Overviews and Analysis

BCC Research

Reports on major economic, scientific, and technological developments in industrial, pharmaceutical, and high technology worldwide.

Business Insider Intelligence

Technology-related news and reports. Individual account required. 

Frost & Sullivan

Reports and market trends encompassing various technology-, energy-, and manufacturing-related fields.

Provides in-depth analysis on all aspects of the global technology and communications market. Use "Advanced Search" for best search results.

Gartner Online Information Resources

Technology-related research, news, analysis, trends, leading practices, and case studies.

Research and analysis focused on many IT-related areas such as networking, wireless, enterprise management, services, outsourcing, servers, and storage.


IBISWorld publishes reports on industries in the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia, Canada and China.

Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage

Detailed descriptions of companies, industries, and mutual funds.

The Industry Surveys cover US industry trends, forecasts, major players and market share data, key ratios, and statistics.  Industries include Internet Software & Services, Semiconductors, Technology Hardware, Storage & Peripherals. 

State of the Internet Report

Drawing on information from the Akamai Intelligent Platform,this quarterly report provides insight into key global statistics such as network connectivity and connection speeds, attack traffic, and broadband adoption and availability.


Capital IQ

Data on public and private companies, investment firms, capital transactions, and people. 


Platform used to analyze financial data from global equity and fixed income markets. Individual account required. 

Plunkett's eCommerce & Internet Business Almanac

Ref. HF 5548.32 .P55 in the Stamps Reading Room.

Annual publication with industry trends and statistics, and company profiles. Available online, but much easier to navigate in print.

Plunkett's InfoTech Industry Almanac

Ref. HD 9696 .C63 U515126 in the Stamps Reading Room.
Annual publication with industry trends and statistics, and company profiles. Available online, but much easier to navigate in print.

Thomson ONE

Thomson ONE features market quotes, earnings estimates, financial fundamentals, press releases, transaction data, corporate filings, ownership profiles and research from Thomson Financial.

Useful for finding company and industry analyst reports.


E-Commerce Statistics (E-STATS)

US Census data relating to the "electronic economy."


Market data, statistics, and analysis on the Internet, e-business, online marketing, media, and emerging technologies.

Good source for statistics and reports on current topics such as mobile computing, social media, and online consumers.


Statista is a searchable database of statistics, studies, dossiers, infographics and more. HBS alumni version available via eBaker. 

Careers, Associations and Events

Alumni Career & Professional Development (CPD)

Career resources for HBS Alumni.

Careers in Information Technology

Career HD30.2 .C369 2011 in the Stamps Reading Room.
Published by Wetfeet. Provides background information on the top IT companies, describes typical positions, and outlines the recruiting process.

Careers in IT Consulting

Career HD30.2 .C373 2011 in the Stamps Reading Room.
Published by Wetfeet. Rankings of the leading consulting firms that focus on technology. How typical consulting projects are structured with examples of each type. What to expect in terms of lifestyle, hours, compensation, travel, and diversity. A breakdown of the recruiting process and tips for getting hired.

Leadership Connect

Background and contact information on leaders in business, government, nonprofits, and news media in the United States.

MBA Career & Professional Development (CPD)

Career resources for HBS MBA students.

The Riley Guide

A well organized Riley Guide to recruiting, trade, and industry resources.

Software & Information Industry Association (SIAA)

Advocates for the software industry and digital content on privacy, intellectual property protection, and other issues. The Web site includes selected articles from its magazine, job postings, press releases, and summaries of their research.

Technology Fast 500

Ranking of public and private technology firms based on revenue growth by Deloitte.

Vault Online Career Library

In-depth industry guides including internship information, career advice and user-generated content on companies and career issues. HBS alumni version available via eBaker. 

News and Journals


Now a digital magazine targeted to chief information officers and senior executives. The website includes an archive of the print editions of the magazine and special reports such as the CIO 100.


Factiva aggregates news from national and local newspapers, magazines, trade publications and transcripts.

Fast Company

Focuses on innovation and the use of technology in business. The website features current and archived articles, RSS and e-mail alerts, and a jobs board.


A technology-oriented trade publication that includes reports, white papers, and other related research. For back issues, use our print holdings. Digital back issues are also available on the website.

MIT Technology Review

Provides profiles of innovation and emerging technologies. The website has blogs, discussion boards, RSS and e-mail alerts, and a career section. To access full content, however, use the library's subscription to the e-version of the journal or our print holdings.


Covers the latest technology news and information on startups