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    Report Inquiry Spotlight: Enterprise Architecture, Q3 2016 To Q2 2017

    The Top Eight Questions EA Clients Ask About EA
    July 25, 2017 | Alex Cullen

    Forrester's enterprise architecture (EA) analysts field hundreds of inquiries from clients every month. These inquiries help us understand the challenges that EA pros face as well as select the...

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    Report Continuous Architecture Plugs The Gap Between Planning And Delivery

    Enterprise Architecture Pros Redefine Their Approach To Continuously Deliver Value
    July 20, 2017 | Gordon Barnett

    Customer obsession is driving firms to add agility into their planning-to-optimization value stream processes. Unlike their peers on portfolio management and Agile development and operations...

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    Report Strategic Portfolio Management Is Agile

    Vision: The Strategic Portfolio Management Playbook
    July 14, 2017 | Margo Visitacion

    Agility is now a prerequisite for firms to continuously execute on their digital strategy. Enterprise architecture (EA) professionals and portfolio managers must support their business partners to...

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    Report Portfolio Ecosystems Continue To Evolve

    Landscape: The Strategic Portfolio Management Playbook
    July 13, 2017 | Margo Visitacion

    The increasing role of digital transformation in outstanding customer experiences forces firms to take a strategic approach to portfolio management. Delivering in fast-paced business environments...

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    Report The Forrester Wave™: Data Governance Stewardship And Discovery Providers, Q2 2017

    The 12 Providers That Matter The Most And How They Stack Up
    June 26, 2017 | Henry Peyret

    In our 28-criteria evaluation of data governance stewardship and discovery (DGSD) providers, we identified the 12 most significant ones — Alation, ALEX Solutions, BackOffice Associates, Cloudera,...

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    Report Navigate The Kubernetes Ecosystem

    Forrester's Guide To The Dynamic Market For Container Orchestration
    June 23, 2017 | Charlie Dai, Dave Bartoletti

    Container orchestration is a key functional requirement for cloud-native development platforms. CIOs and enterprise architecture (EA) pros are increasingly evaluating Kubernetes (K8S) as the...

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    Report Four Steps To Build A Road Map For Your EA Program

    Road Map: The EA Practice Playbook
    June 23, 2017 | Alex Cullen, Gordon Barnett

    As firms become customer-obsessed, effective enterprise architecture (EA) programs become essential. Too often, however, business-focused EA professionals struggle to create a clear identity for...

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    Report Develop An Enterprise Architecture Strategy Aligned With Business Challenges

    Strategic Plan: The EA Practice Playbook
    June 22, 2017 | Gordon Barnett, Alex Cullen

    Many enterprise architecture (EA) teams strive to be more business-focused and strategically engaged — but getting there isn't easy. It may require a resetting of stakeholder perceptions as well as...

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    Report Move Your Big Data Into The Public Cloud

    You Won't Be Able To Keep Up With Customers If You Don't
    June 15, 2017 | Brian Hopkins

    Public cloud adoption is the No. 1 priority for technology decision makers investing in big data. However, most enterprise architects are not ready for the disruption that this shift will cause....

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    Report The Forrester Wave™: Big Data Warehouse, Q2 2017

    Adoption Grows As Enterprises Look To Revive Their EDW Strategy
    June 15, 2017 | Noel Yuhanna

    In our 26-criteria evaluation of big data warehouse solutions, we identified the 15 most significant vendors — Amazon Web Services (AWS), Cazena, Cloudera, Hortonworks, Hewlett Packard Enterprise...

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    Report The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Architecture Management Suites, Q2 2017

    Vendor EA Capability Is Increasing, But Stakeholder Experience Is An Issue
    June 14, 2017 | Gordon Barnett

    In our 40-criteria evaluation of enterprise architecture management suite (EAMS) providers, we identified the 10 most significant ones — Avolution, BiZZdesign, BOC Group, Dragon1, Future Tech...

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    Report Use Visualizations To Build Confidence In Strategy

    EAs Are Using Strategy On A Page To Convey The Firm's Strategy
    June 1, 2017 | Gordon Barnett

    Organizations need a transformation strategy to articulate how they will succeed in winning, serving, and retaining their increasingly powerful customers. But without sufficient clarity, enterprise...

