Gartner Research

Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies, 2019

Published: 06 August 2019

ID: G00370466

Analyst(s): David Smith , Brian Burke


The 2019 Hype Cycle highlights the emerging technologies with significant impact on business, society and people over the next five to 10 years. This year includes technologies that promise to deliver a global low-latency internet, create a virtual map of the real world and mimic human creativity.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • Biotech — Cultured or Artificial Tissue
    • Immersive Workspaces
    • AR Cloud
    • Decentralized Web
    • Generative Adversarial Networks
    • Adaptive ML
    • DigitalOps
    • Decentralized Autonomous Organization
    • Nanoscale 3D Printing
    • Augmented Intelligence
    • Flying Autonomous Vehicles
    • Transfer Learning
    • Emotion AI
    • Light Cargo Delivery Drones
    • Synthetic Data
    • Knowledge Graphs
    • Personification
    • Explainable AI
  • At the Peak
    • Edge AI
    • Low Earth Orbit Satellite Systems
    • Autonomous Driving Level 5
    • Edge Analytics
    • AI PaaS
    • Biochips
    • 5G
    • Graph Analytics
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Next-Generation Memory
    • 3D Sensing Cameras
    • Autonomous Driving Level 4
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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