Hype Cycle for IT Infrastructure Availability and Performance Management, 2015

Archived Published: 23 July 2015 ID: G00277164


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This research includes tools for IT infrastructure planning, monitoring and analytics. I&O leaders should use this Hype Cycle to construct a tool strategy and to set expectations when investing in this technology. This is one of three Hype Cycles that together replace the Hype Cycle for ITOM, 2014.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • What You Need to Know
    • The Hype Cycle
    • The Priority Matrix
    • Off the Hype Cycle
    • On the Rise
      • Web-Scale Operations
      • IT Operations Analytics
    • At the Peak
      • DevOps
      • Unified Communications Monitoring
    • Sliding Into the Trough
      • Capacity-Planning and Management Tools
      • Cloud Management Platforms
      • Hosted Virtual Desktop Monitoring
      • Network Performance Monitoring and Diagnostics Tools
      • Application Performance Monitoring
    • Climbing the Slope
      • IT Infrastructure Monitoring
      • IT Event Correlation and Analysis Tools
    • Entering the Plateau
      • Network Fault Management
    • Appendixes
      • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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