Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2016

Gartner's top 10 strategic technology trends will shape digital business opportunities and set the stage for the future algorithmic business. We describe how smart machines supporting an evolving digital mesh create disruptive opportunities, but require new IT architectures and platforms. IT leaders must understand and prepare for the impacts these disruptive trends will have on people, their businesses and IT departments, and then determine how they can provide competitive advantage.

David Cearley, Gartner VP & Gartner Fellow, discusses the top 10 strategic technology trends for 2016.

Strategic Technology Trends for 2016

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Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2016: The Device Mesh

26 February 2016

The emphasis will move from discrete mobile devices to mobile people, surrounded by a shifting array of devices connected to each other and to cloud services. Enterprise architects and IT leaders must secure, manage and exploit this device mesh to drive digital business strategies.

Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2016: Ambient User Experience

26 February 2016

Competitive advantage hinges on exceptional user experience. As part of a series on the most significant technologies for 2016, we describe how enterprise architects must extend their strategies to include UX architecture that brings digital humanism to the expanding endpoints in the digital mesh.

Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2016: Mesh App and Service Architecture

29 February 2016

The expanding device mesh and the need to deliver continuous and ambient experiences to support digital business are driving changes to application architectures. As part of a series on the most significant technologies for 2016, we describe how enterprise architecture leaders must prepare.

Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2016: Adaptive Security Architecture

26 February 2016

Digital business, algorithmic business, and the expansion of cloud computing and the digital mesh create an ever-more complex world for security. Enterprise architects and IT leaders must create an evolving and adaptive architecture to mitigate risk.

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