“IT Technology Trends in 2017… and Beyond”

242 views

Published on

William Chamberlin, IBM Distinguished Market Intelligence Professional, presented “IT Technology Trends in 2017… and Beyond” as part of the Cognitive Systems Institute Speaker Series on January 26, 2017.

Published in: Technology
0 Comments
2 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total views
242
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
14
Comments
0
Likes
2
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

“IT Technology Trends in 2017… and Beyond”

  1. 1. © 2017 IBM Corporation IBM Market Development & Insights Technology Trends To Watch In 2017 A new cloud-based cognitive platform emerges Cognitive Systems Institute Presentation Deck Bill Chamberlin, Distinguished MI Professional / HorizonWatch Community Leader January 26, 2017
  2. 2. © 2017 IBM Corporation IBM Market Development & Insights Today’s Speakers 2 24Jan2017 MD&I HorizonWatch: Technology Trends To Watch In 2017 (IBM Internal Version) Bill Chamberlin Bill Chamberlin is an IBM Distinguished Market Intelligence Professional. Bill works on IBM Corporate Market Development and Insights team where IBM’s internal HorizonWatch trends research program. Bill also serves on the IBM Academy of Technology Leadership Team. Twitter à @HorizonWatching LinkedIn à http://www.linkedin.com/in/whchamb
  3. 3. © 2017 IBM Corporation IBM Market Development & Insights About IBM’s HorizonWatch Trends Research Program § Active since January 2001 § Our focus is on learning about and sharing our knowledge on emerging trends, business issues, and technologies so we can: – Develop better IBM strategies for the future – Help our clients develop better strategies for the future 3 24Jan2017 MD&I HorizonWatch: Technology Trends To Watch In 2017 (IBM Internal Version)
  4. 4. © 2017 IBM Corporation IBM Market Development & Insights “Segment” Description 2017 Tech Platform Trends These topics are the current core technology growth categories. These are the topics that make up the '3rd IT Platform' and are all topics that our clients are all focused on. Emerging Tech Trends These emerging (typically 2017-2025) tech trend topics are growing in importance. These trends have the potential to be disruptive to current business processes, business models and entire industries. Longer Range Tech Trends These trends are longer-range (2025- 2050). They are all interesting and have the potential to disrupt our industry and our client’s businesses. Have ideas on those types of trends? Vertical Industry Topics As the 'Third Platform' matures, vertical solutions are becoming much more important. Let us know if you see a significant emerging vertical industry solution area trend. Business Trends Business trends are important to watch as they can enable and accelerate the adoption of technology trends. Let us know if you see a significant emerging trend in business. Consumer Trends Consumer trends can also enable and accelerate the adoption of technology trends within the enterprise. . Let us know if you see a significant emerging consumer trend. There are over 120 topics on the current IBM HorizonWatch Trends Radar List 4 24Jan2017 MD&I HorizonWatch: Technology Trends To Watch In 2017 (IBM Internal Version) "We combine crowdsourcing and secondary research scanning and analysis to identify what is trending"
  5. 5. © 2017 IBM Corporation IBM Market Development & Insights 1. Provide context on what we see trending/what trends to be aware of 2. Share our research agenda and focus for 2017 – Current Platform - Trends to watch – Emerging Trends - 23 to watch Objectives of Today’s Call / Agenda 5 24Jan2017 MD&I HorizonWatch: Technology Trends To Watch In 2017 (IBM Internal Version)
  6. 6. © 2017 IBM Corporation IBM Market Development & Insights The current IT Platform (2017) is comprised of the following enabling technologies and capabilities 6 24Jan2017 MD&I HorizonWatch: Technology Trends To Watch In 2017 (IBM Internal Version) 1. Cloud Computing 2. AI/Cognitive Computing 3. (Modern) System Infrastructure 4. Mobile Devices 5. Internet of Things 6. Security 7. Big Data Platforms & Tools 8. Analytic Solutions 9. Collaboration Platforms & Tools
  7. 7. © 2017 IBM Corporation IBM Market Development & Insights Like a tree grows from it’s roots, a whole new set of trends will branch out from the cloud-based cognitive platform 7 24Jan2017 MD&I HorizonWatch: Technology Trends To Watch In 2017 (IBM Internal Version) Examples…. 1. Conversational Services & Chatbots 2. Blockchain 3. Robotic Process Automation (RPA) 4. Service Robots 5. Industrial Robotics 6. Robotic Logistics 7. Drones 8. Driverless Vehicles 9. Enterprise Wearables 10. Augmented Reality 11. Virtual Reality 12. Fog (Edge) Computing 13. Quantum Computing 14. Affective Computing 15. Swarm Computing
