Gartner Research

IT Market Clock for Higher Education, 2014

Published: 13 August 2014

ID: G00264145

Analyst(s): Marti Harris, Jan-Martin Lowendahl, Terri-Lynn Thayer, Gregg Kreizman, Roberta Witty, Tom Austin, Matthew Cain

Summary

As technologies important to higher education move through market life cycles, commoditization increases and deployment priorities change. CIOs must understand the maturity and commoditization levels of assets to build deployment road maps, negotiate pricing, plan divestments and manage portfolios.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • What You Need to Know
  • The IT Market Clock
    • Useful Market Life
    • Commoditization
    • Market Life and Commoditization Measures
    • IT Market Clock Changes for 2014
  • IT Market Clock Recommendation Summary
  • Market Background
  • Supplier Landscape
  • Asset Class Profiles
    • Advantage
    • Choice
    • Cost
    • Replacement
  • Assets Not Included

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