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  • IT Infrastructure & Operations
  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report:Match Digital Workspace Delivery Systems To Your Organization's Workforce

    Personas Help You Decide On Virtual Desktops, Virtual Apps, Or Native Apps

    The challenge: Give employees with a diverse range of work styles access to Windows-based applications and desktops across a wider range of devices and operating systems (OSes), without compromising...

    • For Marketing Leadership Professionals

      Report:Forrester Research Tablet Adoption Forecast, 2013 To 2018 (US)

      ForecastView Spreadsheet

      Part of our global tablet adoption forecast, this forecast details the sales and installed base for tablet devices. It breaks out the installed base of consumer- and business-owned tablets and new...

      • For Marketing Leadership Professionals

        Report:Forrester Research Tablet Adoption Forecast, 2013 To 2018 (Western Europe)

        ForecastView Spreadsheet

        Part of our global tablet adoption forecast, this forecast details the sales and installed base for tablet devices for 16 Western European countries. It breaks out installed base of consumer- and...

        • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

          Report:Brief: 2014 Mobile Developer Platform Preferences

          Developers Disproportionately Target Android And iOS, With Windows Phone A Credible Third Option

          Android and iOS devices still attract the lion's share of developers because of their broad consumer support and bring-your-own-device (BYOD) adoption by employees. But they aren't the only mobile...

          • Downloads: 65
        • For CIO Professionals

          Report:Brief: Data From The Digital Self Is Powering New Competition For Customers

          Firms Should Avoid Three Errors And Embrace Three Strategies To Use Digital Self To Win, Serve, And Retain Customers

          CIOs and their CMO partners face a business landscape of new players and competitors using new forms of data about customers to change how companies win, serve, and retain customers. These new forms...

          • Downloads: 54
        • For Security & Risk Professionals

          Report:Evolve Your Identity Strategy For Your Digital Business

          Executive Overview: The Identity And Access Management Playbook

          The rapid adoption of mobile devices and cloud services, together with a multitude of new partnerships and customer-facing applications, has "extended" the identity boundary of today's digital...

          • Downloads: 767
        • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

          Report:Quick Take: IBM's TrueNorth Processor Will Enhance Cognitive Computing

          On August 7, 2014, IBM announced completion of the TrueNorth processor, which implements a new neuromorphic design at scale rather than the 70-year-old standard processor design used by all modern...

          • Downloads: 47
        • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

          Report:Optimize Scalable Workload-Specific Infrastructure For Customer Experiences

          New Options For Configuring Highly Scalable Systems Can Improve The ROI Of Infrastructure Investments

          You face the difficult task of designing the expansive and scalable infrastructure that supports many of your new customer-facing systems of engagement and their associated analytics. Do not fall...

          • Downloads: 74
        • For CIO Professionals

          Report:A Weak Start To 2014 Economic Growth Leads To Slower Global Tech Market Growth

          Software Buying In The US And Other Tech Twelve Countries Will Drive 3.9% Local Currency Tech Growth In 2014

          Halfway through 2014, the global tech market is still trying to get out of second gear, with projected local currency growth of 3.9% (3.3% in US dollars), not the third-gear growth of 5.5% we...

          • Downloads: 95
        • For CIO Professionals

          Report:Closing The Experience Gaps

          Adopt A New Experience Architecture And Philosophy To Bridge Gaps In Performance, Convenience, Personalization, And Trust

          Improving customer experience is now the No. 1 priority of business executives. And as Forrester's revised Customer Experience Index makes clear, simply meeting needs is not enough to deliver...

          • Downloads: 184
        • For Sourcing & Vendor Management Professionals

          Report:Five Best Practices For SaaS Governance

          Balance Customer Experience And Agility With Risk Mitigation

          Software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions are an essential part of business strategy in the age of the customer, as they enable better collaboration between employees and customers and support a faster,...

          • Downloads: 137
        • For CIO Professionals

          Report:Brief: CIOs Will Architect And Operate The Internet Of Things

          The Connected World Is Being Defined By The Business, But Like The Web And Mobile, CIOs Will End Up Running It

          Many Internet of Things (IoT) implementations are driven by business leaders and groups rather than the CIO's technology teams. Business leaders are driving two types of IoT systems: connected...

