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Hype Cycle for ICT in China, 2020

Published: 21 July 2020

ID: G00448134

Analyst(s): Kevin Ji , Roger Sheng , Milly Xiang


Emerging technology is the key innovation engine to support digital transformation for enterprises in China. The Hype Cycle for ICT in China includes technologies and practices that equip I&O leaders to address digital revenue opportunities and achieve a sustainable business capability.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • Autonomous Mobile Robotic
    • Augmented Data and Analytics
    • Cloud Security in China
    • Privacy
  • At the Peak
    • Live Commerce
    • Multicloud
    • Zero-Trust Network Access
    • CaaS
    • Data Middle Office
    • Middle Platform
    • Workstream Collaboration
    • Edge Computing
    • DevOps
    • 5G
    • Natural Language Technologies
    • RPA Software
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • AIOps Platform
    • Managed SD-WAN Services
    • Community Cloud
    • NB-IoT
    • Hyperconvergence
    • Industrial Internet of Things
    • Digital Commerce Platform
    • Blockchain in China
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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