Gartner Research

Modernize Application Development to Succeed as a Digital Business

Published: 30 March 2016

ID: G00302823

Analyst(s): Bill Holz , Richard Watson , Lee Cheetham, Kirk Knoernschild , Gary Olliffe , Brad Dayley , Sean Kenefick , Eric Knipp , Danny Brian


To enable their enterprises to seize digital business opportunities, development teams must modernize architecture, infrastructure and processes to deliver higher-quality applications with greater agility. This special report brings together a range of research to help meet these challenges.

Table Of Contents


Research Highlights

  • Focus on Modern Software Architecture Paradigms and Frameworks
  • Replace Heavyweight Platforms With Lightweight Infrastructure
  • Invest in Automation and Strive for Increased Agility

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