Gartner Webinars Gartner Webinar Feed en-us Cost-Effective Security for Small and Midsize Organizations EDT: 11:00 a.m. | GMT: 15:00 Large enterprises and smaller organizations dealing with security issues have more similarities than differences. Unlimited budget is not an option for anyone: therefore, it is crucial to understand where SMBs should prioritize their efforts. Reviewing the recent challenges, technology trends and best practices of large enterprises can be used by organizations of every size to reboot, improve or fine-tune security practices. Mon, 12 Oct 2015 12:00:00 EDT 3054321 Gartner Webinars Hype Cycle for Cloud Computing, 2015 EDT: 9:00 a.m. & 12:00 p.m. | PDT: 6:00 a.m. & 9:00 a.m. | GMT: 13:00 & 16:00 Cloud computing continues to be one of the most hyped subjects in IT, and is increasingly becoming an integral concept in IT. This webinar looks at the different aspects of cloud computing and where the technologies are on the 2015 Gartner Hype Cycle. Tue, 13 Oct 2015 12:00:00 EDT 3127886 Gartner Webinars Personal Technologies: Devices and Apps Fusion Creates Opportunity EDT: 11:00 a.m. | PDT: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 15:00 The fusion of devices and apps changes the way users interact with technology in their lives. Based on the growing intelligence of devices and "things" around us, Gartner has identified key technology trends for the short and midterm future, all of which will have a major impact on device, mobile apps and services providers. In this webinar we analyze how changing market dynamics, emerging technologies and IoT can help technology providers to unlock new business opportunities and create closer relationships with their users. Tue, 13 Oct 2015 12:00:00 EDT 3126820 Gartner Webinars Too Much Data, But Too Few Good Decisions? EDT: 8:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. | PDT: 5:00 a.m. & 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 12:00 & 15:00 Traditional approaches to analytics provide plenty of analysis after the event but often struggle to give business users the information they need to make a complex decision in real time. Analytics powered by in-memory computing will fix that. In-memory computing enables real-time predictive and prescriptive analytics to be embedded in transaction processing systems. These capabilities will be crucial in the world of digital business, but their adoption may be disruptive. Wed, 14 Oct 2015 12:00:00 EDT 3126717 Gartner Webinars A Platform Approach to Websites, Portals and Mobile Apps EDT: 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. | PDT: 7:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m. | GMT: 14:00 & 17:00 Modern websites, portals and mobile apps utilize a broad set of technologies and services, most of which are randomly arrayed. A platform approach to managing these technologies and services will reduce time to market, increase quality and enhance customer experience. Wed, 14 Oct 2015 12:00:00 EDT 3126719 Gartner Webinars Hadoop 2016: Moving Into Mainstream EDT: 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. | GMT: 14:00 & 17:00 This year has seen Hadoop move into early mainstream status, despite hesitancy about "enterprise readiness." In the wake of Strata + Hadoop World, this presentation looks at how emerging trends have solidified, and what's on the horizon. Thu, 15 Oct 2015 12:00:00 EDT 3107623 Gartner Webinars Governance Best Practices for Midmarket IT Leaders EDT: 11:00 a.m. | GMT: 15:00 Governance is important for midmarket organizations. Every IT resource and investment dollar must be optimized. This webinar presents midmarket IT leaders with a pragmatic and agile approach to governance designed to drive work prioritization and resource optimization. Thu, 15 Oct 2015 12:00:00 EDT 3054129 Gartner Webinars Enterprise File Synchronization & Sharing (EFSS) I servizi di personal cloud sono ampiamente utilizzati dagli utenti IT, spesso in combinazione con app e dispositivi mobili, in sostituzione agli strumenti ufficiali ormai obsoleti forniti dal dipartimento IT. Le aziende sono esposte a rischi di sicurezza, perdita di dati sensibili e violazione di regolamentazioni, ma non possono ignorare la richiesta crescente da parte dei propri dipendenti e del business per una modernizzazione dell'ambiente di lavoro. Tue, 20 Oct 2015 12:00:00 EDT 3138119 Gartner Webinars Best