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Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2016: Advanced System Architecture

Published: 28 February 2016

ID: G00296579

Analyst(s): Mike Walker , Brian Burke, David Cearley


Enterprise architects in organizations that build Internet of Things hardware or algorithmic-based solutions must identify, recommend and design advanced system architecture. This is vital to support the computing, flexibility and time-to-market needs of technology providers and some industries.

Table Of Contents


  • Why Advanced System Architecture Is a Top 10 Trend
    • Where Advanced System Architecture Fits in the Top 10
  • New Developments in Advanced System Architecture
    • Top Three Benefits of Advanced System Architecture
  • What Advanced System Architecture Makes Possible
  • Actions
  • Appendix: The Other Top Strategic Technology Trends for 2016

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