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China Summary Translation: 'Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2017: Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality'

Published: 27 July 2017

ID: G00337097

Analyst(s): Brian Blau , Roger Sheng


AR and VR are technologies that businesses will use to enhance customer and employee digital experiences. Enterprise architecture and technology innovation leaders need to investigate, invest and plan to integrate AR and VR to improve customer and employee interactions and business performance.

Table Of Contents



Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2017: Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality

  • Key Findings
  • Recommendations


  • Why Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality Is a Top 10 Trend
    • Current State of the VR and AR Market and Technologies
    • Where Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality Fits in the Top 10
  • Vendors Are Driving Rapid Growth in Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality Solutions and Devices
  • Current and Future Use Cases for VR and AR and Ideation
  • Beyond the Hype, Multiple Challenges Will Slow Down Adoption of Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality
  • Actions
  • Appendix: The Other Top Strategic Technology Trends for 2017

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