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The Future Fit Platform Strategy

Liz Herbert 4 days ago
Technology leaders must prioritize and govern a limited number of platforms with the scale, innovation, and ecosystems to maximize the business impact.
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The Forrester Enterprise Architecture Award Finalists For EMEA

Paul McKay September 30, 2022
Customer requirements and business needs are constantly changing. In order to successfully address those shifts, organizations are left with no choice but to align their ecosystems. Enterprise architecture (EA) is key when it comes to rewiring business capabilities to a value-driven approach and reinforcing organizational preparedness for future. The Forrester Outcome-Driven Architecture Model is founded on architecture […]

Technology & Innovation APAC

Discover how you can embrace new ways of being innovative with technology to break boundaries and propel your business forward. Join us in Sydney or digitally on Nov 15–16.

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The 12 Tales Of Leadership

Phil Brunkard September 29, 2022
Leadership in essence is about persuasion — winning people’s hearts and minds. Leaders must connect with empathy and emotion to lead, influence, and inspire. Stories connect with us emotionally. And our emotions drive our decisions subconsciously. We do this before we apply logic and intellectual reasoning to justify the decision we already made subconsciously. Leadership […]
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The State Of Future Fit, 2022: Three Adaptive Behaviors Predict Maturity

Bobby Cameron September 28, 2022
"The State Of Future Fit Technology Strategy, 2022" identifies the three adaptive behaviors that future fit organizations emphasize.
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Did Our Predictions For 2022 Come True?

Sharyn Leaver September 27, 2022
We made bold predictions for 2022. We weighed in on edge computing, CX, B2B marketing, cybersecurity, and more. Discover which predictions came true and which ones missed the mark as we prepare for Predictions 2023.
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Capturing Key Future Fit Strategies And Core Drivers

Bobby Cameron September 26, 2022
We are happy to announce the publication of a collection of data snapshots on senior technology decision-makers’ attitudes and behaviors around being future fit. Forrester defines future fit tech strategy as “an approach to technology that enables an organization to quickly reconfigure business structures and capabilities to meet customers’ future needs and expectations.” In fact, […]
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Joining Forrester To Partner With CIOs In Their Future Fit Journey

Biswajeet Mahapatra September 21, 2022
Forrester is a trusted go-to partner for many CIOs across the globe. CIOs have been working with Forrester on various initiatives to build a customer-obsessed organization of the future. I am excited and thrilled to be joining Forrester as a CIO analyst to carry forward this great legacy. Never before have CIOs dealt with both […]

Avoid These Seven Pitfalls Of Cloud Modernization

Attend our webinar to explore the missteps holding your cloud modernization back – and get analyst approaches for success

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Forr The Planet: Sustainability Interview Series — Amazon Web Services

Abhijit Sunil September 7, 2022
Photo copyright Abhinav Sunil Measuring and optimizing cloud sustainability is undoubtedly an important part of the overall carbon footprint reduction strategy for any organization in the digital world. The Forrester Technology Sustainability Framework highlights how considering hyperscale cloud opportunities may provide carbon footprint reduction opportunities in the enterprise technology stack. I spoke with Christopher Wellise, […]
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Now Is Not The Time To Pull Back On Responsible And Ethical Tech Efforts

Sara M. Watson September 7, 2022
Earn trust and drive sustainable differentiation in technology with a responsible and ethical tech strategy.
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For European Leaders, 2023 Planning Requires Discipline And Precision

Laura Koetzle September 6, 2022
As war, inflation, and fuel shortage fears cloud the near-term picture for businesses, being shrewd with investments and initiatives will be key.
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How Does Automation Enable Human Innovation?

What It Means September 1, 2022
Fears that automation will replace human creativity with mindless robots are unwarranted. VP, Principal Analyst Paul Miller and Principal Analyst Dan Bieler explain why in this episode.
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Space And The LEO Promise — A New Forrester Frontier

Phil Brunkard August 31, 2022
The Space Race Has Restarted Today’s interest in the space industry is the most intense since the Apollo missions first captivated the world in the 1960s. Billionaire space tourists in reusable rockets, a planned return trip to the moon, and smaller, cheaper satellites designed to operate in low Earth orbit (LEO) promising to connect the […]

Planning Guides 2023

Get planning and budgeting guidance for tech, CX, marketing, and other functions to help you make the right decisions in the year ahead.

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The State Of The Insights-Driven Business, 2022

Boris Evelson August 25, 2022
Firms with advanced insights-driven business (IDB) capabilities continue to outpace their competition and deliver better growth than less mature firms. What differentiates these firms is that they have consistently invested time, effort, and resources across the five IDB competencies: strategy, data, platforms, internal partners, and practices. In our latest, updated research, we found that more […]
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The Keys To 2023 Planning? Discipline And Precision

Sharyn Leaver August 23, 2022
Volatility will complicate planning for the coming year, but an intentional approach to investments and cuts will help businesses succeed.
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Steadfast Technology Decisions Will Deliver Business Value In 2023

Christopher Gilchrist August 23, 2022
CIOs must approach their 2023 planning and budgeting period with a growth mindset. Get three takeaways from Forrester's 2023 planning guide for technology executives.
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The Forrester Enterprise Architecture Award Finalists For North America

Charles Betz August 12, 2022
Learn how the three finalists for Forrester’s Enterprise Architecture Award for North America drive their EA strategy and its impacts.
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Find Your Rhythm In The Nashville Labor Market

Christopher Gilchrist August 11, 2022
Tech talent has dispersed into regional pockets calling for new recruiting strategies. Learn about one region that might not be on your radar.

2023 Planning Isn’t Business As Usual

Explore Forrester's 2023 planning guide for data-driven insights on where to invest, where to pull back, and where to stay the course.

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Join Me At Forrester’s Tech Leaders Summit 2022 Singapore To Learn About Building Successful Co-Innovation Partnerships

Achim Granzen August 8, 2022
I have previously written about co-innovation partnerships, outlining the basics here and sharing some key rules here. In this blog post, I would like to share some additional tips to get you started and invite you to learn more about building successful co-innovation partnerships at Forrester’s Tech Leaders Summit, August 18, 2022, in Singapore. Getting […]
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Forr The Planet: Sustainability Interview Series — Thoughtworks

Abhijit Sunil August 3, 2022
Cloud carbon footprint calculation and optimization is a critical part of an organization’s overall sustainability strategy. Forrester’s technology sustainability framework highlights the importance of addressing cloud and technology architecture for reducing the overall scope 1, 2, and 3 emissions in any industry. I recently talked with the core leadership team at Thoughtworks that led the […]
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The Forrester Technology Strategy Impact Award Finalists For North America

Frederic Giron August 2, 2022
Read how the technology organizations in these three companies have driven customer-obsessed transformation.
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