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Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2019: Smart Spaces

Published: 13 March 2019

ID: G00377685

Analyst(s): Brian Burke, Bettina Tratz-Ryan , Simon Jacobson , David Cearley


Artificial intelligence, IoT-connected edge devices, digital twins and blockchain are combining to make smart spaces a reality. Enterprise architecture and technology innovation leaders must assess how industry-specific spaces can simplify user experience, boost productivity and optimize buildings.

Table Of Contents


  • Why Smart Spaces Is a Top 10 Trend
    • Where Smart Spaces Fits in the Top 10
  • Smart Spaces Are Evolving Along Five Key Dimensions
    • Smart City Spaces Lead the Way
    • Smart Spaces Are a Journey, Not a Destination
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  • Appendix: The Other Top Strategic Technology Trends for 2019

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