By 2025, one third of robotic process automation (RPA) projects will reveal opportunities to accelerate and diversify revenues, but over half of those opportunities will be missed by obsessive focus on the bottom line.
Prediction 2020: The IT-OT civil war remains the CIO’s biggest impediment to digital transformation.
For at least the next three years, CIOs in manufacturing and asset-intensive industries will not be able to avoid the wreckage the IT-OT civil war is causing. This will block enterprises from realizing the full value of their digital transformation investments.
By 2025, an anti-tech underground will develop. This movement will focus on disrupting/attacking high tech in business. The roots will be in a displaced workforce focusing on automation, robotics, and AI. This movement will begin with the cancellation of tech jobs. Programmers, analysts, project managers will be the target of increasing lay-offs. In the…
By 2025, first-responder drones operated by facilities management entities will be commonplace across residential and commercial complexes.
By 2025, Industrial robots will become a target of “bad actors” seeking to disrupt manufacturing and production.
Many businesses put themselves at risk through inability to adopt new strategies due to inflexible IT processes, rigid infrastructure and ossified applications.
Cybersecurity legislation in the U.S. will continue to accelerate, especially at the state level, where hundreds of new cybersecurity bills will be introduced in 2020.
Ransomware attacks on small cities, towns and school districts will accelerate through 2020.
Cloud Predictions 2020 The concentration risks of public cloud services infrastructure will become a public policy issue, leading to increased regulatory oversight of large cloud services providers.
A Frugalnomics Redux Over the next five years, global economic stagnation will force IT organizations to completely show, communicate, and defend their IT spend. Sixty percent of enterprises will fail to accomplish this, leading to a continuing collapse of centralized IT stewardship.