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  • 5 August 2020

    Global Unified Commerce Forecast: Payments Scenario Analysis

    Given the uncertain economic environment, we have augmented our market forecast with a scenario analysis that incorporates alternative economic and market-specific assumptions and provides a range of potential outcomes for the market.

  • 26 June 2020

    Workforce Productivity & Collaboration " COVID-19 Impact: Communications Platform-as-a-Service Market Scenario Analysis

    Given the uncertain economic environment, we have augmented our market forecast with a scenario analysis that incorporates alternative economic and market-specific assumptions and provides a range of potential outcomes for the market. This range of possible market scenarios, supported by observable and defensible assumptions, is designed to serve as a starting point for discussion and analysis of what is likely to lie ahead for 451 clients. It is critical that the data sources and assumptions used to underpin the planning and forecasting process be vetted and able to capture the nuances of a fluctuating market.

  • 19 June 2020

    COVID-19 Update: 2020 Trends in Customer Experience & Commerce

    The coronavirus outbreak has rapidly shifted global markets, including those related to enterprise technology, since we published our 2020 Trends report on Customer Experience & Commerce in December 2019. This foreword serves as an update to our 2020 predictions in light of market changes due to COVID-19.

  • 15 June 2020

    Not all automated decision intelligence is equal

    Automated decision intelligence is currently sweeping the analytics sector, but while offerings of this ilk " broadly speaking " serve up automated insights and recommendations directly to business decision-makers to obviate the need to go hunting for them, their methods vary.

  • 2 June 2020

    Hewlett Packard Enterprise sharpens its remote focus with SimpliVity refresh

    As COVID-19 and the edge continue to reshape the IT ecosystem, HPE refreshes its SimpliVity 325 and Nimble Storage dHCI platforms to better accommodate IT managers seeking to meet unique requirements. HPE's purpose-built, AMD EPYC-powered system targets, in part, performance-hungry VDI requirements facing organizations as remote work deployments take flight.

  • 22 April 2020

    COVID-19: Returning to work and other activities with blockchain-based digital health passports

    A flurry of digital health and immunity passport proposals have come forward, seeking to help remobilize the economy while keeping people safe as COVID-19-related national lockdowns are gradually lifted. Distributed ledger technology is a key part of the story.

  • 8 April 2020

    How a history of paranoia and strategies for next-gen architecture are helping with internet-based services during COVID-19

    The coronavirus may have halted some projects, but in areas of cloud and datacenter connectivity it is pushing companies to fast-track deployments, forcing the industry toward predicted adoption rates for 2021 and beyond.

  • 7 April 2020

    Readiness a key driver of enterprise DevOps in age of pandemic

    Even before the coronavirus pandemic, responsiveness was a key driver and advantage of enterprise DevOps, ranking right alongside speed and efficiency. Overcoming DevOps barriers is becoming even more critical to achieving digital transformation and remaining innovative and competitive in the market.

  • 31 March 2020

    COVID-19: An opportunity for virtual and augmented reality to shine

    Will technology industry conferences and travel practices be permanently reshaped, or will they revert to the volume and velocity of the tried and tired from the BC age (Before Coronavirus)? With many tech vendor events transitioning from physical to virtual conferences, this has to be the use case VR has been looking for.

  • 18 March 2020

    Workforce Productivity & Collaboration Market Monitor: CPaaS

    Communications platform as a service (CPaaS) is a cloud-based platform that enables developers to add real-time communications features to their own applications without needing to build back-end infrastructure and interfaces. The business communications landscape is largely defined by a framework that looks at broad, distinct product categories, including unified communications and contact center solutions. In the last 10 years, the underlying premises for this framework have been increasingly challenged by disruptive models for delivering business communications, such as CPaaS and the emergence of mobile messaging and digital channels, which are providing alternatives to traditional business communications for customer engagement and employee productivity and collaboration.This report leverages 451 Research's deep knowledge of and relationships within the CPaaS market, resulting in a proprietary forecast based on a bottom-up analysis of 46 vendors' current revenue and growth expectations through 2024. Included is an overview of the CPaaS market and two sub-segments; market and sub-segment revenue estimates and growth forecasts; and a detailed analysis of the CPaaS competitive landscape by product portfolio.