Digital Transformation

Digital transformation is not just about technology. It’s the necessary but challenging journey of operating digital-first with the speed and nimbleness to change rapidly, exploit technology to create lean operations, and free people to do more complex tasks. Prepare your organization with Forrester’s insights.

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Don’t Let Pandemic-Driven Tech Decisions Impact Your Opportunity To Be Future Fit

Matthew Guarini April 2, 2021
After a period of scrambling many technology leaders are looking to get their technology strategy back on track. Here's how you can do it.
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A Human-Centered, Technology-Enabled Future

Christopher Gilchrist April 1, 2021
As I begin my career at Forrester, it seems proper to have my first blog introduce my coverage areas and how they interact, generate relevancy, and create value.  The nature, design, and performance of managed organizations is evolving to accommodate drastic advancements in technology. To put this into context, technology investment has increased. However, productivity has declined from these investments over […]
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Turn Turbulence To Advantage With A Customer-Obsessed Tech Strategy

Learn how a new technology strategy can empower your organization to make the most of uncertainty.

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Boost Confidence And Transparency By Elevating Digital Superannuation Experiences

Zhi Ying Barry March 24, 2021
A perfect storm of change has hit the superannuation sector, as three distinct trends have converged. First, COVID-19 has accelerated digital adoption as super firms’ websites and mobile apps have become hubs for their members’ retirement planning decisions. In the past year, 60% of Australian online adults checked their account balance and transaction history online, […]
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Spotlight On Southeast Asia: The State Of Digital Transformation In Malaysia

Achim Granzen March 24, 2021
In late 2020, we fielded a Forrester Analytics Business Technographics® survey in two key Southeast Asian markets to understand the current state of digital transformation and cloud adoption. This blog post looks at the state of digital transformation (DT) in Malaysia. Only 46% Of Firms In Malaysia Are On A Digital Transformation Journey A minority […]
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Digital Business, Part 2: Developing Digital Products At Mars

Nigel Fenwick March 18, 2021

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How To Build Great Digital Products

Nigel Fenwick March 10, 2021
Back in 2014, my colleagues and I declared that “the future of business is digital.” Yet, to build a digital business, you must build digital products. And the most disruptive digital businesses — well, they build great digital products. How Do Disruptive Digital Leaders Build Great Digital Products? One of the keys to unlocking digital […]
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COVID-19 Accelerated Your Digital Momentum — Don’t Slow Down Now

Michael Barnes March 1, 2021
Digital leaders may never have a better chance to drive lasting business transformation and instill a digital-first culture than they do right now. Learn why.
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Reimagine Three Core Drivers For Tech Strategy Success

Get an inside look at the tech strategy to power your path to customer obsession.

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After Retail Banking, Now Banks Must Transform Their Corporate Banking

Arnav Gupta February 26, 2021
Digital transformation is coming to corporate banking. Corporate banking today is antiquated due to its highly customized and complex product offerings; lack of challengers to drive innovation; and strong barriers to switching for clients. Enterprise clients have lived with a subpar experience for far too long. Now these clients are starting to demand change. They […]
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Seize The Moment To Become A Future Fit Tech Leader

Phil Brunkard February 25, 2021
In the face of near- and long-term threats, tech leaders need a clear vision and highly adaptive strategies. Learn what future readiness will require.
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Your Website Is Your B2B Shop Window

Nigel Fenwick February 17, 2021
How many buyers really use the website? This was a question asked in a recent conversation with a consulting services client. It was asked in response to a critique of the website. My analysis showed how difficult it was for a buyer to understand digital business transformation services from the firm’s website. It’s perhaps not […]
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Digital Business And The Role Of The Chief Digital Officer

Nigel Fenwick February 9, 2021

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Insurtech Funding Roundup, Q4 2020: Insurtech Ends A Tumultuous Year Strongly

Jeffery Williams February 2, 2021
Despite the tumult of 2020, the insurtech market ended the year alive and (relatively) well. While funding did decline 6% year over year, the fourth quarter was the second strongest for funding in 2020 and the sixth largest since tracking began in 2010. The full version of our quarterly insurtech funding roundup report is on […]
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Discover The New Normal For Technology Leaders In Europe

Join Forrester analysts as they provide key next steps for european technology leaders entering the “new normal."

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In 2021, Banks Must Sustain The Digital Momentum

Aurelie L'Hostis January 29, 2021
We’re hitting the end of January. So, let me ask you, how is that New Year’s resolution coming along? Each year, many consumers vow to change their behavior come January 1, resolving to cut down on social media, eat more healthily, sort out their finances, or — for those in lockdown — go for a […]
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The Top Tech That Will Win Over Banks In 2021

Jost Hoppermann January 28, 2021
Banks are transforming their organizations with digital technologies. Forces such as emerging technology, fintechs, changing customer behavior, and the decomposition of the banking industry are influencing banking technology investment trends. The pandemic has further accelerated this change and introduced a greater focus on cost reduction. To learn how banks are planning to prioritize their technology […]
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The Best Is Yet To Come For Grocery E-Commerce In 2021

Scott Compton January 8, 2021
2020 was a banner year for grocery e-commerce as grocers swiftly responded to a massive pandemic-induced shift in consumer demand. But throughout the year, many grocers faced significant supply chain disruptions as well as costly (and rising) last-mile consumer expectations for same-day delivery and curbside pickup. It was a perfect storm of challenge and consequence, […]
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IoT Solutions Power Safe, Speedy, And Cold COVID-19 Vaccine Delivery

Nigel Fenwick December 15, 2020
By enabling temperature monitoring of vaccine shipments, advances in internet-of-things technology could play a major role in the vaccine's deployment.
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Rating The Top 10 Digital Business Transformation Firms

Nigel Fenwick November 18, 2020
Every year, more firms reach out to me to explain how they’re delivering their own brand of “digital transformation” to clients. When last I checked, I’m tracking over 170 vendors. Needless to say, some of these firms are much more adept at delivering effective transformation services than others. The simple truth is, almost every vendor […]
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Predictions 2021: IT Leader Webinar

Will the role of the IT leader thrive or dive in 2021? Get an inside look at Forrester's latest CIO predictions.

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Deciding When And What To Transition For Your Organization’s Digital Transformation

Anne Slough November 11, 2020
When thinking about implementing a digital transformation, there are things sales leaders must consider to align and compensate the organization’s sales resources with the shift. Forrester analyst Anne Slough shares how a digital transformation impacts the sales team’s success.
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Insurtech Funding Roundup, Q3 2020: Digital Insurers Drive Another Strong Quarter Of Funding

Jeffery Williams November 5, 2020
This year of the pandemic will forever be known for its effect on the way we work and interact. Although our “new normal” will be temporary, the digital transformation it brought about will prove lasting. Amid the chaos, insurtechs, with their digital-first business models, have benefited as their funding has continued to improve. In Q3, […]
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How Luxury Brands Must Close The Digital Gap

Michelle Beeson October 23, 2020
Back in the summer of 2017, we warned that luxury brands were out of time to improve their digital customer experiences. Since then, luxury brands have moved from relative inertia to a range of activities, from technology upgrades to partnerships and acquisitions. But the 2020 pandemic has shaken luxury brands to their core. Nonessential store […]
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