Gartner Research

Putting People at the Center of Workplace Design With the Digital Workgrid

Published: 23 May 2016

ID: G00298442

Analyst(s): Jim Murphy , Morgan Yeates


Technological design elegance does not necessarily translate into user engagement or even effectiveness. A digital workgrid architecture prioritizes employee workplace practices and shifts IT's focus to a deeper consideration of human needs.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges


  • Incorporating User Centricity Into Technology


  • Establish a Digital Workgrid That Ensures User Centricity, Connectivity, Contextualization and Intelligence, Supports Nonroutine Work, and Exploits New Digital Workplace Technologies
  • Incorporate User-Centric Design Practices in Digital Workgrid Development to Exploit Technology Innovation and Avoid Technology Fatigue

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