Use the Pace-Layered Application Strategy to Leverage the Consumerization of IT

Archived Published: 07 November 2011 ID: G00218056


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Because the impact of consumerization is unevenly spread across an organization's applications, it is useful to segment an enterprise's portfolio. Use Gartner's Pace Layer Model to group applications into systems of record, systems of differentiation and systems of innovation.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • Consumerization Continues as a Long-Term, Unstoppable Trend
    • The Impact of Pace Layers and Consumerization on Application Strategy
    • Pace Layers as a Segmentation Strategy for Leveraging Consumerization
    • Pace Layering Leverages the Higher Rate of Change in Consumer Technology
  • Recommended Reading
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