Gartner Research

Application Development Productivity

Published: 06 April 2018

ID: G00361920

Analyst(s): Consult the Board Research Team


This summary contains input from five members regarding their approaches to measuring application development productivity. We begin this summary with an overview of members’ application development organizations, including work sourcing, spend, and software releases. We then examine the metrics members develop and measure to track developer productivity. We close with a look at the challenges members encounter in driving adoption of developer productivity measures and their strategies for overcoming those challenges.

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