Gartner Research

Magic Quadrant for Application Release Automation

Published: 27 September 2017

ID: G00315074

Analyst(s): Laurie Wurster , Colin Fletcher

Summary

The ARA market is rapidly evolving in response to growing enterprise requirements to both scale DevOps initiatives and improve release management agility across multiple cultures, processes and generations of technology. This research helps I&O leaders make better-informed decisions.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Arcad Software
    • CA Technologies (Automic)
    • Clarive
    • Electric Cloud
    • IBM
    • Inedo
    • Micro Focus
    • Microsoft
    • Octopus Deploy
    • OpenMake Software
    • Puppet
    • Red Hat (Ansible)
    • XebiaLabs
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

Evaluation Criteria

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players

Context

Market Overview

Gartner Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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