Gartner Research

Market Guide for Digital Twin Portfolios and Enabling Technologies

Published: 24 January 2020

ID: G00451434

Analyst(s): Benoit Lheureux , Alfonso Velosa , Peter Havart-Simkin , Marc Halpern


Widespread IoT adoption is driving increased deployment of digital twins. Application leaders should understand how to source COTS digital twin templates and digital-twin-enabling technologies. They should recognize the trade-offs in effort, time-to-deployment and flexibility.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition

  • Market Description

Market Direction

Market Analysis

  • Digital Twins as a Feature of Products
  • Digital Twins as a Feature of Applications
  • Portfolios of Commercial Off-the-Shelf Digital Twin Templates
  • Custom-Built Digital Twins
  • Digital Twins Can Sometimes Be Sourced in Different Ways From One Provider

Representative Vendors

  • Market Introduction

Market Recommendations

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