IT Spending Forecasts

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  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report:How Customer Obsession Is Remaking The AD&D Landscape

    Landscape: The Application Development Strategy, Structure, And Sourcing Playbook

    The central role of software in customer-facing business activities has begun to redraw the map of application development and delivery (AD&D) teams and processes. Why? Customer engagement...

    • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

      Report:Create An Infrastructure And Operations Transformation Road Map

      Road Map: The I&O Transformation Playbook

      The role of infrastructure and operations (I&O) is to architect, implement, and operate the production engine that supports — and preferably anticipates — the business' various...

      • Downloads: 30
    • For CIO Professionals

      Report:Why Australia Is A Key Cloud Market

      Fast Adoption And Openness Drive Hunger For Innovation

      In our December 4, 2013, "Predictions For 2014: Cloud Computing" report, we stated that Australia would rise to the No. 2 market for cloud services consumption globally. In this report, we explain...

      • Downloads: 56
    • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

      Report:Customer-Centric Innovation Is The Future Of China's Banking Industry

      EA Professionals Should Lead The Innovation Practice For Business Transformation

      Enterprise architecture (EA) professionals at companies doing business in China should take a look at what the country's banking and financial services industry (BFSI) is doing to enable...

      • Downloads: 35
    • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

      Report:Embrace Future Trends To Deliver HRM Business Impact

      Vision: The Human Resource Management Playbook

      This report outlines the future outlook for application development and delivery (AD&D) professionals working with human resources executives on their applications and business process innovation...

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    • For CIO Professionals

      Report:Next-Generation Services Offer A New Path To Digital Transformation

      Digital Transformation Needs Analytics-Empowered, Business-Driven Service Providers

      CIOs understand the urgency of ramping up their business technology (BT) capabilities — including systems of engagement — to help the business win, serve, and retain customers....

      • Downloads: 146
    • For CIO Professionals

      Report:At Last, A Tech Market Recovery In Europe

      Modest Growth Of 2.3% For 2014

      The European tech market has been down so long that sooner or later it was bound to turn up. Sooner is here. With most European economies emerging from recession, and Germany, Poland, and the UK...

      • Downloads: 110
    • For CIO Professionals

      Report:Capitalize On Rising CMO Tech Spending In India's Banking Sector

      CMOs Need BT Leadership From Their CIOs Like Never Before

      Forrester, in conjunction with MindForce Research, recently surveyed 101 CMOs in India and discovered that the increasing demands and expectations of digitally empowered customers are redefining the...

      • Downloads: 35
    • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

      Report:Market Overview: Enterprise Endpoint Backup And Recovery Solutions

      Protect And Enable The Anytime, Anywhere Worker With Client Data Protection

      The information workers of today look very different from those just a few years ago. Today, they work in more places on more devices and expect services to be available 24x7. They create data on...

      • Downloads: 84
    • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

      Report:The Forrester Wave™: North American ITSM Implementation Services Providers, Q2 2014

      Thirteen Big And Small Vendors Vie For Top Distinctions

      Pressure to deliver services faster and better isn't new for service management. However, in the age of the customer, where technology delivers value to external customers and the internal customers...

      • Downloads: 111
    • For Sourcing & Vendor Management Professionals

      Report:The Forrester Wave™: Global BYOD Management Services, Q2 2014

      Analysis Of 13 Top Integrators And Specialists Representing The Emerging BYOD Ecosystem And How They Stack Up

      Enterprise mobility is a top item on every organization's business and IT agenda — a reflection of the "mobile mind shift" that has already made its mark on 21st century business. Mobile...

      • Downloads: 218
    • For Security & Risk Professionals

      Report:Develop A Two-Phased DDoS Mitigation Strategy

      Protect Yourself From Hacktivists And Other Cybercriminals

      Until recently, distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks had been part of infosec lore: something you heard about but rarely experienced. With the rise of hacktivist groups and other...