          • Downloads: 175
        • For Marketing Leadership Professionals

          Report:The State Of Consumers And Technology: Benchmark 2013, China

          China Consumer Technographics®

          This report provides an overview of metropolitan Chinese online consumers' behaviors and technology attitudes. In general, they are enthusiastic mobile owners and social participants. China is a...

          • Downloads: 15
        • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

          Report:Overcoming Barriers To Modern Application Delivery

          Assessment: The Modern Application Delivery Playbook

          Increasing expectations from customers and increased competition have raised the stakes for application delivery leaders. Many leaders know they need to improve, but struggle with what to do and...

          • Downloads: 133
        • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

          Report:Build Your Workforce Computing Strategic Plan

          Strategic Plan: The Workforce Enablement Playbook

          This report was originally published on September 27, 2012; Forrester reviews and updates it periodically for continued relevance and accuracy, most recently in June 2014. We have included the most...

          • Downloads: 366
        • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

          Report:Market Overview: Software-Only Storage

          Your Next Array Should Be An Application

          Hardware appliances have dominated the enterprise data storage landscape for decades, but storage is not immune from the software-defined transformation taking place in data centers. With momentum...

          • Downloads: 105
        • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

          Report:Five Ways To Navigate Privacy Issues In Wearable Computing

          Consider Privacy Up Front When Developing A Wearables Strategy

          Wearables are gaining popularity in both the consumer and enterprise worlds as they open up new technology-enhanced experiences — but with this ascension comes privacy concerns. For example,...

          • Downloads: 62
        • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

          Report:Five Ways To Impress Marketing And Support Digital Business Transformation

          Spruce Up I&O And Partner With Marketing To Support Digital Strategy Delivery

          The age of the customer demands that your firm transform into a digital business. Your marketing colleagues are leading this shift, but Forrester finds that they are currently facing numerous...

          • Downloads: 93
        • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

          Report:CDN And Digital Acceleration Vendor Landscape, Q3 2014

          Navigating the landscape of content delivery network (CDN) and digital acceleration services requires answering a long list of questions. Which vendors have infrastructure in the countries and...

          • Downloads: 67
        • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

          Report:CDNs Extend To Web Performance Optimization And End-To-End Cloud Services

          Market Overview: CDN And Digital Acceleration Services

          Content delivery networks (CDNs) have been around for over 20 years, yet intensifying digital performance requirements are forcing CDN providers to evolve. CDN vendors are still focused on speeding...

          • Downloads: 64
        • 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 software...

          • Downloads: 110
        • For CIO Professionals

          Report:Top Technologies For Your BT Agenda

          Tools And Technology: The Business Technology Agenda Playbook

          In today's competitive environment, investing in business technologies is central to companies' ability to win, serve, and retain customers. Business execs know this, but they don't think that their...

          • Downloads: 217
        • For CIO Professionals

          Report:Quick Take: PTC Bulks Up For Internet Of Things But Will Face Stiff Competition

          Adding Axeda To ThingWorx Assets Gives PTC A Jump On Enterprise Rivals

          PTC, a software maker that serves product manufacturers, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately held Axeda for $170 million in cash. The Axeda acquisition, combined with the...

          • Downloads: 52
        • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

          Report:The Forrester Wave™: ITSM SaaS Delivery Capabilities, Q3 2014

          The 10 Vendors That Matter Most And How They Stack Up

          How an IT or business service is delivered directly affects the quality of experience for the service consumer and the reputation of the infrastructure and operations (I&O) team that delivers the...

          • Downloads: 168
        • For eBusiness & Channel Strategy Professionals

          Report:2014 Australian Mobile Banking Functionality Benchmark

          Australian Banks Offer Strong Mobile Services

          We used our Mobile Banking Functionality Benchmark methodology to evaluate the retail mobile banking services of the four largest retail banks in Australia on 37 criteria. Australia's banks have laid...

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