1. IoT and Smart Home
IoT or Internet of things is a system of interconnected of mechanical, digital and computing devices. There has been much talked about IoT and smart home technology in the previous year. Although the not much individual application are available in the market, some of the bigger companies like Apple, Google and Amazon are trying to bring out this technology. This year we may experience some major advantage of these technologies.
2. VR and AR
Virtual reality refers to the computer technology that is used to produce realistic images, sound, etc., to create a real environment. Augmented Reality or AR is n which elements of the real environment are augmented that gives a lie view direct or indirectly of the real environment. In AR, the reality is modified by the computer. We have seen some of the advanced version of these technologies in the year 2016. Nearly 1000 of Virtual Reality apps has been released by Oculus Rift. An AR game – The Pokemon Go has 100 million downloads.
3. Machine Learning:
Machine learning has been giving a positive outlook in the recent years. The use of technology has been used in a very limited application. This year some better updates of the machine learning are expected.
Automatic control or Automation, are being used in the various control system of operating equipment like machinery and also in processes in factories, heat treating oven, etc. the IT marketers are quite positive about the Automation will expand greater in 2017. When Machine Learning is combined with Automation everything will become faster.
5. Digital Twines
The concept of Digital Twines also termed as Digital shadow. It is a computerized partner of the physical assets used for various purpose. It is also used to create a digital companion in the 3D world for the physical objects. It can also act as a vital connection between the data about the physical world and information.
6. Physical-Digital Integration
The smartphone have almost connected each aspect of our daily life with mobile devices. The smartphone devices have given accessibility to innumerable information in the real world with a very short span of time. People are now aware of sites-to-pursuing things and also pick up the product at a physical retail location and in 2017 it will go to the next the level i.e. integration of the physical and digital realities. Online giant Amazon will soon coming up with more physical product such as Dash button. The physical brands like Walmart will include more digital features like product trial, store map, etc.
7. Block chain and Distributed leaders
Block chain is a new concept and increasing growing industry.
8. Everything on demand
With almost infinite mobile apps everything is just a click away. Now there many applications available for getting food deliveries, gate rides and even a single night stay place. In 2017 we will experience some new evolution in even new and stranger territory.
9. Intelligent apps
In this technology, data can sophisticate decision science or machine learning and can even make a scalable cloud structure.
10. Humanize BigData(visual, qualitative and empathetic)
Big Data has been the talk of the market in the recent few years. The idea is to gather mass quantities of data that helps in better marketing. Its biggest strength, quantities, the numerical foundation is also weakness and 2017 may experience advancement to humanize the data.