Gartner Research

Hype Cycle for Digital Government Technology, 2016

Published: 11 July 2016

ID: G00289887

Analyst(s): Neville Cannon


This Hype Cycle helps government agencies eager to embrace digital transformation by highlighting critical technologies that can be adopted quickly.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • Digital Government Technology Platforms
    • API Marketplaces
    • Customer Engagement Hub
    • IoT Platform
  • At the Peak
    • Smart Robots
    • Cloud Service Brokerage
    • Geospatial and Location Intelligence
    • Cognitive Expert Advisors
    • Event Stream Processing
    • Smart City Framework
    • Predictive Analytics
    • Smart Transportation
    • Software-Defined Anything (SDx)
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Cloud Office
    • Natural-Language Question Answering
    • IDaaS
    • Cross-Agency Case Management
    • Cloud Storage Gateway
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Cloud/Web Platforms
    • Data Loss Prevention
    • Social Media Engagement Applications
  • Entering the Plateau
    • Data Quality Tools
    • Strong Authentication for Enterprise Access
    • Fraud Detection
    • EFSS
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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