Hype Cycle for Operational Technology, 2012

Archived Published: 30 July 2012 ID: G00235677

Analyst(s): |

Purchase this Document

Price: $1,995.00 USD (PAGES: 58)

To purchase this document, you will need to register or sign in above.


As OT converges with IT architecture, there is cost and agility value in aligning OT with IT for governance, security, data integration and process management, but this research shows that it may be a long and complex path.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • What You Need to Know
    • The Hype Cycle
      • Characteristics of IT and OT Alignment
      • Trends in IT and OT Alignment
      • Conclusions From the OT Hype Cycle
    • The Priority Matrix
    • On the Rise
      • Operational Technologies for Government
      • Exploiting Sensor Grids
      • IT/OT Skilled Workforce
      • IT/OT Integration
      • High-Performance Message Infrastructure
      • ITAM Processes for OT
      • IT/OT Impact on EA
      • IT/OT Convergence in Manufacturing
      • IT/OT Alignment
      • IT/OT Integration Providers
      • Networking IT and OT
    • At the Peak
      • Facilities Energy Management
      • IT/OT Convergence in Life Sciences
      • Big Data
      • Open SCADA
      • Complex-Event Processing
      • Operations Intelligence
      • System Engineering Software
      • Operational Technology Security
    • Sliding Into the Trough
      • Machine-to-Machine Communication Services
      • Operational Technology Platform Convergence
      • Enterprise Manufacturing Intelligence
      • Car-to-Infrastructure Communications
      • Transportation Mobile Asset Tracking
      • Process Control and Automation
    • Climbing the Slope
      • Public Telematics
      • Remote Diagnostics
      • Electronic Onboard Recorders
      • Fleet Vehicle Tracking
      • Event-Driven Architecture
    • Entering the Plateau
      • Process Data Historians
      • Commercial Telematics
    • Appendixes
      • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels
  • Recommended Reading
© 2012 Gartner, Inc. and/or its Affiliates. All Rights Reserved. Reproduction and distribution of this publication in any form without prior written permission is forbidden. The information contained herein has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable. Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartners research may discuss legal issues related to the information technology business, Gartner does not provide legal advice or services and its research should not be construed or used as such. Gartner shall have no liability for errors, omissions or inadequacies in the information contained herein or for interpretations thereof. The opinions expressed herein are subject to change without notice.

Why Gartner

Gartner delivers the technology-related insight you need to make the right decisions, every day.

Find out more

Call +1 855-515-4486 or contact us

to become a Gartner client.