Gartner Research

Taxonomy, Definitions and the Vendor Landscape for Application Integration Solutions, 2011

Published: 28 March 2011

ID: G00211539

Analyst(s): Thomas Skybakmoen, Jess Thompson, Paolo Malinverno, Fabrizio Biscotti , Eric Knipp , Deborah Wilson , W. Roy Schulte , Mark Beyer , Massimo Pezzini , Benoit Lheureux


The need to automate and improve business processes and their associated business information drives IT user investment and vendor innovation in application integration. Our taxonomy, definitions and lists of vendors will help you understand application integration.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview


  • Introduction to Application Integration Solutions
  • Application Integration Solution Forecast
  • Application Integration Solution Definitions and Sample Vendors
    • B2B Gateway Software
    • BIO
    • BPHs
    • BPNs
    • Cloud API Management and Intermediation
    • CSB
    • Data Integration
    • Embedded Integration
    • ESB Suites
    • IaaS
    • Integration Brokerage
    • iPaaS
    • MFT and MFTaaS
    • MOM
    • Packaged Integration
    • SOA Governance Technologies
    • Stand-Alone EDI Translators

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