Gartner Hype Cycle for Education, 2013

Learning Visions

I''ve heard of the Gartner Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies, but never realized there was one for Education. The 2013 Gartner Hype Cycle for Education takes a focused look at digitalization trends on learning technologies, showing things like Quantum and Affective Computing on the uptick; Big Data and MOOCs at the peak; ideas like BYOD Strategies slipping into the trough; Tablets climbing the Slope; with E-Book Readers, Self-Publishing, and Mashups hitting the plateau.

The Future of Work: As Gartner Sees It

Upside Learning

Earlier today, I stumbled on this bit of research on the Gartner site; while it dates back to August there’s some interesting speculation about the Future of Work. In addition, simulation, visualization and unification technologies, working across yottabytes of data per second, will demand an emphasis on new perceptual skills.”. - Tom Austin, Vice President and Gartner Fellow. This property is also implied in Gartner’s description of work swarms.

Gamification, Virtual Worlds and The Gartner Hype Cycle

Kapp Notes

For those of you who do not know, the Gartner Hype Cycle is a graphical depiction of technology on a curve showing where technology is in terms of maturity.

L&D Talk: Gartners Emerging Tech Hype Curve, LMS Platforms, The Changing L&D Industry

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

L&D Talk is presented by - Get your FREE trial at - Today our panel discussion centered around the new Gartner Hype Cycle For Emerging Technologies report.

Gartner has identified the Learning Experience Platforms as a market segment in Corporate Learning Suites: what does this mean?


The new Gartner Market Guide 2018 for Corporate Learning Suites reflects this new Corporate Learning Environment, where LEPs (Learning Experience Platforms) are now differentiated from the traditional LMSs (Learning Management Systems).

Ten Technology Strategies for 2008 via Gartner Group

Kapp Notes

Over at ComputerWorld , an article titled Gartner's top 10 strategic technologies for 2008:Whether you incorporate these technologies or not, they're not going away, the research firm says Here are three items from the list: Green IT --I don't view this as too much of a want to catch attention now a days, add green infront of anything.just like the letter "e" oh so long ago.

Gartner’s top tech 2012 predictions: Impact on learning at 3 levels

Learning Cafe

The highly respected information technology research and advisory company Gartner has made the top 10 enterprise technology predictions for 2012.

Going Mobile for Enterprise Learning: Trends & Statistics

Origin Learning

According to Gartner Inc., Did you know that the average smartphone today is more powerful than the PCs that took two astronauts to the moon in 1969?! We bet you didn’t. Infographic Credit- ATD.

SuccessFactors Hires Gartner Analyst to Lead Development of HCM Software

CLO Magazine

A former Gartner analyst with 21 years of experience in the Information Technology (IT) industry, Otter will aim to help SuccessFactors evolve a new generation of Human Capital Management (HCM) software and best practices. Otter has spent the past five years at Gartner, most recently as its research vice president covering HCM trends and technologies. Otter was Gartner''s lead analyst on SAP from 2009 to 2011.

Making Learning Fun: Gamification

Origin Learning

A Gartner report says that by 2015, 50% of organizations managing innovation processes will gamify aspects of their business.

The Average Joe imperative

E-Learning Provocateur

The moral of the story is deeper than the Gartner hype cycle. There once was a time when I thought Second Life was going to take over the world. Well, the virtual world. I was so impressed with the technology – and amazed at its availability for free!

5 Non-Financial ROIs of MOOCs

Your Training Edge

They have been moving their way through the Gartner Hype Cycle , and it has just been over the past few months that they have started moving up the slope of enlightenment. Often when we talk about the ROIs of any type of training, we focus on things that can be easily monetized.

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How Social Learning is Powering Up Today’s Workplaces


Through 2015, 80% of social business efforts will not achieve the intended benefits due to inadequate leadership and over emphasis on technology.” – Gartner . THE QUOTE.

Top 20 Guides for Setting Up an Internal App Store


Gartner : This Gartner survey says that by 2017, 25 percent of the enterprises will have an Enterprise App Store for managing corporate-sanctioned apps on PCs and other mobile devices!

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Start Bridging the Tech Skills Gap Today


Furthermore, Gartner indicates that two-thirds of businesses aren’t even addressing the tech skills gap appropriately. Consequently, Gartner further forecasts that IT technical specialist hires will decease by 5 percent.

21 Brilliant Resources for Up-skilling Learning Designers (for the Informal & Social Learning Age)


Gartner Report : Gartner says that 80 percent of social business efforts will not achieve intended benefits through 2015. THE QUOTE: “ Instructional designers need to run, not walk, away from classroom-thinking and get to the point of providing short, quick business focused learning points that are easily accessible when and where our learners need them. This means leveraging new technologies to deliver non-traditional instruction.”- Karl Kapp.

Gamification: Gimmick or game changer?


Gartner defines gamification as “ the use of game mechanics and experience design to digitally engage and motivate people to achieve their goals. ”. Employee Engagement

Your Company Probably Isn’t Ready for Enterprise Social Tech

The Simple Shift

Most companies aren’t ready given the reports by Gartner and others regarding goals not being met. Is your organization thinking to employ enterprise social technology? I’d bet they aren’t really ready. Here’s a quick way to gauge readiness – The Innovation Matrix. What your company, like most companies, ultimately seeks when employing social tech is to […].

