About the Constellation ShortList™ Portfolio

Technology Solutions for Early Adopters 

Use the Constellation ShortList portfolio to narrow your search for the technologies you need to meet your digital transformation goals. Then speak with a Constellation analyst to make your final decision. To view the complete portfolio, visit our Research Library.

Solutions on the Constellation ShortList are selected by Constellation analysts through a research process that includes client inquiries, partner conversations, customer references, vendor selection projects, market share and internal research.

The 76 Constellation ShortList Categories: 

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Best Of Breed Platforms
Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning Cloud Platforms
Augmented Meeting Services
B2B Marketing Automation

B2C Marketing Automation
Benefits Administration

Blockchain Technology Services

Blockchain Platforms
Campaign to Commerce
Cloud-Based BI & Analytics
Cloud-Based Machine Learning & Deep Learning Platforms
Cloud-Based Planning Platforms
Cloud Customer Service and Contact Center Software

Cloud Identity Management

Compensation Management
Configure Price Quote (CPQ)
Customer Experience (CX) Services: Global
Customer Loyalty
Data Cataloging

Data Lake Management

DevOps
Digital Adoption Platforms
Digital Asset Management (DAM) for DX
Digital Asset Management (DAM) for High Volume Commerce
Digital Canvas Workboards
Digital Experience (DX) Integrated Platforms
Digital Performance Management
Digital Transformation Target Platforms

Earned Media and Communication Cloud Platforms - NEW

Employee Digital Workspaces
Enterprise Cloud Finance
Enterprise File Sharing and Content Management
Enterprise Group Messaging
Enterprise Low-Code Tools and Platforms
Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) and Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC)
European Talent Management Suites 
Field Service Management
Global HCM Suites
Global IaaS for NextGen Apps
Healthcare Clinical Communication
Healthcare ERP

Healthcare IT Security
Healthcare Medical Device Security
Hybrid-Cloud and MultiCloud NoSQL Stores
Hybrid-Cloud and MultiCloud Relational Database Management Systems

Integration Platform as a Service (IPaaS)
Innovation Services and Engineering
Learning Marketplaces
Location Data Services
Marketing Analytics
Master Data Management
Matrix Commerce Order Management

Microsoft End-to-End Service Providers - NEW
Next-Generation Computing Platforms
Next-Gen Databases: RDBMS for On-Premises
North American Talent Acquisition
PaaS Suites
PaaS Tool Suites 
Partner & Alliance Relationship Management (PARM)
Payroll for North American SMBS
Population Health Management Solutions
Price Optimization Solutions

Product-Centric Cloud ERP - NEW
Quantum Computing Platforms

Quantum Computing Software Platforms - NEW
Robotic Process Automation
Sales Force Automation
Sales Productivity
Self-Service Advanced Analytics & Machine Learning
Self-Service Data Preparation

Services-Centric Cloud ERP- NEW
Smart, Augmented Business Intelligence and Analytics
Smart Services Digital Monetization Platforms

Social Advertising Management - NEW 
Social Engagement and Listening Platforms

Talent Management Suites
Travel Management Platforms
Virtual Care Platforms
Work Coordination Platforms
Workforce Management Suites

Frequency of Evaluation

Each Constellation ShortList will be updated once per year. There could be an update after six months, should the analyst deem it necessary.

Evaluation Services

Constellation clients may work with the analyst and research team to conduct a more thorough discussion of this Constellation ShortList. Constellation can also provide guidance in vendor selection and contract negotiation.