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Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2017: Artificial Intelligence and Advanced Machine Learning

Published: 15 March 2017

ID: G00319573

Analyst(s): Mike Walker , Alexander Linden , David Cearley


Artificial intelligence and machine learning offer the potential to reinvent business models, ecosystems and customer experiences but can't yet match the breadth of human intelligence. Enterprise architecture and technology innovation leaders who use open innovative approaches will make big gains.

Table Of Contents


  • Why Artificial Intelligence and Advanced Machine Learning Is a Top 10 Trend
    • Where Artificial Intelligence and Advanced Machine Learning Fits in the Top 10
  • AI and Advanced Machine Learning Focus on Well-Scoped Purposes
  • What AI and Advanced Machine Learning Makes Possible
    • AI and Machine-Learning Algorithms
  • Actions
  • Appendix: The Other Top Strategic Technology Trends for 2017

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