Gartner Research

The Product-Centric Infrastructure Organization (adidas)

Published: 30 January 2019

ID: G00706980

Analyst(s): Infrastructure and Operations Research Team


adidas restructured its infrastructure function using product management principles to improve the speed at which it delivers offerings to meet business partners’ needs. Infrastructure and operations leaders can use this research to create continuously evolving, business-centric infrastructure products.

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Solution Highlights



Product Management Principles

Defined and Evolving Infrastructure Products

Teams Ownership of Product Outcomes

Different Engagement Mechanisms

New Career Progression Avenues



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