January 21, 2018

Technology

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Innovations in technology

It's now the age of the customer.  As enterprises in every industry sector look to technology to facilitate their own transformations, the opportunities for technology companies have broadened considerably.

Current trends include:

  • So-called “exponential” technologies including robotics, virtual and augmented reality (VR) (AR), 3-D printing, and artificial intelligence (AI) are opening up significant areas of opportunity.

 

  • Cognitive technologies such as machine learning, natural language processing, and speech and pattern recognition are being embedded in software applications, imbuing big data with superior capabilities.

 

  • Blockchain, the foundation for the digital currency bitcoin, has enormous implications not only for the financial services industry, but for any company that manages a large amount of transaction data.

 

  • The Internet of Things has only just begun to reveal its promise.

 

 

  • Cybersecurity products and services are another area with a bright future.