I’m seeing more and more companies struggle with tech into their business. I think kids these days things auto-magically happen. With the steady evolution in the fields of technology, it is quite amazing to see the number of innovations that are available today. We now have the capacity to retrieve, various information in limitless ways and communication that can be executed on thousands of platforms. There is always something fresh and new. Experts believe that there are major trends that will dominate the industry for the years to come.
5 Major Technology Trends That Will Dominate the Business Industry
In case you are eyeing for a particular sector where you plan to start your business, take advantage of this list of technologies that will allow your business reach greater heights.
1. The Internet of Things
You probably heard about the latest buzz about the innovation in the field of Smart Home, the IoT (Internet of Things). The IoT will result in the interconnection of the smart tech that will make our life easier. Over the past few years, there has been a holdup in this innovation due to the high amount of competition that prevents collaboration. Lately, bigger companies have started to join which will likely lead on significant advancements.
2. Augmented and Virtual Reality
There has been a major innovation in AR (Augmented Reality) and VR (Virtual Reality) last year. The public showed a positive reaction towards the released of Oculus Rift which led to the development of thousands of games and applications. Experts believe that the market is now preparing to adapt to these latest technology trend. They think that the things will start to unfold by next year that will open to various marketing opportunities.
The business automation will be here to stay. More manual tasks will be automated which is all thanks to the enabling-technology. The automation will also penetrate the white-collar sectors which will lead to the disappearance of other jobs. Some people think that the changes that the automation will bring during the latter part of the year will be massive.
4. Machine Learning
There has been a noticeable advancement in the field of Machine Learning for a couple of years. It has been a major contributor in enhancing the algorithm of Google. Sadly, we have only seen a restricted range of programs and applications. By 2018, expect that machine learning will be able to advance the consumer applications that will make the experience of the consumer convenient and hassle-free. Combine it with ‘automation,’ and we might see a revolutionary change in the market.
5. Digital Integration
In case you noticed, our handheld devices have been constantly introducing new technologies to our life. Additionally, it is quite rare to see someone who does not own a smart phone. It provides us with an unhampered access to information. Experts believe that there will be a further digital integration that will happen in the future. More digital features will be introduced in online stores such as product testing and Store Maps.
You need to inform yourself about the latest and the upcoming technologies in the industry. This will help you integrate it into your business and marketing plan. Now is the time for Industry 4.0. Stay tuned.