There are exciting things to look forward to when it comes to the evolution of technology in 2018, and today we’re going to look at the direction things are likely to take in the upcoming year.
An overview of 2017
Without a doubt, IoT and AI have defined the pace of the game for the year that’s about to come to a close. The number of connected devices has reached mind-numbing heights, and it can only grow from here on out.
Chatbots have the function of keeping the customers engaged. In the near future, they can only increase in terms of importance and prevalence.
It makes sense to automate everything that’s possible to preserve human resources. Robotic Process Automation (RPA) will take us there.
Blockchain-enabled solutions will potentially bridge the gaps in device data interoperability, while making sure that everything remains transparent and secure.
3D printing has the potential to reinvent some old products while introducing several innovations, and could truly transform the way we do business.
Ritesh Gandotra from Xerox believes it’s extremely important for organisations to change their traditional thinking and be on the lookout for ways they can streamline and improve their business procedures. Xerox, for example, is leveraging IoT technology to deliver exceptional experience to customers as well as to digitize imperative assets.
Currently, the company is working on a number of business solutions designed to simplify work processes and improve productivity.