Don’t Gamify Wild Bill

Skilful Minds

Collaboration Experience Design Gamification Learning Experience Social Media Business EBay emergence Game mechanics Gartner intrinsic rewards Jesse Schell knowledge sharing Maryland Virginia BeachThere is a lot, actually a whole lot, of buzz over the past year about the gamification of business, specifically marketing, training, customer service. Much of it misses the simple point that it is the experience with it, the playfulness of it, that makes a game.

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Feat of Clay

Learning with e's

In a tacit homage to Gartner's theory, it's an interesting piece which asks some serious questions about the future of the microblogging tool. Tags: Ashton Kutcher James Clay Everitt Rogers Hype-Cycle Twitter Oprah Gartner's Hype-cycle

3 (Not So Secret) Secrets to Designing Effective Leadership Development Programs


According to a CEB (now Gartner) Learning and Development Roundtable study, 60% of frontline managers underperform during their first two years, driving performance gaps and … Continued.

CRM + Performance Support = Business Value


Analysts such as Gartner, AMR, and Forrester Research have been studying the problem for more than a decade and each has issued alarming failure statistics at various times High CRM implementation failure rates are well-known.

How To Use Gamification In 2019: What Works And What Doesn't?

eLearning Industry

And yet, many bold predictions from the influential 2011 Gartner Hype Cycle report about the gamification industry did not materialize. Gamification was set to take the world by storm. So was it just a fad? Or is the best yet to come? Let’s take a look at where things stand in heading into 2019. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Gamification eLearning Best Practices Gamification Benefits Learners Engagement

How an LMS enables Olympic dreams and academic goals


In the early 1990s, Olympic downhill gold medalist Kerrin Lee-Gartner, while training vigorously to represent Canada at the 1992 games, was also a high school … Continued. Online Learning

Overcoming Barriers to PS--Yes, You Can!


In our post, Your Finger’s in the Dike and the Dam’s about to Burst, Bob referred to a Gartner study that shows IT spend on new systems and applications is expected to double in 2013.

Developing Mobile Learning: Which Device Are Your Targeting?

Upside Learning

Here’s a forecast from Gartner about how the smart phone market could look like in 2015. Source: Gartner April 2011. Here’s another forecast – this one by IDC and released in March earlier this year, which is not very different from that of Gartner’s. Nevertheless for me key take away from both the Gartner & IDC reports are: There would probably be 3-4 platforms to target.

Where Your Company Needs Mobile Training

Designing Digitally

Gartner expects the number of employees using mobile devices to triple within a couple of years. With the rise in the millennial workforce, mobile training has been booming for quite some time now.

What You Need To Know About The Learning Engagement Platform

eLearning Industry

Let’s take a look at the Learning Engagement Platform (LEP), Gartner’s newest category within the HCM space. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Corporate eLearning Corporate Learning And Development Corporate Learning Management Systems Free eLearning eBooks Learners Engagement

Diving into the Emerging Scope of Learning Games for Workplace Training at the Game Developer Conference 2018 – Part 1


As per Gartner, the game-based learning market is expected to reach $11 billion globally by 2020. One of the most promising things about technological changes is that it happens at a very fast pace.

Upcoming: 11/27 @ 11:30 CT2019 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

Web Courseworks

Sure, Gartner originated the “Hype Cycle” for new technologies but Dr. Hicken made what is referred to as the “Hype Curve” famous amongst those in eLearning. Date: November 27 th @ 11:30 CT. Register Here. Consultant Dr. Hicken.

Big Data 101: Predictive Analytics in Talent Management

InSync Training

Publications like The Atlantic , Harvard Business Review , and The New York Times have covered the topic, and institutions like Gartner have researched its application for organizations. Virtually There session recap. Big data has become a big deal for the modern workforce. So what does it mean for those of us in Human Resources and Training? Guest speaker Claire F.

Key Mobile Milestone: Smartphone Sales Exceeded Feature Phones for the First Time [#mLearing]

mLearning Revolution

A new report by Gartner, which came out today, shows that for the first time, smartphone worldwide sales exceeded those of feature phones in the second quarter of 2013. You can read the full Gartner report here.

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To Build, or to Buy Enterprise Software: That is the Question


In fact, The Gartner Worldwide IT Spending Forecast predicts that companies will have spent an estimated $381 billion on enterprise software this past year, up nearly 9% from 2017.

Our Top 5 Sales Events in 2019


Gartner CSO & Sales Leader Conference. Speakers Include: Christina Gomez (Managing VP, Gartner), Brent Adamson (Distinguished VP, Gartner), Danielle Henneberger (Sr. Principal, Gartner), Scott Collins (VP Advisory, Gartner).

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Tech Headlines for June 2014

ATD Learning Technologies

Tech headlines for June 2014: Raytheon Study Confirms Learning Tech Has Positive Impact, Gartner Reports on Top 10 Strategic Tech Trends for 2014, and E-Learning Job Market Report. Click here to read full version