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


Steven Dickens

VP of Sales/Business Dev + Senior Analyst


Olivier Blanchard

Research Director + Senior Analyst


Fred McClimans

Research Director + Senior Analyst


Ron Westfall

Research Director + Senior Analyst

Our Research + Insights

Temenos and Zafin Availability on IBM Financial Services Cloud Platform Shows Banking-aaS Technology Stack Starts to Gain Traction

September 15, 2021
Temenos and Zafin availability on IBM financial services cloud platform shows banking-aaS technology stack starts to gain traction.

Teradata Reimagines Strategy to Deliver Sustainable Growth and Value Creation

September 15, 2021
Teradata unveils reimagined sustainable growth strategy, including more than $1B in cloud ARR by fiscal 2025 and new Vantage BYOM capabilities.

Part Two of Series: More on 5G RFFE and Why It’s Part of the 5G Puzzle

September 14, 2021
Part Two of Series: More on 5G RFFE and why it’s part of the 5G puzzle.

Poly Announces New Video Conferencing Tools at Zoomtopia 2021

September 14, 2021
Poly announces new video conferencing tools at Zoomtopia 2021 continuing the upward trajectory of the company since the pandemic.

Enabling Business Value Through the Five Pillars of Enterprise Care

September 8, 2021
If you are interested in learning more about HPE’s Pointnext Complete Care and how it can change your organization, download this brief today.

Oracle’s MySQL Database Service with HeatWave: A Massively-Scalable Integrated Query Accelerator on OCI

August 20, 2021
If you are interested in learning about how MySQL Database service with HeatWave can change your business, download this new paper today.

Embracing the Intelligent Enterprise in the High Tech Industry

July 28, 2021
If you’re interested in learning how to transform your High Tech organization, download your copy of this research brief today.

Full-Fiber MDU: Enabling the Lifestyle Better Broadband Provides

July 25, 2021
For a complete dive into the full-fiber MDU environment, download your copy of this white paper 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.

The New Normal: Hybrid Work Means Greater Focus On Endpoint Security

September 7, 2021
With remote work here to stay for many organizations, endpoint security has never been more crucial. Let's take a look.

Talent Shortages Are Magnifying The Need For Improving Employee Experience

August 23, 2021
Talent shortages are being felt in the tech industry and the talent shortages are magnifying the need for improving the employee experience.

5 Steps For Containing App Sprawl In The Workplace

August 19, 2021
It is time to take a strategic look at your app sprawl in the workplace, and contain it if necessary. Here are 5 steps to help.

Want To Improve Digital Adoption? Harness The Data

August 9, 2021
The application of data and the utilization of a growing category of digital adoption platforms can streamline your processes.

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.