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Applications 2023: Critical Skills and Knowledge for Application Leaders in a Digital World

Published: 10 October 2018

ID: G00366331

Analyst(s): Deborah Wilson , Paul Saunders , Nathan Wilson , Dennis Gaughan , Stefan Van Der Zijden , Christopher Iervolino


Organizations need their application leaders to manage risk and enable them to compete in a digital world. In this document, Gartner outlines the skills and knowledge application leaders need to overcome the digital business challenge.

Table Of Contents


  • Attract Line-of-Business Allies by Gaining Expertise in Digital Strategy Development
  • Develop Competency in Product Management, Continuous Delivery, DevOps and Supplier Management
  • Gain Knowledge of Cloud Architecture, Integration, Security and Emerging Technologies

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