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Know the Application Release Automation Vendor Landscape to Shortlist the Best Vendors for Your Organization

Published: 07 May 2013

ID: G00247835

Analyst(s): Colin Fletcher , Ronni Rosenstein


The speed and agility of application releases are growing exponentially, and application release automation tools keep adding and refining their capabilities to keep up. DevOps, operations and development stakeholders should use these insights on the ARA market to quickly develop shortlists.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Know What ARA Is and How to Buy Tools to Enable It
  • Know the Definition of ARA Tools and of Their Capabilities
    • Automation
    • Environment Modeling
    • Workflow Management
    • Integration Adapters
  • Know These ARA Vendors
    • BMC Software
    • Electric Cloud
    • HP
    • MidVision
    • Nolio
    • UC4 Software
    • UrbanCode
    • XebiaLabs
  • Be Aware of These Related Use Cases, and Emerging and Adjacent Vendors
    • IBM
    • Serena Software
    • ServiceMesh
    • VMware
  • Infrastructure as Code Can Extend to Applications
    • Opscode
    • Puppet Labs

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