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Artificial Intelligence
The App Edit: why conversational commerce is overtaking the app
This week
Consumers appear to be suffering choice fatigue and are reducing the time spent across different apps. People favour a small selection of quality items in their wardrobe, and they’re taking the same approach with their apps.
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Future Tech
Top seven CIO disruptions highlighted by Gartner
This month
CIOs need to consider “what if” scenarios to avoid being blindsided by social, behavioural and technological disruptions, according to Gartner.
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Gaming
Six trends driving near-term adoption of metaverse technologies
This month
Six trends are driving the use of metaverse technologies and will continue to drive its use over the next three to five years, according to Gartner.
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Cloud
Banking-as-a-Service to hit mainstream within two years
This month
Some 30% of banks with greater than $1bn in assets will launch BaaS for new revenue by the end of 2024, but half will not meet revenue expectations.
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Marketing Automation
Marketplacer recognised in Gartner Hype Cycle for eCommerce
This month
Marketplacer has been recognised in the Gartner Hype Cycle for Digital Commerce 2022 as a sample vendor in the enterprise marketplaces category.
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Unified Communications
RingCentral #1 across all use cases in 2021 Gartner report
This month
Gartner has ranked RingCentral #1 in all four use cases in the 2021 Gartner Critical Capabilities for Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS), Worldwide report.
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Digital Transformation
Gartner survey reveals delays in government tech purchases
This month
According to a survey by Gartner, at 22 months, the public sector has the longest average buying cycle for technology purchases compared to other industries.
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Data Protection
Fastly named Challenger in Gartner Magic Quadrant report
This month
"Fastly is able to keep applications and services safe without sacrificing speed of deployment or delivery, which is critical for reliable digital experiences.”
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Gartner
SnapLogic named Visionary in two Magic Quadrant categories
This month
SnapLogic has announced that it is the only iPaaS (Integrated Platform as a Service) vendor to be named a Visionary in two Magic Quadrant categories.
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Artificial Intelligence
Concentric AI listed in Gartner's Hype Cycle report
Last month
Concentric AI has been listed as a Sample Vendor in the newly created Data Security Posture Management category in the 2022 report.
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Data Protection
CyberRes top choice for Voltage data privacy and protection solution
Last month
CyberRes Voltage received high end-user ratings, along with user interest and adoption on Gartner Peer Insights during the past 18 months.
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Data
Talend recognised by Gartner for seventh consecutive year
Last month
Talend has been named a Leader in the August 2022 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools based on the company's ability to execute and completeness of vision.
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Gartner
Multinational CIOs called on to address digital geopolitics
Last month
“Digital geopolitics is now one of the most disruptive trends that CIOs must address. [...] They need to get acquainted with this reality and prepare for its impact.”
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Artificial Intelligence
AI increasingly used as strategic differentiator - Gartner study
Last month
As automation becomes embedded in digital business, the survey revealed how organisations are evolving their use of AI as part of their automation strategies.
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Software-as-a-Service
BigCommerce named Challenger for Digital Commerce Platforms
Last month
BigCommerce has been recognised as a Challenger in the 2022 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Digital Commerce report.
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Gartner Magic Quadrant
Spryker named Gartner Visionary in 2022 Magic Quadrant for Digital Commerce
Last month
Spyker has announced it has been recognised by Gartner as a Visionary in the 2022 Magic Quadrant for Digital Commerce.
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Cloud Security
Lookout named Strong Performer in 2022 Gartner Peer Insights
Last month
Gartner has recognised Lookout as a Strong Performer in the 2022 Gartner Peer Insights Voice of the Customer for Security Service Edge (SSE).
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Gartner
Fortinet attributes Gartner-reported growth to ZTNA approach
Last month
Zero-trust is slowly becoming a dominant enterprise security strategy for businesses, and the Gartner report highlights that although prominent, it is often underutilised.
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Artificial Intelligence
Gartner unveils key emerging tech to watch in 2022
Last month
"Such technologies present greater risks for deployment, but potentially greater benefits for early adopters," says Gartner.
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Gartner Magic Quadrant
Gartner names Lookout a Visionary in 2022 Magic Quadrant
Last month
Gartner has recognised Lookout as a Visionary in the 2022 Magic Quadrant for Security Service Edge (SSE) and one of the top three offerings in the 2022 Gartner Critical Capabilities for SSE report.
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Gartner
Veeam named Leader in enterprise backup and recovery
Last month
"We believe our innovation and ability to execute validates our solid standing as the #1 trusted provider of modern data protection."
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Robotic Process Automation
Gartner anticipates RPA software revenue of US$2.9 billion
Last month
Gartner predicts global robotic process automation (RPA) software revenue to reach US$2.9 billion in 2022, an increase of 19.5% from 2021.
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Robotic Process Automation
Gartner names NICE a Leader in 2022 Magic Quadrant
July 2022
NICE has been recognised as a Leader in the 2022 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Robotic Process Automation (RPA) research report.
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Infor
Gartner names Infor as a Leader for fourth consecutive time
July 2022
Gartner has positioned Infor as a Leader for the fourth consecutive time in its 2022 Magic Quadrant for Warehouse Management Systems (WMS).