How Millennials Are Driving 2015 Tech Trends

Jan 26, 2015

Wired | Simon Dudley

This time of year, just about every industry analyst and technology vendor trots out his or her predictions for top technology trends to watch next year, and I’m no different.

This time, though, I’ve also sifted a bit through what other industry observers have to say. Interestingly, the predictions nearly everyone is making stem from a reality in the workplace – namely that Generation Y and Millennial employees have certain expectations for technology in the enterprise, which savvy vendors are meeting.

The emerging trends for 2015 embrace expanded use of video in Unified Communications, Infrastructure and Software-as-a-Service, and low-cost computing devices. Let’s take a closer look at each.