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Apr 2018 - Web Conference Proceeding: Tech Buyer - Doc # US43706818

Smart, Mobile, and Collaborative Robots: The Rise in Commercial Service Robots

By: Jessica GoepfertProgram Vice President, Customer Insights & Analysis, John SantagateResearch Director, Service Robots


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This IDC Web Conference session looks at the drivers, trends, impacts, and overall market related to nontraditional robotics in the modern digitally connected business. The evolution of technology in general has helped drive the evolution of robots for nontraditional business applications.

John Santagate, research director for Service Robotics at IDC, says, "We are in a very interesting place relative to robotics. There has been a convergence of technology maturity and market acceptance that is helping drive new robotic applications in business areas where robots have not typically been deployed." Watch this IDC Web Conference where we dig into what is driving the market, why this time it's different, and how the market will shape out over the coming several years.