Manufacturers around the globe are under huge pressure to maintain a competitive advantage and early interest in Internet of Things (IoT) and AI technology is maturing into ongoing digital transformation programmes.
The ramp up of data is arguably the biggest single defining feature of our age. The rate of growth and the sheer volume of data humanity is generating is astonishing. In 2017, we were creating 2.5 quintillion bytes of data each day!
With the advent of edge AI technology, brick and mortar retailers now have the tools to fight back against online shopping. Keen to remove as much friction as possible from retail transactions, online and offline stores are embracing AI with stellar adoption rates.
It’s difficult to predict the future of technology, but VIA is involved in several of the key technologies that will drive innovation in 2019.
Gone are the days of businesses making decisions based on hunches. Instead, data is fuelling the next wave of business innovation, allowing companies to make smarter, informed decisions, often in real-time.