Research Methodologies

Our goal is to deliver objective, actionable insights that can help you navigate technology’s ever-evolving impact on business.

Aragon’s focus is on helping you get to your business outcomes faster. Our experience and understanding of the intersection of technology and business is unparalleled, and it is why our methodologies cover both ends of the spectrum, unlike other research firms that focus on one area or the other.

As digital transformation continues to alter the workplace, it is critical that business leaders understand the effect of technology on their goals and that IT professionals keep the business top of mind when inciting and organizing digital initiatives.

The Aragon Research Globe

The Aragon Research Globe is our market evaluation tool that graphically represents analysis of a specific market and its component vendors. We use a rigorous analysis of each vendor using three dimensions that enable comparative evaluation of the participants in a given market.



2019 Aragon Research Hot Vendor

Each year, Aragon Research selects Hot Vendors across multiple markets that are noteworthy, visionary, and innovative. They may have a new technology that expands capabilities, a new strategy that opens up markets, or just a new way of doing business that makes them worth evaluating.

We're currently searching for our 2019 Hot Vendors. Nominate your firm today! The nomination deadline is February 20th, 2019.


The Aragon Research Technology Arc

The Aragon Research Technology Arc provides a thorough analysis of a current technology market, the new technologies coming on board in that market, how it is poised to change over time, and how these changes impact your business.


The Aragon Research Tech Spectrum

The Aragon Research Tech Spectrum looks at a focused set of criteria that helps enterprise planners understand and navigate the market of technology provider options.



Visual Forecasts graphically represent the projected growth and trajectory of a specific technology market, and provide observations, trends, and insights into that market.