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Artificial Intelligence Applications

Omdia | Tractica’s Artificial Intelligence Applications intelligence
service examines use cases and business models for the application of
artificial intelligence technologies in enterprise, consumer, and
government markets.


Omdia | Tractica’s Robotics & Autonomous Machines intelligence
service analyzes global market trends and applications for robotics
and related automation technologies within consumer, enterprise,
and industrial markets.

User Interface Technologies

Omdia | Tractica’s User Interface Technologies advisory service focuses
on emerging technologies that enable advanced interaction
with technology products and services across application
domains including mobile, home, health, automotive,
 enterprise, and industrial markets.

Advanced Computing

Omdia | Tractica’s Advanced Computing intelligence service covers emerging
technology and hardware trends surrounding the next generation of
computing performance and capabilities including AI hardware, HPC,
quantum computing, new processor architectures, and leading-edge
software and systems paradigms.


Latest Research Reports

Artificial Intelligence Applications

Analyst Commentary: The Kryon Automation Olympics showcases the vendor’s momentum Brief analysis of Kryon’s annual user conference and portfolio enhancements, including Full-Cycle Automation as-a-Service and real-time Kryon Process Discovery. Highlights the benefits of RPA via testimonials of Kryon’s capabilities
Enterprise AI Contracts Tracker: 2Q20 A database of global enterprise AI contracts announced during 4Q19–2Q20. Searchable by country, date, vendor, customer, vertical, technology, horizontal application, and use case. Contract summary description and source link provided

Robotics & Autonomous Machines

Market Landscape: Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Healthcare Robots Key Players, Recommendations, and Forecasts for Healthcare Technologies: Telerobots, Delivery, Diagnosis, and Disinfection
Delivery Robots and Drones Robots, Drones, and Autonomous Delivery Vehicles for Retail, Food & Beverage, Healthcare, Hospitality, Logistics, and Postal

User Interface Technologies

Virtual Digital Assistants for Enterprise Applications Virtual Agents, Chatbots, and Virtual Assistants for Enterprise Markets Utilizing Artificial Intelligence, Natural Language Processing, and Conversational User Interfaces
Smart Augmented Reality Glasses Head-Mounted Displays, Assisted Reality Glasses, Mixed Reality Holographic Displays, and Smart Helmets for Consumer, Enterprise, Industrial, Sports, Healthcare, and Public Safety Applications: Market Analysis and Forecasts

Advanced Computing

Neuromorphic computing: Technology, chipsets, and applications Technology analysis of computing technologies inspired by the brain. Covers the limits of deep learning approaches to AI, reviews new neuromorphic technologies like spiking neural networks and memristors, and compares suppliers
Analyst Commentary: NVIDIA’s acquisition of Arm is a bid to dominate the AI edge Brief analysis of NVIDIA acquisition of Arm to provide AI and ML at the edge and in mobile. NVIDIA GPU technology to be cross-licensed to Arm’s customer base. “Co-opetition” expected between NVIDIA-Arm and customers like Apple and Qualcomm.

Recent Blog Posts

Can Waymo see the future with lidar? July 28, 2020 - Lidar technologies are the cool thing for autonomous vehicle (AV) developers. Why? Because lidar is less expensive, lighter, smaller, and... More
COVID-19 impact on enterprise AI software market July 6, 2020 - The figure above shows the top eight early adopter industries as the purple bubbles. The x-axis (horizontal) shows how COVID-19... More

DeepMind Control Suite trains a (simulated) robot dog to run and fetch with reinforcement learning July 10, 2020 - Reinforcement learning enables autonomous robots to learn large sets of behavioral skills with minimal human intervention. In real physical systems,... More
Qualcomm releases end-to-end 5G robotics platform with AI June 23, 2020 - End-to-end robotics platform with modular, customizable development kit Robotics development just got easier and more integrated. On June 17, 2020,... More

Research News

Global AI software market set to rise sixfold to reach nearly $100 billion in 2025 July 10, 2020 - The worldwide market for artificial intelligence software will expand to $98.8 billion by 2025, rising by a factor of six... More
The increased need for advanced robotic technologies will accelerate the global exoskeleton market, with revenues reaching $2.6 billion by 2025 June 15, 2020 - Exoskeleton technology is being utilized in multiple sectors to improve productivity and employee health and in response to an aging... More
Global AI edge chipset revenue to reach $51.9bn by 2025, driven by the increasing need for AI inference at the edge June 8, 2020 - The need for artificial intelligence (AI) on edge devices has been realized and the race to design edge-optimized chipsets has... More