Aragon Research Announces the Technology Arc Research Methodology

The Aragon Research Technology Arc rates technology maturity across three phases. It also identifies technologies that have transformational or cost savings potential.

Feb 01, 2013, 14:27 ET from Aragon Research Inc.

PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aragon Research announced a new research methodology, the Aragon Research Technology Arc, which rates technologies across multiple dimensions, including whether it is in the emergence, adoption or maturation usage phases in an enterprise. The Technology Arc also rates technologies that have transformative or cost savings potential.

"We have taken the hype out of measuring technology maturity," said Jim Lundy, Founder and CEO at Aragon Research. "Our new Technology Arc methodology gives enterprises a simple and visual way to evaluate technologies and to zoom in on ones that can be transformative or ones that can save offer cost savings."

The first report based on this methodology, the Aragon Research Technology Arc for the Workplace, evaluates 28 distinct technologies. Some of the transformational technologies that are reviewed include cognitive computing, h.265, idea management, and social software. The report overview and the full report are both available at

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