Hi All, I’ve had a number of requests recently for market data regarding SharePoint and Microsoft Technologies http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/itanalyst/default.mspx I strongly recommend: Magic Quadrant for Horizontal Portals (Gartner Research, Sept. 17, 2009) Magic Quadrant for Information Access Technology (Gartner Research, Inc., Sept. 2, 2009) The Forrester Wave: Collaboration Platforms, Q3 2009 (Forrester, August 6, 2009, .pdf…
This link points to a collection of reports published by leading independent analyst firms on, or including, Microsoft.
There are three reports available for SharePoint in the Cloud. Forrester: SharePoint Shoots for the Cloud Gartner: Email and the Cloud Gartner: Microsofts Email and SharePoint in the Cloud
Forrester analyst Rob Koplowitz published the firm’s second planned report on SharePoint as an application platform. Report Title: User-Generated Applications Drive SharePoint Value Authors: Rob Koplowitz Date of Report: July 31, 2008