Gartner Research

Hype Cycle for ICT in Latin America, 2017

Published: 19 July 2017

ID: G00328142

Analyst(s): Luis Anavitarte


The profiled technologies in this Hype Cycle will influence IT decisions in Latin American markets. CIOs should realize their transformational potential, in terms of company growth, productivity, cost optimization and the enablement of new business models.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • Algorithmic Business
    • Artificial General Intelligence
    • Omnichannel Apps
    • IoT Business Solutions
  • At the Peak
    • Digital Security
    • Hyperconverged Integrated Systems
    • Security Architecture
    • Smart City Framework — LATAM
    • Business Ecosystems
    • Energy Water Nexus
    • Bimodal IT Operations
    • Public Cloud SaaS Administrative ERP
    • Business Process as a Service (BPaaS)
    • Machine Learning
    • Internet of Things
    • Smart Transportation
    • Digital Business
    • Blockchain
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Digital Commerce Platforms
    • Analytics for Customer Intelligence
    • Business Analytics PaaS
    • Cloud Office
    • 4G Latin America Services
    • Communications Platform as a Service (cPaaS)
    • CRM
    • Hadoop Distributions
    • In-Memory Computing
    • Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
    • Mobile Money
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Platform as a Service (PaaS)
    • Cloud Computing
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • Mobile Device Management
    • Unified Communications and Collaboration
  • Entering the Plateau
    • SIEM
    • Fraud Detection
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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