Pulse Reports


Workforce Management Approaches

Modernizing a company’s workforce management means both increasing the efficiency with which staffing needs are anticipated and met, and improving the employee experience.

This report reviews how organizations are managing their workforce currently, and what ideas do they have for modernizing.


Hybrid Cloud Priorities

Between June and July 2020, Gatepoint Research invited selected executives to participate in a survey themed Hybrid Cloud Priorities.

Survey participants represent firms from a wide variety of industries including business services, construction, consumer services, financial services, healthcare, manufacturing (general, primary and high tech), mining, retail trade, transportation, utilities, and wholesale trade.


Networking and Security Operations Strategies

Between March and July 2020, Gatepoint Research invited selected IT Security executives to participate in a survey themed Networking and Security Operations Strategies. Candidates were invited via a multi- channel approach and 100 executives have participated to date.

100% of responders participated voluntarily.


Hybrid Cloud Trends

Between April and July 2020, Gatepoint Research invited selected executives to participate in a survey themed Hybrid Cloud Trends.

Survey participants represent firms from a wide variety of industries including business services, consumer services, education, financial services, healthcare, media, manufacturing (general, primary and high tech), public administration, retail trade, telecom services, transportation, utilities, and wholesale trade.


Approaches to Network Visibility

Between March and June 2020, Gatepoint Research invited selected IT Networking and IT Security executives to participate in a survey themed Approaches to Network Visibility.

Survey participants represent firms from a wide variety of industries, primarily including healthcare, financial services and business services.


Benefits Administration Strategies

Between January and April 2020, Gatepoint Research invited selected Benefits and Compensation executives to participate in a survey themed Benefits Administration Strategies.

Survey participants represent firms from a wide variety of industries including business services, consumer services, financial services, healthcare, manufacturing (general, primary and high tech), mining, retail trade, telecom services, transportation and wholesale trade.


My Life as a Marketer

My Life as a Marketer

Between April 2019 and January 2020, Gatepoint Research invited selected Marketing executives to participate in a survey titled My Life as a Marketer.


Approaches to Network Monitoring and Management

Between February and April 2020, Gatepoint Research invited IT and networking executives to participate in a survey themed Approaches to Network Monitoring and Management.

Survey participants represent firms from a wide variety of industries including business services, construction, consumer services, financial services, healthcare, media, manufacturing (general, primary and high tech), mining, retail trade, telecom services, transportation, utilities and wholesale trade.


Trends in Next Generation Data Center Infrastructure

With data center infrastructure upgrades, the goals are always the same: make it more secure, more responsive, more efficient.

Between January and March 2020, Gatepoint Research invited selected healthcare IT executives to participate in a survey themed Trends in Next Generation Datacenter Infrastructure.


Trends in Digital Customer Communications

Customers expect businesses to communicate with them in specific timeframes, in their own language, using one or more of the many channels available to consumers today. Whether using email, a phone, chat, or other communication method, most businesses need to ensure integrity, security, and confidentiality of every conversation.

Between August 2019 and March 2020 Gatepoint Research invited selected IT and Customer Service executives to participate in a survey themed Trends in Digital Customer Communications.