Gartner Webinars Gartner Webinar Feed en-us Channel Trends 2017: Three Activities to Focus on EST: 11:00 a.m. | PST: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 16:00 Widespread digital transformation and shifting buyer expectations are placing demands on technology provider channel leaders to enhance their partner programs. Customer experience is key to improving sales effectiveness, with more focus needed on partner sales capabilities, marketing and customer experience. Tue, 24 Jan 2017 12:00:00 EST 3544017 Gartner Webinars A Checklist Approach to Digital Workplace Success EST: 1:00 p.m. | PST: 10:00 a.m. | GMT: 18:00 Creating a digital workplace that seeks to boost employee agility and engagement through a more consumerized IT environment can be a daunting challenge. In this webinar, we take a checklist approach to creating a digital workplace program that can be customized by any organization resulting in a clear and actionable plan for building and sustaining a digital workplace program based on eight core building blocks. Tue, 24 Jan 2017 12:00:00 EST 3550217 Gartner Webinars Data and Analytics Leadership and Vision 2017 EST: 10:00 a.m. | PST: 7:00 a.m. | GMT: 15:00 Data and analytics leaders now come from all parts of the business. Data and analytics programs are no longer being led exclusively by IT, but are created by and for other business leaders. The integrated, connected, real-time nature of digital business requires collaboration between historically independent organizational units, and data and analytics programs are at the center of it all. To realize your digital business vision and for cross-organizational collaboration to happen, business and IT must work together on vision, strategy, roles and metrics Wed, 25 Jan 2017 12:00:00 EST 3555919 Gartner Webinars Choosing the Right JavaScript Framework EST: 1:00 p.m. | PST: 10:00 a.m. | GMT: 18:00 The JavaScript framework landscape continues to evolve and improve, providing increasingly more benefit to Web and mobile application developers. In this webinar, we explore the reasons why JavaScript frameworks improve productivity and how to choose the right one for each project. Wed, 25 Jan 2017 12:00:00 EST 3546917 Gartner Webinars How to Get Started With Learning Analytics EST: 12:00 p.m. | PST: 9:00 a.m. | GMT: 17:00 Higher education institutions know they need to start learning analytics initiatives to improve performance and meet goals, but many do not know how to begin. Thu, 26 Jan 2017 12:00:00 EST 3543817 Gartner Webinars Open Source DBMS 2017: Rewriting the Rules EST: 2:00 p.m. | PST: 11:00 a.m. | GMT: 19:00 Open-source software DBMS (OSDBMS) software has come a long way in the past 10 years, creating new options for organizations to not only save costs but also experiment with many new technologies. Products range from traditional relational to new, nonrelational DBMS technologies, such as graph, document, key-value and increasingly, multimodel. Thu, 26 Jan 2017 12:00:00 EST 3550817 Gartner Webinars How Supply Chain Can Win C-Level Hearts, Minds and Budgets EST: 11:00 a.m. | PST: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 16:00 Supply chain leaders excel at solving complex business problems but often struggle to secure buy-in and budget for their most innovative supply chain initiatives. In this webinar, we provide supply chain leaders with guidance on how to communicate the business value of their proposed initiative to a C-level decision-maker. Mon, 30 Jan 2017 12:00:00 EST 3543917 Gartner Webinars The CIO's Top 10 New Year's Resolutions EST: 10:00 a.m. | PST: 7:00 a.m. | GMT: 15:00 It's that time of year again the top 10 annual New Year's resolutions for CIOs. Join us for a lively webinar to hear what your CIO peers think they should be making time for this year beyond the main functional agenda. These resolutions are personal and will help you become more confident heading into 2017 that you are making time for yourself and developing the strongest personal and team brands possible. Thu, 02 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST 3571917 Gartner Webinars Top 10 Strategic Technologies for Higher Education EST: 1:00 p.m. | PST: 10:00 a.m. | GMT: 18:00 This session explores both the "business" and "strategic technology" trends that will drive the higher education industry in 2017. In essence, the business trends are about what we see as top of mind for senior higher education leadership globally, while the technology trends represent what Gartner recommends CIOs should plan for in 2017 to support these business trends. As the digital transformation of higher education proceeds it is essential that technology investments are not only aligned, but fused, with the business. Thu, 02 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST 3576017 Gartner Webinars Key Challenges in IT Cost Optimization EST: 2:00 p.m. | PST: 11:00 a.m. | GMT: 19:00 Understanding enterprise technology spend to effectively optimize both cost and value is now more critical than ever. This session focuses on the challenges and recommendations on how to best optimize cost to prepare for the future. We review Gartner's top 10 recommended ideas cost optimization ideas for 2017. In addition, you'll learn how to implement a cost optimization program to evaluate these and other cost optimization ideas to pick the right ones for your organization. Thu, 02 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST 3571918 Gartner Webinars How Engaged is Your Supply Chain Organization? EST: 9:00 a.m. | PST: 6:00 a.m. | GMT: 14:00 Gartner surveyed over 400 supply chain professionals