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Written by Joel Dehlin   
Saturday, 21 June 2008

Last month, Gartner identified the top 10 disruptive technologies for 2008 - 2012. And the list is pretty accurate:

• Multicore and hybrid processors
• Virtualization and fabric computing
• Social networks and social software
• Cloud computing and cloud/Web platforms
• Web mashups
• User interface
• Ubiquitous computing
• Contextual computing
• Augmented reality
• Semantics

We’re already trying to figure out how to deal with some of this stuff. Disruptive? Yes. Scary? Definitely. How does a CIO (or IT manager) deal with, embrace, or hold off new technologies?

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