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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Forecast: Sizing The Cloud; Understanding The Opportunities In Cloud Services

    This research paper presents Gartner's sizing of the current market for cloud services and a forecast for its growth during the next five years. Cloud services comprise many different market segments, some representing activity that is being reclassified as cloud services, and some consisting of new products and services. All...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Office 365: The Exchange Implications

    Office 365 in many ways is the first true Microsoft collaboration cloud offering. The current BPOS incarnation is based on the 2007 wave of products - Exchange, Office Communications Server (OCS) and SharePoint - the design of which commenced in 2003; long before cloud provisioning was a market force. In...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Microsoft Cloud 2.0, This Time With Office

    Microsoft is including Office as part of its cloud strategy to combat potential market incursions from Google and other vendors. Available with some bundles for an additional $6/month, Office Web Apps is less expensive than Office, but its limited feature set means it will only lightly cannibalize traditional Office. A...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Strategic Direction and Timing in Education: Mashing Up the Strategic Technology Map and the Hype Cycle

    The institutional benefit realization from IT investments is today usually dependent on good understanding of the objectives by a large number of decision makers as well as end users. It is in this context that tools that help the CIO forge and execute a strategic direction through collaboration and communication...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Application Infrastructure For Cloud Computing: A Growing Market

    Users will be challenged and served by these technology trends. Most will find a mix of on-premises application infrastructure and cloud application infrastructure services to be the best answer. However, the proportion of the two approaches will differ among users, industries and geographies. It will also change over time. Companies...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Cloud Computing Key Initiative Overview

    Cloud is a style of computing where scalable and elastic IT-related capabilities are provided as a service to external customers using Internet technologies. Cloud computing can help enterprises improve the creation and delivery of IT solutions, by allowing them to access services more flexibly and cost-effectively. In public cloud computing,...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Magic Quadrant for Data Warehouse Database Management Systems

    Today, most data warehouses are mission-critical (see Note 1), serving in an increasingly mixed workload capacity (see Note 2), including as a data source for online applications. "Deep mining" analysts and business analysts are running more ad hoc but equally complex queries and fast-running tactical queries, each with differing service-level...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Microsoft Windows 7 and Office

    Migration to Microsoft Windows 7 and Office 2010 involves moving all or part of the enterprise to new Operating Systems (OSs) that promise longer support time frames, greater efficiency and ease of use. Enterprises are concerned with how to best migrate their OSs, some from Windows Vista and others from...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2009

    Rail Operator SJ Uses CRM to Increase Profits and Customer Satisfaction

    This case study looks at how the government-owned Swedish rail operator SJ responded to the competitive threat of pending industry deregulation. Combining its CRM initiative, SJ Prio, with its service excellence has helped SJ significantly increase revenue growth and profitability. Executives in charge of customer experience can use this research...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Magic Quadrant For Web Content management

    The WCM market has some fascinating properties that have contributed to its vibrancy and dynamism in the past year. The role of WCM as a potential driver of greater strategic initiatives has resonated strongly in the market, and is one of the factors that led to Autonomy's acquisition of Interwoven...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Holcim Uses Network Optimization to Manage Supply Chain Risk and Optimize Costs

    Holcim U.S. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Holcim of Switzerland. Over the last few years, where demand has outstripped supply, managing make-versus-buy decisions is also a key decision that needs to be regularly revisited as demand plans are updated. To support this type of analysis, Holcim recognized the value...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Magic Quadrant for Content-Aware Data Loss Prevention

    The maturing market for content-aware data loss prevention technologies has experienced another year of significant industry consolidation. Enterprise wide capabilities have become more broadly available, but the market is only now reaching the end of its "Adolescent" phase. The market for content-are Data Loss Prevention (DLP) continues to show significant...

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management

    Broad adoption of SIEM technology is driven by compliance and security needs. New use cases in areas such as application activity monitoring are emerging. Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) technology provides real-time monitoring and historical reporting of security events from networks, systems and applications. SIEM deployments are often funded...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Mitigating the Risk of an ERP Implementation

    A top 10 public university engages Gartner to develop the business case for an ERP migration. Subsequent implementation is supported by risk mitigation and Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) services to assure a successful migration. The challenge was to build the business case for migrating to a new ERP environment...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2009

    Rail Operator SJ Uses CRM to Increase Profits and Customer Satisfaction

    This case study looks at how the government-owned Swedish rail operator SJ responded to the competitive threat of pending industry deregulation. Combining its CRM initiative, SJ Prio, with its service excellence has helped SJ significantly increase revenue growth and profitability. Executives in charge of customer experience can use this research...

