Gartner Research

Hype Cycle for IT in GCC, 2019

Published: 15 July 2019

ID: G00369243

Analyst(s): Santhosh Rao , Bettina Tratz-Ryan


The Hype Cycle for IT in GCC presents a snapshot of technologies and services that CIOs should consider. The technologies and services included have direct impact on revenue generation, cost optimization, efficiency and/or quality improvement opportunities.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • Artificial General Intelligence
    • Transactive Energy
  • At the Peak
    • Digital Government Technology Platforms
    • Smart Robots
    • Smart Workspace
    • Smart Contracts
    • Chatbots
    • Digital Twin
    • Drone Countermeasures
    • Energy Water Nexus
    • Public Cloud Computing in GCC
    • Customer Data Platforms
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Advanced Video/Image Analytics
    • IT Service Catalog
    • Robotic Process Automation Software
    • Smart City Framework — GCC
    • Threat Intelligence Platforms
    • Internet of Things in Oil and Gas
    • Internet of Things
    • Network Traffic Analysis
    • Endpoint Detection and Response
    • Blockchain
    • Commercial UAVs (Drones)
    • Data Lakes
    • Hyperconvergence
    • Software-Defined Infrastructure
    • Digital Wallet
    • Advanced Metering Infrastructure
    • IT/OT Alignment
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Private Cloud Computing
    • Application Performance Monitoring Suites
    • DDoS Defense
    • SIEM
    • IT Infrastructure Monitoring
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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