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Drivers for technology innovations and trends

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Drivers for Technology Innovation and Trends. Motivation for the budding technologists for innovation

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Drivers for technology innovations and trends

  1. 1. Drivers for Technology Innovations and Trends Dr. Kumar B. V., Director, Altius Inc., Bangalore
  2. 2. Agenda • About Myself • Drivers for Technology Innovations and Trends • Summary
  3. 3. About Myself • Director, Altius Inc., • Consultant and Services Provider • Over 22 years of Industry Experience and Exposure - Infosys, Cognizant & Sun • Technology Evangelist, Thought-leader and Mentor • International Speaker - Conferences and Workshops • Published Many Technology Papers • Authored International Titles in Web Services, Security, SOA, J2EE etc. • Two Patents at USPTO
  4. 4. Drivers for Innovation
  5. 5. Drivers for Innovation • Business • Political • Religious • Personal • Accidental
  6. 6. Business • Abacus • Computers • Electronics • Mobiles • Internet and WWW
  7. 7. Political • Rockets • ICBMs • Ships • Submarines • Warfare accessories
  8. 8. Religious
  9. 9. Personal • Steam Engine • Telescope • Air Craft • Photoelectric Effect
  10. 10. Accidental • X-Ray • Velcro • Teflon • Super Glue • Microwave • Coca Cola
  11. 11. Inventions that changed the course of the world • Gun • Electricity • Jet • Telephone • Television • Computers Source: Jeremy Clarkson
  12. 12. Inventions that Shaped the IT World of today • Abacus and other systems • Mainframes • Super Computers • Super Minis, and Engineering Work Stations • Desktop Computers • Mobile computers
  13. 13. Evolution of Operating Environment • Z/OS, TOPS10, etc. • Unix, SVR4, BSD, etc. • Windows, OSX, Linux, etc. • iOS, Symbian, Android, WindowsCE, etc.
  14. 14. Evolution of Software • Assembly Language • Fortran • COBOL • C / C++ • Java • OpenSource • XML
  15. 15. Inventors and their Drivers Information Technology
  16. 16. Who is this Person?
  17. 17. Linus Torvalds • From Helsinki, Finland • Obtained Commodore • Loved Mathematics • Purchased Minix to create Linix on i386 • Corporate announcement of Acceptance of Linux
  18. 18. Do you Know this Guy?
  19. 19. Bill Gates • Harvard Drop out • Wrote tic-tac-toe in BASIC during school days • Wrote fastest sorting algorithm of his time • Started Microsoft in 1976 • One of the richest individual in the world today
  20. 20. Do you know this Guy?
  21. 21. E F Codd • Professional at IBM • Invented relational database model • Constituted 12 rules on RDBMS • Created OLAP • Turing Award winner in 1981
  22. 22. Do you know this guy?
  23. 23. Steve Jobs • Business man, Designer and Inventor • Co-founded Apple in 1970 • Created first GUI based OS • Created iPod, iPhone and iPAD • “Stay hungry-Stay Foolish”
  24. 24. Do you know this Guy?
  25. 25. James Gosling • Ph D in CS from CMU • Created his own version of EMACS • Father of Java Programming Language • Created the first VM
  26. 26. Do you know this Guy?
  27. 27. John Bosak • Engineer at Sun Microsystem • Created Extensible Markup Language XML • Coded the XML Specs for W3C • Created UBL and still chairs it.
  28. 28. Do you know these Guys?
  29. 29. Google Boys • Students at Stanford • Created powerful search engine architecture • Analyzing links and convert it into a biz idea • Started Google Inc. • Created Gmail, Google Earth, Google Map etc
  30. 30. Do you know this Guy?
  31. 31. Bjarne Stroustrup • Danish Computer Scientist • Rolled OO into C and created C++ • Headed AT & T’s Research Division • IEEE CS Computer Entrepreneur Award in 2004
  32. 32. Do you know this Guy?
  33. 33. Dave Winer • MS in CS at Univ of Wisconsin, Madison • Creator of VisiText • Founded Userland Software • Developed XML-RPC protocol which led to Web Services
  34. 34. Do you know this Guy?
  35. 35. Grady Booch • MS in Electrical Engg, Univ of California • Created UML with Ivar Jacobson and Rumbagh • Founded Rational Rose • Created Booch Method • IBM Fellow • IEEE Award Winner
  36. 36. Do you know this Guy?
  37. 37. Tim Berners Lee • Scientist, MIT Professor and Inventor of WWW • Independent Contracted at CERN • Created HTTP and contributed to the development of Internet • Director of W3C • Knighted by Queen
  38. 38. Do you know this Guy?
  39. 39. Dennis Ritchie • Designer and developer of C programming Language • Co-created Unix • Worked at Bell Labs • Turing Award Winner in 1983 • Was honored by Bill Clinton in 1999
  40. 40. How’s the Future? - Some Thoughts
  41. 41. How’s the Future? - Some thoughts • Can we predict the trends? • How long can we? • How accurately can we? • How accurate the predictions have been?
  42. 42. Some Future Predictions - On the lighter side • 2080 Headlines • Kasab Dies at 97 in Indian Jail • Sharad Pawar owns half the world • A. Raja’s grand son D. Raja is caught in 6G Scam • A girl in Mumbai travels 60 ft. safely • Lakshadweep Cats Join IPL as the 76th team • GolMaal 34 released, Tushar Kapur still unable to talk or act • FaceBook Declared as a continent Courtesy: SMS Forward

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