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Hype Cycle for ICT in China, 2014

Published: 09 July 2014

ID: G00263713

Analyst(s): Matthew Cheung


This Hype Cycle analyzes the trends in information and communication technology in China, focusing on the impact, adoption pattern and maturity of 24 technologies.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
    • China's Economy Today
    • IT Spending
    • Characteristics of China's ICT Market
    • Aim and Audience of the Hype Cycle for ICT in China
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • Cloud Management Platform
    • Indoor Positioning
    • Platform as a Service in China
  • At the Peak
    • Extreme Low-Energy Servers
    • Unified Communications as a Service
    • Big Data in China
    • Internet-Driven Financial Services
    • Smart City Framework
    • Social Analytics in China
    • Infrastructure Outsourcing Services
    • Desktop Virtualization
    • Integrated Systems: Infrastructure
    • SaaS
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Managed Print Services
    • Business Analytics Services
    • Application Outsourcing Services
    • Digital Commerce Platforms
    • Project-Oriented Agile Development Methodology
    • Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms
    • CRM
    • Infrastructure as a Service
    • Storage Cluster File Systems
    • Supply Chain Planning
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Social Networking
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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