Gartner Research

Market Guide for Continuous Configuration Automation Tools

Published: 08 January 2018

ID: G00322796

Analyst(s): Colin Fletcher , Terrence Cosgrove , Christopher Little


Continuous configuration automation tools are foundational to DevOps initiatives and can improve IT operational configuration management. Infrastructure and operations leaders must understand the vendor landscape and tool requirements in order to make the right tool selection.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition

Market Direction

  • Security and Compliance Management
  • CCA Expansion Into Application Release Automation
  • Enhancing CCA With AIOps
  • New Application Architectures Are Disrupting CCA

Market Analysis

  • Skills Are Critical to CCA Tool Success

Representative Vendors

Market Recommendations

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