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Tech, Media & Telecom Trends 2019: Emerging Technologies will Continue to Cause Significant Disruption -

The "Tech, Media & Telecom Trends 2019 - Thematic Research" report has been added to's offering.

Tech, Media & Telecom Trends 2019 analyses the major trends impacting companies across 15 TMT sectors. While many of these trends are specific to individual sectors, there are several broad themes as well.

Emerging technologies will continue to cause significant disruption

Every TMT sector will experience major upheaval due to emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), process automation, and the Internet of Things (IoT). In order to maintain their position, leading incumbents will have to adapt to market conditions that are changing profoundly and at pace, while also fending off challenges from innovative start-ups.

China's influence on the global TMT industry will grow

China's growing influence across every segment of the technology sector is not an accident, but an intrinsic part of the country's strategic plan. The Chinese government has made clear its desire to lead globally in AI and has also invested significantly in other emerging technologies such as 5G. At the same time, the country's leading technology companies are emerging as major forces on the global stage, with the likes of Alibaba and Huawei expanding their international presence. Consequently, companies in all TMT sectors should be watching developments in China very closely.

Other Highlights

  • Cybersecurity will become a priority for all senior executives
  • Political issues will present major challenges for TMT companies
  • Regulation will be an issue for the tech giants, but it will not stop them growing


  • This report covers 15 TMT sectors, incorporating hardware (semiconductors; servers, storage and networking equipment; consumer electronics; industrial automation; and component makers), software (application software; cloud; video games software; and security software), IT services, Internet & media (ecommerce; social media; advertising; and music, film and TV), and telecoms.
  • It also looks at the big issues that keep senior industry executives awake at night, from technology themes like artificial intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT) to macroeconomic themes like Brexit and the US-China trade war, and regulatory themes such as data privacy and net neutrality.

Companies Featured

  • Aixtron
  • Alibaba
  • Alphabet
  • Amazon
  • AMD
  • AMS
  • Broadcom
  • Ciena
  • Cisco
  • Cloudera
  • DJI
  • Fitbit
  • Garmin
  • GoPro
  • Hikvision
  • HP Inc
  • HTC
  • Ingenico
  • Inventec
  • iRobot
  • Lenovo
  • Logitech
  • Microsoft
  • Nikon
  • Nintendo
  • Ocado
  • Omron
  • Oracle
  • Siemens
  • Sony
  • TDK
  • TE Connectivity
  • Valeo
  • Yageo
  • and many more...

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