Gartner Research

Innovation Insight for Visual Configuration

Published: 14 June 2017

ID: G00326234

Analyst(s): Mark Lewis

Summary

Visual configurators are now mature enough for widespread deployment, and most leading cloud CPQ vendors now include or integrate with one. Application leaders responsible for sales applications should seize the opportunity to disrupt their industry by being the first to offer visual configuration.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Definition
  • Description
    • 2D
    • 3D
    • Augmented Reality
    • Virtual Reality
    • Floor Space Planning
    • Computer-Aided Design
    • Configuration to Visualization Mapping
  • Benefits and Uses
    • Adoption Rate
  • Risks
  • Recommendations
  • Representative Providers

Gartner Recommended Reading

©2019 Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Gartner is a registered trademark of Gartner, Inc. and its affiliates. This publication may not be reproduced or distributed in any form without Gartner’s prior written permission. It consists of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization, which should not be construed as statements of fact. While the information contained in this publication has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable, Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartner research may address legal and financial issues, Gartner does not provide legal or investment advice and its research should not be construed or used as such. Your access and use of this publication are governed by Gartner’s Usage Policy. Gartner prides itself on its reputation for independence and objectivity. Its research is produced independently by its research organization without input or influence from any third party. For further information, see Guiding Principles on Independence and Objectivity.

Already have a Gartner Account?

Become a client