    Provided By Gartner

  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Holcim Uses Network Optimization to Manage Supply Chain Risk and Optimize Costs

    Holcim U.S. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Holcim of Switzerland. Over the last few years, where demand has outstripped supply, managing make-versus-buy decisions is also a key decision that needs to be regularly revisited as demand plans are updated. To support this type of analysis, Holcim recognized the value...

    Provided By Gartner

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Mitigating the Risk of an ERP Implementation

    A top 10 public university engages Gartner to develop the business case for an ERP migration. Subsequent implementation is supported by risk mitigation and Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) services to assure a successful migration. The challenge was to build the business case for migrating to a new ERP environment...

    Provided By Gartner

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Magic Quadrant for Content-Aware Data Loss Prevention

    The maturing market for content-aware data loss prevention technologies has experienced another year of significant industry consolidation. Enterprise wide capabilities have become more broadly available, but the market is only now reaching the end of its "Adolescent" phase. The market for content-are Data Loss Prevention (DLP) continues to show significant...

    Provided By Gartner

  • White Papers // May 2009

    Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management

    Broad adoption of SIEM technology is driven by compliance and security needs. New use cases in areas such as application activity monitoring are emerging. Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) technology provides real-time monitoring and historical reporting of security events from networks, systems and applications. SIEM deployments are often funded...

    Provided By Gartner

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Magic Quadrant for Data Warehouse Database Management Systems

    Today, most data warehouses are mission-critical (see Note 1), serving in an increasingly mixed workload capacity (see Note 2), including as a data source for online applications. "Deep mining" analysts and business analysts are running more ad hoc but equally complex queries and fast-running tactical queries, each with differing service-level...

    Provided By Gartner

  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Magic Quadrant For Web Content management

    The WCM market has some fascinating properties that have contributed to its vibrancy and dynamism in the past year. The role of WCM as a potential driver of greater strategic initiatives has resonated strongly in the market, and is one of the factors that led to Autonomy's acquisition of Interwoven...

    Provided By Gartner

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Microsoft Windows 7 and Office

    Migration to Microsoft Windows 7 and Office 2010 involves moving all or part of the enterprise to new Operating Systems (OSs) that promise longer support time frames, greater efficiency and ease of use. Enterprises are concerned with how to best migrate their OSs, some from Windows Vista and others from...

    Provided By Gartner

  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Cloud Computing Key Initiative Overview

    Cloud is a style of computing where scalable and elastic IT-related capabilities are provided as a service to external customers using Internet technologies. Cloud computing can help enterprises improve the creation and delivery of IT solutions, by allowing them to access services more flexibly and cost-effectively. In public cloud computing,...

    Provided By Gartner

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Forecast: Sizing The Cloud; Understanding The Opportunities In Cloud Services

    This research paper presents Gartner's sizing of the current market for cloud services and a forecast for its growth during the next five years. Cloud services comprise many different market segments, some representing activity that is being reclassified as cloud services, and some consisting of new products and services. All...

    Provided By Gartner

  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Microsoft Cloud 2.0, This Time With Office

    Microsoft is including Office as part of its cloud strategy to combat potential market incursions from Google and other vendors. Available with some bundles for an additional $6/month, Office Web Apps is less expensive than Office, but its limited feature set means it will only lightly cannibalize traditional Office. A...

    Provided By Gartner

  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Office 365: The Exchange Implications

    Office 365 in many ways is the first true Microsoft collaboration cloud offering. The current BPOS incarnation is based on the 2007 wave of products - Exchange, Office Communications Server (OCS) and SharePoint - the design of which commenced in 2003; long before cloud provisioning was a market force. In...

    Provided By Gartner

  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Application Infrastructure For Cloud Computing: A Growing Market

    Users will be challenged and served by these technology trends. Most will find a mix of on-premises application infrastructure and cloud application infrastructure services to be the best answer. However, the proportion of the two approaches will differ among users, industries and geographies. It will also change over time. Companies...

    Provided By Gartner

  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Strategic Direction and Timing in Education: Mashing Up the Strategic Technology Map and the Hype Cycle

    The institutional benefit realization from IT investments is today usually dependent on good understanding of the objectives by a large number of decision makers as well as end users. It is in this context that tools that help the CIO forge and execute a strategic direction through collaboration and communication...

    Provided By Gartner