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Gartner's Top Technology Trends — What It Means for IT Services Opportunities Now and in the Future

Published: 02 December 2016

ID: G00311456

Analyst(s): David Cearley , Ed Anderson , Helen Huntley

Summary

Planning and building capabilities around top technology trends position IT services providers for success. Technology strategic planners must understand the horizons of opportunity for key trends and short-term imperatives to plan investments, gain market share and maintain client relevancy.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Digital Mesh — Technologies Support Digital Business
    • Technology Trend 1 — Device Mesh
    • Technology Trend 2 — Ambient User Experience
    • Technology Trend 3 — 3D-Printing Materials
  • Smart Machines
    • Technology Trend 4 — Information of Everything
    • Technology Trend 5 — Advanced Machine Learning
    • Technology Trend 6 — Autonomous Agents and Things
  • New IT Reality
    • Technology Trend 7 — Adaptive Security Architecture
    • Technology Trend 8 — Advanced System Architecture
    • Technology Trend 9 — Mesh App and Service Architecture
    • Technology Trend 10 — IoT Architecture and Platforms

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