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Corrections 2017

A listing of corrections, errors and omissions.

Gartner strives to meet the highest standards for accuracy and thoroughness in our research and editorial coverage. When oversights occur, however, we will list them below.

23 February 2017
"Critical Capabilities for Network Performance Monitoring and Diagnostics, 2017" (G00301180) has been republished to replace Netis Systems with Netis (Crossflow) in the Honorable Mention vendor section. The updated version of this document is now available on gartner.com.

"Magic Quadrant for Network Performance Monitoring and Diagnostics" (G00301193) has been republished to replace Netis Systems with Netis (Crossflow) in the Honorable Mention vendor section. The updated version of this document is now available on gartner.com.

22 February 2017
"Market Guide for Enterprise Legal Management Solutions" (G00301384) has been republished to correct the classification of Seal Software (which was moved from Legal Contract/Document Management to Legal Content Analytics) and the name of CPA Global in the ELM sample vendor list in Table 2. An updated version of this document is available on gartner.com.

21 February 2017
"Vendor Rating: Hewlett Packard Enterprise" (G00319537) has been republished to correct the Corporate Viability heading to reflect the correct rating of Variable. The updated document is now available on gartner.com.

16 February 2017
"Adding Serverless Computing and fPaaS to Your Cloud-Native Architecture Toolbox" (G00318340) has been updated to include minor changes to the Summary of Use-Case Assessment section and to the "state management is a challenge" bullet. An updated version of this document is available on gartner.com.

15 February 2017
"Magic Quadrant for Warehouse Management Systems" (G00300345) was republished to change two instances of "Microlistics Isis" to "Microlistics WMS" in the Microlistics write-up. An updated version of the document is now available on Gartner.com.

14 February 2017
The title of "Business Drivers of Technology Decisions for Life Sciences, 2017" (G00313236) has been revised from its original, "Business Drivers for Life Science Information Technology Decisions, 2017," to align it with other published "Business Drivers" notes in the series. A corrected version is available on gartner.com.

"Tech Go-to-Market: CSPs Should Adjust Their Go-to-Market Approach to Sell More Cloud Services to SMB " (G00306007) has been republished to correct the definition of CSP to read "communications service provider" rather than cloud service provider. An updated version of this document is now available on gartner.com.

13 February 2017
"Market Guide for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service, China" (G00302093) was revised to correct the QingCloud data center locations in Table 7. An updated version of this document is now available on gartner.com.

"Market Guide for Electronics Manufacturing Services" (G00318833) was republished to move Plexus to the "global full-service providers offering adjacent services" section, rather than the "global provider primarily offering core manufacturing services" section of the document. An updated version of this document is now available on Gartner.com.

9 February 2017
"Market Guide for Trade Promotion Management and Optimization for the Consumer Goods Industry" (G00307538) has been republished to align information for some vendors between the overview charts and individual company profiles. In addition, we corrected the user distribution for Exceedra, removed Flintfox nPrice as a product currently being offered, and added a missing line of text regarding its RMx product. We also corrected McKinsey's product name to "Periscope By McKinsey," and we altered the SAP vendor description before Table 26 and further described the vendor's partnerships. An updated version of this document is now available on gartner.com.

8 February 2017
"Forecast Snapshot: Communications Platform as a Service, 2016" (G00319977) has been updated to correct the y-axis in Figure 1. An updated version of this document is now available on gartner.com.

6 February 2017
"Forecast: Enterprise IT Spending for the Insurance Market, Worldwide, 2014-2020, 4Q16 Update" (G00302278) was revised to correct a macro issue with the currency converter tool. This issue has been fixed, and an updated version of this document is now available on gartner.com.

"Forecast: Enterprise IT Spending for the Utilities Market, Worldwide, 2014-2020, 4Q16 Update" (G00302270) was revised to correct a macro issue with the currency converter tool. This issue has been fixed, and an updated version of this document is now available on gartner.com.

"Forecast: Enterprise IT Spending for the Communications, Media and Services Markets, Worldwide, 2014-2020, 4Q16 Update" (G00302272) was revised to correct a macro issue with the currency converter tool. This issue has been fixed, and an updated version of this document is now available on gartner.com.

"Forecast Enterprise IT Spending for the Banking and Securities Market, Worldwide, 2014-2020, 4Q16 Update" (G00325572) was revised to correct a macro issue with the currency converter tool. This issue has been fixed, and an updated version of this document is now available on gartner.com.

Forecast: Enterprise IT Spending by Vertical Industry Market, Worldwide, 2014-2020, 4Q16 Update" (G00302261) was revised to correct a macro issue with the currency converter tool. This issue has been fixed, and an updated version of this document is now available on gartner.com.

"Forecast: Enterprise IT Spending for the Manufacturing and Natural Resources Market, Worldwide, 2014-2020, 4Q16 Update" (G00325604) was revised to correct a macro issue with the currency converter tool. This issue has been fixed, and an updated version of this document is now available on gartner.com.

