Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2017
— Threat or Opportunity?

The world is becoming an intelligent, digitally enabled mesh of people, things and services. Ordinary people will experience a digitally enabled world where the lines between what's real and what's digital truly blur. AI and machine learning will be used to enhance analytics, actions and interfaces of nearly every technology-enabled system. New digital business models are emerging, and new ecosystems are forming to realign business and customer relationships.

Disruption — It's great when you're the disruptor, but it's scary
when you're the one being disrupted.


We call this disruptive set of strategic technology trends the intelligent digital mesh , and this forms the basis for our top 10 strategic technology trends for 2017. Strategic trends are those with broad and potentially disruptive impacts that are reaching key tipping points and demand a fresh look as part of strategic business and technology planning. You can't afford to ignore our annual list of the top 10 strategic technology trends.