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The Battle for the Digital Economy Ultimately Rests Not with the Cloud, but with Data

by Andrew White  |  October 17, 2017

The majority of press and pundits equate cloud to Amazon and Infrastructure as a Service, or IssS.  As I noted in a recent blog (see The Battle for the Cloud...

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Debunking Three Common Myths about Personalization

by Jennifer Polk  |  September 29, 2017

Personalization is quickly becoming one of the leading techniques in customer marketing. But it isn't easy, or easily understood. In fact, there's hype surrounding personalization, from software providers promising double-digit...

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And the 2017 Cool Vendors Are…

by Svetlana Sicular  |  June 1, 2017

This is the time of our Cool Vendors season finale — the reports showcasing fascinating technologies and breakthrough ideas are out. The season usually starts in January, when analysts submit...

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IBM and the Battle for the Digital Future Continues - Quietly

by Andrew White  |  April 25, 2017

IBM reports another quarter and its revenues decline again.  So far, so bad?  I wonder.  Here's the thing: the future success of businesses will not be predicated on process (what...

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All the Data that Matters

by Jennifer Polk  |  February 17, 2017

Much has been said about data—customer data, data privacy, data integration. The list goes on. It has its place, like helping marketers more intelligently target their ads—I for one am...

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Adding Data to People, Process, and Technology

by Andrew White  |  January 12, 2017

The old adage, "people, process and technology" is as old as I am - probably you too.  In fact I suspect we will all likely call on this adage in...

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My DLP Survey Results

by Anton Chuvakin  |  February 9, 2016

A few weeks ago I posted a quick one-question survey on DLP. I asked “Can Data Loss Prevention (DLP) technology be effective against the "bad guys" [= anybody with malicious...

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Massive innovations in data science yet to come

by Alexander Linden  |  August 27, 2015

Of course, clients ask us, Gartner's Advanced Analytics team, about the key trends in Advanced Analytics and Data Science...  Well, here is a somewhat dated overview of advanced analytics trends we...

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Data and Analytics at Catalyst Conference: Get Oriented Now!

by Svetlana Sicular  |  August 8, 2015

Catalyst conference starts tomorrow. Our track is Building a Sustainable Data and Analytics Architecture for the Digital World, and in addition, there are more talks on data and analytics in...

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Catalyst Makes You Look Smart: Big Data Analytics for Non-Data Citizens

by Svetlana Sicular  |  July 24, 2015

Analytics is exploding — it is becoming everybody’s domain, rather than an expert’s domain. The digital economy requires to expand your existing expertise with new knowledge. The digital economy is...

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