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2019 Strategic Semiconductor Imperatives Impacting Tech CEOs in Software and Service Industries

Published: 16 April 2019

ID: G00387605

Analyst(s): Alan Priestley , Gaurav Gupta , Samuel Wang , Bill Ray , Amy Teng


Technology advances in semiconductors have a profound impact on software and service industries. Here, Gartner identifies five critical technology themes for 2019 and associated semiconductor-specific imperatives that tech CEOs must leverage for achieving compelling business outcomes.

Table Of Contents


  • Introduction
    • Semiconductor-Specific Market Trends and Potential Business Opportunities That Tech CEOs Must Leverage
  • Five Strategic Technology Trends That Create Tech CEO Imperatives
    • 1. Autonomous Things Create New Usage Scenarios
    • 2. New Sensor-Enabled Digital Twins Will Create New Business Opportunities
    • 3. More Businesses Will Require an Empowered Edge
    • 4. Emerging Technology That Blends the Physical and Digital Worlds Is Creating Potential for More-Immersive Experiences
    • 5. Proliferation of IoT Devices Will Create Several Smart Space Use Cases

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