We’re technologists, creatives, and strategists with a passion for problem-solving. To improve confidence in your technology plans, CEB’s Emerging Technology Roadmap breaks through the vendor hype to give you a real-world look at technologies that organizations are currently piloting, planning, and deploying from now through the end of 2017.
Emerging technologies are those technical innovations which represent progressive developments within a field for competitive advantage ; 3 converging technologies represent previously distinct fields which are in some way moving towards stronger inter-connection and similar goals.
As an education major emphasizing in history content, I am well aware of the clichÃ© that those that neglect history are doomed to repeat it. In a similar statement focused on the future of technology an unknown author stated that the future will be the past, only with cooler toys.” While the merit and validity of both statements can be debated, one thing that is certain is that technology is continuing to advance at a rapid pace, creating the toys mentioned by the author.
After the symposium series that we have organized and conducted, I am thankful that I was able to get insights from different professionals who have shared their time, knowledge and expertise in health and business industry about the different emerging technologies, ideas and concepts that are present in the corporate world.
The mainframe era was a period of highly centralized computing under the control of professional programmers and systems operators (usually in a corporate data center), with most elements of infrastructure provided by a single vendor, the manufacturer of the hardware and the software.