23 results in Reports
 
Sort by:
Refine
  • Packaged Solutions
  • CIO

Featured content

The SaaS Transformation Playbook For 2019

Optimize Your Business Applications For Value And Flexibility

Companies looking to maintain their competitive edge and execute on digital transformation strategies need modern, flexible business applications. Forrester's software-as-a-service (SaaS)...

Search Results

  • Report China Tech Market Outlook, 2019 To 2020

    2019 Will Be A Year Of Rebalancing For China's Decision Makers
    January 15, 2019 | Charlie Dai

    Technology spending in China will reach US$256 billion in 2019 as the Chinese government and enterprises leverage digital technologies to further drive reforms and transformations. This report...

  • Report The Q4 Global Tech Market Outlook For 2018 To 2019

    2019 Will See Good Growth But Also Risks Coming Off The Highs Of 2018
    October 26, 2018 | Andrew Bartels

    Despite threats of trade wars, Brexit uncertainties, Turkey's meltdown, and other disruptions, 2018 is turning out to be a very good year for the global tech market. While some of the positives...

  • Report Public Cloud Evolution, 2018

    ForecastView Document
    October 17, 2018 | Jennifer Adams

    The public cloud services market is one of the biggest disruptions in the tech market in the last 15 years. In November 2016, we published our Forrester Data: Public Cloud Services Forecast, 2016...

  • Report European Tech Market Outlook For 2018 To 2019

    3% Growth Lags Behind The US's 6% In 2018, With A Continued Slowdown To 0.8% In 2019
    September 13, 2018 | Andrew Bartels

    European business and government CIOs enjoyed better-than-expected economic conditions in 2017, which encouraged decent growth of almost 4% in 2017 tech budgets. But the second half of 2018 and...

  • Report US Tech Spending Forecast Highlights The Digital Services Divide

    Shifts In Tech Spending And Overall Economic Outlook Will Amplify The Reshuffling Of The Services Market
    July 19, 2018 | Liz Herbert, Amanda LeClair

    Major shifts in tech spending mean new winners and losers in the services market. This report discusses the effects of 2018 tech spending on the services market and key trends CIOs must consider...

  • Report US Tech Market Outlook For 2018 And 2019

    Cloud Powers Tech Spend To Nearly 7% Growth And Software To 8% Growth
    July 2, 2018 | Andrew Bartels

    CIOs and other tech decision makers will see positive fundamentals in 2018 and 2019. This report lays out Forrester's analysis of how conflicting forces will affect US tech markets in 2018 and 2019...

  • Report IoT Delivery Best Practice: Deploy Regular Software Updates

    Keep Hardware Fresh And Safe With An Over-The-Air Update Process
    June 27, 2018 | Jeffrey S. Hammond

    This report is one of a series of best practices for building and deploying smart products to the internet of things (IoT). Deploying regular software updates makes it possible for developers to...

  • Report The XaaS Business Model Shift: A Win-Win For B2B Buyers And Sellers

    What B2B Firms Can Learn From The Pivot To SaaS Business Models
    May 1, 2018 | Liz Herbert

    The anything-as-a-service (XaaS) business model creates new opportunities for B2B buyers and sellers. Buyers get a better, faster, and more accessible solution; sellers optimize supply and demand...

  • Report SAP's New ERP Licensing For The Digital Age And What CIOs Should Do About It

    SAP's New Commercial Approach Creates Opportunities And Risks For Its Customers
    April 26, 2018 | Duncan Jones

    If you are one of the many CIOs for whom SAP is a key provider of business applications, you need to act now on its new enterprise resource planning (ERP) licensing for the digital age. This report...

  • Report Software-As-A-Service Solutions Will Broaden PLM's Value

    Use SaaS Implementations To Enable Digital Product Development
    March 7, 2018 | Nate Fleming

    Manufacturers have long used product lifecycle management (PLM) software to track and manage the details of product design, but emerging technologies are changing this mature space. Vendors...

  • Report Asia Pacific Tech Market Outlook For 2018 To 2019

    Solid Economic Growth And Cloud Adoption Support 6% Growth In 2018 And 5% In 2019
    February 27, 2018 | Andrew Bartels, Frederic Giron

    In most cases, CIOs in the Asia Pacific region will be able to expand their tech budgets at a faster rate as we move into 2018. Tech budgets in the region will continue to shift toward software and...

