Modern professionals apparently can't get through the workday without constantly switching from app to app—and this means they spend too much of their time correcting mistakes.
Envisioning increased revenues and an improved customer experience, many organizations plan to incorporate artificial intelligence throughout the entire enterprise by next year.
With a lack of business decisions boosted by embedded, actionable data, enterprises admit that they aren’t getting as much out of analytics as they should.
Expect more “digital workers” while CIOs focus less on the day-to-day and more on digital transformation in 2019. These are just a couple of predictions Forrester is making about the coming year.
Anticipating that robots will emerge as their "office buddies," young people in the "Generation Z" demographic will seek out employers who bring the "latest/greatest" tech tools to the workplace.
Enterprises are giving themselves high marks for their automation efforts—with artificial intelligence expected to even improve these deployments—all of which bodes well for increased investment for the immediate future.
Employer alert: If you don't plan to reward your hardworking IT pros with a larger salary next year—along with opportunities for them to expand their tech skills—they may find another job in 2019.
With its $34 billion acquisition by IBM set for 2019, things continue to move forward for Red Hat's Linux efforts.