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The Elements of Disruption

by Hank Barnes  |  October 10, 2017

Last week, I did a presentation at the Gartner Symposium and IT Expo on "Lessons Learned from the Digital Giants."   Much of the content for the presentation came from research...

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Digital Disruption Demands Demystification (Hype Cycle Season)

by Hank Barnes  |  August 22, 2017

Okay, okay, my title is alliteratively overwhelming, but at a time when seemingly every article talks about disruption, it is important to separate hype from reality.   Gartner Hype Cycles...

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Digital Disruptor Amazon's Planned Acquisition of Whole Foods Could Redefine Retail Grocery Market

by Robert Hetu  |  June 20, 2017

Gartner's First Take on the Amazon acquisition of Whole Foods just published.  Amazon's deal to acquire Whole Foods Market is an example of aggressive digital disruption of a market. CIOs...

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The F8 of Digital Advertising Rests with Facebook and Google

by Noah Elkin  |  April 20, 2017

If you've read this far, then I managed to get your attention. In today's media-saturated world, that's no easy feat, so thank you. Like an effective headline, digital advertising is designed...

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Agenda is Set - Gartner Tech Growth and Innovation Conference

by Hank Barnes  |  January 31, 2017

After reviewing over 300 session ideas, our team has made the selections for the Gartner Tech Growth and Innovation Conference that will be held June 19-21 in Huntington Beach, California....

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The Perils of Innovation

by Noah Elkin  |  July 6, 2016

In my personal technology museum (read: the bottom of a desk drawer) sit five BlackBerry devices, going as far back as my first monochrome model from 2005.  So attached was I...

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Google Creates Its Own Parent - What Does It Mean For Technology Providers?

by Rajesh Kandaswamy  |  August 13, 2015

Google announced that they are creating a new parent ‘Alphabet’. Alphabet will be a collection of companies, with Google being the largest revenue generating one among them. Others in the...

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The Future of the Data Center Market is Disruption

by Andrew Lerner  |  August 26, 2014

This is a guest blog from Joe Skorupa. The data center market has enjoyed years of relative stability and gradual technological evolution. That is about to change. In response to...

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Review your Pandemic Plan... and wash your hands.

by Kristin Moyer  |  April 27, 2009

Rick DeLotto and Roberta Witty here with some thoughts on the Influenza Uproar… please note that, as of this writing, no epidemic or pandemic has been declared. First, don’t panic—...

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Become a Student of the East

by Kristin Moyer  |  April 14, 2009

We adopted our youngest son from China about two years ago.  While I have always been interested in Asia and the East, I have since become more interested.  Over about this...

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