Gartner Identifies the Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2015

During Gartner Symposium/ITxpo held in Oct 2014 in Orlando FL, Gartner highlighted the top ten technology trends that will be strategic for most organizations in 2015.

“Gartner defines a strategic technology trend as one with the potential for significant impact on the organization in the next three years. Factors that denote significant impact include a high potential for disruption to the business, end users or IT, the need for a major investment, or the risk of being late to adopt. These technologies impact the organization’s long-term plans, programs and initiatives.”

Here’s the list of the trends:

Computing Everywhere
The Internet of Things
3D Printing
Advanced, Pervasive and Invisible Analytics
Context-Rich Systems
Smart Machines
Cloud/Client Computing
Software-Defined Applications and Infrastructure
Web-Scale IT
Risk-Based Security and Self-Protection

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