Futurum Research: Exploring the Future of Digital Transformation, Disruption, Innovation, and Experience

Futurum 2020 Digital Transformation Index

2020 Digital Transformation Index

Futurum is an independent research, analysis, and advisory firm focused on digital innovation, market-disrupting technologies, and industry trends. Every day our analysts, researchers, and advisors help business leaders from around the world anticipate tectonic shifts in their industries and leverage disruptive innovation to either gain or maintain a competitive advantage in their markets.

What We Do

While our three key focus areas are research, analysis, and insights, we also provide a full menu of advisory services geared toward helping organizations technological change and successfully operationalize digital transformation.

Working with our team of seasoned analysts, you will gain the knowledge, advice, and resources you need to achieve your mission-critical business priorities and position your brand and your team as industry experts.

Meet Our Analysts


Daniel Newman

Principal Analyst + Founding Partner


Shelly Kramer

Lead Analyst + Founding Partner


Olivier Blanchard

Research Director + Senior Analyst


Fred McClimans

Research Director + Senior Analyst


Ron Westfall

Research Director + Senior Analyst

Our Research + Insights

C3 AI Snowflake Partnership Aimed at Delivering Next Gen Enterprise AI Apps at Scale — and Expanding Market Presence

June 17, 2021
C3 AI Snowflake partnership aimed at delivering next gen enterprise AI apps at scale — and expanding market presence.

The Problem with Congress’s 5 New Antitrust Bills Aimed at Reigning In U.S. Big Tech

June 17, 2021
The problem with Congress’s 5 new antitrust bills aimed at reigning In U.S. big tech. Let's do a deep dive in.

Intel Changing Data Center Stakes with Debut of Infrastructure Processing Unit

June 16, 2021
Intel unveils Intel IPU aimed at powering intelligent DC architecture build, gaining key differentiation through development collaboration with hyperscalers

U.S. Government Launches National Artificial Intelligence Research Resource Task Force

June 16, 2021
U.S. Government Launches National Artificial Intelligence Research Resource Task Force, better late than never.

How AI Price Optimization Can Play a Significant Role in Both Business Growth and Customer Experience

June 2, 2021
If you want to take your commerce strategies to the next level, download your copy of this research report today.

PC Industry and Chips — A Look at What’s Now and What’s Ahead. Exploring Evolving Architectures and Ecosystems for Client Computing

May 18, 2021
If you’re interested in learning more about today’s PC CPU market, download your copy of PC Industry and Chips — A Look at What’s Now and What’s A

In a World Where Customer Experience is Everything, Platform Strategy is Key

May 17, 2021
If you are interested in learning more about how to transform your customer experience strategy, download your copy today.

A Look at How a Next Gen IT Support Experience Can Deliver Significant Business Value

March 23, 2021
If you are interested in learning more about how to transform your IT support services, download your copy today.

The Rise of Confidential Computing – Trust: The New Battlefield in the Age of Digital Transformation

April 2, 2021
Confidential Computing is the logical solution for organizations focused on cybersecurity. Download your copy of this report today.

2020 Digital Transformation Index

October 29, 2020
If you are looking to improve your Digital Transformation initiatives, download your copy of the 2020 Digital Transformation Index today.

The Promise of IoT for CSPs

May 6, 2020
The promise of IoT for CSPs as an added revenue stream is great. CSPs can define themselves as a smarter pipe. Here’s a look at what that will require.

Zoom’s Pandemic-fueled Growth is the Start, Not the End

June 16, 2021
Zoom's revenue growth is slowing, but it has diversified its offerings, creating a long and wide runway for the company.

NVIDIA Overdelivers Again, and Don’t Expect that to End Soon

June 11, 2021
NVIDIA has many levers of growth, and its standout performance may earn it inclusion in the Dow Jones Industrial Average.

This Selloff in Tech is Irrational — Even More so than Last Year’s Climb

June 10, 2021
With growth for semiconductors, PCs, Cloud, AI, 5G, and electric vehicles robust, it’s hard to suggest tech investors are forward-looking.

Why You Need a Customer Data Platform for First-Party Data

June 1, 2021
Let's take a look at why your company needs a Customer Data Platform (CDP) for your first-party data. Start with shifting your strategy.

Our Clients

 Technology Vendors

Understand and engage your customers with insight into the mind of your buyer, competitive landscape, and market opportunities.

 Service Providers

Maximize your business value with insight into the innovative technologies, business models, and market dynamics driving your industry.

 Enterprise IT Leaders

Make informed decisions about the innovative technologies and companies that enable your IT transformation plan.

 Investment/Acquisition Decision-Makers

Use our proprietary and deal data to make your investment, alliance, and acquisition decisions with confidence.