The advent of technology has revolutionized how the world functions. People and businesses alike have adopted modern technology to enhance their prospects and lifestyle. The business that is yet to adopt technology in its functions does not get favor from customers. Hence, they are overtaken by their competitors who have already adopted it. Advanced technologies like IoT (Internet of Things), Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, etc. have managed to overpower outdated systems. However, it is the current Covid-19 pandemic that has compelled almost all businesses to go online and adopt the top technology trends. There have been significant demands for tech domains like Quantum Computing, Internet of Behaviors and Automation.
Top technology trends you should be aware of in 2021
It involves using state-of-the-art technologies like Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Advanced Analytics, Robotic Process Automation, Business Process Management and others. It defines automation level undertaken along with automating processes and tasks. It is expected to be among the most availed tech trend by businesses in the near future.
2. Internet of Behaviors
It is rather an extension of Internet of Things. It uses vital insights and data to bring about behavioral change. Using this latest technology, businesses can monitor consumer behaviors and benefit their respective platforms. Healthy tracking application, for example, can derive data concerning your sleep, diet, physical activity routine, etc.
3. 5G technology
It is the presently the most demanded technology to run smoothly Virtual Reality, Blockchain, IOT successfully. Its salient features are lower latency, high internet speed, high throughput, better efficiency, etc. It helps take net connectivity to a higher level and explore new technologies opportunities.
4. Edge Artificial Intelligence
It is considered to be the very future of AI. In this technology, AI gets processed, but at a local level. This means, it avails and processes vital data at a point close to user interaction. It can be an Edge server, computer or another device. Some common examples are Drones, Google Maps, Amazon Alexa, etc.
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5. Distributed Cloud
This technology takes Cloud Computing to a higher level and is concerned with public cloud service distribution to unique geographical locations. The primary public cloud provider manages centrally all operations, delivery, updates and other associated tasks. Organizations can reduce latency, cost and data loss risk.
6. Cybersecurity Mesh
With the entire world getting digitized, the demand for cybersecurity has enhanced manifolds. Protection of sensitive data is being prioritized especially from data breaches and cyberattacks. This tool offers a more distributed and flexible approach to undertake stringent cybersecurity measures.
7. Quantum Computing
It has been a boon during this covid-19 outbreak helping with vaccine development and preventing further spread of this pandemic virus. It is concerned with computing process and based mainly on quantum phenomena like entanglement, superposition, etc. It finds better use in various domains like logistics, healthcare, finance, banking, etc.
8. Virtual Reality (VR) & Augmented Reality (AR)
It is likely to dominate the future tech world. VR helps creates a simulated environment using advanced computer technologies of the prevailing physical world. On the other hand, AR enhances that particular environment with the help of computer-generated elements. It is used in various domains like healthcare, education, transportation and gaming.
Bitcoin or Cryptocurrency is part of this technology. Blockchain is also used in other domains like advertisements, logistics, supply chain and healthcare, etc. It can be termed to be one decentralized digital ledger to maintain records of every executed transaction across global computer system network.
10. Total Experience (TX)
It has become more important for businesses to create a better and unique experience for everyone. TX integrates multi-experience with that of employee experience, user experience, customer experience to offer unified experience. Businesses can also benefit from situations like remote work, distributed customers, etc.
The above are the top 10 technology trends that you can consider adopting for your business.