Forrester Research Predictions for 2017: Speed Amid Volatility
Empowered Customers Will Accelerate Change
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Insatiable customers will spur firm-wide transformations.
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Executive leadership turnover will accelerate.
Emerging tech will become real fast.
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CIOs Will Shift Operations To Drive Speed
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Slow-growing budgets will get reallocated.
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Agile and DevOps will dominate; design thinking will percolate.
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New talent sourcing methods will emerge.
CIOs will correct bimodal missteps.
Leading CIOs Will Accelerate Adoption of Five Key Technologies
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Cloud will become central to your changing customer and product ecosystem.
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Open source will drive speed of innovation and faster time-to-market.
IoT adoption will evolve beyond the experimental stage.
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Augmented reality and artificial intelligence will take hold.
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