In the not too distant future the Internet of things will make our lives easier and less stressful. It’s already happening with grocery stores that are implementing digital payment systems to take credit cards into the stores. It is happening with fast food restaurants. Soon it will be done with our laundry machines, televisions, refrigerators and all other appliances we use on a daily basis. If you think this is just hype then you haven’t kept up with the trends in the tech world. The Internet has already altered the way people do business and communicate with one another.
With all these changes taking place the IT industry must now also predict what the future holds for its clients. According to an Internet of things predictions report 2021, by mid-century all organizations will have a digital twin. This digital twin will connect the enterprise to the rest of the world via its cloud network. It will streamline all the existing supply chains and supply chain components like factories, distribution hubs, plants and individual users.
According to the second half of the iPad predictions report, by mid-2021 all automobiles will have screens that are LCD or LED-based. In the year 2021 the first self-driving trucks with artificial intelligence will be available to drive across the country using their digital software system. The final predictions from the iPad iot predictions report 2021 include improvements to all the enterprise applications currently being used by enterprises like finance, supply chain, content, travel, government and health care.
It is interesting to note that all the iPad predictions in the second half of the report predict increases in safety risks due to rapid advances in artificial intelligent autonomous vehicles (VAAs). In fact the third biggest worry facing enterprise IT is the pandemic of information technology strategic disaster. This pandemic is also predicted to impact all the other components of enterprise such as manufacturing, transportation, pharmaceuticals, life sciences and health care industries.
Let us now look at some of the other IT-related iPad predictions report predictions in the third quarter of this year 2021. The first one is about the Internet of things – the use cases of cellular devices in the home and workplace. It is predicted that there will be a radical change in how we do business and how we communicate. There will be a big migration from desktop computers to mobile devices and back again. Smart phones will replace personal computers. All this will create a shift from the desktop to mobile device based operations in the workplace.
According to the second half of the iPad predictions report, there will be significant improvements to all the enterprise applications currently being used by enterprises such as finance, supply chain, content, travel and government. It is estimated that there will be a major shift in how these applications are used and augmented by these devices. A major transformation is expected in the global supply chains. There will be a major integration of vehicles, distribution, factories and workers worldwide. These will create a completely new set of supply chain management problems that are still under development.
Asset tracking solutions will play an important role in the operational process of these new mobile enterprise systems. Asset tracking solutions will be used for both the supply chain as well as for enterprise software applications. The Asset Tracking Solutions will support real-time data exchange between the users and the manufacturers. This data will enable real time monitoring of the inventories, repair, stock and shipping. It will also enable the manufacturers to make necessary adjustments as per the demands of the market and also improve their efficiency.
The other IT-related iPad predictions report for the coming year 2021 is that enterprise data will continue to migrate from the desktop to the mobile using either Bluetooth or WiMax technologies. The data movement will accelerate due to the massive storage requirements of enterprise data. This will further fuel growth of cloud based services which will provide real time data services to enterprise applications. iPad and iPhone devices will also be used extensively to monitor workforce productivity which is expected to increase considerably in the coming years.