15 May 2017


The first quarter of 2017 saw numerous key technological themes emerge at industry tradeshows and events, most notably at CES and MWC. While to the naked eye, there were no revolutionary leaps in any particular market, ABI Research uncovered a clear and distinct maturation of several familiar technological gambits. Most technophiles are already aware of the IoT, autonomous vehicles, robotics, 5G, VR, and AR. However, these markets are just now evolving into more mainstream concepts and sit squarely in that development stage in which organizations are seriously thinking about how they can best incorporate these technologies into their future business strategies.