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

Senior Analyst + Founding Partner


Olivier Blanchard

Research Director + Senior Analyst


Fred McClimans

Research Director + Senior Analyst


Ron Westfall

Research Director + Senior Analyst

Our Research + Insights

Record Breaking Quarter and Year Wraps Up NVIDIA Fiscal 2021

February 24, 2021
NVIDIA capped off a strong fiscal 2021 with record revenue and earnings despite global chip shortages and economic headwinds.

Apple Search for Automotive LiDAR Supplier Fuels New Rumors About Project Titan

February 24, 2021
Apple's search for automotive LiDAR supplier fuels new rumors about Project Titan.

Apple M1 Vulnerability Opens Debate on Homegrown Silicon Risk

February 23, 2021
Apple M1 vulnerability "Silver Sparrow" has opened discussions as to the M1 and Apple's security risks as it moves to homegrown chips.

Juniper Commits Automatically to Experience First Networking Strategy

February 23, 2021
Juniper advances its Experience-First Networking strategy and looks to power ecosystem-wide adoption of automation with the debut of Paragon Automation.

Cisco Nexus 400G: Delivering Ecosystem-wide Data Center Networking Innovation

February 24, 2021
When it comes to decisions around the data center, a strategic approach is critical in today’s business climate, download our new white paper today.

The Intel vPro Platform: The Key to Fortifying Your PC Fleet

February 19, 2021
If you are interested in learning more about the Intel vPro platform, download your copy of our new white paper today.

Data-driven Insights Drive Automation and Optimize IT Operations

February 16, 2021
IT departments are being pushed to their limits but adopting an AIOps solution could change that. Download this white paper to learn more.

The Container-as-a-Service Value Proposition

February 12, 2021
If you are interested in learning more about why containerization might be the right solution for your organization, download your copy 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.

Amazon and Microsoft Rule the Cloud — but Where do Alphabet and Smaller Companies fit in?

February 24, 2021
Alphabet released cloud results for the first time. What's clear is that it isn't a shoo-in for No. 3 in the cloud business.

What Should CMOs Focus On In 2021?

February 23, 2021
CMOs around the world are dealing with not just digital transformation and growing customer expectations, but the continued pandemic.

Big Tech Provides A Shot In The Arm To Vaccine Rollout

February 16, 2021
Big Tech Provides A Shot In The Arm To Vaccine Rollout

Microsoft’s Momentum is Assured for 2021 After a Blowout Year-End Quarter

February 10, 2021
Many of Microsoft's business units had explosive growth in the three months through December, riding their momentum into 2021.

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.