A progress report on the Predictions 2014 I made in several posts here, at the end of the year. So, going for final verdicts. And quite a score and end result…
I gathered some evidence, but probably you have much more of that re the items below. Do please raise your hand / comment with links; I’ll attribute my sources ;-]
So, there they are, with the items collected from several posts and already updated several times before hence I’ll just highlight a few things:
|Trust||✓ And double-check. Maybe the issue slowed in attention over the course of the year, but… intermediate and final kickers make this one a true ✓|
|Identity||Hmmm, recurrent issues with strength of pwd methodologies, but for the rest… oh there’s XYZcoin with its trust-through-maximum-distribution-and-maximum-anonymity …! ✓|
|Things||Oh absolutely ✓ Or you’re surfing blind. Is that an expression, yet ..?|
|Social||Ello, Viv, etc., and for the rest, it has all been Business As Usual. Which makes it a ✓|
|Mobile||Has truly gone to the Expired phase when all-platform(-agnostic) design has come and gone as a hype and has turned into a basic requirement. ✓|
|Analytics||After the evangelists, now into the BAU lands. ✓|
|Cloud||Mehhh! ✓ It’s Docker that will be next year’s Thing. Note that.|
|Demise of ERP, the||Have almost heard nothing let alone ‘exiting’ about this. So ✓|
|InfoSec on the steep rise||Even if we haven’t seen enough on this!
|Deflation of TLD||As per ERP above. ✓ as the logical and methodological failures have prevented anyone to attach oneself to it for risk of looking dumb. Except for the ones still clinging to it, where the risk has materialized…|
|Subtotal||Well, let’s call it an off the cuff 95%+, being an A+ indeed.|
The faint of heart wouldn’t necessarily want to speak the bold characters out loud. And my nerw predictions are out there already; see the December 9th post.
Which leaves me to a link that you may want to get for me, for ‘winning’ my own predictions contest. Thank you!