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31 results in Reports

  • Past 6 months
  • Healthcare & Life Sciences
  • For CIO Professionals

    Report:Quick Take: Apple's WWDC 2014 Tour De Force

    New Developer Tools And Business Features Will Strengthen Apple's Leading Position In The Age Of The Customer

    Introduced by Apple CEO Tim Cook, Apple software leader Craig Federighi motored through a dense list of new operating systems, iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite, compelling new customer features such as the...

    • Downloads: 122
  • For Security & Risk Professionals

    Report:Brief: Understanding Which Identity Standards Are The Most Relevant To Health IT

    A Summary Of Forrester's Testimony To The US Government's Office Of The National Coordinator For Health Information Technology

    The US Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology asked Forrester's Eve Maler to testify as part of a panel at a March 12, 2014, virtual public hearing on the National...

    • Downloads: 112
  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

    Report:Architect For Extreme Uncertainty

    Use Systemic Design To Deal With The Unknown Unknowns

    Enterprise architecture is now at a critical tipping point. New digital business models and an unrelenting focus on customer engagement are unlocking new exciting initiatives and projects for...

    • Downloads: 344
  • 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: 152
  • For Customer Insights Professionals

    Report:Introducing Forrester's Consumer Healthcare Segmentation

    North American Consumer Technographics®

    In the age of the customer, companies need to have a solid understanding of their customers' and prospects' behaviors and needs in order to best serve them. With the onset of the Patient Protection...

    • Downloads: 51
  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

    Report:Increase Business Benefit With Integrated Strategic Planning And Execution

    Business Case: The Strategic Planning And Portfolio Playbook

    Today's vast increase in customer power has put significant pressure on your strategic decision-makers. They must now make strategic investments to address business needs from both an external and an...

    • Downloads: 284
  • For CIO Professionals

    Report:US Tech Market Outlook For 2014 And 2015 — Solid, Steady Growth

    Customer-Facing Technologies Will See The Fastest Growth

    Our updated US tech market forecast indicates that US CIOs can plan for 6% to 7% increases in their tech budgets in 2014 and 2015, after several years in which they have had to be cautious in their...

    • Downloads: 429
  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report:Use Sensors To Take Apps To The Next Level Of Customer Engagement

    Apps Are Better And Customers Are Happier When Sensor Data Enriches Experiences

    Most apps are boring. Sensors can help. Sensors are data collectors that measure physical properties of the real-world such as location, pressure, humidity, touch, voice, and much more. You can find...

    • Downloads: 304
  • For CIO Professionals

    Report:Four Reasons For Sluggish Tech Market Growth And The Rationale For Future Optimism

    Weak Economies, A Changing Hardware Market, Cloud, And CEO Aversion To Investment Have Kept A Lid On Tech Buying

    Forrester's projected 5.5% growth in the global tech market in 2014 in local currency terms (6.2% in US dollars) is certainly an improvement over the more feeble growth of 2012 and 2013. Still, these...

    • Downloads: 127
  • For CIO Professionals

    Report:2014 Technology Imperatives For US Healthcare Insurers

    US Healthcare Payers Are Rocked By A Regulatory Tsunami

    The healthcare payer market is being disrupted by new laws and regulations — especially the Affordable Care Act (ACA). In response to the new regulations, the health insurance industry is...

    • Downloads: 300
  • For Customer Experience Professionals

    Report:How Companies Improved Their Customer Experience Index Scores, 2014

    Processes: The Customer Experience Maturity Playbook

    Forrester interviewed customer experience (CX) professionals at brands that showed the biggest year-over-year improvement in our annual CX benchmark. We asked them what they and their companies did...

    • Downloads: 615
  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report:Holography: The Future Of 3D Projection

    Infrastructure Augmentation Will Ensure Project Success

    Holography will significantly disrupt 3D imaging, as it offers better usability and addresses the shortcomings of current 3D solutions. While the holographic effects in Star Wars seem futuristic,...

    • Downloads: 74
  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

    Report:Google Flu Trends — A Big Data Fail? Not Exactly

    Learn Big Data Lessons From Google

    In 2008, Google developed a big data predictive model using Internet search terms that it claimed could track the spread of the flu faster and with greater accuracy than the Center for Disease...

