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Hype Cycle for ICT in China, 2018

Published: 13 July 2018

ID: G00340160

Analyst(s): Roger Sheng , Kevin Ji


This Hype Cycle analyzes the trends in information and communication technology in China, focusing on the impact, adoption pattern and maturity of 20 technologies.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • Corporate Compliance
    • AIOps Platform
    • Privacy in China
    • Autonomous Vehicles in China
    • DevOps
    • Conversational AI Platform
  • At the Peak
    • 5G in China
    • Edge Computing
    • Machine Learning
    • New-Type Smart City Framework
    • Community Cloud
    • NB-IoT — China
    • Internet of Things
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Private Cloud
    • Unified Endpoint Management
    • Hyperconverged Integrated Systems
    • ARM Servers
    • Digital Commerce Platform
    • Digital Financial Services
    • Public Cloud IaaS
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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