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Artificial Intelligence

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



Omdia | Tractica’s Robotics advisory 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 advisory 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.


Connected & Autonomous Vehicles

Omdia | Tractica’s Connected & Autonomous Vehicles advisory service
analyzes global market dynamics surrounding the development of
more intelligent, connected, personalized service-centric vehicles
and transportation systems.


Latest Research Reports

Artificial Intelligence

2020 Trends to Watch: Artificial Intelligence What to Expect in the Field of AI in 2020 and the Decade Ahead
Artificial Intelligence Applications for Smart Cities 23 Use Cases across Six Smart City Sectors: Governance, Safety & Security, Mobility & Transportation, Energy & Resource Management, Infrastructure Management, and Healthcare


Collaborative Robots Market Radar Shared Workspace Robots for Industrial and Enterprise Applications
Collaborative Robots Shared Workspace Robots for Industrial, Manufacturing, Automotive, Electrical, Enterprise, Warehousing & Logistics, and Food & Beverage Applications and Use Cases: Global Market Analysis and Forecasts

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

2020 Trends to Watch: Quantum Computing Maturing the Technology and Advancing the Use Cases
Artificial Intelligence in Cloud and Enterprise Data Center Hardware Servers, Workstations, Cards, Storage, and Networking Infrastructure: Global Market Analysis and Forecasts

Connected & Autonomous Vehicles

Mobility as a Service Ride-Hailing, Carsharing, Vehicle Subscriptions, E-Scooter Sharing, and E-Bike Sharing: Global Market Analysis and Forecasts
Cellular V2X 4G, 5G, C-V2X, and 802.11p Connected Vehicles: Global Market Analysis and Forecasts

Recent Blog Posts

Get a Grip … Gently: Soft Robot Grippers Get a Funding Boost February 6, 2020 - When a robot needs to grab a soft item or items of irregular size and shape, traditional rigid robot grippers... More
Robotic Components: The Building Blocks of Robotic Life January 24, 2020 - Much is written about robot systems, but what about the components that comprise these machines? Key technologies include the robot... More

At CES 2020, AI Hype Cycle at Maximum, but Dismiss at Your Own Risk January 31, 2020 - It was quite easy to walk away from Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2020 feeling disappointed with the AI capabilities showcased,... More
AI Ethics: Address the Accountability Gap or Risk Another AI Winter January 15, 2020 - One of the core benefits of artificial intelligence (AI) is its ability to remove humans from specific tasks and decisions.... More

Research News

Video Analytics Solutions Are Driven by the Need for Safety and Security, With Global Revenue Reaching $4.5 Billion in 2025 January 30, 2020 - The world of computer vision has evolved rapidly in recent years, and computers are now more accurate than humans in... More
Mobility as a Service is Being Spurred by Urban Population Growth with Global Revenue Expected to Reach $563.3 Billion by 2025 January 15, 2020 - Mobility as a service (MaaS) programs provide on-demand access to four-wheel and two-wheel vehicles to more efficiently and cost-effectively travel... More
The Collaborative Robot Market is Increasingly Competitive, with Traditional Robot Manufacturers Playing Catch Up as New Players Enter the Market January 7, 2020 - The global collaborative robotics (cobot) market is experiencing a strong growth trend that is being driven by factors such as... More