Gartner Research

How to Implement a Hybrid Integration Platform to Tackle Pervasive Integration

Published: 16 March 2016

ID: G00300867

Analyst(s): Massimo Pezzini , Keith Guttridge , Jess Thompson, Elizabeth Golluscio


Addressing the pervasive integration requirements fostered by the digital revolution is urging IT leaders to move toward a bimodal, do-it-yourself integration approach. Implementing a hybrid integration platform on the basis of the best practices discussed in this research is a key success factor.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Model the Integration Capabilities Needed to Support Your Evolving Requirements and Identify Gaps in Your Current Infrastructure
  • Strategically Evolve Toward Your Target HIP (but in an Incremental Fashion)
    • Business and IT Priorities
    • CIO Support and Available Budget
    • Integration Practices and Skills Maturity
  • Adopt a Tactical, Best-of-Breed Approach to Implementing Your HIP

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