Hype Cycle for Imaging and Print Services, 2018

Published: 24 July 2018 ID: G00340453

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Imaging and print services have expanded into solutions and services leveraging analytics and IOT technologies. Infrastructure and operations leaders must harness both existing and emerging print technologies to drive operational efficiency, improve users' experience and lower cost of ownership.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • What You Need to Know
    • The Hype Cycle
    • The Priority Matrix
    • Off the Hype Cycle
    • On the Rise
      • Conversational User Interface-Enabled Print Devices
      • Print User Behavior Analytics
      • 3D Printing of Consumable Personal Products
      • Image Analytics
      • Managed 3D Print Services
      • Self-Healing System Technology
    • At the Peak
      • Print Security Services
      • UI App Enablement
    • Sliding Into the Trough
      • Cloud-Based Print Management Solutions
      • Printer Server Elimination
      • Consumer 3D Printing
      • Mobile Print Apps
      • Public Cloud Printing Services
      • Printed Electronics
    • Climbing the Slope
      • Mobile Capture Workflow
      • Public Print Kiosks
      • Device Monitoring Analytics
      • Text Analytics
      • Enterprise 3D Printing
    • Entering the Plateau
      • Enterprise-Level Cloud Faxing
    • Appendixes
      • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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