Practices for Effective Governance EDT: 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. | GMT: 14:00 & 17:00 Successfully implementing governance requires both leadership and execution. Great IT leaders are masters of process. They understand that executing governance programs requires process, discipline and creativity. Governance processes are not "one size fits all." This session focuses on designing a governance process to suit the specific needs of your enterprise. Tue, 20 Oct 2015 12:00:00 EDT 3105017 Gartner Webinars Leveraging Use Cases to Validate IoT Opportunities and Spur Adoption EDT: 11:00 a.m. | GMT: 15:00 Internet of Things (IoT) solution providers must be well-versed in identifying and validating realistic and implementable IoT solutions that can deliver real value to customers and end users. Use cases are one of the most compelling ways technology providers can communicate their IoT vision and value proposition, clearly share a holistic picture of IoT benefits and spur IoT adoption. Tue, 20 Oct 2015 12:00:00 EDT 3116719 Gartner Webinars Implementing Bimodal IT - Delivering on the Promise EDT: 8:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. | PDT: 5:00 a.m. & 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 12:00 & 15:00 Bimodal capability that marries the rock-solid with the agile is essential for an enterprise to survive and flourish in the digital era. This webinar describes how enterprises can deliver on the promise of bimodal, how to create and develop a bimodal capability, and how to avoid significant associated risks. Wed, 21 Oct 2015 12:00:00 EDT 3123418 Gartner Webinars User Experience Design: From Web to Mobile to Social EDT: 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. | PDT: 7:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m. | GMT: 14:00 & 17:00 Many organizations now realize that a high-quality user experience (UX) can provide competitive business advantage. Enterprises are adopting the technologies and practices pioneered by leading consumer Web properties (e.g., Amazon, Google and Facebook). The challenge is that the Web is evolving toward social and mobile, which means designers must stretch further, to cover these new bases. Wed, 21 Oct 2015 12:00:00 EDT 3125418 Gartner Webinars Gartner's Top Predictions: The Future Is a Digital Thing EDT: 9:00 a.m. & 12:00 p.m. | PDT: 6:00 a.m. & 9:00 a.m. | GMT: 13:00 & 16:00 The increase in API-driven, programmable digital resources has created a revolution in machine independence and the beginning of a robo-pandemic. Coupled with smart machines, digital assistants and cloud delivery, the relationship of humans to machines will go from cooperative to codependent to competitive as digital business grows. Thu, 22 Oct 2015 12:00:00 EDT 3125417 Gartner Webinars How to Take a First Step to Advanced Analytics EDT: 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. | GMT: 14:00 & 17:00 Getting started with advanced analytics is as much about changing mindsets and culture as it is about tools and skills. Business intelligence (BI) and analytics leaders can use these best practices to get their advanced analytics initiatives off the ground. Thu, 22 Oct 2015 12:00:00 EDT 3107624 Gartner Webinars Planning Your EFSS Strategy to Pursue a Digital Workplace EDT: 10:00 a.m. & 12:00 p.m. | PDT: 7:00 a.m. & 9:00 a.m. | GMT: 14:00 & 16:00 Personal cloud services are largely used at work by IT users in place of legacy IT technology. Organizations face security and compliance challenges, but increasingly must address a growing demand for modern workplaces. IT users want modern productivity tools to get their jobs done more effectively. Enterprise file sync and sharing (EFSS) technology is evolving and the market is consolidating, but is still fragmented, posing difficult investment decisions. Tue, 27 Oct 2015 12:00:00 EDT 3127018 Gartner Webinars Data Loss Prevention: Key Trends in a Moving Target Market EDT: 11:00 a.m. | PDT: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 15:00 The data loss prevention (DLP) market is a hot topic. Data breaches are happening globally, and grown in magnitude each day. Organizations need to react quickly in order to combat attacks that gain access to and leak sensitive information, and they need to comply with rapidly changing regulatory involvement. Technology providers are developing stronger, more