#beacons among top 7 projected areas for #technology spend in 2015. great news if supplements #dpbm networks

The main themes below.

  1. more big data.  No surprise there.
  2. Competitors to Amazon’s cloud services.  IMO, new entrants (unless super specialized/niche) don’t have a chance.  Microsoft and Google on the other hand….  (also, btw, a fan of Digital Ocean)
  3. Enterprise mobile apps.  Yawn.
  4. Security.  It’s about time.
  5. Docker and similar container technologies.
  6. Adapting sharing economy for the enterprise.  This one is kind of interesting to think about, but I’m not sure how ground-breaking the examples cited actually are.  For example, rentacoder has been around for years.
  7. Beacons.  Here’s a good introductory article describing the intersection between beacons and digital place-based media (DPBM)

Enterprise Tech Predictions For 2015 By VCs – Business Insider.