future

by Mark P. McDonald  |  August 3, 2020

Cost cutting and other recession actions compromise someone.  Either customers, employees, suppliers or investors ‘pay’ for these actions.  Pay in the sense of accepting lower levels of service, losing wages,...

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Few “Genius” Brands Successfully Integrate Best-of-Breed Solutions Into a Cohesive Martech Roadmap

by Benjamin Bloom  |  July 31, 2020

Today, Gartner published the first of several research notes which assess the technologies linked to strong digital marketing performance. Our established Digital IQ Index methodology benchmarks the digital marketing performance...

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Using ‘who pays’ to go beyond mindless management

by Mark P. McDonald  |  July 31, 2020

In a recession, executives have to decide who pays.  A prior post discussed the different people who can pay in a recession.  Customers can get lower service. Employees can be...

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Weird Hunting Analogy and Machines vs Humans

by John Collins  |  July 30, 2020

The more people I talk with about threat hunting, the more I realize everyone has their own opinion and interpretation of what it is. Unfortunately, I believe some entities misrepresent...

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Customers, Investors, Employees, or Suppliers who is paying for the COVID-19 recession?

by Mark P. McDonald  |  July 30, 2020

The global health crisis continues to place unprecedented burdens on executives and leaders.  With the global economy contracting in 2020 and broad-based recovery unlikely until late 2021, the question becomes...

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What We're Reading: July 2020

by Jitendra Subramanyam  |  July 29, 2020

Where is the Rush to Visualize the Public Health Crisis of Racism? Being anti-racist can be more than just disaggregating data, though that may be one piece of the process....

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How do I Reduce Data Center Costs AND Get Ready for Cloud?

by Bob Gill  |  July 29, 2020

“Do more! But Spend less!  Over the past several months we have described many client interactions where financial pressures brought on by a stalled economy are butting up against enterprise...

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