Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

Top 10 Technology Trends

Filed under
Sci/Tech

Technology is one of the last frontiers on the information horizon. While technology can help us do our jobs better, faster, and cheaper, some innovation actually proves to be more disruptive in the long run. So what are the top 10 technology trends in 2006?

The SIIA Information Industry Summit in New York, which was held Jan. 31-Feb. 1, put this question to the ultimate test as five industry pundits voiced their opinions of what's hot, what's not, and what we'll be seeing in the months and years to come. The Top 10 Technology Trends, the last session of the summit conference, took a look at the changes we're seeing in the ways information is channeled, directed, processed, and delivered.

Moderator John Patrick (president of Attitude, LLC, author, consultant, and former vice president of Internet technology at IBM Corp.) kept the dialogue on target with his team of panelists, which included Jason Calacanis (blogger and CEO of Weblogs, Inc.), Jeff Pulver (chairman and founder of Pulver.com, Inc.), Chris Shipley (cofounder and editorial director of Guidewire Group, LLC), and Robert Sutor (vice president of standards at IBM Corp.). Here is a roundup of the trends they see coming, with a little of their own opinions added to the mix:

Full Story.

Re: Technology trend and resource limitations ?

atang1 wrote:

Full story is not accessible by those links provided?

Yikes, thanks!

Comment viewing options

Select your preferred way to display the comments and click "Save settings" to activate your changes.

More in Tux Machines

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.1 Officially Released with Support for Linux Containers

Red Hat was proud to announce earlier today, March 5, the availability of the first maintenance release of its Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 operating system for computers, used in numerous enterprises worldwide. Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.1 contains a great amount of bug fixes and improvements over the previous release, as well as various new features. Read more Also: iSER target should work fine in RHEL 7.1

Help: Linux to the rescue of older operating systems

As you know, when someone offers free stuff, we give it a few weeks in order to give each group, organization or individual in need a chance to respond. That’s what we’ll do with Mary Greenfield’s generous offer to donate free fabric, so give it another week and then we’ll forward responses to her. One of the most rewarding aspects of writing this column is realizing that it generates discussion, and here’s a response to that question about updates for an older computer running Windows ME... Read more

Open source used to manage Figueres’ environment

The Spanish town of Figueres is relying on free and open source software to help manage its urban and natural environment. Fisersa Ecoserveis, an environmental company, is using a range of open source solutions to create, update and manage interactive geographic maps, used for monitoring and planning the city’s green spaces. Read more

I/O-rich SBC runs Linux on Cortex-A9 Sitara SoC

MYIR launched a “Rico” SBC for TI’s Cortex-A9 AM437x SoC, with an open Linux BSP, 4GB of eMMC flash, and coastline GbE, HDMI, and USB host and device ports. Read more