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Integrity Policy

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Forrester Wave™ Vendor Review Policy

The Forrester Wave is designed to be a collaborative process between research teams and vendor companies — a process that provides opportunities for dialogue and review prior to the publication of a Forrester Wave. View policy »

Forrester Wave™ Vendor Nonparticipation Policy

Vendors are generally eager to participate in Forrester Wave evaluations — they are some of our most widely read documents and Forrester clients use these valuable reports to help inform their purchasing decisions. View policy »

Forrester Wave™ Methodology

The Forrester Wave is Forrester's evaluation of vendors in a software, hardware, or services market, written for the role professionals we serve. View policy »

Company Names Policy

As part of its mission to produce objective, high-quality analysis of technology markets, Forrester Research frequently refers to companies and products in its research reports. View policy »

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TechRadar™ Methodology

Forrester uses the TechRadar methodology to make projections for more than a decade into the future of the use of technologies in a given category. View methodology »