Gartner Research

An Overview of Digital Design for CIOs

Published: 10 April 2018

ID: G00346851

Analyst(s): Brian Prentice


The growing importance of stakeholder engagement as a key measurement of IT success creates a need for a digital design capability. To help CIOs lead this effort, this research answers some fundamental questions about digital design.

Table Of Contents


  • What Is Digital Design?
  • How Does Digital Design Impact IT Operations?
  • Is Design Thinking the Same Thing as Digital Design? Can We Build a Digital Design Capability Through Design Thinking?
  • What Impact Does Digital Design Have on the Way IT Engages the Rest of the Enterprise?

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