Gartner Research

Hype Cycle for Unified Workspaces, 2016

Published: 06 July 2016

ID: G00302672

Analyst(s): Federica Troni , Nathan Hill

Summary

Unified workspaces involve the secure and contextual delivery of diverse applications and data to end users. The technologies in this Hype Cycle represent the future state of user-centric computing, increasingly augmented by machine learning, and are a vital foundation of the digital workplace.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • On the Rise
    • Bots
    • Peer-to-Peer IT Support
    • Omnichannel Apps
    • Bring Your Own Thing
    • Conversational User Interfaces
    • EMM Management of PCs
    • Unified Endpoint Management
    • Virtual Personal Assistants
    • Virtual Mobile Infrastructure
  • At the Peak
    • Smart Apps
    • Cloud Application Virtualization
    • Develop Your Own App
    • Digital Dexterity
    • Workspace Aggregators
    • Desktop as a Service (DaaS)
    • Bring Your Own App (BYOA)
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Server-Side Client Graphics
    • Cloud Office
    • Image Layering
    • IDaaS
    • Apps
    • Personal Cloud
    • Enterprise Mobility Management Suites
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Virtual Desktop Infrastructure
    • BYOD
  • Entering the Plateau
    • EFSS
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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