Most discussions about emerging technology tend to focus on the individual technologies that are working their way towards adoption. CompTIA’s research series on emerging tech has featured AI, blockchain, virtual reality/augmented reality and more.
As businesses reconsider how technology impacts their operations and strategies, it is natural for them to concentrate more on the future trends that have potential to be disruptive. The problem comes in finding the resources to dedicate to such an effort. Treating “emerging technology” as a collection of discrete fields to be dissected individually creates bottlenecks and exacerbates skill gaps.