automated solutions that will enable the enterprise to fight against the growing number and sophistication of attackers through integration and organics and through acquisitions. Tue, 27 Oct 2015 12:00:00 EDT 3126627 Gartner Webinars Driving Successful Customer Engagement With Content in Context EDT: 8:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. | PDT: 5:00 a.m. & 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 12:00 & 15:00 The basis for an effective digital strategy is the ability to understand digital interactions in real time and respond to customers with relevant, engaging experiences based on this understanding. Although Web content management (WCM) is a solution component that is critical to the success of this endeavor, an understanding of the broader solution landscape necessary for your organization will enable you to identify what kind of WCM offering you need for your strategic objectives. Wed, 28 Oct 2015 12:00:00 EDT 3121017 Gartner Webinars CMO Spending 2015-2016: Growth on Overdrive In 2014, marketing budgets were, on average, 10% of company revenue. This year, marketing leaders report a substantial uplift, to just over 11%. What's driving the growth in marketing spend? Heightened expectations of marketing for driving profitable growth and winning customers for life. This webinar discusses how your budgets compare in value and allocation across the digital marketing mix. Wed, 28 Oct 2015 12:00:00 EDT 3133117 Gartner Webinars Embedding Knowledge Management Into the IT Service Desk EDT: 9:00 a.m. & 12:00 p.m. | PDT: 6:00 a.m. & 9:00 a.m. | GMT: 13:00 & 16:00 Knowledge management is one of the largest untapped assets for many IT service desks. IT service desk leaders know they should be capitalizing on this value-added process but struggle to get participation, keep knowledge articles viable and current, and get support from other support teams to build out knowledge that can make a difference. Add to this mix the disparate nature of tool-sets and repositories - it's a real challenge. Thu, 29 Oct 2015 12:00:00 EDT 3116718 Gartner Webinars Preparing the Supply Chain for Digital Business EDT: 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. | PDT: 7:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m. | GMT: 14:00 & 17:00 Eighty-Six percent of companies expect to operate as digital businesses in the next five years. However, significant gaps exist in the readiness of supply chain organizations to support this goal. Leading supply chains are not standing still, with most planning a 50% increase in their team contribution to the digital business goal. Thu, 29 Oct 2015 12:00:00 EDT 3127019 Gartner Webinars Four Principles to Drive Successful Supply Chain Organization Design EST: 9:00 a.m. & 12:00 p.m. | PST: 6:00 a.m. & 9:00 a.m. | GMT: 14:00 & 17:00 Successful organization design is more than drawing organization charts - it involves designing an environment and infrastructure that enable staff to achieve defined outcomes. This webinar outlines four design principles that supply chain leaders must consider as they redesign their organizations. Tue, 03 Nov 2015 12:00:00 EST 3139618 Gartner Webinars Middleware Technologies: Enabling Digital Business EST: 11:00 a.m. | PST: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 16:00 As application integration and middleware (AIM) technologies mature and become foundational for BPM, analytics, in-memory computing and cloud computing initiatives, market concentration among the largest vendors is diminishing under the pressure from specialists, open source and cloud providers. Event processing, in-memory computing, cloud and pervasive integration will be the key driving forces that will reshape the AIM market, while vendors will continue to bundle software products together and look at cloud-based delivery models to meet the new and more articulated market demands. This webinar discusses the most-significant supply- and demand-side trends affecting current and upcoming dynamics in the AIM software market. Tue, 03 Nov 2015 12:00:00 EST 3134019 Gartner Webinars Digital to the Core: How to LEAD the Change EST: 8:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. | PST: 5:00 a.m. & 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 13:00 & 16:00 There is no simple strategic method for dealing with the multidimensional nature of digital change. Even the