Marketers struggle with analytics: Gartner

While companies allocate a large amount of their marketing budgets to marketing analytics, organizations are still struggling to mine value from their analytics programs, according to a survey by research firm Gartner Inc.“Reports

Published on: June 13th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Can a new IT analyst firm take down Gartner?

While there have been several attempts to take out Gartner since it was founded as the Gartner Group in 1979-first by IDC, then by the Gideon Gartner-founded Giga Information Group (which, in the

Published on: May 15th, 2012 rob enderle

An addition to the CIO portfolio

You are no longer just supporting the business in improving efficiency, processes and standardisation. You should be thinking about what you should be doing to add total revenue to the organisation, how to

Published on: March 20th, 2012 divina paredes

The advent of the versatilist

Gartner calls them "versatilists" -- and they are necessary in order to build agile teams. These are IT specialists who have the "breadth and depth" of skills which allows them to work in

Published on: March 1st, 2012 divina paredes

Gartner tells CIOs how to ‘amplify’ the enterprise in 2012

CIOs need to treat enterprise IT less like a series of violins and more like a well-played tuba if they want to create more value for their organizations, a Gartner analyst told a

Published on: February 23rd, 2012 Shane Schick

The Green Issue

Employees across the four offices of the David Suzuki Foundation have gradually migrated up the ladder of green communication technologies over the years, fundamentally changing how they do business.  “Now everybody knows travelling is

Published on: April 21st, 2010 Kathleen Lau

CA buys 3Tera, expands cloud computing

IT management software company CA Inc. has signed a definite agreement to acquire cloud computing technology provider 3Tera Inc.  The closing conditions are expected to wrap up within a few weeks, said Jay

Published on: February 25th, 2010 Jennifer Kavur

Microsoft, Yahoo can take on a common enemy — Google

A decision by U.S. and European regulators to let Microsoft Corp. and Yahoo Inc. join their search businesses could significantly heat up competition in a business that in recent years has been dominated by Google

Published on: February 24th, 2010 Sharon Gaudin

SaaS takes on business intelligence

When considering strategic business intelligence needs, would you put your faith in the cloud? The idea made sense for Distribution Market Advantage. For Creativity Inc., not so much.The profiles of these two companies draw a

Published on: February 22nd, 2010 Robert L. Mitchell