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Category: 'life-sciences' Blog Posts

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New Research: Is It Time for Life Science CIOs to Enable Digital Monetization?

by Stephen Davies  |  December 21, 2017

Digital does monetize. That is an absolute certainty. The 2017 Forbes 400 list of wealthiest individuals includes four "digital" billionaires in the top 10. The founders of Amazon, Facebook and...

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New Research: Life Science CIOs Must Deploy Global Tender Management Solutions

by Stephen Davies  |  November 22, 2017

What is a "tender"? Wikipedia defines a request for tender (RFT) as "formal, structured invitation to suppliers to submit a bid to supply products or services". Government entities deploy this...

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Recent Research: Life Science CIO Survey Results

by Stephen Davies  |  November 16, 2017

Each year Gartner surveys CIOs to gather data about company strategies, IT budgets and priorities, digital initiatives and industry-specific topics. Life science CIOs participate in this survey and our analyst...

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Accelerate Life Science Digital Capabilities by Migrating Validated Applications to the Cloud

by Stephen Davies  |  October 24, 2017

Cloud deployment is necessary to advance the execution of digital strategies by advancing IT's ability to deliver agile, flexible and scalable solutions. Life science CIOs face a major challenge in...

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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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