Technology Trends To Look Forward To In 2022


    Technology has seen a massive transformation in the last two years. The year 2020 set us back substantially. But as we stepped in 2021, a ray of hope was seen as we saw many new tech trends that helped us adapt to the new normal.

    With another pandemic year gone by, the resilience of human nature has helped us restructure our work, and technology has played a significant role in redefining our life. This year new technology trends are expected to focus on companies’ operational agility and help sustain businesses. So what are the new technological trends are we expecting to see in the upcoming year, here is what we believe are the trends to look out for;

    Expansion of 5G-6G Satellite-based internet usage: The internet of things makes use of the internet vital in our day-to-day lives. Development at all network levels make shall continue to drive research and push the economy forward. The estimated global population will reach eight billion by 2022, the internet users are expected to consume 4.8 zettabytes of data per year.

    Generative Artificial Intelligence: Generative AI is one of the most important artificial intelligence techniques that will be introduced to the market. It refers to the capability of AI-enabled machines to use existing audio, text, and/ or images to create new content. It runs algorithms and produces similar content.    

    Metaverse: This technology will be the star trend of 2022. Metaverse will allow virtual user interaction by combining social media, online gaming, augmented reality, and cryptocurrencies. Metaverse provides all kinds of entertainment and project, including the opportunity to work. We expect the Metaverse in full action as many bigwigs have invested and raised their stakes in this trend.

    Automation: Automation has helped the workforce work more efficiently. Automated processes are consistent and auditable, which helps in reducing errors and improves quality. Almost half of our work is already automated in the next few decades and this year will see a major shift in automation technology.

    Blockchain Technology: A Blockchain is a digital ledger of transactions that is duplicated and distributed across the entire network of computer systems. It records information in a way that is impossible to change, hack or cheat the system. It lessens business conflict and adds other benefits such as append-only data structure, transparency, security, and decentralization.

    Cloud Tech: In the last two years, cloud computing has exploded as companies focus on delivering digital services. This will be the centerpiece of new digital experiences in 2022. There is no business strategy as cloud strategy and have enabled new digital experiences in customers’ life.

    Clean Tech: The pressing issue of climate change has led to a discussion of transitioning towards cleaner resources, fuels, energy, and technology. Adapting to cleaner technologies promises an abundant supply of green energy to sustain exponential technology growth. It will help reduce negative environmental impact through significant energy efficiency improvements.

    As the world emerges from Covid-19 pandemic, we will see many changes in technologies. Many opportunities for smart start-ups will be seen and investors will capitalize on these technologies and business trends. Hope we see a better and brighter 2022 with only the best technological advancements.