This article is part of a Penton Technology Channel Group special package on Whiz Bang Wonders.

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Big data. 3D printing. Artificial intelligence. When it comes to hyped technology, there is no shortage of emerging trends promising to be big revenue drivers for partners in the coming years. But will these promises live up to the hype? The VAR Guy reached out to partners and subject matter experts to see what the channel thinks.