Gartner's top 10 trends will drive the future of the intelligent digital mesh. Enterprise architecture and technology innovation leaders must prepare for the impacts of these disruptive trends on people, businesses and IT departments, and determine how they can provide competitive advantage.
Gartner's forecast for worldwide dollar-valued IT spending growth in 2016 has been revised to a slight decline of negative 0.3%, down from last quarter's flat 0.0%. In constant-currency terms, the forecast was revised downward by 0.6%, which means currency movements have buoyed the market by 0.3%
Midmarket IT leaders are seeking alternatives to traditional monolithic enterprise content management (ECM) solutions. Although enterprise file sync and share (EFSS) tools meet basic content management needs, ECM solutions are a better option for compliance requirements in regulated industries and processes.
Digital business challenges the basic principles of information risk and security management. Risk and security leaders must understand the risks associated with business unit innovation, and balance the imperative to protect the enterprise with the need to adopt innovative technology approaches.