sharpest leaders can become disoriented as change builds on change, leaving almost nothing certain. Yet to stand still is to fail. Enterprises and leaders must remaster themselves to succeed. Leaders must identify the key macro forces, then lead their organizations at three distinct levels: industry, enterprise and self. By doing this they cannot only survive but thrive. Wed, 04 Nov 2015 12:00:00 EST 3131819 Gartner Webinars The IoT Scenario EST: 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. | PST: 7:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. | GMT: 15:00 & 18:00 The Internet of Things (IoT) is a key building block for digital business. But IoT is also overhyped and emergent. We show why IoT is important, how to identify IoT hot spots in your business, and the technologies and vendors that propel it. Use the ideas in this webinar to show your CEO where to invest in IoT (and to increase your relevance). Wed, 04 Nov 2015 12:00:00 EST 3135646 Gartner Webinars Understanding the Spectrum of Analytics Capabilities EST: 9:00 a.m. & 12:00 p.m. | PST: 6:00 a.m. & 9:00 a.m. | GMT: 14:00 & 17:00 Organizations know there is value in analytics but struggle with understanding the different analytics capabilities they can leverage and knowing when to use them. This webinar introduces the new Gartner analytics spectrum, with descriptive, diagnostic, predictive and prescriptive analytics. Thu, 05 Nov 2015 12:00:00 EST 3141819 Gartner Webinars Getting the Most From SharePoint: On-Prem or Online EST: 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. | PST: 7:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. | GMT: 15:00 & 18:00 Many enterprises have made investments in SharePoint, and a growing number are looking to do so in SharePoint Online in Office 365. This webinar discusses the strengths and weakness of SharePoint so you can deliver clear benefits to your business. Thu, 05 Nov 2015 12:00:00 EST 3138418 Gartner Webinars Solution Path for Office 365: The Steps to Successful Deployment EST: 8:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. | PST: 5:00 a.m. & 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 13:00 & 16:00 Many Gartner clients are asking if they should move to Office 365, and many others are moving into the deployment phase for the various Office 365 services. This webinar describes a solution path that provides the steps to successfully evaluate and move to Office 365. Wed, 11 Nov 2015 12:00:00 EST 3147318 Gartner Webinars One Simple Way to Get Your CEO to Embrace Risk Management Most CEOs or other senior business executives cringe at the thought of having to meet with risk management professionals. By their very nature, CEOs are hard-wired to seek out growth opportunities that will add value to their companies. However, risk management professionals are tasked with finding ways to minimize losses that will erode value. The goals are perceived as polar opposites. This webinar provides a simple method to change your CEO's view and improve your risk management approach at the same time. Wed, 11 Nov 2015 12:00:00 EST 3133822 Gartner Webinars Deploying Mobile Apps in an EMM Environment EST: 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. | PST: 7:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. | GMT: 15:00 & 18:00 Operations teams, developers, and business stakeholders may not realize just how important app deployment choices are to the success of a mobile app initiative. In this webinar, we analyze the options for deploying apps, address the pitfalls of reactive deployment and provide a framework for making sound deployment decisions. Thu, 12 Nov 2015 12:00:00 EST 3145318 Gartner Webinars How SMBs Can Overcome the Endless Cycle of Cost Cutting EST: 11:00 a.m. | GMT: 16:00 Many midmarket CIOs are stuck in a cost-cutting cycle driven by simple expense-line trimming not tied to business outcomes. They struggle to fully exploit the use of information technology throughout the enterprise. A new holistic approach to IT optimization is needed that balances cost-efficiency with opportunities to enhance business value. Mon, 16 Nov 2015 12:00:00 EST 3091217 Gartner Webinars Mastering the Cloud Application Platform: Public, Private or Hybrid? EST: 9:00 a.m. & 12:00 p.m. | PST: 6:00 a.m. & 9:00 a.m. | GMT: 14:00 & 17:00 The transition to cloud architecture can produce a more