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Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2017


Gartner's top 10 trends will drive the future of the intelligent digital mesh. Enterprise architecture and technology innovation leaders must prepare for the impacts of these disruptive trends on people, businesses and IT departments, and determine how they can provide competitive advantage.

Published: 14 October 2016

ID: G00317560

Analyst(s): David Cearley Mike Walker Brian Burke

Table Of Contents


  • Trend No. 1: Artificial Intelligence and Advanced Machine Learning
  • Trend No. 2: Intelligent Apps
  • Trend No. 3: Intelligent Things
  • Trend No. 4: Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality
  • Trend No. 5: Digital Twins
  • Trend No. 6: Blockchains and Distributed Ledgers
  • Trend No. 7: Conversational Systems
  • Trend No. 8: Mesh App and Service Architecture
  • Trend No. 9: Digital Technology Platforms
  • Trend No. 10: Adaptive Security Architecture

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