Gartner Hype Cycle for emerging technologies 2011

Source:ReadWrite Enterprise

According to Gartner, private cloud computing has reached the peak level of hype, and cloud/Web platforms are slipping into the "trough of disillusionment" in the face of Platform as a Service (PaaS)

.This year, Gartner is adding big dataInternet of Thingsgamification and consumerization to the Hype Cycle that weren’t present in 2010.