  • Report Australia Tech Market Outlook, 2018 To 2019

    CIOs Will Focus Investments On Increasing Business Speed
    February 20, 2018 | Tim Sheedy

    This is the time of year when Australian CIOs and their partners in the business plan their 2018 technology budgets. To help CIOs with this process, this report provides our current forecast for...

  • Report India Tech Market Outlook, 2018 To 2019

    India Will Go Through A Phase Of Cautious Spending In 2019
    January 23, 2018 | Ashutosh Sharma

    India's economy is a story of fits and starts. Firms expect the pro-business government to take up aggressive reforms to fast-track economic growth. However, major reforms like demonetization and...

  • Report China Tech Market Outlook, 2018 To 2019

    Technology Investment In Digital Innovation And Ecosystem Expansion Remains Strong As China Reforms
    January 16, 2018 | Charlie Dai

    Technology spending in China will reach $234 billion in 2018 as the Chinese government and enterprises further drive necessary reforms by investing in technologies for digital innovation and...

  • Report The Global Tech Market Outlook For 2018 To 2019

    Continued Tech Growth Will Peak In 2018 At 5.1% In Constant Currencies
    January 5, 2018 | Andrew Bartels

    2017 turned out to be a more positive year for global economies and tech markets than we had expected at the start of the year. 2018 will continue that trend, but concerns about the outlook will...

  • Report European Tech Market Outlook By Country, 2017 To 2018

    Mixed Prospects, With Slightly Better Overall Growth In 2018
    December 21, 2017 | Andrew Bartels, Nate Meneer

    Western and Central Europe is often viewed as a single regional tech market, but as every European CIO knows, it is also a collection of 28 separate national markets. This report offers our outlook...

  • Report The 2018 Outlook For US Industries And Their Tech Budgets

    Chemicals And Insurance Lead The Way; Government And Media And Entertainment Are Lagging
    December 13, 2017 | Andrew Bartels

    As CIOs and their business partners develop their tech budget plans based on their business' strategy and requirements, it can be useful to look at what other firms are doing, especially firms in...

  • Report Midyear Global Tech Market Outlook For 2017 To 2018

    Global Tech Purchases Will Exceed $3 Trillion For The First Time
    September 25, 2017 | Andrew Bartels

    If 2016 was a year of political and economic disruption, with the Brexit vote in the UK and the election of Donald Trump in the US, 2017 has been a return to normality. As fears have abated and the...

  • Report European Tech Market Outlook For 2017 To 2018

    The Cloud Will Accelerate BT, While Firms Maintain A Cautious Approach To Tech Spending
    August 7, 2017 | Andrew Bartels, Nate Meneer

    In the age of the customer, CIOs of European businesses and governments must balance concerns about the slow-growth business environment against the importance of investing in technologies to help...

  • Report The Coming Consolidation Of Cloud

    Cloud CRM, Desktop Apps, And Platforms Are Already Oligopolies; It's Time For CIOs To Deal With The Risks Of Cloud Vendor Lock-In

    As businesses try to meet the accelerating needs of customers, more and more are turning to the cloud to provide the agility and flexibility needed to be successful. As the market for public cloud...

  • Report The Canadian Tech Market Outlook For 2017 To 2018

    Canadian Tech Buyers Focus On The BT Agenda In Cautious Times

    Canadian CIOs are grappling with a mixed bag of economic news. While better than expected GDP growth continues to provide reasons for optimism, a struggling energy sector, an overheated housing...

  • Report US Tech Market Outlook For 2017 And 2018: Mostly Sunny, With Clouds And Chance Of Rain

    Expect 4.8% To 5.2% Growth, With Cloud And The BT Agenda Driving Accelerated Rates In Software And Consulting Services
    May 8, 2017 | Andrew Bartels

    CIOs and other tech decision makers face a positive economic environment, but an uncertain political environment in 2017 and 2018. Growing consumer spending and business investment will keep CIOs...

  • Report 2017 Tech Budget Benchmarks

    Use Our Benchmarks To Transform Your Tech Budget, Not Just Defend It
    March 28, 2017 | Andrew Bartels

    CIOs feel ambivalent about tech budget benchmarks. They need them to respond to CEO and CFO questions about tech spending levels, but they also know the top-line metrics don't really say much. This...