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    Report Understand EA Stakeholders And Their Needs

    Stakeholder Needs: The EA Practice Playbook
    May 15, 2017 | Alex Cullen, Gordon Barnett

    Today's enterprise architecture (EA) organizations are engaging more with the front end of the business: sales, marketing, and product management. Understanding their needs and goals is...

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    Report The Future Of CCM: Communications-As-A-Service

    Enterprise Cloud Environments Will Orchestrate Diverse Communications Services
    May 10, 2017 | Craig Le Clair

    Customer communication has increased in volume, speed, and personalization and is now delivered from a variety of platforms and applications. Coordination of outbound communications with customers...

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    Report Design Your EA Organization For Your Value Proposition

    Organization: The EA Practice Playbook
    May 5, 2017 | Alex Cullen, Gordon Barnett

    When firms initiate enterprise architecture (EA) programs or, more commonly, when they relaunch unsuccessful ones, EA leaders must decide what resources they need and how to organize them. But the...

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    Report The Five Key Trends For 2017 That Shape How We Manage Enterprise Content

    Landscape: The Enterprise Content Management Playbook
    May 2, 2017 | Cheryl McKinnon

    2017 will be a tumultuous year in the enterprise content management (ECM) market, with significant disruptions across the vendor landscape. Five key trends are shaping the ECM space. New business...

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    Report The Forrester Wave™: Database-As-A-Service, Q2 2017

    Automation, Lower Cost, And Flexibility Are Driving Increasing Adoption
    April 24, 2017 | Noel Yuhanna

    Database-as-a-service (DBaaS) has become critical for every organization to support new and growing data management requirements. These platforms provide faster provisioning, unlimited elastic...

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    Report Defining The EA Service Catalog

    Processes: The EA Practice Playbook
    April 14, 2017 | Alex Cullen, Gordon Barnett

    Enterprise architecture (EA) stakeholders don't always know what to expect from EA. Without a clear understanding of how EA programs address the business challenges of spurring firm growth, they...

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    Report Link Strategic Portfolios To BT Road Maps To Win, Serve, And Retain Customers

    Road Map: The Strategic Portfolio Management Playbook
    April 12, 2017 | Margo Visitacion

    To deliver on strategies that enhance customer experience, organizations must improve their ability to deliver on their strategic portfolios. By using them as a road map for prioritizing and...

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    Report Drive Digital Innovation With Blockchain

    China's Blockchain Market Is Entering The Era Of Blockchain 2.0
    April 10, 2017 | Charlie Dai, Eryan Zhou

    While blockchain technology is still in its early stages, its synergistic use of multiple technology building blocks opens doors to new business models and opportunities. CIOs and enterprise...

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    Report AI Tech Marketing Meets The End Of Truth

    Five Questions Filter Truth From Fiction
    April 10, 2017 | Craig Le Clair

    Today's political discourse often questions what constitutes a fact and whether words even matter. Enter AI, a technology that has worked its way into almost every product pitch and where facts and...

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    Report The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Content Management — Business Content Services, Q2 2017

    Our Evaluation Of 15 Vendors In A Market In Transition
    April 5, 2017 | Cheryl McKinnon

    In our 26-criteria evaluation of enterprise content management (ECM) business content services providers, we identified the 15 most significant ones — Alfresco Software, Box, Everteam, Hewlett...

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    Report The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Content Management — Transactional Content Services, Q2 2017

    Our Evaluation Of 13 Vendors In A Market In Transition
    April 5, 2017 | Cheryl McKinnon

    In our 28-criteria evaluation of enterprise content management (ECM) transactional content services (TCS) providers, we identified the 13 most significant ones — Alfresco Software, Everteam,...

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    Report A Snapshot Of Emerging Insurtech Firms

    50 Insurtech Solutions Target Experience, Insight, And Automation
    April 3, 2017 | Gordon Barnett

    As insurance firms transform — on the inside and outside — to become customer-centric technology firms, the industry as a whole has discovered opportunities to disrupt each stage of the insurance...

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    Report Use The Customer-Obsessed Operating Model To Drive Strategic Portfolio Optimization

    Continuous Improvement: The Strategic Portfolio Management Playbook
    March 31, 2017 | Margo Visitacion

    Mushrooming demand for new products and services in today's fast-paced business environment challenges portfolio management. Funding strategically aligned initiatives and directing valuable...

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