Hype Cycle for Application Services, 2017

Archived Published: 20 July 2017 ID: G00333664


Purchase this Document

Price: $1,995.00 USD (PAGES: 56)

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


This Hype Cycle focuses on a full array of external application services (outsourced, cloud-sourced, crowdsourced or other hybrid models). Sourcing and vendor management leaders can use this to discern their options on when to adopt a service offering based on maturity level, risk and user advice.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • What You Need to Know
    • The Hype Cycle
    • The Priority Matrix
    • Off the Hype Cycle
    • On the Rise
      • Intelligent Automation for Application Managed Services
      • Intelligent Automation Next-Gen Services
      • Artificial Intelligence in Postmodern ERP
      • Human-in-the-Loop Crowdsourcing
      • Digital Integrator Technologies
      • AI-Related C&SI Services
      • Digital Applications
      • DevOps Application Testing
    • At the Peak
      • Managed Crowdsourced Communities
      • IoT Services
      • Digital Business Consulting Services
      • Managed Application Services Communities
      • Robotic Process Automation Offerings (Gateway Technology Services)
      • Crowdtesting
      • Agile Project Management
      • Cloud Service Brokerage via Outsourcers and SIs
      • Enterprise-Class Agile Development
    • Sliding Into the Trough
      • Application Portfolio Management
      • DevOps
      • Virtual Customer Assistants
      • IT/OT Integration
      • IoT Integration
      • Interactive Application Security Testing
      • Mobile Back-End Services
      • Application Testing Services
    • Climbing the Slope
      • Business Analytics Services
      • Multisourcing Service Integrator
      • Application Security Professional Services
    • Entering the Plateau
      • Application Security as a Service
      • Marketing and Customer Management Consulting
      • Application Modernization Services
    • Appendixes
      • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
© 2017 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.