Research and advisory firm, Gartner, has released its list of technology predictions and trends for the years 2013 and beyond.
Gartner has identified key mobile technologies that will impact every organization in 2012 and 2013. In general, the technologies on the top 10 list enable an improved infrastructure, more effective mobile application delivery, new business opportunities, innovative applications or experiences, and/or better management and control.
IDC recently published a report covering its top 10 retail-related predictions for 2012.
Big Data Technologies describe a new generation of technologies and architectures, designed to economically extract value from very large volumes of a wide variety of data, by enabling high velocity capture, discovery and/or analysis.