around the world to understand how they feel about their careers and their organizations. What does the job look like today? Do supply chain associates have the skills, leadership, and resources they need to succeed? Do opportunities and workplace culture in respondents' supply chain organizations promote engagement and retention, or are people looking to jump ship to realize their full potential? Tue, 07 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST 3576117 Gartner Webinars Data & Analytics Messaging Mistakes and How to Avoid Them EST: 11:00 a.m. | PST: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 16:00 Vendors are understandably focused on their own products, their own challenges and their existing customers' experiences. Gartner's broad exposure to most of the marketing available can help you see how what can appear a great creative message may be unlikely to hit the mark with a broader customer population. As new buyers enter these markets and new use cases proliferate, TSPs need to balance the perceptions of creativity and innovation with reliability and credibility Tue, 07 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST 3572022 Gartner Webinars When Siloes Are the Problem EST: 10:00 a.m. | PST: 7:00 a.m. | GMT: 15:00 One of the foundational challenges before organizations today is that of fragmented data. This scenario did not come about by deliberate effort. Yet in the collective incremental effort to address dynamic and evolving business requirements, we find ourselves facing a multitude of siloed enterprise applications that serve as the source of fragmented data. Wed, 08 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST 3572017 Gartner Webinars Executive Programs Education Community Webinar - 2017 Higher Education CIO Survey Findings and Recommendations Hosted by: Jan-Martin Lowendahl, Vice President Distinguished Analyst Amos Auringer, Vice President and Executive Partner Jeremy Swartz, Executive Client Manager Description: As digitalization matures, more higher education institutions join digital ecosystems. This raises technology, organizational and leadership challenges for CIOs. Many will need to shift their enterprise from a linear-value-chain business to being part of a faster and more dynamic networked digital ecosystem. Reserve your Webinar seat now After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about how to join the Webinar, including an Outlook calendar invite for you to add to your calendar. Wed, 08 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST 3578417 Gartner Webinars Digital Business Needs a Bimodal Approach to Legacy Applications EST: 11:00 a.m. | PST: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 16:00 IT organizations are being stretched by the transformational demands of digital business and it's only just begun. Yet at the same time, IT organizations are being inundated with requests for "tactical" changes to support current business initiatives, and seem unable to find funding to modernize or replace their aging legacy applications portfolio. There are no easy answers, but it is clear that simply doing more of the same putting yesterday's architectures and methodologies on steroids isn't going to solve the problem. Wed, 08 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST 3572018 Gartner Webinars Creating a Ready-for-Anything Culture EST: 1:00 p.m. | PST: 10:00 a.m. | GMT: 18:00 The pace of digital business is accelerating thus increasing the need for enterprises to transform. Yet the No. 1 reason enterprise transformations fail is organizational culture- but if we could take the thing that is hard for most enterprises, architect a culture that is built to transform, then we'd have a source of enduring competitive advantage. Thu, 09 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST 3576119 Gartner Webinars State of Cloud Security 2017 EST: 11:00 a.m. | PST: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 16:00 This webinar sets out the current story of cloud security, providing an overview of the unique risks of the various forms of public cloud computing, so that security professionals can help the rest of their organization fully understand and address cloud risks. The unique security challenges of IaaS and SaaS are discussed, a summary of the current and near-term products and practices that can be used to monitor and control the use of public cloud computing are provided. Mon, 13 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST 3576120 Gartner Webinars Essentials of Sound Recovery Sourcing Decision Making EST: 11:00 a.m. | PST: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 16:00 Recovery service alternative costs, benefits and trade-offs regarding the use of colocation services, managed hosting and public cloud-based recovery are often muddled by provider claims and counter-claims. In this webinar, we discuss the key criteria and trade-offs that organizations should use to make informed sourcing and provider partner decisions as well as relevant discussion of the lessons learned by Gartner clients. Tue, 14 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST 3572023 Gartner Webinars Transforming Midsize Enterprise Customer and Employee Experience EST: 11:00 a.m. | PST: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 16:00 New technologies building on the first wave of mobile apps are now arriving, and these will once more transform the way we interact with our favourite brands and our employers. Chatbots, conversational UIs, VR/AR and wearables are opening up new, incremental channels, offering midsize enterprises the opportunity to compete in new ways at remarkably low cost. Good customer experience is a prime competitive advantage, and those organizations that fail to deliver quality will lose out. Improved employee experience is one of the best ways of helping customers, but one that is often forgotten. Wed, 15 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST 3572817 Gartner Webinars Ransomware Protection: Facts and Myths EST: 9:00 a.m. | PST: 6:00 a.m. | GMT: 14:00 Solutions for preventing, detecting and recovering from ransomware have strengths and weaknesses. What are the true facts, and what myths are being propagated? In this webinar, we cut through the hype. Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST 3571919 Gartner Webinars Cloud Computing Primer EST: 2:00 p.m. | PST: 11:00 a.m. | GMT: 19:00 Cloud computing, in its many forms, has become an integral part of IT. Even after 10 years of cloud hype, confusion is still rampant. This webinar explores best practices to help IT leaders, CIOs and IT professionals develop strategies to take advantage of cloud as they shift to digital business. Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST 3573317 Gartner Webinars Accelerating Deal Value Realization in Mergers & Acquisitions EST: 11:00 a.m. | PST: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 16:00 With Tech M&A activities at unprecedented levels, Gartner continues to play an essential role with general managers and corporate development teams in strategy development, screening, deal execution, announcement and integration. This webinar provides key insights to improve M&A success rates and the acceleration of deal value realization. Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST 3576317 Gartner Webinars The Gartner Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2017 EST: 12:00 p.m. | PST: 9:00 a.m. | GMT: 17:00 Strategic technology trends are rapidly changing disruptive trends with significant potential for enterprise impact over the next three to five years and IT cannot afford to ignore them. This webinar details the annual Gartner list of the top 10 trends you should be factoring into your strategic planning for 2017 2018. Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST 3573318 Gartner Webinars The Gartner Enterprise Information Management Maturity Model EST: 10:00 a.m. | PST: 7:00 a.m. | GMT: 15:00 Successful information management requires a balanced attention to vision, strategy, metrics, organization and roles, governance, life cycle and infrastructure. The Gartner EIM Maturity Model provides a framework for self-assessment and planning which this abbreviated version of the Gartner enterprise information maturity workshop will address. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST 3576218 Gartner Webinars Top Cybersecurity Trends for 2017-2018 EST: 11:00 a.m. | PST: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 16:00 Security concerns continue as organizations globally grapple with technology changes affecting them. Threats to that technology and supporting process continue to grow in number and sophistication. Traditional IT security leaders have become digital security leaders as they expand support to address risks for technology-savvy engineering and physical environments while embracing expanded roles for cloud and mobile services. This webinar reviews the lessons learned and informs listeners how to use the past to create the future. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST 3572019 Gartner Webinars The Top 10 Mobile Technologies As an I&O leader it is important to stay apprised of the trends in mobile technology. You need to understand which technologies can help your organization and potentially fuel the digital business transformation or improve current state, as well as build the roadmap for the future. In this webinar we will explore the top 10 mobile technologies for the next three years and their potential impact on organizations. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST 3572020 Gartner Webinars Infrastructure and Operations Leadership Vision for 2017 EST: 11:00 a.m. | PST: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 16:00 I&O leaders are drivers for traditional and digital business, and share responsibility and accountability for helping the enterprise provide bimodal capabilities in support of business growth. This webinar will help I&O leaders in planning for 2017. Mon, 27 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST 3576118 Gartner Webinars Top 10 Emerging Digital Workplace Technologies to Transform Your Business EST: 9:00 a.m. | PST: 6:00 a.m. | GMT: 14:00 Ambient knowledge, silo busters, hacker's bench, burolandschaft - the list goes on and on. A flood of new digital workplace technology has the potential to deliver substantial competitive advantage to early adopters. In this webinar, we look at the top 10 technologies that will have the biggest impact on boosting employee agility and engagement over the next several years. Tue, 28 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST 3572021 Gartner Webinars Best Opportunities and Bets for Growth in Enterprise Resource Planning EST: 11:00 a.m. | PST: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 16:00 ERP is a market in transition as traditional and cloud-based specialist providers chase the same set of profitable growth opportunities. Expect increased consolidation activity through 2020. This webinar will help ERP technology business-unit leaders identify their best opportunities and bets for growth. Tue, 28 Feb 2017 12:00:00 EST 3576219 Gartner Webinars