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Survey Analysis: Integration Platform as a Service Turns Strategic

Published: 20 June 2017

ID: G00326508

Analyst(s): Massimo Pezzini , Eric Thoo , Keith Guttridge


iPaaS adoption is skyrocketing, with spectacular 61% growth seeing the market value approaching $700 million. Data from our 2017 iPaaS Magic Quadrant customer reference survey highlights how application leaders should adopt these platforms as key components of their pervasive integration strategies.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • iPaaS Use: Increasingly Strategic Role to Address a Plurality of Use Cases
    • iPaaS Will Support a Wide Range of Requirements Beyond Cloud Integration
    • Most Users Deploy the iPaaS Runtime in the Cloud
    • iPaaS Is Primarily Used to Enable API-Based Integration
    • iPaaS Is Mostly Used to Integrate With Hybrid Cloud and On-Premises Endpoints
  • iPaaS Adoption Drivers: Fast Time to Integration
    • User Organizations Turn to iPaaS When They Look for Easy-to-Use, Fit-for-Purpose Integration Tools …
    • … But, Eventually, They Adopt the Best Fit for Their Needs
    • iPaaS Adoption Is Mostly Justified in the Context of Specific Projects
  • iPaaS Strategy: Heading for the HIP
  • Methodology

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