      • Downloads: 468
    • For Sourcing & Vendor Management Professionals

      Report:Market Overview: 10% Growth In ePurchasing Software Market Makes 2014 A Year For Buyers

      IPOs Will Make More News Than Acquisitions, As SaaS Continues To Gain Share

      For sourcing and vendor management (SVM) professionals and for CIOs, winning, serving, and retaining customers involves more than acquiring the right front-office technologies; it also involves...

      • Downloads: 110
    • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

      Report:Market Overview: Midrange Storage

      Decoding The Midrange Storage Market

      Business growth is the main factor driving data growth, and organizations must assess their current storage infrastructure to create a sustainable environment. The midrange storage space is a buyer's...

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    • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

      Report:Three Forcing Functions That Will Extend Your Data Center's Network Services Beyond Its Walls

      Combining Network LAN, WAN, And Layer 4 To Layer 7 Services Into A Horizontally And Vertically Integrated Business Platform

      Five years after introducing network fabrics, the networking industry has hit the reset button. Vendors haven't come any closer to helping customers build networks that can instantly mesh users,...

      • Downloads: 140
    • For Security & Risk Professionals

      Report:Prepare For The Post-AV Era Part 1: Five Alternatives To Endpoint Antivirus

      S&R Pros Are Shifting AV Spend To More Proactive Security Technologies

      As malware increases in sophistication and the number of new variants rises, antivirus (AV) technologies have steadily become less effective at stopping advanced threats to employee endpoints and...

      • Downloads: 176
    • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

      Report:Key ITSM SaaS Solution Capabilities

      This workbook supports the "Market Overview: IT Service Management SaaS Tools Update 2014" Forrester report and describes each vendor's ITSM SaaS capabilities in detail.

      • Downloads: 14
    • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

      Report:Market Overview: IT Service Management SaaS Tools Update, 2014

      Growing Vendors Offer Alternatives, Established Vendors Ride The SaaS Momentum

      IT service management (ITSM) software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions have been widely adopted by IT infrastructure and operations (I&O) organizations around the globe to help deliver technology...

      • Downloads: 274
    • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

      Report:Strategic Benchmarks 2014: Data Center Strategy

      Today, infrastructure and operations (I&O) professionals have the freedom to select from an ever-expanding buffet of data center tools, technologies, and sourcing options. I&O leaders must...

      • Downloads: 238
    • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

      Report:Q&A: How To Energize Your Enterprise BI Platform With Integrated Predictive R Models

      The business intelligence (BI) market is slowly but surely broadening and extending its reach into new areas beyond basic reporting, analytics, and dashboards. Data exploration, text, geospatial, and...

      • Downloads: 146
    • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

      Report:Lessons Learned From Chinese Airlines' Customer Engagement Strategies

      I&O Professionals In China Are Adapting To The Age Of The Customer

      Chinese business leaders are recognizing that the market landscape is changing; demanding customers have driven customer acquisition, retention, and service to the top of their business priority hit...

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    • For Customer Experience Professionals

      Report:How Collaboration Improves Customer Experience

      Collaboration Tools Are Your Customer Experience Ecosystem's Nervous System

      Fifty-seven percent of today's information workers — those who use a computer at least 1 hour per day — regularly communicate with colleagues inside their organization, business partners,...

      • Downloads: 274
    • For CIO Professionals

      Report:Asia Pacific Budgets And Priorities In 2014

      Customer Obsession Gains Urgency Among CIOs

      As Asia Pacific technology market growth continues to come under pressure in 2014, customer obsession is becoming increasingly important for CIOs — just as for CEOs, department heads, and...

      • Downloads: 98
    • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

      Report:The Forecast For Business Intelligence Is Partially Cloudy

      For The Majority, The Benefits Of SaaS BI Outweigh The Risks

      Business intelligence is the top priority in terms of companies' implementation plans across all software segments. Companies need to speed up their BI capabilities in order to succeed in the age of...

      • Downloads: 197
    • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

      Report:Key I&O Technology Trends To Watch In 2014, Part 2

      Embrace New Approaches To Radically Transform Business Resiliency

      To accelerate business growth, infrastructure and operations (I&O) professionals in Asia Pacific (AP) must understand and ultimately master four key I&O-related trends: 1) Continually consolidate and...

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