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Data and Analytics Strategy Predictions Through 2021

by Doug Laney  |  December 19, 2016

Several colleagues and I just published our strategy predictions for data and analytics leaders: Predicts 2017: Licensing, Legal and Language Lessons for Data and Analytics Leaders. These are not predictions...

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by Frank Ridder  |  August 15, 2012

... is the average number of service providers on an IT value chain (global sourcing survey). No wonder why we discuss vendor consolidation methods so often. To me this is...

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Differentiation in IaaS

by Kyle Hilgendorf  |  April 11, 2012

I recently took a customer phone dialog regarding key differentiators in a public cloud IaaS offering.  The customer wanted to discuss differentiators among services that are not commonly considered.  The...

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Evaluating Cloud Providers

by Kyle Hilgendorf  |  August 23, 2011

I just finished two webinars last week on Evaluating Cloud Providers.  Attendance was really fantastic and I hope our research has helped a variety of companies in their journey of...

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Pain sharing – The trust issues facing CIOs and solution providers

by Mark P. McDonald  |  March 31, 2009

Tough economic times put every relationship under pressure as companies look to reduce supplier costs and retain their own revenues.  This dual strategy makes sense as a cost control strategy,...

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