Articles By Gartner

Digital transformation - abstract

Prepare for the disruption of digital giants

By John-David Lovelock, vice-president & distinguished analyst, Gartner Inc.  The needs of IT buyers are shifting. CEOs are focused on...

July 18th, 2017 Gartner
social media

5 reasons you’re failing with social analytics

By Jenny Sussin, Gartner, Inc. The power of social media data lies in the immediacy and relevance of the analysis, however...

June 8th, 2017 Gartner

Why obvious cost-cutting options might actually be bad business decisions

During difficult times, edicts such as “all cost centers must reduce cost by at least 10 per cent in the...

May 9th, 2017 Gartner

Legacy modernization is slowing innovation for Canadian organizations

By Chris Howard CIOs in Canada have made conservative progress in digital initiatives over the last year, but they are...

April 18th, 2017 Gartner

Cloud computing enters its second decade

In its first decade, cloud computing was disruptive to IT, but looking into the second decade, it is becoming mature...

March 31st, 2017 Gartner
IT leadership and the CIO

The rise of the data executive

The shift to data-driven, digital business is compelling organizations to create and reinvent new roles, positions and duties that sharpen focus on...

February 13th, 2017 Gartner
Autonomous car - Tesla

The road to connected autonomous cars

With the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) going on this week in Las Vegas, there is tremendous buzz surrounding autonomous and connected vehicles, and the...

January 5th, 2017 Gartner
Autonomous car - Tesla

Driving the use of wearable technologies in transportation

Wearable technologies are part of the Internet of Things (IoT) that are helping more companies with large numbers of people...

December 15th, 2016 Gartner
Security Pad, cyber security, IT

Top 10 strategic technology trends for 2017

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning will increasingly be embedded into everyday things such as appliances, speakers and hospital equipment....

November 11th, 2016 Gartner
Data Center - Server Racks

Five ways to maximize data center efficiency

Optimizing data center power use is a high priority for data center managers, but they continue to face challenges as...

October 12th, 2016 Gartner