Gartner Research

Hype Cycle for Open-Source Software, 2013

Published: 21 October 2013

ID: G00252545

Analyst(s): Mark Driver


Use Gartner's open-source software Hype Cycle to measure the maturity and market saturation of open-source solutions across the IT industry.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • Open-Source BPM Technology
    • Open-Source Telecom Operations Management Systems
    • Open-Source Data Quality Tools
    • Open-Source Banking Systems
    • Open-Source SIS
  • At the Peak
    • Open-Source CEAP
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Open-Source E-Commerce Software
    • Open-Source Data Integration Tools
    • Open-Source Financials
    • Open-Source Security Tools
    • Humanitarian Disaster Relief
    • Linux on RISC
    • Open-Source Middleware Suites
    • Open-Source Content Management
    • Open-Source Software
    • Open-Source Virtualization Platforms
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Open-Source Learning Repositories
    • Open-Source Enterprise Service Bus
    • Open-Source Communications
    • Linux on Four- to 16-Socket Servers
    • Open-Source DBMS
  • Entering the Plateau
    • Linux on System z
    • Open-Source Portals
  • Appendices
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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