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The Board’s Role in Managing Cybersecurity Risks

Cybersecurity can no longer be the concern of just the IT department. Within organizations, it needs to be everyone’s business — including the …

Cybersecurity

Blockchain use cases are real, but companies are yet to understand it

Settlement and payments are going to go peer to peer in a blockchain ecosystem. Blockchain is nothing but a distributed ledger where each party is in …

Bitcoin

China Leads Asia in ‘Digital Disruption,’ Report Says

Eight of the top 10 “digital disruptors” in Asia came from China according to a new list by a leading industry consultant, underscoring the country’s …

News (China)

The U.S. Military’s Favorite Cybercontractor

Old-school firewalls and antivirus software try to block or at least detect hackers, but when those systems fail, they can’t do much to limit the …

Business

Gartner Says Indian Government IT Spending will Increase 8.9 Percent in 2018 Due To Digital India Initiatives

IT spending in the Indian government sector is projected to reach $8.5 billion in 2018, an increase of 8.9 percent from 2017 estimated spending of …

India

Elon Musk Plugs Tesla's New Truck Even as Model 3 Faces Delays

Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk will find himself in a familiar place on Thursday night, pitching an unconventional idea to capture the imagination of investors—while his company Tesla Inc. is grinding through “production hell” with the Model 3 sedan.<p>This time, Mr. Musk will be promoting an …

Business

Turn Your Big Data into a Valued Corporate Asset

Business leaders and IT executives instinctively know that their company’s information is one of their most important assets. And research from Gartner, KPMG and others has shown how significantly investors and financial analysts favor information-savvy and information-centric companies. However, …

Big Data

Gartner Says Intelligent Automation Will Transform Workplace Outsourcing

Press Release<p>GOA, India, November 13, 2017 View All Press Releases<p>Gartner Says Intelligent Automation Will Transform Workplace Outsourcing<p><b>Analysts</b> …

Automation

Microsoft and Google Turn to AI to Catch Amazon in the Cloud

It’s hard to think of a business Amazon.com Inc. dominates as convincingly as the market for cloud computing services. Andy Jassy, chief executive …

Business

Datapipe Named a Visionary in the 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Managed Hybrid Cloud Hosting, Asia/Pacific

JERSEY CITY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Datapipe announced it has been positioned by Gartner Inc. as a Visionary in the 2017 Magic Quadrant for Managed …

Hybrid Clouds

Microsoft

<b>Why Microsoft for your operational database management system?</b><p>When it comes to the systems you choose for managing your data, you want performance …

Business Intelligence

What is Customer Experience?

In the two years I’ve been at Gartner, I’ve had hundreds of calls and meetings with clients about customer experience (CX), and I am regularly struck …

Customer Experience

Gartner Reprint

Critical Capabilities for Wired and Wireless LAN Access Infrastructure<p><b>Published:</b> 03 November 2017 <b>ID:</b> G00343106<p>Analyst(s):<p>Summary<p>Enterprises have …

Wi-Fi

Make Privacy a Top Priority for Your IoT Project

Personal blood sugar monitors are typical of the sort of common medical devices that have revolutionized patient care around the world. They allow …

General Data Protection Regulation

Gartner Inc. Delivers 44% Revenue Growth

The research and advisory company's integration of a key acquisition is progressing smoothly.<p><b>Gartner</b>'s (NYSE:IT) third-quarter results gave evidence …

Stocks

Equifax CEO to Congress: Not Sure We Are Encrypting Data

Two months after Equifax Inc. reported one of the worst data breaches in history, its interim chief executive told a congressional hearing Wednesday he wasn’t sure whether the company was encrypting consumer data.<p>Equifax announced Sept. 7 it was breached and that hackers accessed data including …

Marissa Mayer

5 Ways IT Can Create a Data Science Strategy

<b>Partner with business to identify where data science can help</b> <br>Engage with the line of business to look at your organization’s industry vertical and …

Big Data

Digital Threats That Can Disrupt Relationships With Customers

Every organization strives to become customer-centric, but how do you keep your customers happy and loyal, and how do you deal with their problems …

Here’s why IT biggies the world over are betting big on Blockchain

<i>Blockchain technology can change the way we do business as its configuration establishes authentication and authorisation, which are vital to digital</i> …

Bitcoin

Google and Salesforce Ink Cloud, Apps Deal

Google Cloud has picked up a marquee customer, Salesforce.com Inc., as the Alphabet Inc. unit tries to keep pace with Amazon.com Inc. and Microsoft Corp. in the increasingly competitive business of providing web-based, on-demand computing services.<p>The deal, slated to be announced Monday at the …

CRM

What does AT&T have on its Silicon Valley rivals to attract engineering talent?

The digital revolution has already upended some industries, and it’s coming on fast everywhere else. That poses both a threat and an opportunity.<p>If …

Opinion

Experts get down and dirty on 'AI washing' and data-driven business

It seems businesses these days are pinning their hopes on artificial intelligence to finally make bank from big data — and this hasn’t escaped the …

Machine Learning

Top Trends from the Gartner Hype Cycle for Midsize Enterprises, 2017 - Smarter With Gartner

<b>Adoption of an agile, cloud-inspired hybrid infrastructure</b> <br>Hybrid cloud offers MSEs the best of both worlds — cost optimization, agility, …

Big Data

Gartner Inc. 2017 Q3 - Results - Earnings Call Slides

The following slide deck was published by Gartner Inc. in conjunction with their 2017 Q3 earnings call.<p>123<p>Click to enlarge

Business

5 Levels of Digital Government Maturity

Choosing the direction of digital transformation, communicating that vision, and justifying the necessary budget requests are the biggest new …

Big Data

Master the Art of the Political Conversation

The CIO of a midsize international retailer is approached by the CMO aggressively demanding a new system to support a product. Caught off guard and …

Management

How to choose the cloud that suits your needs

As the world grows increasingly digital, the options available to companies seeking to harness the power of the cloud are growing exponentially.<p>At a …

Hybrid Clouds

How to Build Better B2B Demand Generation

Business-to-business (B2B) marketing leaders are under the gun to grow revenue. Rather than focusing on growing business from existing accounts, …

Digital Marketing

Get Ready for Alexa, Cortana, Google Assistant Speakers Not Made by Amazon, Alphabet, or Microsoft!

Less than three years into to VPA speaker revolution, we are beginning to see (and buy!) the anticipated products (see Gartner's "Market Trends: VPA …

Automation

Bye-bye Bluemix: Big Blue dumps the brand in favor of ‘IBM Cloud’

IBM Corp. is killing off the “Bluemix” brand name for its platform-as-a-service offerings for creating cloud computing applications and instead will …

Google Cloud Platform