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UIS is ending the subscription to Gartner. Our licence to the Gartner Research database will expire on 31 May 2020. Please ensure you have deleted any downloaded or printed Gartner materials as soon as possible after that date.

Having considered the level of use, costs and other calls on University funds, UIS is ending the subscription to Gartner. Our licence to the Gartner Research database will expire on 31 May 2020. We have provided links to some alternative websites that may be of use below.

Your obligations after 31 May 2020

If you have downloaded and/or printed copies of Gartner materials you are reminded that these must be deleted/destroyed after the licensed period (see Gartner’s Usage Policy for more information). We recommend that destruction of any printed copies is added to your ‘return to on-site working’ planning.

Alternative services

You may find the following materials useful.

Alternatives to Magic Quadrant and vendor/technology reviews:

Alternatives to the Research documents:

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