Gartner's Pace-Layered Application Strategy helps application leaders struggling to meet business demands for differentiation and innovation. Application leaders must renovate the system-of-record foundation relied on by these higher-level systems.
- Systems of Record Must Be Stable
- Effective Systems of Any Kind Require Mature Application Governance Processes
- Differentiating or Innovative Capabilities Rely on the System of Record
- Systems of Record Must Reliably Service the Faster-Changing Layers
- Attempting to Develop Differentiating or Innovative Capabilities Within the System of Record Will Be Slow and Costly
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