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  • For Security & Risk Professionals

    Report:Market Overview: Data Loss Prevention

    DLP Suite Adoption Holds Steady As DLP Becomes A Feature And Managed Services Offer An Attractive Option

    Policies to control data use and movement require enforcement mechanisms. Data loss prevention (DLP) capabilities give security and risk (S&R) professionals the means to enforce those policies and...

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  • For CIO Professionals

    Report:Vendor Profile: Alibaba Cloud Computing, Q2 2016

    CIOs Should Pay Attention To This Key Chinese Public Cloud Vendor

    CIOs are embracing public cloud services to accelerate their firms' digital business transformation. The Chinese public cloud landscape differs greatly from the global one, so CIOs in China looking...

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  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report:How To Budget For Workforce And Customer-Facing Technologies In 2016 And Beyond

    Benchmarks: The Workforce Enablement Playbook

    Infrastructure and operations (I&O) leaders planning their budgets for 2016 and beyond must invest in the business technology (BT) agenda — that is, spending on technology that helps win, serve, and...

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  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report:IoT Success Requires A DevOps Mindset

    How To Wrap IoT Solutions With The Right Processes

    The IoT opportunity is taking enterprises by storm — but its newness means there are a lot of unknowns, including how to achieve operational excellence. The same DevOps principles that drive...

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  • For Security & Risk Professionals

    Report:The 2016 State Of Endpoint Security Adoption

    Investments In Advanced Endpoint Controls Are Poised To Accelerate Over The Coming Year

    Every year, Forrester surveys thousands of security decision-makers and information workers globally from a wide range of industries and organization sizes. This report presents the most relevant...

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  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report:Strategic Benchmarks 2016: Infrastructure Priorities

    Benchmarks: The Infrastructure Transformation Playbook

    This report provides infrastructure and operations (I&O) professionals with strategic benchmarks so they can compare their infrastructure budgets, priorities, motivations, and technology adoption...

    • Downloads: 371
  • For Security & Risk Professionals

    Report:Rethinking Data Loss Prevention With Forrester's DLP Maturity Grid

    Data loss prevention (DLP) remains a key technology to help prevent the leakage and exfiltration of the firm's most sensitive data. Using client feedback, survey data, and input from security leaders...

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  • For CIO Professionals

    Report:Mature Business Intelligence Software Market? Far From It

    ForecastView Document

    Business intelligence (BI) and analytics software — key components of systems of insight (SoI) — extract raw data from transactional and other operational applications; transform it into information...

    • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

      Report:Win Funding For Your Customer Service Project

      Business Case: The Contact Centers For Customer Service Playbook

      In the age of the customer, customer service must be a cornerstone of a company's customer experience strategy. Customer service application pros must invest in modernizing their technology, and...

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    • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

      Report:Use An I&O Road Map To Lead I&O Into The Future

      Road Map: The I&O Transformation Playbook

      Infrastructure and operations (I&O) pros must architect, implement, and operate the production engine that supports — and preferably anticipates — the business' various applications and service...

      • Downloads: 596
    • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

      Report:Application Adoption Trends 2016: SaaS Expands Across The Enterprise And Across The Globe

      More Companies Go All-In On SaaS To Shed On-Premises Baggage

      Our Global Business Technographics Software Survey, 2015, reveals significant adoption of SaaS across a wide variety of application areas as application buyers demand business agility....

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    • For Security & Risk Professionals

      Report:Cybersecurity Budgets Remain Strong, Skills Lag In 2016

      Benchmarks: The S&R Practice Playbook

      Cybersecurity is now part of regular executive discussions and is being allocated budgets accordingly. Chief information security officers (CISOs) and their teams must exhibit business acumen in...

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    • For CIO Professionals

      Report:Data Leadership Drives Government Transformation: Hail To The Chief (Of Data)

      Governments Appoint CDOs In All But The Name

      Governments struggle to meet the rising expectations of their citizens. Despite budget shortfalls and skills deficits, however, many governments have begun to successfully leverage a plentiful...

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    • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

      Report:The Software-Defined Data Center Is The Future Of Infrastructure Architecture

      Landscape: The Infrastructure Transformation Playbook

      Traditional data center thinking must end. Better automation tools, container abstractions, software-defined networks, and composable infrastructure stacks have ushered in a software-defined data...

      • Downloads: 1931
    • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

      Report:Optimize Your BI Strategy To Generate Maximum Business Value

      Strategic Plan: The Business Intelligence Playbook

      Business intelligence (BI) is more important than ever in today's fast-changing competitive environment. Without effective BI, organizations lack an essential element in the application portfolio...

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    • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

      Report:Brief: Three Key Practices To Succeed With Speech Analytics

      Use These Methods To Improve Vendor Selection, Drive Quicker ROI, And Organize For A Successful Program

      Instead of letting old recordings of customer service calls sit in a dusty vault, many enterprises have started to investigate speech analytics tools that promise to turn those recordings into...

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    • For Security & Risk Professionals

      Report:Global Cloud Security Market Sizing And Forecast, 2015 To 2020

      Companies Will Spend $8 Billion Over The Next Five Years To Protect Data In The Cloud

      As enterprises embrace a diverse cloud ecosystem, a new generation of software is emerging to address the security requirements of highly distributed IT infrastructure. These new offerings make up...

      • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

        Report:What You Need To Go From Data-Rich To Insights-Driven

        Becoming Customer-Obsessed Requires People, Process, Technology, And Data Changes

        Forrester's research shows a strong correlation between higher rates of revenue growth and two factors: a better customer experience and a concerted effort to be insights-driven. Coincidence? Hardly....

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      • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

        Report:Insights Services Disrupt The Data And Analytics Market

        New Services Improve Access To Insights But Cannibalize Traditional Markets

        Concerned with time-to-market and inspired by new cloud models, business and technology decision-makers increasingly look to service providers for relevant insights that they can apply directly to...

        • Downloads: 208
      • For CIO Professionals

        Report:The CIO Mandate: Engaging Customers With Business Technology

        Vision: The Business Technology Agenda Playbook

        Business technology (BT) brings together technology and traditionally customer-facing roles like marketing, sales, service, brand/product management, and fulfillment to deliver superior (digital)...

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      • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

        Report:Millennials Will Revolutionize Technology Management

        As Younger Generations Enter Your Workforce, They Will Bring Their Attitudes And Preferences With Them

        As the workforce ages, organizations should be prepared to adjust recruitment strategies and established technology practices. As the portion of younger employees in your organization becomes more...

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      • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

        Report:Navigate The Future Of CRM In 2016

        Vision: The CRM Playbook

        In the age of the customer, good customer experiences are the only source of competitive differentiation. Organizations use customer relationship management (CRM) as a foundational building block in...

        • Downloads: 286
      • For CIO Professionals

        Report:Indian Tech Market Outlook, 2016 To 2017

        India Will Outpace Other Asia Pacific Markets In Technology Spending Growth

        In 2016, India will outpace all Asia Pacific countries in technology spending growth. Rapidly maturing customer expectations in the country will force businesses to deliver better digital experiences...

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      • For CIO Professionals

        Report:China Tech Market Outlook, 2016 To 2017

        Business Technology Enables Digital Transformation In China

        Technology spending in China will reach $147 billion in 2016 as organizations accelerate digital transformation initiatives by rapidly increasing their business technology investments. This report...

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      • For CIO Professionals

        Report:Australian Tech Market Outlook, 2016 To 2017

        Digital Business Initiatives Will Drive New Tech Spending

        This is the time of year when CIOs and their business partners plan their 2016 tech budgets. To help CIOs with this process, this report provides our current forecast for the Australian tech market...

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