As I sat down to write about the Gartner/AMR deal this morning (click here for the details and Spend Matters’ initial take), I realized that I could probably fill a book with my thoughts on what the deal bodes for the future of research, publishing and expert consulting models in the technology sector. But rather than ramble on about it, I thought I’d structure my initial thoughts into five key concepts that suggest what the Gartner / AMR deal might mean for the future of industry analyst research and business models in the Spend Management sector and far beyond. Without further ado let’s dig in.
Articles in this series
- Gartner-AMR tipping the scales even more
- Five Things the Gartner/AMR Deal Suggests for the Future of Industry Analyst Research
- Gartner to Acquire AMR Research: Supply Chain and Procurement Analyst Game Over?