agile, responsive, accessible and resourceful information management environment. But the path from here to there requires mastery in the new paradigm of computing in which the Web-scale, global-class cloud model replaces familiar but rigid enterprise computing. This webinar examines the trends and best practices in public, private and hybrid cloud platform computing. Tue, 17 Nov 2015 12:00:00 EST 3147319 Gartner Webinars Innovation and Digital Transformation in Financial Services EST: 8:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. | PST: 5:00 a.m. & 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 13:00 & 16:00 Business and IT leaders from financial services organizations are under pressure to innovate and develop digital value propositions. This digital transformation provides business opportunities and also creates new risks that have to be properly managed in order to avoid costly mistakes. Wed, 18 Nov 2015 12:00:00 EST 3134017 Gartner Webinars Gartner Healthcare Supply Chain Top 25 for 2015 EST: 1:00 p.m. | PST: 11:00 a.m. | GMT: 18:00 In this webinar, we unveil the seventh annual Healthcare Supply Chain Top 25 for 2015. Twenty five companies are recognized for their capabilities and leadership across the interconnected, interdependent healthcare supply chain, including manufacturers, providers, distributors and retailers. Our purpose is to highlight companies that are lowering the cost and improving the quality of care through supply chain and share those innovations widely with the rest of the healthcare value chain constituents. Wed, 18 Nov 2015 12:00:00 EST 3145418 Gartner Webinars Smart Machine Big Bang Disruption Is Happening Now EST: 9:00 a.m. & 12:00 p.m. | GMT: 14:00 & 17:00 The intersecting of new smart machine algorithms, hardware and big data is creating a big bang of discovery, invention and innovation built on new general-purpose technology unlike any we've seen before. Thu, 19 Nov 2015 12:00:00 EST 3120117 Gartner Webinars Gartner Hype Cycles 2015: Emerging Technologies and Trends EST: 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. | PST: 7:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. | GMT: 15:00 & 18:00 Gartner Hype Cycles are designed to empower CIOs and IT leaders to make more impactful investment decisions, and reduce the risks of making the wrong decisions. In this webinar we discuss the overall trends that all organizations must understand across all the Hype Cycles. The "what to watch" technologies from the Emerging Technologies Hype Cycle are also discussed. Thu, 19 Nov 2015 12:00:00 EST 3147517 Gartner Webinars Cost-Effective Routes for SMBs to Deliver Mobile Apps EST: 11:00 a.m. | GMT: 16:00 Demand is rising for midsize organizations to deliver mobile apps for both customers and staff. While competitive pressure and employee efficiency are key drivers, there is a bewildering range of options when it comes to providing mobile applications to end users. Full-custom native development is no longer the only possibility, although many smaller companies continue to follow this expensive path. This webinar explores some of the alternatives and their relative advantages. Thu, 19 Nov 2015 12:00:00 EST 3054322 Gartner Webinars 2016 CIO Agenda: Building the Digital Platform EST: 8:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. | PST: 5:00 a.m. & 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 13:00 & 16:00 Digitalization is moving from an innovative trend to a core competence for every enterprise. Digital is different for every enterprise, and presents unique challenges for each in terms of talent, structure, innovation and the role the CIO plays in all of these. Mon, 23 Nov 2015 12:00:00 EST 3139617 Gartner Webinars Make Your Metrics Meaningful EST: 9:00 a.m. & 12:00 p.m. | PST: 6:00 a.m. & 9:00 a.m. | GMT: 14:00 & 17:00 Measuring aspects of your business, marketplace, customers and partners is more important than ever for BI and analytics leaders. Well-designed metric frameworks, yardsticks and communication mechanisms can avoid the many pitfalls that lead to confusion, misdirection and lack of collaborative performance. Tue, 24 Nov 2015 12:00:00 EST 3132617 Gartner Webinars European Channel Sales Trends for Provider Business Leaders EST: 11:00 a.m. | GMT: 16:00 The need for technology and service providers to re-evaluate their indirect sales channels has become more imperative