Making predictions is easy work. Making the right ones requires clear insights about technology, the market and the data that drives business. What will be big in 2018 for technology buyers? What will fall flat? What will challenge, excite or perplex? Here are nine predictions for 2018:
1. Artificial Intelligence A ton of money will be spent and much of it will be squandered. A full 70% of enterprises expect to implement AI in the next year. Why won’t it work out? As I pointed out in an earlier post, the data fueling AI will be such a mess that companies won’t get the AI payback. That’s because AI only works if it has access to the right data, in a format it can use, with proper controls.
Author: Gary Bloom