  8. 8. © 2017 IBM Corporation IBM Market Development & Insights The new IT platform will enable the 4th wave of economic revolution 8 24Jan2017 MD&I HorizonWatch: Technology Trends To Watch In 2017 (IBM Internal Version) 1st 2nd 3rd 4th Key Technologies Steam Engine Combustion Engine, Electricity Computers, Internet Cloud, AI, Quantum Computing, Nanotechnology, Blockchain Key Resource Coal / Iron Steel / Oil Silicon / Nuclear Energy Data, Renewables, Next-Gen Nuclear Food Crops, Ranches Machinery, Fertilizers, Irrigation Science, Chemistry, Corporations 3D Printed, Plant based Clothing Cotton, Power Loom Synthetics Large Retailers Custom, 3D Printed Transportation Trains, Canals, Ships Bikes, Cars, Buses, Planes Commercial, Infrastructure, Electrification On demand, Swarming Manufacturing Machinery, Tooling, Interchangeable parts Assembly Line Just in Time, Programmable machines Intelligent Automation, Robots/Robotics Healthcare Traditional / Medical Classification Organic Chemistry, Microbiology Drug Development, Molecular, DNA Life enhancement & extension, Bio-Printing Energy Coal Oil Nuclear Next-Gen Nuclear, Storage Communication Telegraph / Newspapers Phone, Radio, Printed Ads TV, Screens, Internet, SmartPhone, Wireless, Social Cryptography, AR/VR, Holographic, Photonics Financial Services Paper Money, Stock Exchanges Checks Credit, Funds, Credit Cards, online payments Blockchain, Digital Currency Companies / Sectors Banks, Railways Ford, GM, US Steel, GE, Chrysler, Standard Oil, Amoco, CBS, AT&T Alphabet, Amazon, Apple, Comcast, Cisco, Facebook, IBM, Intel, Microsoft, Samsung ?? ?? ?? Source: Morgan Stanley: Technology: Disruptions and productivity growth in the next decade of the digital revolution, MD&I HorizonWatch
  9. 9. © 2017 IBM Corporation IBM Market Development & Insights 9 24Jan2017 MD&I HorizonWatch: Technology Trends To Watch In 2017 (IBM Internal Version) Industrial Intelligent Automation will be enabled by IoT, Cognitive/AI, Analytics, Intelligent Machines and Assembly Lines, Robots and Robotics, Edge (Fog) Computing and Swarming Technology
  10. 10. © 2017 IBM Corporation IBM Market Development & Insights We are seeing an increased number of robots designed for industry specific applications 24Jan2017 MD&I HorizonWatch: Technology Trends To Watch In 2017 (IBM Internal Version) Connie (Concierge) Tug (Hospitals)Fetch (warehouse)Botlr (Hotel supplies) Robonaut (NASA) Kompaï (elder care) 10 Tally (Retail) LoweBot (Retail) Molly (Kitchen) Pepper (emotion detection / advisor) Baxter (repetitive tasks)
  11. 11. © 2017 IBM Corporation IBM Market Development & Insights The future of farming involves robots and drones HorizonWatch: Internet of Things and the Future of Work (External Version)April 22, 2016 Hortibot (weeding) Bonirob (weeding & fertilizing) LettuceBot (thinning) Precision Farming Yamaha RMAX (Fertilizing) Image sources: see speaker notes 11
  12. 12. © 2017 IBM Corporation IBM Market Development & Insights 12 24Jan2017 MD&I HorizonWatch: Technology Trends To Watch In 2017 (IBM Internal Version) Technologies such as IoT, Cognitive/AI, analytics, advanced vehicle communications, edge (fog) computing and swarming technology, will enable driverless on-demand vehicles… virtually eliminating accidents, reducing congestion and pollution, while increasing productivity. Source: US Department of Transportation Intelligent Automated Transportation Systems
  13. 13. © 2017 IBM Corporation IBM Market Development & Insights Driverless cars get all the press but think about all the other autonomous transportation vehicles that are coming… 24Jan2017 MD&I HorizonWatch: Technology Trends To Watch In 2017 (IBM Internal Version) Semi’s Construction Equipment Cargo Ships Cargo Planes Trains Delivery vehicles 13
  14. 14. © 2017 IBM Corporation IBM Market Development & Insights 14 24Jan2017 MD&I HorizonWatch: Technology Trends To Watch In 2017 (IBM Internal Version) The future of air transportation will be autonomous and on demand. Enabling technologies will include IoT, AI, Cloud, Fog Computing, Swarming Technology, Quantum Computing technology. Companies to watch: • Uber • Airbus • Kitty Hawk / Zee.Aero • Joby Aviation • Urban Aeronautics • Lilium Aviation • AeroMobile • Volocopter Image by: Chris J Magdalenski Autonomous On Demand Aviation:
