2018’s Gartner “Hype Cycle for IT in the GCC” identifies blockchain, the Internet of Things (IoT), city operations centers, smart city frameworks, digital twins and smart contracts as being among the technologies that will achieve mainstream business adoption in the next five to 10 years.
The SAP portfolio is constantly changing, and with it its operation. While the management of SAP applications has so far been heavily process- and governance-driven, as the digital transformation evolves, it must now also support the modernization of the company itself and ensure the integration of mobile devices, data analytics, cloud computing, and social media.
The 2019 Technology Days organized by the German-speaking SAP user group DSAG at the World Conference Center Bonn, Germany welcomed 2,500 participants this year. The event's slogan was "Do IT yourself. Transitioning to the cloud: think together, act individually."
European spending on technologies and services that enable the digital transformation (DX) of business practices, products, and organizations is forecast to reach $378.2 billion in 2022, according to the latest Worldwide Semiannual Digital Transformation Spending Guide published by IDC.
Intel announced the Intel Connected Logistics Platform (Intel CLP), a cost-effective internet of things (IoT) solution enabling users to monitor the condition and location of assets in any environment throughout the supply chain.