BUILDING TECHNOLOGY FOR PEOPLE
In this year’s Technology Vision, we’ve identified five trends that underscore the importance of focusing on ‘Technology for People’ to achieve digital success. Tomorrow’s leaders are taking these trends on board and executing strategies to secure their clear digital advantage.
Artificial intelligence (AI) is about to become a company’s digital spokesperson. Moving beyond a back-end tool for the enterprise, AI is taking on more sophisticated roles within technology interfaces. From autonomous driving vehicles that use computer vision, to live translations made possible by artificial neural networks, AI is making every interface both simple and smart – and setting a high bar for how future interactions will work. It will act as the face of a company’s digital brand and a key differentiator – and become a core competency demanding of C-level investment and strategy.
The current three-year set of technology trends relating to Accenture’s Technology Vision includes these reports from 2016 and 2015:
Accenture’s Technology Vision comprises a three-year set of technology trends. While each year we highlight the latest trends, it’s important to recognize that each trend represents just part of the picture. As companies continue their journey toward becoming digital businesses, they will need to keep up with the latest evolutions in technologies, and continue to master those that have been maturing. These technologies are quickly becoming the base for how enterprises build their next generation of business, as well as the catalysts for many of the trends that we discuss this year.