2018 Analyst Firm Awards to be published on 10 September

The world’s most valuable industry analyst firms will be honoured by the announcement of the 2018 Analyst Firm Awards on 10 September. The awards reflect the opinions of hundreds of those firms’ users collected by the 2017-18 Analyst Value Survey. The focus of the survey, on the most valuable analyst firms, spotlights how analyst firms can Read more about 2018 Analyst Firm Awards to be published on 10 September[…]

James Stanton accepts 451 Research's Analyst Firm Award from Duncan Chapple

Ovum & 451 advanced in 2017 Marketing Analyst Firm Awards

These awards have been superseded by the 2018 Marketing and Policy Analyst Firm Awards.   Marketing is one of the most important areas of expertise where analysts are creating value for their users. According to the participants in the 2016-17 Analyst Value Survey, the ten firms creating the most value through insight into marketing were Read more about Ovum & 451 advanced in 2017 Marketing Analyst Firm Awards[…]

HfS Research overtakes Forrester in 2017 Outsourcing & Automation Analyst Firm Awards

This post has been superseded by the 2018 Services and Cloud Analyst Firm Awards. The 2017 Outsourcing & Automation Analyst Firm Awards contain quite a surprise. According to the responses from automation and outsourcing professionals who responded to the 2017 Analyst Value Survey, HfS Research has overtaken Forrester as the second most valuable analyst firm they use. Gartner, Read more about HfS Research overtakes Forrester in 2017 Outsourcing & Automation Analyst Firm Awards[…]

CXP & HfS overtake ISG in 2017 IT Services Analyst Firm Awards

This post has been superceded by the 2018 Services and Cloud Analyst Firm Awards. IT services is one of the highest value segments covered by the Analyst Value Survey. Participants in the 2016/17 survey told us that just five firms produce most of the value coming from the dozens of analyst and advisory organizations in Read more about CXP & HfS overtake ISG in 2017 IT Services Analyst Firm Awards[…]

TechMarketView, Ovum & Kable in top 10 supply-side Analyst Firm Awards

Alongside the traditional top five firms, TechMarketView, Ovum and Kable are notable new entrants in the Supply-Side Analyst Firm Awards for 2016. As last year, the five firms delivering the most value are Gartner, Forrester, HfS Research, IDC and NelsonHall.

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Gartner, HfS & Forrester again top demand-side Analyst Firm Awards

Users of analyst research in hundreds of demand-side organisations (those which buy ICT solutions, rather than those which supply them) have given their opinions to the Analyst Value Survey and, as a result, we’re able to announce the ten firms that are delivering the most value to them. […]

Gartner, Forrester, HfS & IDC top 2016 Americas Analyst Firm Awards

This 2015 post has been superceded by the 2018 Americas Analyst Firm Award.

Users of analyst insight in the Americas say that Gartner, Forrester Research, HfS Research and IDC are the firms delivering the most value. […]

Analyst Firm Awards 2016: Top 10 Americas

Gartner & Forrester topped 2016 Americas Analyst Firm Awards

These awards from 2015 have been superseded by the 2018 Americas Analyst Firm Awards. Users of analyst insight in the Americas said that Gartner, Forrester Research, HfS Research and IDC were the firms that delivered the most value in 2015. HfS’ move up to third place will surprise many readers. It shows that, despite IDC’s Read more about Gartner & Forrester topped 2016 Americas Analyst Firm Awards[…]

The Top Ten Analyst Firms For Business Growth

One of the most interesting discoveries of the Analyst Value Survey was that some demand-side firms have a very different idea from supply-side firms about which analyst firms are driving business growth. We asked users of analyst services to name the five firms that most drove business growth, Generally there was agreement about the top ten. […]

Announcing The Ten Top Telecoms Analyst Firms

Over 200 telecoms and networking professionals told the Analyst Value Survey that Gartner, IDC and Forrester were the three most valuable analyst firms. That’s a great result for IDC, but the real surprise is the strong performance of services firms in the telecoms top ten of our analyst firm awards, and the fall of telecoms specialists like Ovum and the 451 team that was previously Yankee Group. […]