Forrester Research, Inc. (Nasdaq: FORR), a leading provider of research and analysis on emerging technologies, today announced the completion of its acquisition of Giga Information Group, Inc., a leading global technology advisory firm. Giga will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of Forrester Research.

“Forrester’s acquisition of Giga is right for our clients, our investors, and our employees,” stated George F. Colony, Forrester’s chairman of the board and chief executive officer. “The complementary combination of Forrester’s focus on emerging technology research and Giga’s strong IT research ensures that companies have the necessary tools to make critical business technology-related decisions.” Forrester has begun the integration process with Giga to enable a smooth, fiscally responsible transition while also retaining the high-quality products and service its clients expect.

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