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  • Report Internet-Of-Things Heat Maps For Operational Excellence In 2021

    Deploy IoT Use Cases That Bring Value To Your Company Operations
    March 17, 2021 | Michele Pelino

    A fragmented array of internet-of-things (IoT) solutions enhance enterprise operational efficiency across vertical markets. IoT use cases focus on generic functions across most enterprises but are...

  • Report Capitalize On SaaS CRM Solutions With Better Governance

    Organization: The CRM Playbook
    March 12, 2021 | Kate Leggett

    Firms increasingly adopt software-as-a-service (SaaS) CRM solutions, but few have adapted their governance processes and policies to get maximum value from those solutions. The move to the cloud...

  • Report Adoption Profile: Containers In Europe, Q1 2021

    Traverse The Container Terrain To Conquer Application Modernization
    February 11, 2021 | Lauren Nelson, Paul Miller

    Software containers continue to improve European enterprise infrastructure efficiency, software development, and cloud-native project and strategic functionality — especially amid the global...

  • Report IoT Transforms Supply Chain Management

    Assess Opportunities To Enhance Your Supply Chain Processes Using IoT Solutions
    December 11, 2020 | Michele Pelino, Paul Miller

    Across verticals, enterprises use a variety of internet-of-things (IoT)-enabled processes to transform their end-to-end supply chain operations. This report identifies areas where IoT solutions...

  • Report Cloud Powers The Adaptive Enterprise

    Vision: The Cloud Computing Playbook
    November 30, 2020 | Dave Bartoletti

    Cloud is no longer tactical but rather a strategic enabler of connected platform economies. Infrastructure and operations (I&O) leaders must orchestrate cloud ecosystems that link employees,...

  • Report Analytics, Cloud, And Intelligent Content Services: Stay Ahead Of The Curve

    Benchmarks: The Enterprise Content Management Playbook
    November 6, 2020 | Cheryl McKinnon

    Benchmarks provide enterprise architecture (EA) professionals and their content management program peers with data to inform their roadmaps. Use this report to gauge how other organizations invest...

  • Report Machine Makers And Users Fight For Control Of Machine Data

    Clarify Data Flows Before Investing In Machine-As-A-Service Business Models
    July 7, 2020 | Paul Miller

    Connected machines generate a wealth of data — data that's valuable to machine makers optimizing their machines and to machine users optimizing their businesses. It may also be useful to third...

  • Report Adoption Profile: Hosted Private Cloud In North America, Q3 2020

    Hosted Private Cloud Providers Shift Their Focus To Hyperscaler Innovations And Managed Services
    July 6, 2020 | Bill Martorelli

    While it may seem a sideshow to an IT industry obsessed with public cloud services, hosted private cloud nevertheless holds a unique position in serving multiple scenarios and users. Hosted private...

  • Report Collaboration Success Hinges On Effective Change Management

    Continuous Improvement: The Enterprise Collaboration Playbook
    June 19, 2020 | Art Schoeller

    For two decades, companies have introduced new and potentially better tools to help employees collaborate, only to see tepid adoption. In the past several years, employees have begun to...

  • Report Adoption Profile: Hosted Private Cloud In Europe, Q2 2020

    Local Providers Target Dedicated Infrastructure, Unique Scenarios, And Services
    May 29, 2020 | Paul Miller, Bill Martorelli

    Adoption of hosted private cloud continues to grow; it combines the expertise of a cloud service provider with the workload isolation of a private cloud. While some balk at its shortcomings...

  • Report Adoption Profile: Public Cloud In Europe, Q2 2020

    European Public Cloud Innovation Continues
    May 29, 2020 | Paul Miller

    Every enterprise in Europe is continually evolving its cloud strategy — or should be. In 2020, European infrastructure and operations (I&O) pros are tasked with critiquing the cost efficiency and...

  • Report Adoption Profile: Public Cloud In North America, Q2 2020

    May 27, 2020 | Dave Bartoletti

    Public cloud continues to be an essential business platform for rapid innovation, scalable infrastructure, and customer-driven technology modernization. After more than a decade, public cloud is a...

  • Report RPA Inquiry Spotlight, 2020

    Forrester Inquiries Highlight Scale, Security, Governance, And AI Integration Issues
    May 11, 2020 | Craig Le Clair

    The 600 robotic process automation (RPA) inquiries Forrester received in 2019 showed a marked difference from those in 2017. Governance, scale, and RPA's role in more transformative use cases such...

  • Report Developer Engagement Best Practices

    How Vendors Drive Software Adoption By Engaging With Developers
    September 13, 2019 | Jeffrey Hammond

    Enterprise software companies traditionally focus on selling new products to technical management and business leaders, but influential developers offer another channel for adoption. Engaging...

  • Report Machine Learning Powers The Industrial Internet Of Things

    Insights From IoT Software Platforms Create New Service-Based Experiences To Delight Customers And Drive Growth
    September 10, 2019 | Paul Miller, Michele Pelino

    The internet of things (IoT) plays a pivotal role in transforming the industrial sector. Connecting machines to record their usage patterns is often the first step, and it can deliver tangible...

  • Report Use Data From The Industrial Internet Of Things To Deliver Customer-Centric Business Models

    A Great Physical Product Is No Longer Enough, So Manufacturers Turn To IoT To Build New Connections With Their Customers
    September 10, 2019 | Paul Miller

    Product-as-a-service business models have mostly been limited to expensive, long-term investments like jet engines. However, the increasing ubiquity of internet-of-things (IoT) sensors and...

  • Report Agile Organizations Need Modern Governance Structures

    People: The Agile Software Leadership Playbook
    August 23, 2019 | Margo Visitacion

    Responding to demand for high-quality customer experience, firms have adopted Agile to innovate. When these digital initiatives scale, however, any enterprise program management maturity they lack...

  • Report The Future Of VDI Is Cloud

    Cloud-Based Virtualization Will Surpass On-Premises VDI To Improve Scalability And Manageability
    July 31, 2019 | Andrew Hewitt, David Johnson

    Seeking to arm employees with the technology they need to drive business growth, enterprises have invested in digital workspace technologies like virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), but change is...

  • Report Adoption Profile: Hosted Private Cloud In North America, Q2 2019

    HPC Providers Shift Focus To Managed Services As Public Cloud Continues To Absorb More Of Their Market
    July 3, 2019 | Lauren Nelson

    While not the shiniest toy on the shelf, hosted private cloud (HPC) holds a unique position in serving multiple scenarios and users. HPC bridges the public and private cloud spaces — combining the...

  • Report How To Budget For Employee-Facing Technology For 2020

    Align Technology Purchases To Business Imperatives For EX Success
    June 10, 2019 | Andrew Hewitt

    Infrastructure and operations (I&O) leaders planning their budgets for 2020 and beyond must purchase technology that enables employees to win, serve, and retain customers. But workforce...