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2021

June 2021

AppDirect listed as an Example Company in Gartner report titled, “Use Rogue Thinking to Make Connections That Drive Revenue”

According to the report, “A Gartner study found that innovative organizations connect disparate elements to produce business value. Executive leaders can use rogue thinking to identify these often difficult to recognize elements that when connected drive revenue, increase profit and accelerate transformation.” Source: Gartner, “Use Rogue Thinking to Make Connections That Drive Revenue”, Penny Gillespie, 1 June 2021.

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May 2021

AppDirect mentioned in Gartner report titled, “Market Trend: Expand CSPs’ Monetization With 5G, AI, Edge Compute”

According to the report, “Communications networks’ evolution to incorporate 5G, edge compute and AI enables new types of monetization levers. Technology and service providers should explore new monetization approaches across pricing structures, product innovations and partnership models to meet customer needs.” Source: Gartner, “Market Trend: Expand CSPs’ Monetization With 5G, AI, Edge Compute”, Susan Welsh de Grimaldo, 27 May 2021.

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April 2021

AppDirect mentioned as a Sample Vendor in Gartner report titled, “11 Imperatives When Building an Enterprise Marketplace”

According to the report, "Enterprise marketplaces help organizations embrace digital business models by engaging with ecosystem partners and generating new revenue. Application leaders for digital commerce technologies should understand the technical and operational imperatives to successfully build and operate marketplaces.” Source: Gartner, “11 Imperatives When Building an Enterprise Marketplace”, Sandy Shen, Jason Daigler, Refreshed 7 April 2021, Published 10 December 2019.

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April 2021

AppDirect mentioned in Gartner report titled, “The Gartner Digital Commerce Vendor Guide, 2021”

According to the report, “Digital commerce platforms often need to integrate with ecosystem applications to deliver rich functionality and customer experience. Application leaders should be aware of players for ecosystem applications when building the digital commerce technology stack.” Source: Gartner, “The Gartner Digital Commerce Vendor Guide, 2021”, Sandy Shen, et al, 14 April 2021

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March 2021

Appdirect mentioned in Example List of Technology Vendors for Application Composition Technology Precursors in Gartner report titled, “Innovation Insight for Application Composition Technology”

According to the report, “Application composition is challenging as it requires a combination of different technologies. Software engineering leaders should use Gartner’s capability framework to evaluate technologies and products, and implement them via a modular approach that maximizes business value and minimizes risks.” Source: Gartner, “Innovation Insight for Application Composition Technology”, Yefim Natis, et al, 31 March 2021.

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February 2021

AppDirect mentioned in Forrester report titled, "The Future Of Distribution"

Traditional distribution faces obsolescence as buyers seek closer relationships with vendors. Distributors evolved over decades to buy time — adding value via fulfillment, credit facilities, marketing, sales, and domain expertise. IT distributors face immediate threat from cloud adoption because the form factor and time-to-value are radically different than on-premises — and more appealing to businesses going digital. This report for digital leaders explores the future of distribution and how distributors must become platform businesses or be replaced. Source: Forrester, "The Future Of Distribution", Joe Cicman & Jay McBain.

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February 2021

AppDirect mentioned as a Representative Vendor in Gartner report titled, “Market Guide for Marketplace Operation Applications”

According to the report, “Enterprise marketplaces provide many tangible benefits to both B2C and B2B companies. Application leaders can use this Market Guide to understand the complexities of operating a marketplace, which vendors can help them develop a marketplace and what features they should consider.” Source: Gartner, “Market Guide for Marketplace Operation Applications”, Jason Daigler, Sandy Shen, 22 February 2021 .

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