Forrester Research stories - Page 2
BigCommerce acquires B2B Ninja - more efficiency for vendors
Retail SaaS provider BigCommerce announced it has acquired Quote Ninja, a software company that facilitates the use of B2B eCommerce technology for vendors.
Internet of Things
TCS named 'large player' for IoT consultancy services
TCS has built a set of industry-specific IoT solutions with predictive and self-aware systems that use AI and machine learning.
Forrester uncovers top upcoming payments innovations
"Now’s the time to step off that proverbial hamster wheel and assess the many technological innovations that will shape the next decade."
Forrester's forecast for the APAC tech market indicates a 6.2% growth in 2022
Forrester expects vaccination rates, and the reopening of economies will produce more sustained tech market growth, on par with or higher than before COVID-19.
Organisations turning to zero trust amid cloud and network security exposure
“As we watch threats evolve and breaches become more devastating, the need to implement Zero Trust strategies has never been more urgent."
Businesses needs end-to-end visibility in supply chain solutions, study finds
With supply chains continually under pressure to keep commerce moving, companies need supply chain solutions that can provide end-to-end visibility, show value and a quick return on investment.
Forrester analysts comment on privacy practices ahead of International Privacy Day
Forrester's analysts share insights ahead of International Privacy Day on how privacy is now a priority for nearly every company worldwide.
Solace shakes things up in the event driven architecture space
Solace has unveiled a new set of product enhancements, partnerships and an expansion of the popular EDA Summit Program, devoted to advancing event-driven architecture in business.
Retailers must step up omnichannel customer experience - Forrester report
Customers seek to engage with a unified brand or organisation across all touchpoints, regardless of whether they are offline or online.
Chatbots a major player in business growth according to new research
Chatbots are slowly taking over more business sectors, with the pandemic accelerating an increase in chatbot software solutions to help meet the demands of workplaces.
2022 will not be the year for IoT communications - report
There's a long way to go in achieving smarter, integrated communications that elevate meaningful brand experience for customers.
Pega named a leader in Digital Process Automation
Pegasystems has been recognised as a Leader in Digital Process Automation software by Forrester in The Forrester Wave: Digital Process Automation Software, Q4 2021 report.
Roadmaps are the new key to digital transformation, says CIO of fintech specialist
A CIO of a fintech specialist has revealed why she thinks a roadmap for digital transformation is essential for the future of companies.
Forrester has released a series of predictions for 2022
Forrester has published a series of reports that predict what tech executives need to look out for in 2022.
Avanade named a leader in Microsoft business applications services evaluation
Research firm Forrester has named Avanade a leader in The Forrester Wave: Microsoft Business Applications Services for Q4 2021.
Microsoft's entry into metaverse tainted by Facebook's Meta rebrand
Microsoft's announcement juxtaposes the genuine potential of Mesh for Microsoft Teams with widespread criticism of Facebook's rebranding as Meta.
Supply chain disruptions continue to escalate - Forrester
"More companies are revealing that these shortages are prompted by disruptions in their Tier 1 or downstream supply chains. And its not likely to get better anytime soon due to systemic risk."
Cloud, sustainability, digital adoption - APAC tech predictions for 2022
"The world is in a major crisis of trust, driven by concerns over public health, cybersecurity, data privacy, and sustainability."
VMware finds 27% of developers aren't involved at all in security policy decisions
VMware has announced findings from a study on the relationship between IT, security, and development teams as organisations adopt a Zero Trust security model.
New sales tactics drive online retail in APAC market - Forrester
Asia Pacific’s online retail market will be worth $2.8 trillion by 2025, up from $1.7 trillion in 2020.
Forrester and MYOB finds NZ mid-market businesses losing 12.5 hours per employee a week - $2.2million per year
New Zealand mid-market businesses are losing up to a day and a half of time, per person, per week due to ineffective technology solutions.
Forrester finds 410% return on investment over three years with iPaaS platform
A new Forrester/Boomi study finds a 410% return on investment over three years.
TIBCO tops Forrester Wave report for augmented BI platforms
TIBCO was awarded the highest possible scores in machine learning for citizen data scientists and machine learning functionality for data scientists, and other areas.
Appgate named leader in zero trust network access by Forrester Research
In the report The Forrester New Wave: Zero Trust Network Access, Q3 2021, the analysts write: "[Appgate] is the best fit for companies that need high security and a self-hosted option."