Valerie O'Connell

Valerie O'Connell, Research Director, EMA

Valerie O’Connell is research director at Enterprise Management Associates (EMA), where she covers digital service execution. Her practice area and field research involve AIOps/automation, IT service management/enterprise service management, Asset and end-user experience technologies, business impact, and trends.


  • Enterprise SRE (site reliability engineering): where service reliability and business agility meet
    Application Development
    Service quality and the rising need for enterprise SRE
    June 15, 2021

Featured

  • Total experience companies outperform: prism refraction with an arrow pointing to the right
    Employee Experience
    Survey says: Total experience-focused companies outperform
    Organizations are aligning employee experience and customer experience to create a positive total experience. See findings from the latest research.
  • Engaging employee experience: woman in a hijab smiling at a laptop
    Employee Experience
    4 steps to an engaging employee experience
    Helping workers fulfill their purpose can increase employee satisfaction and decrease turnover. Learn four steps to create an engaging employee experience.
  • Hybrid work environment: person sitting in front of a laptop on a video call
    Employee Experience
    4 steps to optimize a hybrid work environment
    Hybrid work combines the collaborative atmosphere offices provide with the perks of working remotely. Explore four ways to manage a hybrid work environment.

Trends & Research

  • How the pandemic has affected business agility
    IT Management
    Workflow Quarterly: The business agility imperative
  • Enhance customer experience.
    Customer Experience
    Top 3 priorities to enhance customer experience
  • ServiceNow named a Leader in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Low-Code Application Platforms
    Application Development
    ServiceNow recognized a Leader in 2021 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Low-Code Application Platforms
Productivity depends on people
4 ways AI can power IT asset management

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