than at any time in the past decade. This requirement is being driven by both the change in customer buying practices and the adoption of technology to propel the digital business. Failure to adapt partner programs may leave technology providers with fewer active channel partners and declining sales. This webinar explores the changes in the channel landscape, the reasons for transformation and how provider business unit leaders selling in Western Europe can adapt their channel programs to compete in the future. Tue, 24 Nov 2015 12:00:00 EST 3122817 Gartner Webinars Information Security and the Dark Side of the Digital Workplace EST: 8:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. | PST: 5:00 a.m. & 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 13:00 & 16:00 The digital workplace describes an inevitable transition to cloud, mobile, social and information that is transforming industries, value delivery and careers. But all major transformations come with risk and challenges. Addressing issues such as a loss of control, hidden threats and ethics are critical to your success. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 12:00:00 EST 3138118 Gartner Webinars Leveraging Your Digital Workforce: Using Mobile to Create Innovation EST: 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. | GMT: 15:00 & 18:00 Mobile work styles are emerging as a dominant force in the enterprise. Facilitating a safe environment that encourages experimentation leverages employee creativity to the benefit of the organization. Wed, 09 Dec 2015 12:00:00 EST 3122518 Gartner Webinars Laying the Groundwork for Digital Business in the Midmarket EST: 11:00 a.m. | GMT: 16:00 We are now living in a truly digital age, where technology is rapidly creating new sources of business value and competitive advantage for companies of all sizes. This will lead to a different breed of digitally minded, technology-enabled enterprises that will require a new focus and strategy. This session explores the forces shaping the digital age, the new capabilities required to be successful, and the challenges and opportunities midsize organizations face in becoming digital businesses. Mon, 14 Dec 2015 12:00:00 EST 3091418 Gartner Webinars Top 10 Emerging Trends and Their Impacts on Your IT Operation EST: 9:00 a.m. & 12:00 p.m. | PST: 6:00 a.m. & 9:00 a.m. | GMT: 14:00 & 17:00 These top trends span consumer, business and technology, and all will have direct impacts on how IT delivers services to the business over the next five years. Unless IT understands how these trends are emerging, and what cascade effects they will have on IT operations, the impact on strategy, planning and operations can be significant. Tue, 15 Dec 2015 12:00:00 EST 3139324 Gartner Webinars Use a Bimodal Digital Workplace Strategy to Move Both Fast and Slow EST: 8:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. | GMT: 13:00 & 16:00 IT departments need to move quickly to provide an effective digital workplace, but also ensure the fundamentals are rock solid. A bimodal strategy will help you move fast when you can, but also slow when you need to. Wed, 16 Dec 2015 12:00:00 EST 3122717 Gartner Webinars Key Investments and Strategies to Take Mobile Beyond 2015 EST: 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. | PST: 7:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. | GMT: 15:00 & 18:00 Many organizations have moved to a multiplatform, multi-device strategy, supporting bring your own device (BYOD) and bring your own apps (BYOA) alongside corporate-issued devices and apps. Successful enterprises and organizations need to put a strategy in place to ensure that they are making the right investments to optimize the benefits presented by these new imperatives. Thu, 17 Dec 2015 12:00:00 EST 3145517 Gartner Webinars How Project Managers in the Midmarket Can Move Beyond Spreadsheets EST: 11:00 a.m. | GMT: 16:00 The ubiquitous spreadsheet remains prevalent as a valued tool in the project manager's toolbox, yet this widespread use leads to as many problems as it solves. Duplicated information, arguments about whose data is most accurate and the challenges of distributed teams mean that more fit-for-purpose tools are growing in appeal. This webinar provides guidance on some of the options available to midmarket project managers. Thu, 17 Dec 2015 12:00:00 EST 3054417 Gartner Webinars