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Cool Vendors 2018: Technologies and Business Come Together to Solve Hard Problems — A Gartner Trend Insight Report

Published: 22 June 2018

ID: G00361335

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


Companies increasingly need smart vendor solutions to solve both nuanced and broad-ranging problems. Finding the right use-case scenarios is more critical than ever. CIOs must seek the standout vendors and learn how Cool Vendors can provide them with unique solutions.

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

Insight From the Analyst

  • Forget Unicorns and Dragons — Find Rare Solutions to Common Problems

Executive Overview

  • Definition

Research Highlights

  • How Are Cool Vendors Disrupting Traditional Ways of Working — Solving Problems Previously Thought Impossible?
    • Related Research
  • Why Is AI Being Embedded Everywhere in Cool Vendor Offerings?
    • Related Research
  • How Are Cool Vendors Delivering a Higher Degree of Precision of Data Than Ever Before?
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  • More on Cool Vendors, 2018

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