Hype Cycle for Frontline Worker Technologies, 2018

Published: 05 November 2018 ID: G00364679

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Frontline workers’ daily activities and workflows tend to be time- and task-centric, requiring different solutions than for knowledge workers. I&O leaders responsible for mobility for frontline workers should assess the technologies in this Hype Cycle.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • What You Need to Know
    • The Hype Cycle
    • The Priority Matrix
    • On the Rise
      • Perspiration Analysis Patch
      • Worker Engagement Platforms
      • Exoskeleton
      • Galvanic Skin Response Devices
      • Remote Expert Guidance Solutions
      • Smart Footwear
      • Enterprise Wearable Device Management
      • Smart Rings
      • Smart Badges
    • At the Peak
      • Workplace Analytics
      • Smart Workspace
      • Collaborative Work Management
      • SaaS Content Services
      • Workstream Collaboration
      • Gesture Control Devices
      • Smart Garments
      • Drowsiness Detection
      • Employee Recognition and Reward Systems
    • Sliding Into the Trough
      • Device Endpoint Security for Frontline
      • Ring Scanner
      • Unified Endpoint Management
      • Mixed Reality
      • Augmented Reality
      • Head-Mounted Displays
      • Rapid Mobile App Development Tools
      • Smartwatches
    • Climbing the Slope
      • Cloud Office
      • Wristbands
      • Gamification
      • Personal Tracker
      • Content Collaboration Platforms
      • Lone Worker Protection
      • Chrome Devices
      • Biometric Authentication Methods
    • Entering the Plateau
      • Ultramini PCs
      • Speech Recognition
    • Appendixes
      • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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