Gartner Research

Blockchain Unraveled: Determining Its Suitability for Your Organization

Published: 20 May 2019

ID: G00387734

Analyst(s): Avivah Litan , Chrissy Healey , David Groombridge , Adrian Leow


Blockchain projects with pragmatic applications are generating business value unique to blockchain-enabling technologies. CIOs should use this research to understand when blockchain makes sense and the critical factors to consider to capture this new business value.

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

Insight From the Analyst

  • Blockchain‚Äôs Time Is Now

Executive Overview

  • Definition

Research Highlights

  • Aligning Blockchain Technology to Your Use Case
    • Related Research
  • Blockchain in Action Across Industries
    • Related Research
  • Aligning Your Business and Operations to Blockchain
    • Related Research
  • Peer Perspective
  • Key Initiatives for Continuous Insight

Related Priorities

Gartner Analysts Supporting This Trend

Related Resources

  • Webinars
  • Conferences
  • Articles

©2021 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

Learn how to access this content as a Gartner client.