This is the second in a series of posts designed to help you submit your best SuperNova Award application.

In this post I'll define the SuperNova Award categories so you can submit your application to the most relevant category. 

SuperNova Award Categories

  • Consumerization of IT & The New C-Suite: an examination of the policies, technologies, and collaboration frameworks required to balance the speed of technology adoption with the security and scalability requirements of enterprise IT. Sample technologies (not limited to): mobile, BYOD, cloud storage, gamification, video. 
  • Data to Decisionssolutions that enable data-driven decisions across the entire organization. Sample technologies (not limited to): big data, master data, data quality, analytics, reporting, visualization tools, cognitive applications
  • Digital Marketing Transformation: how organizations will make the shift from analog to digital marketing. Sample technologies (not limited to): ad tech, marketing automation, promotions, creative technology, social business, marketing cloud
  • Future of Worksolutions that address confluence of technological, demographic and cultural trends challenging the traditional work paradigm. Sample technologies (not limited to):  collaboration, hr tech, learning and management, talent, space design, unified communications, video, productivity
  • Matrix Commerce: analysis of the disruptive pressures influencing the commerce paradigm. Commerce faces rapidly changing business models and new payment options that are often misunderstood and poorly integrated. Sample technologies (not limited to):  ecommerce, mcommerce, supply chain, digital signatures, payment technologies, billing
  • Next Generation Customer Experience: the technologies transforming traditional 'customer service' into a next generation customer experience where social, mobile, and analog channels meld to provide streamlined customer service.  Sample technologies (not limited to): CRM, customer service, customer experience, loyalty, gamification, social, communications, video, community, marketing cloud
  • Technology Optimization & Innovation: solutions and strategies that optimize the cost of ongoing support thereby enabling investment in innovation & strategic advantage. Sample technologies: ERP, apps strategy, IT budgeting, IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, cloud technology.

Now get started on that application! Navigate to the SuperNova Award application, and log in or create a Constellation account.

If you have any questions about the Awards, feel free to contact me directly: Courtney[at]ConstellationR[dot]com. 

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