Gartner Research

Four Realities of the New Work Environment

Published: 03 April 2013

ID: G00339354

Analyst(s): CIO Research Team


Trends such as globalization, economic change, externalization, and consumerization are changing how work gets done. This document describes the four most important realities of today’s workplace: greater indepedence, frequent organizational change, greater knowledge intensity, and more technology choice. This document will help you to develop a strategy for adapting Applications to the new work environment, better understand the drivers for demand for mobility, analytics, and collaboration, and avoid wasting time and money on workplace trends that are hype rather than reality.

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