    • Downloads: 134
  • For CIO Professionals

    Report:Quick Take: Apple Moves Healthcare Closer To A Mainstream Embrace Of The Customer

    On June 2, 2014, at its annual developers' conference, Apple announced a new platform named HealthKit. While this is not the big move that some were expecting, it underpins a profound shift in the...

    • Downloads: 158
  • For eBusiness & Channel Strategy Professionals

    Report:The Unfulfilled Promise Of Health-Plan-Owned Digital Health And Wellness Platforms

    Plans Continue To Struggle With Consumer Data Aggregation To Enhance Member Experiences

    The rising cost of care, regulatory limits on administrative spend, the emergence of private exchanges, and defined contribution models have sent health plans scrambling to revisit their digital...

    • For Security & Risk Professionals

      Report:Brief: Legal Costs In A Customer Data Breach Now Pack A Bigger Punch

      Recent Legal Settlement Raises The Stakes For US Security Practices

      In December of 2009, two laptops containing sensitive information were stolen from the health insurance provider AvMed's corporate headquarters, leading to a breach of 1.2 million customer records....

      • Downloads: 103
    • For Customer Experience Professionals

      Report:Introducing Forrester's Next-Generation Customer Experience Index

      Great Customer Experiences Create And Sustain Customer Loyalty

      For the past seven years, Forrester has used its Customer Experience Index (CXi) to benchmark how consumers rated their interactions with hundreds of brands in the US and, more recently, in Europe...

      • Downloads: 520
    • For Customer Experience Professionals

      Report:The Business Impact Of Customer Experience, 2014

      Business Case: The Customer Experience Maturity Playbook

      Years of Forrester data confirm the strong relationship between the quality of a firm's customer experience (CX) and customer loyalty. We built three simple models to estimate the impact that...

      • Downloads: 952
    • For CIO Professionals

      Report:Wanted: Disruptive CIOs To Drive Digital Business

      Case Study: New England Biolabs

      Digital trends are changing business. The markets you operate in and the way you conduct business are already transformed by digital innovations. As a result, the CIO must implement and run new...

      • Downloads: 238
    • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

      Report:Quick Take: What The Federal Framework For Health IT Means To Providers' Architecture

      On April 3rd, 2014 The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Federal Communications Commission (FCC), and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) issued the...

      • Downloads: 115
    • For CIO Professionals

      Report:Healthcare Providers: Avoid Disruption From ICD-10 Migration

      Best Practices For Sailing Through The ICD-10 Tsunami When Healthcare's Flow Of Money Will Be Disrupted

      On October 1, 2015, the US Department of Health and Human Services mandate will come into effect and require all healthcare claims flowing to both public and private payers to be coded using the...

      • Downloads: 109
    • For Marketing Leadership Professionals

      Report:Case Study: Zoetis Sponsors A Mobile App To Build Brand Awareness

      A Mobile Marketing POST Report

      Pfizer Animal Health, a global animal health company, was rebranded Zoetis in 2013. With a new name, the company needed a way to raise awareness in the marketplace. To connect with its audience, it...

      • Downloads: 101
    • For CIO Professionals

      Report:Developing A Strategy For Telemedicine

      Providers Should Learn From Two Established Practices

      In the changing environment of healthcare technology, telemedicine is disruptive, as it forces shifts in business models for patient care. As one mode of telemedicine, remote interactive care,...

      • Downloads: 110
    • For eBusiness & Channel Strategy Professionals

      Report:Trends 2014: North American Digital Insurance

      The Age Of The Customer Mandates Five Actions In 2014

      Not that long ago, insurers dictated the engagement model for customers. Those days are gone. Now, customers are changing the rules: They are shifting from being passive sideliners and are willing...

      • Downloads: 597
    • For CIO Professionals

      Report:The Enterprise Network Enables Business Innovation

      Business And Network Strategies Will Become More Integrated

      The enterprise network is the ugly duckling of enterprise technology landscape, looked at disparagingly by CIOs and often ignored by the business. The enterprise network is much less exciting than...

      • Downloads: 172