Gartner Research

Prioritize Your Unified Workspaces Adoption Strategy Based on Business Value and Digital Workplace Goals

Published: 13 March 2017

ID: G00323514

Analyst(s): Federica Troni , Nathan Hill , Bryan Taylor


Unified workspaces will become the new reality of end-user computing and a powerful enabler for the digital workplace. Gartner demonstrates how aggressively I&O leaders responsible for mobile and endpoint strategies should pursue a unified workspaces model based on priorities and demand signals.

Table Of Contents


  • Determine the Best Unified Workspaces Adoption Strategy by Aligning With an Organization Category and Identifying Areas to Prioritize as You Transform Your Delivery Model
  • Reduce Complexity and Support Overhead by Adopting a Platform Approach, Versus a Multivendor Strategy, to Unified Workspaces
    • Application Independence
    • User Centricity
    • Contextualization
  • Adopt Technologies Based on Maturity Level and Align With Digital Workplace Stakeholders and Transformation Plans
    • Unified Workspaces Should Be a Strategic Backdrop Against Which Initiatives Are Launched and Investments Are Made

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