The cloud creates a host of opportunities for today’s businesses. But how do you know where to place your bets, or what technology holds the most promise? Our exclusive research and interactive tools serve up the insight you need to help transform your business — now, and in the future.
Futurecast: Cloud Transformation
Where will the cloud help your business in the next 12 months? Whether your goal is saving money or making money, there are four key ways to capture measurable value from the cloud, our exclusive survey finds.
Failing Fast: The Quickest Route to Digital Transformation
In the digital era, failure can serve as a stepping stone for success – if you’re agile enough. Adopting a “fail fast” approach lets enterprises move quickly to float ideas, learn from mistakes, cull poor performers, and triage ideas efficiently to drive measurable business outcomes.
What’s Next for Cloud? Driving New Growth & Enhancing CX
Early adopters are using the cloud to optimize operations. What’s next? Tapping big data and analytics to foster growth & innovation from new business models – and nurture the latest innovations in customer experience.
Can the cloud transform your business? Yes—if you use cloud technology in the right places. Forward thinkers say it’s important to focus on new business models, optimizing operations with automated manual processes, and enhancing CX with self-service models.
IDG's Exclusive Futurecast results on Data Intelligence
Big Data Is Just Getting Started
Despite the hype, the big data era is still in the early stages. The next phase will be marked by the ability to predict and prepare for outcomes that improve the customer experience and yield new business innovation.
Customer satisfaction = company success. Smart companies view the customer experience as a strategic, C-level initiative. The ability to quickly deploy new systems to align directly with customers’ needs and expectations is critical.
Shifting demographics have created tension between a generation of employees who want the freedom to work anywhere and IT teams tasked with protecting core assets. How can IT give employees the right tools to work better and make smarter decisions?
As cloud models evolve, organizations are entering an important and exciting phase. Innovators are moving quickly to transform their business. How do you stack up? Our exclusive benchmarking tool lets you compare your cloud investment and deployment plans to those of your peers. The interactive assessment uses proprietary data from the 2015 IDG Enterprise Cloud Computing Survey to give you deep insights into the current and future state of cloud adoption.