2019 is here, which implies it is the right time to turn towards the tech pundits and find out what all technologies and techniques will bring groundbreaking impact to the enterprise world in the next 12 months. It is the right time to determine which tech trend businesses should still embrace and which one to expel from their business plans. Isn’t it so?
Assuming that your answer is yes, here are some of the enterprise technology predictions that top enterprise owners and marketers should expect in 2019:
1. Customer experience
When talking about customer experience, 2019 will be the year of true disruption. In the coming year, the organizations will gravitate their efforts toward an understanding of customer behavior and needs, and delivering a customer-centric and omnichannel experience based on the insights gained.
2. Voice technology
Voice technology will continue to flourish in the enterprise market exponentially. In 2019, enterprises will invest more in integrating voice assistants to their mobile apps to ensure that the users get quick and effective services.
Growing beyond a hype, blockchain and cryptocurrencies will become a real game-changer in 2019. The technology will lure enterprises to replace their traditional payment transfer system with cryptocurrency-based mechanism, which will make the process faster, secure, cheaper, and flexible.
Besides, the organization will rely upon the technology to ensure better and error-free solutions in the form of smart contracts and permissioned blockchains.
4. Cloud storage
Since the past few years, the cloud has been a catalyst force in the enterprise world. It has revolutionized every function and initiative in the enterprise world, and the same is expected to be continued in 2019.
Enterprises will heavily invest in using cloud storage solutions and rely upon its services to offer better experience. The organizations will become less reluctant to employing this technology. But, at the same time, they will pay more attention to the associated security concerns.
In other words, the enterprises will play safe with cloud storage platforms in the year 2019.
With data breaches becoming the front page headline every now and then, enterprises will focus more on security in 2019. Organizations will show a keen interest in discovering when and how the data is used for delivering services to customers and what are the loopholes in their existing processes. They will invest in the top-notch data privacy and security measures, which will somehow help to overcome the loss of $1.23 million which has been the average impact of the breach on the enterprise sector.
6. 5G technology and IoT
2019 will add wings to enterprise solutions with the convergence of 5G technology and IoT (Internet of Things). The CIOs and marketers will look forward to leveraging the advantages of these two disruptive technologies for their business in terms of faster data processing and accessibility.
In the present time when technological innovations are rapidly transforming the enterprise world, it is wise to be ready for the future in advance. So, what are you waiting for? Consider the aforementioned enterprise tech trends today and make your 2019 far engaging, action-packed, and profitable.
DISCLAIMER: This article expresses my own ideas and opinions. Any information I have shared are from sources that I believe to be reliable and accurate. I did not receive any financial compensation for writing this post, nor do I own any shares in any company I’ve mentioned. I encourage any reader to do their own diligent research first before making any investment decisions.
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