In addition to world-class research and insight, Gartner provides IT Professionals with many opportunities to network with peers within their IT role, industry, or who have similar initiatives and needs.
Our reach within the global IT industry provides us with access to the shared knowledge and experiences of Gartner clients and IT professionals around the world.
Gartner Peer Connect is a dynamic online community of Gartner clients connecting, collaborating and getting the real-world answers they need fast — from a trusted network of peers. Join the conversation and get decision support on your initiatives, your vendors and more.
Exclusively for end-user IT professionals through these Gartner offerings:
For Gartner Core Research Clients, Gartner Core Connect combines the power of Gartner research with the real world experiences of thousands of IT professionals. With Core Connect, you can leverage the expertise of other Gartner clients who have already successfully completed initiatives you are working on today.
Gartner Executive Programs comprises exclusive, membership-based organizations of 3,600 CIOs and IT executives worldwide. Members enjoy personalized Gartner service, actionable insight and resources focused on CIO-level challenges, and the shared knowledge of peer communities both inside and outside their industries.
Gartner for Enterprise Leaders
Provides CIO direct reports with the combined value of role-specific insights from Gartner analysts, practical advice from an exclusive community of peers, and expert coaching from a leadership partner.
Gartner Events hosts the world's most exclusive gatherings of senior IT and business strategists attracting 44,000 executives and hundreds of industry-leading technology providers annually. Gartner Event attendees experience peer exchange workshops, analyst One-on-One meetings, consulting diagnostic workshops, and the opportunity to network with IT industry peers with similar interests and IT needs.
Best Practices Councils
Gartner Best Practices Councils are an exclusive program for senior executives in large organizations to network with peers with similar interests in a sharing environment to learn best working practices. Best Practices Councils provide members with topical depth in areas such as architecture, security, governance and sourcing, and draw on lessons learned from real-world case studies and structured, interactive forums.