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Top 10 Gartner Emerging Technologies Client Topics for 2019

by John Wheeler  |  December 5, 2019

This year, Gartner launched its Emerging Technologies and Trends (ETT) research agenda dedicated to helping our Technology & Service Provider (TSP) clients improve their offerings. As we wrap-up 2019, let's...

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Salesforce 2020 beyond CRM - thoughts on SWOT

by Julian Poulter  |  November 26, 2019

Last year I wrote a SWOT analysis on Salesforce's Success platform in early 2018.  I knew a few things were out of date in that analysis and having attended Dreamforce...

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My Hotel Light Switch and the Three Easy Questions to Ask About Customer-Centric Innovation

by Augie Ray  |  October 7, 2019

I checked into a hotel late last night after a long evening of travel. When it came time to go to bed, I was unable to locate the switch for...

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Insider Secrets to Becoming a Gartner "Cool Vendor"

by Jim Hare  |  September 15, 2019

One of the most common questions that I continually  get asked by startup technology providers is "how to become a Gartner Cool Vendor".  Cool Vendors is one of Gartner’s hottest ...

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The Uncanny Valley of Privacy

by Lizzy Foo  |  August 27, 2019

Robots look creepy if they look too much like a real person: That "creepiness" is referred to as the "uncanny valley" in the field of robotics. It describes how people...

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The Tangled Webs Martech Vendors Weave

by Noah Elkin  |  August 1, 2019

Marketers regularly come to Gartner for help in understanding the increasingly complex web of marketing technologies. And with good reason — when evaluating a significant martech investment (a “big rock,”...

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Kick off - Process, Application and System Behavioral Monitoring Research Initiative

by Lawrence Pingree  |  July 10, 2019

Hi Folks, Been a while since I've blogged on the Gartner blog network. I am working on a new research initiative for product managers and product innovators. I'm delving into...

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The Future of Database Management Systems Is Cloud

by Merv Adrian  |  June 23, 2019

On Friday, 20-June-2019, Gartner published new research titled "The Future of the DBMS Market Is Cloud" by Donald Feinberg, Merv Adrian and Adam Ronthal. The thesis: cloud is now the default...

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What's Next for Marketing Dashboards?

by Lizzy Foo  |  June 11, 2019

As a practitioner, I hated the first week of the month. It meant I had to lead my team of smart, capable marketing analysts through a neverending, difficult slog known...

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