Hype Cycle for Application Infrastructure, 2012

Archived Published: 24 July 2012 ID: G00234812


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Application infrastructure remains an innovative, yet evolutionary, set of technologies. The broad adoption of many components is consistent with the market's maturity. Nevertheless, innovation continues, driven by newer cloud and in-memory technologies.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • What You Need to Know
    • The Hype Cycle
    • The Priority Matrix
    • Off the Hype Cycle
    • On the Rise
      • Java Enterprise Edition Version 7
      • Cloud-Enabled Integration Platforms (CEIPs)
      • AMQP
      • High-Performance Message Infrastructure
      • Application Service Governance
      • Cloud Services Brokerage
      • Information Semantic Services
    • At the Peak
      • E-Invoicing
      • Complex-Event Processing
      • Packaged Integration and Cloudstreams
    • Sliding Into the Trough
      • SOA Backplane
      • In-Memory Data Grids
      • OSGi for Application Infrastructure Middleware
      • Federated SOA
      • Data Integration Tool Suites
      • SOA Centers of Excellence
      • Integration Brokerage
      • Open-Source Enterprise Service Bus
      • Business Process Management Suites
    • Climbing the Slope
      • Managed File Transfer
      • B2B Gateway Software
      • Business Activity Monitoring
      • Open-Source Message-Oriented Middleware
    • Entering the Plateau
      • ESB Suites
    • Appendixes
      • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels
  • Recommended Reading
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