Defined broadly, innovation is any transformation of a process, offering, or business model that has business impact.

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  • Innovation
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  • For CIO Professionals

    Report:Innovation Requires The Right Processes To Flourish

    Processes: The Innovation Playbook

    Rapidly changing buyer behavior and persistent market volatility heavily disrupt every market. Companies of all sizes need to innovate their products, their internal processes, their go-to-market...

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  • For CIO Professionals

    Report:The Age Of The Citizen: Smart Governments Embrace And Enable Disruption

    In the current age of the customer, the power has shifted from the provider of goods and services to the consumer. These individuals — your citizens — are bringing their expectations to...

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  • For CIO Professionals

    Report:Shared Services: If WyCAN, So Can You!

    Thought Leadership And Teamwork Enable Cost-Savings And Better Service For Consortium Members

    Public sector organizations don't have the privilege of dialing back on scope in challenging economic times. In fact, when the going gets tough, government organizations often have to kick into high...

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  • For CIO Professionals

    Report:Case Study: NASA Uses Open Innovation To Spur Creativity And Generate Business Value

    The International Space Apps Challenge Generates 770 Ideas In One Weekend

    NASA's role in the US federal government isn't what it used to be. The days of the space race are long finished, and Cold-War-fueled, multibillion-dollar missile programs are a distant memory. NASA's...

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  • For CIO Professionals

    Report:Opportunities In Education's Global Expansion

    Tap Global Enterprise Experience and Local Expertise

    In recent years, "study abroad" has taken on a whole new meaning — on brand new campuses. Many universities have established satellite campuses in host countries across the globe. These...

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  • For B2C Marketing Professionals

    Report:Case Study: Splashtop Product Strategists Create Innovative, Disruptive Education Software

    Breaking Into Education Technology Requires Thinking Big And Acting Small

    Technology product strategists, frustrated by low margins and fragmented procurement, have long dismissed the education market as too difficult to penetrate. But that's finally changing, thanks to...

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  • For CIO Professionals

    Report:Schools Move Beyond The Basics: Competition Will Drive Technology Into The Education Market

    Tech vendor strategists are attracted by the "edu" opportunity — a large and fast-growing user base and increasing reliance upon technology by governments, educators, parents, and students. But...

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  • For CIO Professionals

    Report:2010 IT Budget Allocations: Planning For 2011

    Baseline Spending Allocation Figures For Comparison

    During this time of year, Forrester receives a large number of requests for information about IT budget allocations. As CIOs and their planning teams engage in creating next year's IT budget, it is...

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  • For CIO Professionals

    Report:Getting Clever About Smart Cities: New Opportunities Require New Business Models

    Population growth and urbanization are stretching many cities' infrastructure and resources to breaking point. Policymakers and public leaders are increasingly looking to ICT solutions to effectively...

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  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report:Cisco's Smart+Connected Communities Strategy (Part 1): Supporting Growth In Emerging Markets

    Cisco's Smart+Connected Communities strategy has moved beyond concept stage with real business opportunities now emerging in several key hypergrowth markets. As distinct from other vendor's attempts...

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  • For CIO Professionals

    Report:Olympic Opportunities In Emerging Markets

    Smart Host Cities Think Outside The Stadium

    The 2008 Olympic Games were a major milestone not only for China but also for other emerging market countries hosting the Olympic Games. In just a decade, the Olympic venues will include three of the...

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    Report:There's Gold For Vendors In Stimulus Packages

    But It Will Take Mining To Get At The Opportunities That Exist

    As economies around the world slid into recession, governments in the US and many other countries rushed out economic stimulus programs. Many programs have funds explicitly set aside for technology...

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    Report:Designing PCs For The Third World

    How Children And Education Will Redefine The PC

    After more than a quarter-century of technology development and investment, the worldwide milestone of 1 billion PC users is not too far away. Now the technology industry is turning its attention to...

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  • For CIO Professionals

    Report:The Forrester Wave™: National Innovation Networks, Q4 2006

    A Quantitative Evaluation Of 26 Nations In Four Global Innovation Competencies

    Governments put innovation high on their national agendas as a way of creating jobs, economic growth, and general well-being. But much of the tax money invested goes to waste because many politicians...

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