Essentials Report

Forrester’s 2021 Technology Trends

Twenty-Six Trends Since 2020 Create Innovation Opportunities In Every Industry

September 29th, 2021
With contributors:
Stephen Powers , Christian Austin , Emily Stutzman , Tyler Castro , Rachel Birrell


This year, we expanded the range of technology trends we cover by adding 12 more to the 14 we identified in “Top Trends And Emerging Technologies, Q3 2020.” We summarize all the new 2021 trends and 2020 trend updates in this report for easy scanning and quick reference. To understand how the most important trends and technologies create innovation opportunities for your firm, read “The Top Trends And Technologies To Watch, Q3 2021.”

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