Gartner Research

Hype Cycle for Open-Source Software, 2017

Published: 12 October 2017

ID: G00314059

Analyst(s): Mark Driver


IT leaders should use this Hype Cycle to measure the maturity and market saturation of open-source solutions across the IT industry.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • On the Rise
    • Open-Space Optical Communication
    • DevOps Toolchain
    • Open-Source Base Station
    • Open Source (Focus Android)
    • Open Bank Project
    • Serverless Infrastructure
    • Progressive Web Apps
    • Micro Operating Systems
    • OS Containers
  • At the Peak
    • Open Mobile Alliance Lightweight M2M
    • OpenID Connect
    • Container Networking
    • LiteOS
    • Open Compute Project Networking
    • IoT Platform
    • IoT Architecture
    • Machine Learning
    • Open-Source Storage
    • Rapid Mobile App Development Tools
    • Event Stream Processing
    • Open Data
    • OpenStack
    • Blockchain
    • Reactive Programming
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Advanced Analytics Solutions
    • Spark
    • Open SCADA
    • Raspberry Pi
    • Open Microcredentials
    • High-Control Application PaaS
    • Open-Source Cloud Infrastructure Framework
    • OpenPOWER
    • In-Memory Computing
    • Big Data
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Business Analytics Services
    • SOA Testing
    • Humanitarian Disaster Relief
    • Client-Side MVC
    • OpenGL ES
    • OpenSL ES
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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