As in previous years, we have examined some of the technology trends of 2016 and made some predictions on how key enabling and emerging technologies will be used by innovative businesses in 2017.
There have been some significant triggers here in the UK that will drive the adoption of technology in 2017. These have recently been amplified by a report from Gartner, highlighting that the strategic challenges faced by UK plc are:
1) Developing better relationship with their customers
2) Reducing costs
3) Increasing revenue through better operations
4) Further empowering and engaging employees
Therefore, this year, we have focused our predictions on the digital technologies we believe will provide transformational change in 2017.