Gartner Research

Hype Cycle for IT Infrastructure Availability and Performance Management, 2015

Published: 23 July 2015

ID: G00277164

Analyst(s): Ian Head

Summary

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

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