Gartner, Inc., is an information technology company. The Company is information technology research and advisory company. The Company delivers the technology-related insight necessary for clients to make decisions. The Company has three business segments: Research, Consulting and Events. Research, provides objective insight on critical and timely technology and supply chain initiatives to technology companies and the investment community through reports, briefings, proprietary tools, access to analysts, peer networking services, and membership programs. Consulting, provides customized solutions to unique client needs through on-site, day-to-day support, as well as proprietary tools for measuring and improving IT performance with a focus on cost, performance, efficiency, and quality. Events, provides IT, supply chain, and business professionals the opportunity to attend various symposia, conferences and exhibitions to learn, contribute and network with their peers.