Web Analytics

Software for clickstream analysis, web analytics solutions answer questions such as: Who is visiting the site? How long do they stay? What are they looking at? What was the trail of the visitor? Which pages attract the most visitors? What are the top entry and exit points of the site? Which functions of the website are most frequently used?

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  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    REPORT: The Forrester Wave™: Streaming Analytics, Q3 2017

    Use This Technology To Make Your Enterprise Applications Sense, Think, And Act In Real Time

    September 7, 2017 Mike Gualtieri

    We live in a real-time world, and so too should enterprise applications. In our 25-criteria evaluation of streaming analytics providers, we identified the 13 most significant ones — Amazon Web Services, DataTorrent, EsperTech, FICO, IBM, Impetus Technologies, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP, SAS, Software AG, SQLstream, and TIBCO Software. And we researched, analyzed, and scored them. This report shows how each provider measures up and helps application development and delivery (AD&D) professionals make the right choice.

  • For Customer Insights Professionals

    REPORT: Build Digital Intelligence For Your Insights-Driven Business

    Executive Overview: The Digital Intelligence Playbook

    August 15, 2017 James McCormick

    Insights-driven businesses have the edge on the rest of us. Their digital intelligence practices synchronize digital analytics with digital interactions to continuously deliver optimized customer experiences at scale. It's time for customer insights (CI) pros to follow suit. They must work with teams across the enterprise to mature an intelligence practice capable of fostering competitive differentiation. Forrester's digital intelligence playbook sets the groundwork for the strategy, technologies, and best practices for building a digital intelligence practice. This is an updated report, which takes into account new research embedding digital intelligence within Forrester's research on artificial intelligence (AI), big data, and systems of insight.

  • For Customer Insights Professionals

    REPORT: Vendor Landscape: Digital Intelligence Technology Providers You Should Care About

    Landscape: The Digital Intelligence Playbook

    February 17, 2017 James McCormick

    Digital intelligence practitioners use data and analytics to delight customers with optimal experiences wherever they digitally interact with their firms. The exploding volumes and variety of digital interactions have resulted in a confusing array of technologies available to build a complete digital intelligence architecture. This report helps customer insights (CI) pros make sense of the digital intelligence vendor landscape with seven different digital intelligence tech categories to help guide decision makers on the combination of technology vendors they need to partner with.

  • For eBusiness & Channel Strategy Professionals

    REPORT: Analyze This: Web Style Analytics Enters The Retail Store

    Performance Management: The Digital Store Playbook

    March 30, 2016Adam Silverman

    eBusiness leaders have a lot to offer retail store executives as they embark on injecting digital commerce technology into the physical store. Retail stores have been living in the analytical "dark ages" in comparison to digital channels, relegated to measurement techniques that rarely take into account customer behavior. However, advances in location-based analytics technologies are transforming how retailers win, serve, and retain customers within the physical store. This report will shed light on key metrics that retail store analytics will unleash and on how retailers should leverage these metrics to transform their physical stores.

  • For Customer Insights Professionals

    REPORT: Optimize Customer Experiences With Digital Intelligence

    Vision: The Digital Intelligence Playbook

    February 23, 2016 James McCormick, Cinny Little

    The opportunity to engage customers digitally has never been greater — but so is the threat of not meeting their expectations and losing out to competitors that do. Current digital analytics practices are siloed, tactical, and fixated on channel-obsessed dashboard reporting that is not actionable. This report describes Forrester's vision of digital intelligence: a modern competitive approach to analytics that customer insights (CI) professionals can use to combine insights from existing, new, and emerging channels to enable timely, customer-obsessed decision-making. This is an update of a previously published report; Forrester reviews and updates it periodically for continued relevance and accuracy. This update factors in advances in the business impact of traditional web analytics practices and current trends in the adoption of digital intelligence practices.

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