Guider Tech listed as a Sample Vendor in Two Gartner 2018 Hype Cycle Reports
Taipei- Guider Technology, a comprehensive O2O healthcare platform that integrates its wearables, medical device manufacturer partners, personal App and web platform to deliver healthy lifestyle and value-based care, was named in two Gartner 2018 Hype Cycle reports. Gartner listed Guider Technology in the Personal Tracking Devices category in the Hype Cycle for Wearable Devices, 20181 and Hype Cycle for Personal Technologies, 20182. According to Gartner, “Clients use Hype Cycles to get educated about the promise of an emerging technology within the context of their industry and individual appetite for risk …” and to “separate hype from the real drivers of a technology's commercial promise.”
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1 Gartner, Inc. “Hype Cycle for Wearable Device, 2018” by Alan Antin and Annette Jump. July 18, 2018
2 Gartner, Inc. “Hype Cycle for Personal Technologies, 2018” by Brian Blau and Anette Jump. July 27, 2018
“…new features, like two-way calling, panic buttons, water resistance, motion-activation tracking, etc. and have gained broad visibility among consumers. Products such as Trax GPS tracker, Trackimo, SPOT Gen3, AngelSense, Guider, BikeTrak, Yepzon are becoming more affordable and increasingly popular with some consumers. There is also a growing interest in personal trackers for older relatives (especially in mature A/P countries, like Japan, Taiwan, Singapore, South Korea)…”