This is Gartner’s latest. It comes as we are thinking about the convergence among software, hardware, and services companies, all trying to stovepipe their clients, none of them trying to help their clients actually do multinational eight-tribe information-sharing and sense-making.
Then there is the complete absence of visionaries, at least that Gartner has noticed or deigned to list.
It merits comment that “Business Intelligence” is nothing more than internal data mining, it does not integrate the other three quadrants, for that see Graphic: Four Quadrants J-2 High Cell SMS Low and Graphic: Human Intelligence (HUMINT) J-2 Central. Links to other graphics can be seen atSearch: information sharing graphic dod.