Gartner Webinars Gartner Webinar Feed en-us Cloud Computing Primer: Eliminate Confusion EDT: 10:00 a.m. | PDT: 7:00 a.m. | GMT: 14:00 Cloud computing, in its many forms, has become an integral part of IT. Yet, even after 10 years of cloud hype, confusion is still rampant. Learn the best practices that will help IT leaders, CIOs and IT professionals develop strategies that take full advantage of cloud as they shift to digital business. Mon, 25 Sep 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3787368 Gartner Webinars L'Impatto di Windows 10 sul Digital Workplace 11am CET | 10am BST | 5am EDT Windows 10 introduce una serie di nuove funzionalità e impone cambiamenti significativi nei modelli di gestione dellend user computing. I leader IT impegnati nella pianificazione e realizzazione di programmi di digital workplace possono usare la migrazione a Windows 10 come unopportunità per promuovere un ambiente di lavoro più legato al cloud, user centrico e self-service. Tue, 26 Sep 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3745920 Gartner Webinars Key Macro Trends Shaping the Future of the Enterprise Software Market EDT: 11:00 a.m. | PDT: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 15:00 The enterprise software market is being disrupted by digital business transformation and the shift to lightweight infrastructure, with open source, cloud and event processing as the key driving forces that will reshape the competitive landscape. We discuss the most-significant supply- and demand-side trends affecting current and upcoming dynamics in the enterprise software market as organizations capitalize on digital business. Tue, 26 Sep 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3724917 Gartner Webinars Delivering High-Impact Reference Models & Roadmap EDT: 2:00 p.m. | PDT: 11:00 a.m. | GMT: 18:00 CIOs and IT leaders know reference models and roadmaps are critical tools for informing investment decisions, exploring scenarios and guiding execution. However, many struggle to clearly define the purpose for their roadmaps and reference models, leading to limited impact. Thu, 28 Sep 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3787369 Gartner Webinars Marketing Technology Insight: How Brands Deploy and Leverage Martech Investments EDT: 1:00 p.m. | PDT: 10:00 a.m. | GMT: 17:00 Gartner's martech survey shows which technologies are driving marketing investment and adoption, today and tomorrow. From technology staples like web analytics to advanced technology like multi-touch attribution, we'll look at key findings, recommendations and rich insights beyond the published research. Walk away with an understanding and benchmark of how B2B, B2C and B2B2C marketers are investing in martech to create leverage for their marketing teams. Mon, 02 Oct 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3800566 Gartner Webinars IT Spending 3Q17 Update: Top 10 IT Markets Strategic Planners Must Track in 2018 Sharpen your strategic planning for 2018 with the latest Global IT Spend numbers and insights. Expect many markets to shift dramatically in 2018. This has shaped up as a good growth year for Global IT Spending. Some markets that have done better than others, and communications spending continues to mediate growth. But, there are 10 markets that every strategic planner should have on their radar in 2018. We will help you determine how to enter new and growing markets and show you the 10 markets you need to watch most closely in 2018. Tue, 03 Oct 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3804865 Gartner Webinars How to Architect the IoT Edge EDT: 1:00 p.m. | PDT: 10:00 a.m. | GMT: 17:00 The IoT Edge is where the physical and digital worlds meet. As we prepare to take on tens of billions of IoT devices, this webinar will provide a step-by-step methodology to design the IoT edge. We will also demonstrate a working IoT system that controls a Robotic Arm using edge computing. Attendees receive a downloadable IoT Edge Design Kit. Wed, 04 Oct 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3804963 Gartner Webinars Avoid the Common Outsourcing Pitfalls: The Next Evolution IT outsourcing complexity is growing and hybrid solutions are now necessary to support the evolution of the organizations digital platform. This presentation highlights lessons learned from several outsourcing deals and what should be done differently to succeed in new-generation outsourcing. What are the common pitfalls in SLA definition, and how do you ensure they represent the real user experience? How do you structure the exit strategy so it doesnt become a nightmare? How do you retain the ability to drive positive provider behavior? Mon, 09 Oct 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3804964 Gartner Webinars How to Build Advanced KRIs that Influence Business Decision Making Key risk indicators should have defensible causal relationships to business impacts and present leading indicators to decision makers. Linking risk to corporate performance through good metrics will improve the relevance of risk and security to executives and make the risk and security program more effective. Tue, 10 Oct 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3804867 