Gartner Research

China Summary Translation: 'Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies, 2016'

Published: 18 October 2016

ID: G00317551

Analyst(s): Samuel Wang , Mike Walker


CEO and CIO of Chinese companies should become familiar with the maturity and opportunities of the 2016 emerging technologies named by Gartner in making the right decision to develop future business

Table Of Contents


Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies, 2016


  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
    • Emerging Technology Trends
    • Major Hype Cycle Changes
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • Smart Dust
    • 4D Printing
    • General-Purpose Machine Intelligence
    • 802.11ax
    • Context Brokering
    • Neuromorphic Hardware
    • Data Broker PaaS (dbrPaaS)
    • Quantum Computing
    • Human Augmentation
    • Personal Analytics
    • Smart Workspace
    • Volumetric Displays
    • Conversational User Interfaces
    • Brain-Computer Interface
    • Virtual Personal Assistants
    • Smart Data Discovery
    • Affective Computing
    • Commercial UAVs (Drones)
    • IoT Platform
  • At the Peak
    • Gesture Control Devices
    • Micro Data Centers
    • Smart Robots
    • Blockchain
    • Connected Home
    • Cognitive Expert Advisors
    • Machine Learning
    • Software-Defined Security
    • Autonomous Vehicles
    • Nanotube Electronics
    • Software-Defined Anything (SDx)
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Natural-Language Question Answering
    • Enterprise Taxonomy and Ontology Management
    • Augmented Reality
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Virtual Reality
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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