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Cool Vendors, 2017 — Stand Up to Be Noticed, Stand Out to Lead: A Gartner Trend Insight Report

Published: 05 June 2017

ID: G00332620

Analyst(s): Martin Reynolds , John-David Lovelock , Daryl Plummer , Janelle Hill


For a smaller vendor, getting noticed is necessary to grow into relevance. Standing out with a new capability or disrupting your way into the spotlight is important. CIOs must seek the standouts and the disruptors to learn how Cool Vendors can help them stay ahead in a world of change.

Table Of Contents
  • Opportunities and Challenges
  • What You Need to Know

Insight From the Analyst

  • Leadership Is About Managing Change

Executive Overview

  • Definition

Research Highlights

  • How Are Cool Vendors Standing Out in Fast-Paced Markets?
    • Related Research
  • Why Are Cool Vendors Able to Help CIOs Maintain a Strong Pace of Digital innovation?
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  • What Makes Cool Vendors Disruptive in Their Segments?
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