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Emerging Technologies and Trends Impact Radar: Artificial Intelligence

Published: 13 November 2019

ID: G00450620

Analyst(s): Annette Jump , Eric Goodness , Nick Ingelbrecht , Alys Woodward , Anthony Bradley


How far artificial intelligence technologies and techniques are from early mainstream adoption is a crucial reference point for planning product portfolios and roadmaps. Therefore, product managers must understand the timing and potential impact of AI technologies across market segments and sectors.

Table Of Contents


  • Overview of the Artificial Intelligence Emerging Technology and Trends Impact Radar
    • Techquisitions Will Fuel Many of the Leading Edge Uses of AI
    • RPA Leads in AI Revenue and Customer Adoption
    • Virtual Assistants Will Be First to Lead Us to Our AI Destinies
    • The Democratization of AI and Data Will Accelerate Adoption and Value
    • Edge AI is Encroaching on the Cloud
  • How to Use the Emerging Technologies and Trends Impact Radar
  • Emerging Technology and Trend Impact Radar Profiles
    • Now Range Impacts
    • Machine Learning
    • Short-Range Impacts
    • Midrange Impacts
    • Long-Range Impacts
  • AI Emerging Technologies and Trends Watch List
  • The Emerging Technologies and Trends Impact Radar Research and Methodology
    • Expected Outcomes From the Impact Radar
    • The Importance of Focusing on Early Majority Technology Maturity and Adoption

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