ABI Research Identifies Three Big Trends Impacting Each of the 20 Most Compelling Transformative Technologies

13 Dec 2017

ABI has researched 20 of the most compelling transformative technologies and has identified the top three big trends — that go well beyond 2018! — for each of those disciplines. The trends report is titled: 1-Minute Reads for 3 BIG Trends Impacting Each of the 20 Most Compelling Transformative Technologies.

Transformative technologies relate to the stages of innovation, a concept dating back to the late 1990s. Current innovation focuses on the business-as-usual now, while disruptive innovation centers on disrupting the status quo by phasing out established practices. Technologies in the first two stages — the traditional and temporary Internet and IT technologies — have goals of reducing costs, improving efficiencies as well as offering product improvements or service enhancements. The third and most important stage, transformative innovation, however, emphasizes the long term. As a result, the goals of transformative technologies go much further and much larger. They are the technologies that create deep business changes, not marginal ones.

ABI Research identifies the 20 of the most compelling transformative technologies as:

Because ABI analyzes what will happen five — even 10 years – from now, ABI only researches the most compelling transformative technologies, with an emphasis on operational technologies. As a result, ABI’s conclusions and recommendations literally reshape workforces, identify holes in a market, create new business models and drive new revenue streams that will ensure companies’ sustainability in the future.

Download the complete transformative technologies trends report from the ABI Research Web site:   www.abiresearch.com/transformative-trends.

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ABI Research provides strategic guidance for visionaries needing market foresight on the most compelling transformative technologies. ABI’s own research visionaries take stances early on those technologies, publishing groundbreaking studies often years ahead of other technology advisory firms. ABI analysts deliver their conclusions and recommendations in easily and quickly absorbed formats to ensure proper context. Our analysts strategically guide visionaries to take action now and inspire their business to realize a bigger picture. For more information about ABI Research’s forecasting, consulting and teardown services, visionaries can contact us at +1.516.624.2500 in the Americas, +44.203.326.0140 in Europe, +65.6592.0290 at Asia-Pacific or visit www.abiresearch.com.


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ABI Research is a global technology intelligence firm uniquely positioned at the intersection of technology solution providers and end-market companies. We serve as the bridge that seamlessly connects these two segments by providing exclusive research and expert guidance to drive successful technology implementations and deliver strategies proven to attract and retain customers.

ABI Research 是一家全球性的技术情报公司,拥有得天独厚的优势,充当终端市场公司和技术解决方案提供商之间的桥梁,通过提供独家研究和专业性指导,推动成功的技术实施和提供经证明可吸引和留住客户的战略,无缝连接这两大主体。

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