How will industry trends and technological development transform cloud computing over the next several years?
The answers to this question can be many and range from autonomous enterprise data management to blockchain disruption for commerce.
Enterprises across the globe are harnessing the power of cloud from both a cost perspective and from a data accessibility point of view.
With all the innovation surrounding the cloud happening at a rapid pace, where will cloud computing land amid?
Let’s take a look at the top 10 predictions for cloud technology:
#1 By 2020, more than 50 percent of enterprise data will be managed autonomously.
#2 Over 80 percent of applications and infrastructure will be managed in a self-sufficient manner.
#3 Within a few years, the priority of cloud security will move from number 10 to number one in terms of criticalness.
#4 Cloud service providers must ensure they provide on-premise controls or they risk losing customers.
#5 By 2020, there will be mass migration of companies that belong to regulated industries.
#6 Most new applications will be built on micro-service architecture.
#7 Artificial Intelligence is expected to further strengthen its presence and impact on cloud technology.
#8 In two years, a major part of customer interactions will be handled completely by chatbots.
#9 The Internet of Things will not only be limited to individual components; it will take on a holistic approach with an integrated platform.
#10 Modern-day commerce will surround blockchain technology.
Cloud transformation is happening now and all the time. Adoption of cloud technology is a big matter of when and how businesses can transform their processes and disrupt the marketplace.
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