IT cost optimization in most organizations is now largely focused on business optimization rather than cost cutting, according to a recent survey* by Gartner, Inc. Survey respondents revealed that their top criterion for selecting cost optimization priorities is business value or benefits realization, rather than the biggest or fastest cost reductions.
The Gartner CIO & IT Executive Summit 2018 will focus on scaling digital business concepts to help CIOs and their senior leadership teams deliver outcomes that enhance customer relationships, increase competitiveness and support enterprise growth. With an emphasis on Canadian business environments, the Summit will outline pragmatic ways to lead and manage the digital journey, build and acquire technologies and talent, and chart the roadmap to your digital destination.
When embarking on a digital business transformation, too often organizations ignore the need to change the mindset of their staff, according to Gartner, Inc. A technology shift not backed up by a corresponding cultural shift puts the success of a digital business initiative at risk.
Digital business demands a new approach to application infrastructure. Ahead of the Gartner Application Architecture, Development & Integration Summit 2018, taking place March 12-13 in Mumbai, we spoke to Keith Guttridge, research director at Gartner, on the impact of applications in todays digital world.
Organizations are embracing self-service analytics and business intelligence (BI) to bring these capabilities to business users of all levels. This trend is so pronounced that Gartner, Inc. predicts that by 2019, the analytics output of business users with self-service capabilities will surpass that of professional data scientists.
The Gartner Tech Growth & Innovation Conference addresses how tech providers can recognize short- and long-term growth opportunities while making innovative adjustments to internal operations and management of the customer life cycle to position their organizations for success. The conference presents technologies for today and the future, business models using innovation, and a truly customer-centric sales and marketing organization
The Gartner Data & Analytics Summit 2018 provides the tools to build on the fundamentals of data management, business intelligence (BI), and analytics; harness innovative technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain and the Internet of Things (IoT); and accelerate the shift toward a data-driven culture to lead the way to better business outcomes.
Gartner, Inc. forecasts worldwide security spending to total $96.3 billion in 2018, an increase of 8 percent from 2017. Organizations are spending more on security as a result of regulations, shifting buyer mindset, awareness of emerging threats and the evolution to a digital business strategy.