  15. 15. © 2017 IBM Corporation IBM Market Development & Insights The Future of Work: The organizational structure will look something like this…. 24Jan2017 MD&I HorizonWatch: Technology Trends To Watch In 2017 (IBM Internal Version) Management Smart Robots, Vehicles & Things Employees Smart Robots & Things Cognitive Coach Customers Smart Robots & Things Cognitive Coach Other Stakeholders and their “Coaches” Cognitive Coach 15
  16. 16. © 2017 IBM Corporation IBM Market Development & Insights The Future of Work will involve a partnership between humans and cognitive systems technology Cognitive Systems will excel at § Locating Knowledge § Pattern Identification § Natural Language § Machine Learning § Eliminating Bias / Emotion § Endless Capacity Humans will excel at § Common Sense § Morals § Imagination § Compassion § Abstraction § Dilemmas § Dreaming § Creativity § Generalization § Judgement 24Jan2017 MD&I HorizonWatch: Technology Trends To Watch In 2017 (IBM Internal Version)16
  17. 17. © 2017 IBM Corporation IBM Market Development & Insights Where are we headed? The future (2040-50) IT platform will be very fast and optimized for distributed cloud-based cognitive applications 17 24Jan2017 MD&I HorizonWatch: Technology Trends To Watch In 2017 (IBM Internal Version) Characteristics: • Distributed / Edge Computing • Secure • Data as an Asset • Blockchain • Analytics • Cognitive • UX by Design • Very Fast à Zettascale computing (1021)?
  18. 18. © 2017 IBM Corporation IBM Market Development & Insights Information Technology Trends to Watch in 2017 18 24Jan2017 MD&I HorizonWatch: Technology Trends To Watch In 2017 (IBM Internal Version) 1. Conversational Services & Chatbots 2. Blockchain 3. Robotic Process Automation (RPA) 4. Robots 5. Drones 6. Driverless Vehicles 7. Enterprise Wearables 8. Augmented Reality 9. Virtual Reality 10. Fog (Edge) Computing 11. Quantum Computing 12. Affective Computing 13. Swarm Computing 1. Security 2. System Infrastructure 3. Cloud Computing 4. AI/Cognitive Computing 5. Mobile Devices 6. Internet of Things 7. Analytics
  19. 19. © 2017 IBM Corporation IBM Market Development & Insights AI/Cognitive Computing: Trends to watch in 2017 … and beyond 19 § VCs and startups § Patents § Acquisitions continue to accelerate § Vendors court developers to their platforms § Consumer AI tech drives market § Conversational services explode 24Jan2017 MD&I HorizonWatch: Technology Trends To Watch In 2017 (IBM Internal Version)
  20. 20. © 2017 IBM Corporation IBM Market Development & Insights Conversational Services and Chatbots: Trends to watch in 2017 … and beyond 20 § Experimentation accelerates § Potential benefits attract adopters § Awareness grows of top industries & use cases § Characteristics of best services § Vendors court developers 24Jan2017 MD&I HorizonWatch: Technology Trends To Watch In 2017 (IBM Internal Version)
  21. 21. © 2017 IBM Corporation IBM Market Development & Insights Swarm Computing: Trends to watch 2017 - 2030 1. A goal is to mimic the behavior of nature 2. Enabled by AI, analytics, cloud, IoT edge computing 3. Future of ground transportation 4. Future of air transportation 5. Use case: search and rescue 6. Military testing 21 “Inspired by nature, Honda developed the Safe Swarm concept, enabling vehicles to wirelessly communicate with one another, sharing critical information in order to reduce traffic congestion, mitigate potential collisions and provide a more comfortable driving experience.” Honda: Safe Swarm INTRO IEEE: A Swarm of One Thousand Robots 24Jan2017 MD&I HorizonWatch: Technology Trends To Watch In 2017 (IBM Internal Version) “Swarm of drones will help farmers map weeds in their fields and improve crop yields.” Robohub: Swarms of precision agriculture robots could help put food on the table
  22. 22. © 2017 IBM Corporation IBM Market Development & Insights Affective Computing – 5 trends to watch in 2017 § Detecting emotions from videos, audio, text, facial expressions and gestures is a growth market. § Use cases include market research, advertising, education, collaboration apps, and mental health research. § More research is needed § Companies to Watch: Affectiva, Beyond Verbal, CrowdEmotion, Emoshape, Feel Wristband (Sentio Solutions) Gestigon , Humanyze, Kairos, Nuralogix, nVisio, Realeyes, Sension § AI vendors are becoming more active 22 “Machines, like humans, need emotional intelligence to be most effective. This is especially true today in a world where technology is becoming more and more conversational, perceptual and relational.” Affectiva: Emotion Technology Year in Review: Affectiva in 2016 24Jan2017 MD&I HorizonWatch: Technology Trends To Watch In 2017 (IBM Internal Version)

×