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  • For CIO Professionals

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    Report Vendor Landscape: B2B Business Networks

    Supplier Networks And EDI-Based Networks Start To Evolve To Support Supplier-Buyer Collaboration
    September 14, 2015 | Andrew Bartels

    Effective document exchange is critical for B2B commerce and thus a key piece of the business technology (BT) agenda for winning, serving, and retaining customers. CIOs have three options for...

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

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    Report TechRadar™: Integration Technologies, Q2 2015

    The Range Of Integration Technologies Is Diversifying
    June 23, 2015 | Henry Peyret

    Integration technologies are a middleware category of products to develop, maintain, and execute interfaces between applications and databases. The integration domain is a renewed hot topic for...

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    Report The Changing Cloud Agenda

    Cloud Computing Shifts From Cost To Innovation
    April 24, 2012 | Holger Kisker, Ph.D.

    Cloud computing continues to grow at a tremendous speed. But as the market and the understanding of cloud computing grows, the drivers and deployment scenarios that framed the initial cloud agenda...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report Market Overview: Managed File Transfer Solutions

    A $1.4 Billion Market Is Growing Rapidly
    July 8, 2011 | Ken Vollmer

    The managed file transfer (MFT) market is growing rapidly as the shortcomings of using basic file transfer protocol (FTP) to support external file transfers have become more apparent. Both senior...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report 2011 Integration Survey, Part One: Solution Deployments

    ESBs Are The Most Popular Choice
    June 21, 2011 | Ken Vollmer

    Enterprise service buses (ESBs), comprehensive integration solutions (CISes), and integration appliances offer a range of overlapping features to meet integration challenges. Forrester recently...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report The Future Of EDI

    It's Time To Take A More Holistic Approach
    February 4, 2011 | Ken Vollmer

    Firms first introduced electronic data interchange (EDI) in the commercial sector in the 1980s to support document exchange in the transportation sector. EDI systems have since achieved critical...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report TIBCO's Plan To Acquire Proginet Highlights The Growing Importance Of Managed File Transfer

    Enterprise Governance Concerns Drive Increased Demand
    August 3, 2010 | Ken Vollmer

    In a move designed to provide enhanced governance capability for B2B data exchanges, TIBCO Software has announced that it intends to acquire Proginet. If approved, this acquisition will give TIBCO...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report The State Of B2B Integration

    Most Enterprises Plan Imminent B2B Upgrades To Address Key Issues
    July 12, 2010 | Ken Vollmer

    Forrester surveyed 300 senior IT managers in North America, EMEA, and Asia Pacific regarding the state of their business-to-business (B2B) integration infrastructure and plans for future...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report IBM To Acquire Sterling Commerce

    A Move That Will Lead To Significant Change In The B2B Market
    June 2, 2010 | Ken Vollmer, Brian K. Walker

    In an aggressive move, IBM has taken steps that will lead to major changes in the business-to-business (B2B) integration market. If approved, its proposed acquisition of Sterling Commerce will...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report Inquiry Spotlight: Integration Inquiries Are Up 34% Over The Previous Year

    An Improving Economic Outlook And Upgrade Plans Are The Key Drivers
    May 28, 2010 | Ken Vollmer

    Integration is still a hot topic for many enterprises, and this has led to a 34% increase in integration-related inquiries during the past 12 months compared with the previous year. This increasing...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report It's Time To Tame The ERP Integration Beast

    Meeting ERP Integration Needs Inside And Outside The Enterprise
    May 5, 2010 | Ken Vollmer, George Lawrie

    Integration challenges are often the foremost obstacle to getting the full value from packaged enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions. Strategies for overcoming this obstacle vary...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report The CIS Reference Architecture Model

    Part Two Of A Two-Part Series On Integration Solution Architecture Models
    April 19, 2010 | Ken Vollmer

    Comprehensive integration solutions (CISes) are suites of tools that provide the broadest array of internal and external integration capabilities available in the market today. As such, they are...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report 2010 Update: Evaluating Integration Alternatives

    Enterprises Face A Growing Need For A Unified Integration Competency Center
    January 12, 2010 | Ken Vollmer, Rob Karel

    Just as in 2009, technical innovation and merger and acquisition (M&A) activity have continued to have a significant impact on the integration space. The most common trend has been the expansion of...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

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    Report The Impact Of The GXS/Inovis Merger

    The Combined Unit Will Target Managed Services, SaaS-Based Solutions, And Cloud Computing
    December 9, 2009 | Ken Vollmer

    The proposed merger between GXS and Inovis will combine the resources of two of the largest business-to-business (B2B) service providers. Forrester does not believe that this development should be...

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

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    Report The Forrester Wave™: B2B Service Providers, Q4 2009

    GXS, Inovis, And Sterling Commerce Lead, With Seeburger, Axway, And Crossgate Close Behind
    October 29, 2009 | Ken Vollmer

    In Forrester's 85-criteria evaluation of B2B service provider vendors, we found that GXS, Inovis, and Sterling Commerce led the pack due to the comprehensive nature of their business to business...

  • For Security & Risk Professionals

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    Report Shift In Ownership: Protecting Data Outside Your Four Walls

    October 28, 2009 | Robert Whiteley III

    In September 2009, Forrester hosted a two-day event designed to help security and risk professionals understand the top three shifts impacting their job heading. This document summarizes the key...

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

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    Report Case Study: How Wyeth Upgraded Its B2B Operations To Support A Global ERP Strategy

    April 17, 2009 | Ken Vollmer

    Wyeth Pharmaceuticals recently completed a major upgrade to its business-to-business (B2B) capability that supports a global rollout of a single-instance SAP implementation. The upgrade resulted in...

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

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    Report 2009 Update: Evaluating Integration Alternatives

    Scenario-Based Guidance For Choosing Products That Provide Application, Process, And Data Integration Features
    January 26, 2009 | Ken Vollmer, Rob Karel

    Technical innovation and mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity continue to drive the evolution of the integration marketplace, leading to a market with a significantly different array of features...

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

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    Report Use A Comprehensive Set Of Criteria When Selecting An IC-BPMS Tool

    Targeting Products That Support Integration, BPM, And SOA Efforts
    June 25, 2008 | Ken Vollmer, Henry Peyret

    Integration-centric business process management suites (IC-BPMSes) are the most comprehensive tools available to assist enterprises with their service-oriented-architecture-based (SOA-based)...

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

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    Report B2B Integration Trends: B2B Modernization

    Using SOA And BPM To Improve The Value Of B2B Exchanges
    December 10, 2007 | Ken Vollmer

    Many enterprises are still supporting their B2B requirements with basic electronic data interchange (EDI) technology that is more than 20 years old. While this technology still provides value, its...

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

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    Report B2B Integration Trends: Message Formats

    Alternatives Grow, But EDI Standards Remain The Leading Option For B2B Messaging
    July 6, 2007 | Ken Vollmer

    Electronic data interchange (EDI) technology gained wide acceptance by providing basic electronic document exchange capability that was crucial to enterprises in many sectors. This technology was...

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    Report Justifying B2B Integration

    February 9, 2007 | Ken Vollmer

    Many organizations with a significant number of B2B interactions with customers and suppliers still do not use any form of automated, electronic document exchange technology due to the difficulty...