Top 10 Technology Trends for 2014

Sourced from Gartner, these are the top movers and shakers of the Technology world in 2014

  1. Mobile device diversity and management
  2. Mobile apps and applications
  3. The Internet of Everything
  4. Hybrid cloud and IT as service broker
  5. Cloud/client
  6. The era of personal cloud
  7. Software-defined anything
  8. Web-scale IT
  9. Smart machines
  10. 3D printing

Factors that denote significant impact include:

  • High demand for a particular technology by end users or business leaders
  • The potential for disruption to IT or the business
  • The need for major investment
  • The risk of being late to adopt
  • Changes in the trajectory of a trend and/or it reaching a tipping point (for example, capability, pricing)

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