TECH SUPPLIER Mar 2019 - Market Perspective - Doc # US44168719
Affective Computing Software
By: Carrie Solinger
This IDC Market Perspective establishes affective computing software technologies as an emerging field through a definitional review. This document outlines use cases across multiple vertical industries. In addition, IDC provides recommendations for evaluating the integration of emotion AI into your product or service.
"Affective computing is a burgeoning and quickly innovating area with a multitude of applications across industries and submarkets. The increasing interest in AI- and ML-enabled software applications that can accurately detect emotion (e.g., anger, joy, sadness) and cognitive states (e.g., drowsiness) demonstrates the need for companies to investigate and invest in this emerging technology," according to Carrie Solinger, senior research analyst, AI Software Platforms.