Gartner Webinars Designing and Implementing a Cloud Strategy Cloud is no longer an "if;" it's a "how" for most organizations. Many recognize they need cloud services to stay competitive, drive innovation and create agility across their business. Join this session to learn how to build and implement a "cloud-first" strategy for your business to consume cloud services at scale. Tue, 10 Oct 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3804869 Gartner Webinars Create a Sourcing Strategy for the Digital Age Creating a flexible sourcing strategy is essential in the digital age, as business stakeholders require the integration of traditional and legacy with cloud and digital services. This session will focus on how to create a flexible strategy that is relevant to the critical priorities of your business. Wed, 11 Oct 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3805064 Gartner Webinars How to Use Gartner's Special Report on Applying Artificial Intelligence EDT: 11:00 a.m. | PDT: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 15:00 Artificial intelligence promises better ways to transform your organization by augmenting workers and addressing historical challenges. Gartner analysts developed research to brainstorm and develop strategies for employing artificial intelligence in your organization. Get a tour of this research during this Special Report webinar. Wed, 11 Oct 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3805065 Gartner Webinars Infonomics: Monetizing, Managing and Measuring Information as an True Asset Do you envy other companies that innovatively wield information as a competitive weapon? Does your organization inventory and track its office furniture, but not its data? Do your executives have any idea what your information assets are actually worth or their untapped economic value? Infonomics is a new discipline for IT, information, business, and corporate leaders who demand their organizations squeeze ever-more value from available data. Doug Laney shares answers from his new book, Infonomics: Monetizing, Managing and Measuring Information for Competitive Advantage, on how to thrive, not just survive, in the Information Age. Thu, 12 Oct 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3804864 Gartner Webinars Digital Disruption and the New Digital Disruptors EDT: 11:00 a.m. | PDT: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 15:00 We constantly face new technologies and business models -- or new ways to apply existing technologies and business models. There are numerous examples of how new entrants have disrupted existing markets and wreaked havoc on established businesses. Digital business is often a common component of many of these disruptions. Some new entrants are not true disruptions, but rather features or fads. A fundamental shift is what defines a disruption, and it can alter the very core of value generation in many ways, some directly and many secondarily. The ability to discern between fads, features and true disruptions is becoming critical as the rate of new technologies and vendors continues to increase. The main challenge to manage disruption is to recognize, prioritize and respond appropriately. Thu, 12 Oct 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3805066 Gartner Webinars Vendor Management Best Practices for Midsize Enterprises EDT: 10:00 a.m. | PDT: 7:00 a.m. | GMT: 14:00 Midsize enterprises increasingly rely on IT vendors to deliver a range of solutions and services. However, the resources, processes, models and technologies necessary to manage these vendors is often minimally formalized. This reduces negotiating leverage, leading to suboptimal vendor performance. Learn about the Gartner Vendor Management Framework to drive more value, reduce risk and define responsibilities for vendor management activities. Mon, 16 Oct 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3805067 Gartner Webinars Gartner Hype Cycles 2017: Key Technology Trends Driving Growth EDT: 11:00 a.m. | PDT: 8:00 a.m. 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 ones. 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. Mon, 16 Oct 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3805866 Gartner Webinars Leadership Vision 2018: Infrastructure & Operations EDT: 9:00 a.m. | PDT: 6:00 a.m. | GMT: 13:00 Digital business transformation offers both opportunities and challenges for infrastructure and operations (I&O) leaders. But they have to start this transformation by changing themselves. They need to make bold bets with limited information and unclear outcomes. This presentation is a critical tool to ensure corporate and personal success for I&O leaders. It highlights major challenges and trends including digital impacting the role, and provides practical advice and best practices to overcome these challenges and successfully deliver the expected business outcomes. Tue, 17 Oct 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3804863 Gartner Webinars Assessing a Blockchain Platform: A Technical Primer EDT: 1:00 p.m. | PDT: 10:00 a.m. | GMT: 17:00 Blockchain platforms are not created equally. They vary from enabling true decentralization of a business process to just implementing shared ledgers. Technical professionals need a clear understanding of blockchain platforms design goals and how to enable functional components before selecting a use case for proof of concept. Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3805068 Gartner Webinars Develop a Pragmatic Vision & Strategy for Digital Business Security EDT: 9:00 a.m. | PDT: 6:00 a.m. | GMT: 13:00 Digital business challenges the basic principles of information risk and security management. Risk and security leaders must understand the risks associated with digital innovation, and balance the imperative to protect the enterprise with the need to adopt innovative technology approaches. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3805069 Gartner Webinars Ride the Major Trends in Artificial Intelligence EDT: 11:00 a.m. | PDT: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 15:00 Artificial intelligence makes the use of computing simpler than it has ever been and allows software to accomplish what previously we believed only humans could do. Discover how artificial intelligence will improve computer interfaces, applications, real-world devices and ecosystems of computing. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3805163 Gartner Webinars The Disruptive Potential of Blockchain Technology EDT: 11:00 a.m. | PDT: 8:00 a.m. Everyone is talking about blockchain, but there's a great deal of misunderstanding around this disruptive innovation. We find that 90% of enterprise blockchain projects actually don't need blockchain technology, and in fact would be better off without it. This session covers root causes for this misalignment, shows how to deal with avoidable mistakes in blockchain projects and how to conceive realistic projects that will deliver business value. Mon, 23 Oct 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3805664 Gartner Webinars Monetizing Public Cloud Opportunities in China, Russia and India EDT: 9:00 a.m. | PDT: 6:00 a.m. All IT markets are directly or indirectly disrupted by Cloud Services. Gartner predicts that through 2020 the Cloud shift will grow to $216 Billion. The magnitude of the cloud shift varies by market segment and geographic region. With this shift, incumbent infrastructure providers are exploring ways to defend their traditional business model. In this session, we'll provide Business Unit leaders at IT providers guidance on how they can benefit from the cloud shift in emerging markets. Tue, 24 Oct 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3805665 Gartner Webinars Drive Employee Adoption of New Supply Chain Technology EDT: 11:00 a.m. | PDT: 8:00 a.m. Supply chain technology is changing rapidly as supply chains grow more complex and digital. Supply chain leaders often overestimate their ability to implement change. What actually drives SC employees to adapt to change is different from what SC leaders perceive leads to adoption. However, change management activities are not given the level of priority needed to gain employees' true commitment. Get the insights you need to manage change and to engage your employees in SC technology transformations. Wed, 25 Oct 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3805863 Gartner Webinars Preparing Your Organization for Modern BI and Analytics EDT: 10:00 a.m. | PDT: 7:00 a.m. Modern BI and analytics is not (only) about having the right set of tools. Without the right organization model, the proper roles, skills, processes and governance, the chances of succeeding are slim. This webinar identifies the best practices and critical success factors required to deliver according to user expectations. Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3805864 Gartner Webinars Leverage Your Supply Chain to Deliver Excellence in Customer Experience EDT: 11:00 a.m. | PDT: 8:00 a.m. Leading organizations, such as Amazon and Apple, have declared that focusing on the customer experience has become the single most important factor for an organization to achieve business success - creating a significant point of differentiation and competitive advantage. Yet many organizations don't recognize that the logistics and customer service functions typically have the most interactions with customers over the duration of the customer lifecycle. Companies are overlooking the opportunity these frequent interactions with customers represent and the pivotal role of the supply chain in driving better customer experiences. This webinar will offer insights on why the topic of customer experience is at the top of many CEO agendas, and how supply chain can embrace a leadership role in managing the customer's interactions and building excellence in customer experience. Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:00:00 EDT 3805865 Gartner Webinars Healthcare Supply Chain Top 25 EST: 11:00 a.m. | PST: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 16:00 In this webinar, Gartner analysts reveal the ninth annual Healthcare Supply Chain Top 25. Twenty-five manufacturers, IDNs, distributors and retail pharmacies will be recognized for their capabilities and leadership across the complex and interdependent healthcare supply chain. Wed, 15 Nov 2017 12:00:00 EST 3743717 Gartner Webinars