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The First New 3D Printer Technology in Years

by Pete Basiliere  |  April 12, 2018

Evolve Additive’s “Selective Thermoplastic Electrophotographic Process,” or STEP for short came out of stealth mode last week. The samples produced by its alpha printer that I handled had very impressive...

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Wisdom, Women in Tech, and Alexa

by Cindi Howson  |  April 2, 2018

The last six weeks have been a whirl wind with three summits in three continents, the Analytics and BI MQ publishing, and women’s history month. Oh, and I almost forgot...

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Salesforce Faces The Future And Acts On It

by Yefim Natis  |  March 29, 2018

It’s not a secret that for years Salesforce leadership did not see integration important to its success. Many have suggested that they reconsider and none succeeded. Until now. What has changed? Traditional integration end-points...

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Why ship atoms when you can transmit bits?

by Pete Basiliere  |  March 8, 2018

Think about it. Why would we want to move product from here to there when we can leapfrog mountains and oceans? We wouldn’t, of course, and that is why we...

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My Top 8 Popular Gartner Blog Posts for February 2018

by John Wheeler  |  March 2, 2018

Not to be outdone by my esteemed colleague Dr. Anton Chuvakin, here are my top 8 blog posts read in February 2018: Gartner's New IRM Magic Quadrant Signals End of GRC Era ...

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GRC vs. IRM Solutions – What’s the Difference?

by John Wheeler  |  February 13, 2018

One of the most common questions I receive from software vendors has to be "what's the difference between GRC and IRM solutions?" Gartner has been publishing research about integrated risk management...

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Davos Discussions: Technology’s Role in Diversity and Inclusion

by Peter Sondergaard  |  January 27, 2018

This year, the World Economic Forum 2018 discussions returned to familiar themes: economic inequality, diversity and inclusion. While there was plenty of emphasis on AI throughout the week, it became...

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Davos Discussions: Taking Stock of AI

by Peter Sondergaard  |  January 25, 2018

It’s my second day at the 2018 World Economic Forum. The snow remains and the conversations continue to revolve around technology with artificial intelligence (AI) commanding one of the spotlight...

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Davos Discussions on the Future of Work and Digital Business Progress

by Peter Sondergaard  |  January 24, 2018

For me, attending The World Economic Forum in Davos is a privilege. I can think of few other instances when the world’s greatest minds and influencers come together for the...

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Retail's Cost Dilemma - Replacing All That Free Customer Labor

by Robert Hetu  |  January 11, 2018

If you don't think robotic process automation (RPA) and intelligent automation services (IAS) are going to impact retail labor consider this, as digital commerce grows so does the need to...

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