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

Ericsson Goes Long on Open Network Innovation with $6.2 Billion Acquisition of Vonage

November 24, 2021
Ericsson agrees to acquire CPaaS stalwart Vonage for $6.2B cash in bid to boost enterprise wireless presence and power open network innovation.

Dell Technologies Historic Q3 Delivers Record Breaking Performance

November 23, 2021
Dell Technologies reported 3rd quarter results for fiscal 2022 after the market closed delivering both record revenue and profitability.

ServiceNow Acquires DotWalk with Aims to Speed up Platform Upgrades

November 23, 2021
ServiceNow acquired DotWalk last week with the aim to automate upgrades and maintenance to applications on the Now Platform.

Why MediaTek’s New Dimensity 9000 May Not Be a Legitimate Premium Mobile Chipset After All

November 23, 2021
Why MediaTek’s New Dimensity 9000 May Not Be a Legitimate Premium Mobile Chipset After All

Achieving Optimum Value from Application and Cloud Investments

November 17, 2021
For a complete dive into the world of cloud investments and business upgrades download your copy of this report today.

Driving Business Value Through App Modernization

November 17, 2021
For a complete dive into the world of app modernization and business upgrades download your copy of this report today.

A Colocation Cloud Journey with Flexibility and Peace of Mind

November 17, 2021
If you are responsible for data storage and cloud migration in your organization download your copy of this report today.

Customer Data Platform: The Key for Contact Center Transformations

October 27, 2021
If you’re interested in learning how a CDP can transform your contact center, download your copy of this paper today.

The IBM Spinoff of Kyndryl: Who, What, and Where does the Company Fit in the IT Services Landscape?

October 29, 2021
If you’re interested in learning more about Kyndryl, download your copy of this market insight report 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.

Adobe Study Suggests Record Ecommerce Demand Coupled With Shortages Will Mean Complicated Holiday For Retail

November 22, 2021
New data from the Adobe Digital Economy Index, shows that consumers are ready to spend big this holiday season.

NVIDIA’s Omniverse Announcements At GTC Further Validate The Merging Of Our Physical And Digital Worlds

November 18, 2021
NVIDIA has come out at the GTC event with a compelling case that the company will be a critical contributor to the Omniverse.

Cisco Global Hybrid Work Index Identifies Employee Priorities In Post-Pandemic World

November 15, 2021
Cisco released the Global Hybrid Work Index, to show how millions of businesses are managing the hybrid work environment during the pandemic.

Why AI is Essential to Enabling the Success of 5G Networks

October 20, 2021
Developing and applying AI innovation to mobile networks, especially 5G network design and build, is becoming increasingly essential.

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.