Trends Report

A First Look At Quantum Computing

Quantum Computers Are Pure Potential In 2018, But Select Opportunities Are On The Horizon

December 6th, 2017
With contributors:
Matthew Guarini , Ted Schadler , Richard Fichera , Christian Austin

Summary

Quantum computing is attracting more media attention and business interest as it evolves from research to reality. Forrester expects a deluge of hype in 2018 targeted at a limited set of industries. CIOs in these industries must understand this game-changing technology so they can spot first-mover advantages over the next five years. The technology will be a bullet train by the time it matures, and laggards won't have time to catch up.

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