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Gartner Top Predictions 2014: Plan for a Disruptive, but Constructive Future

Published: 07 October 2013

ID: G00257728

Analyst(s): Tom Austin, Daryl Plummer , Michael Shanler , Ken McGee, Mike McGuire , Julie Hopkins , Pete Basiliere, Don Scheibenreif , Gregor Petri , Yvonne Genovese, Stephen Prentice, Joseph Feiman, Richard Fouts, Adib Carl Ghubril, Marc Halpern


These top predictions focus on disruptions brought about by digital business, the Internet of Things, smart machines and the onset of the Digital Industrial Revolution. IT leaders face a new set of realities in a much larger context.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
    • Selecting Predictions
  • Strategic Planning Assumptions
    • The Digital Industrial Revolution
    • Digital Business
    • Smart Machines
    • Internet of Things

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