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    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...

    • 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...

      • Downloads: 67
    • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

      Report:How Enterprise Smart Glasses Will Drive Workforce Enablement

      Forecast: US Enterprise Adoption And Usage Of Smart Glasses

      While Google Glass missed in the consumer realm, it made an impact on enterprises by popularizing the concept of smart glasses. Today, much richer, more sophisticated offerings offer new...

      • Downloads: 37
    • 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: 361
    • 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...

      • Downloads: 2028
    • 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...

        • Downloads: 690
      • For CIO Professionals

        Report:Brief: China Tech Spending By Industry, 2016

        Digital Business Drives Tech Spending In China

        China's recent macroeconomic performance has cast a veil of uncertainty over the prospects for global economic growth in 2016. Similarly, many vertical industries in China will continue to grow...

        • Downloads: 50
      • 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: 594
      • 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....

        • Downloads: 733
      • 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...

        • Downloads: 190
      • 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...

        • Downloads: 62
      • For CIO Professionals

        Report:The Canadian Tech Market Outlook For 2016 To 2017

        Canadian Tech Buyers Showed Signs Of Life In 2015, But That Will Fade In 2016

        CIOs in Canada must prepare to make important decisions to fast-track their adoption of cloud services and software-as-a-service (SaaS). While 2016 to 2017 promises to be a tumultuous period for many...

        • Downloads: 110
      • 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: 1920
      • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

        Report:Benchmark Your ECM Program Against Your Peers And Four Key Market Imperatives

        Benchmarks: The Enterprise Content Management Playbook

        Successful enterprise content management (ECM) programs respond to changing business objectives. For 2016, digitization of processes, extending content applications to external stakeholders, and...

        • Downloads: 226
      • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

        Report:Five Key Trends That Are Shaping How We Manage Enterprise Content

        Landscape: The Enterprise Content Management Playbook

        This report identifies the current inflection points in the enterprise content management (ECM) market. Five key trends are shaping how enterprise architecture (EA) professionals address their ECM...

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      • For CIO Professionals

        Report:Digital Turns Technology Services On Its Head

        The Transformation Needs Of Customer-Obsessed Firms Redefine Technology Services Success

        Digital technology in the hands of empowered customers is changing the organizational, process, skills, and technology design of the modern enterprise. This is, in turn, changing what they require...

        • Downloads: 272
      • 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...

        • Downloads: 923
      • 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...

        • Downloads: 79
      • 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....

          • Downloads: 184
        • For CIO Professionals

          Report:The Future Of Consulting Through 2020

          Digital Is Changing The Operating Model, Services, And Strategies Of Consulting Firms

          In a changing digital world defined by increasing customer empowerment, reusable assets, and software-as-a-service (SaaS), consulting will significantly change over the next five years. These forces...

          • Downloads: 525
        • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

          Report:Forrester Research API Management Solutions Forecast, 2015 To 2020 (US)

          ForecastView Document

          Today's customer-centric, software-powered businesses thrive on connectivity, and connectivity thrives on application programming interfaces (APIs). Mobile apps for customer engagement need APIs to...

          • 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: 203
          • 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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