3 February 2017
"Adding Serverless Computing and fPaaS to Your Cloud-Native Architecture Toolbox" (G00318340) has been republished to make minor updates to some Amazon product names. An updated version of this document is available on gartner.com.

1 February 2017
"Market Guide for In-Memory Computing Technologies" (G00293531) was revised to add in-memory analytics, in-memory data grid and high-performance message infrastructure for Striim in Table 1. An updated version of this document is now available on gartner.com.

"Forecast Analysis: Servers, Worldwide, 4Q16 Update" (G00323767) was revised to add regional summaries for Japan, Greater China and Rest of Asia/Pacific to Table 6. An updated version of this document is now available on gartner.com.

30 January 2017
"A Procurement Manager's Guide to Negotiating With Amazon Web Services, 2016" (G00317249) has been republished to note that AWS routinely offers alternatives to all-upfront payment in its Enterprise Discount Program. The updated version of this document is now available on gartner.com.

"How the Dell-EMC Merger Will Affect You" (G00314614) was republished to amend Figure 2. The original Harvey Balls under the column heading, "VxRail," in the rows marked "Medium" and "High," have been replaced with empty circles, indicating low risk. A corrected version of the document is now available on gartner.com.

27 January 2017
"Market Definitions and Methodology: Software" (G00321853) has been updated. We have made minor revisions to the Content Service Platform and Other Application Software sections. An updated version of this document is now available on gartner.com.

"Market Trends: Adoption of New Non-LCD Technology in Smartphones and VR/AR Will Be Supply-Side-Driven" (G00318970) has been republished to fix the number of pressure points in Figure 1. An updated version of the document is now available on gartner.com.

26 January 2017
"Vendor Rating: Hitachi" (G00300918) has been republished to revise the Revenue Growth, Net Profit Margin and Modified Current Ratio bars in Figure 4, by 1 point each, to match the data in the paragraphs preceding the graphic (which was correct at the time of original publication and has not changed). An updated version of this document is available on gartner.com.

23 January 2017
"Magic Quadrant for Master Data Management Solutions" (G00305598) has been republished to reflect the fact that this is Gartner's evaluation of the Master Data Management Solutions market for 2016. As such, the revenue period evaluated in the Magic Quadrant is calendar year 2015, and license counts are as of 1Q16. Data for the Magic Quadrant was collected June through August 2016. Gartner plans to publish the next iteration of this Magic Quadrant in November 2017. The updated version of this document is now available on gartner.com.

19 January 2017
"Technology Overview for Utility Asset Investment Planning" (G00273672) has been republished to note that Riva Modeling Systems was acquired by PowerPlan. An updated version of this document is available on gartner.com.

18 January 2017
"Magic Quadrant for Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems" (G00295470) has been republished to correct the name of Trend Micro's product from Deep Security to Deep Discovery, and to remove the word "large" from the last Caution bullet in Cisco's write-up. An updated version of this document is now available on Gartner.com.

13 January 2017
"Competitive Landscape: Endpoint Detection and Response Tools" (G00314542) has been updated. We have revised Figure 3 to show full-year 2016 estimates for the EDR and EPP markets. An updated version of this document is now available on gartner.com.

"Forecast: Servers, All Countries, 2013-2020, 4Q16 Update" (G00323783) was revised to correct a macro issue that caused the currency converter not to work properly. An updated version of this document is now available on gartner.com.

11 January 2017
"Forecast Snapshot: Communications Platform as a Service, 2016" (G00319977) has been updated. We have corrected a rounding error related to Twilio’s projected 2016 revenue. An updated version of this document is now available on gartner.com.

9 January 2017
"Other Vendors to Consider for Modern BI and Analytics" (G00314393) has been republished to correct the write-up on WingArc1st to say that its customers are largely based "in" the Asia/Pacific region, rather than "outside" that region. An updated version of the document is now available on gartner.com.

"Market Guide for Advanced Retail Space Management Applications" (G00314263) has been republished to correct vendor information regarding offerings from Symphony Gold in the Representative Vendors section. An updated version of this document is available on gartner.com.

7 January 2017
"Other Vendors to Consider for Modern BI and Analytics" (G00314393) has been republished to correct the entry for Altair — HiQube to solidThinking – Envision. An updated version of the document is now available on gartner.com.

4 January 2017
"Market Guide for Web Analytics" (G00309470) has been republished to rename IBM Tealeaf to IBM in the Session Replay Vendors section. The notable customers list for Clicktale has also been amended in the Session Replay Vendors section. An updated version of the document is now available on gartner.com."

3 January 2017
The "Market Guide for Cloud Storage Gateways" (G00295712) was republished to reflect that Panzura is adding (not moving to) a subscription-based pricing model as an option to its perpetual pricing model common to enterprise storage infrastructure. A corrected version of the document is now available on gartner.com.