Our Research

World-Class Research

No surveys. No bots. No baloney.

We augment our collective decades of IT experience with world-class primary research designed to uncover the real effectiveness of technology and operational practices. Nemertes analysts personally interview IT leaders to gain an in-depth understanding of what works and what doesn’t behind their emerging technology deployments. The result? We deliver actionable, nuanced, data-driven advice to drive change and success.

Our research pillars are continually evolving to meet our client’s changing needs. For 2023, these research pillars are the following:


  • Zero Trust
  • Software Defined Perimeter (SDP)
  • Collaboration security
  • Internet of Things (IoT) Security
  • Wargaming/cybersecurity tactical decision games (TDG)
  • Incident Response Plan (IRP)
  • Ransomware protection

Distributed Workforce

  • Future of work
  • Next-generation collaboration technologies
  • Collaboration security
  • Digital workplace strategies

Digital Transformation and Leadership

  • Artificial Intelligence (AI)
  • Machine Learning (ML)
  • Agile Leadership Training (ALT)
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Quantum Computing
  • Quantum Cryptography

Enterprise Automation and Operations

  • Network automation
  • Low Code/No Code
  • Robotic Process Automation (RPA)
  • API management and security
  • Managed services

Next Generation Infrastructure

  • Wireless, 5G, and LEOS
  • Cloud networking
  • SD-WAN and SD-LAN
  • Internet of Things (IoT) Networking

Emerging Technologies

  • Blockchain
  • Cobots
  • Digital Autonomous Organizations (DAOs)
  • Next-generation collaboration and endpoints (AR, VR, holography, etc.)
  • Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs)
  • Quantum computing
  • Quantum cryptography

Access Our Research

Customized reports and research study results are available to our clients via the Nemertes Community. We also publish research webinars on our BrightTALK channel. A BrightTALK account is required (free, one-time sign-up).

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