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Hype Cycle for Application and Integration Infrastructure, 2019


The dynamics of digitization require innovative application and integration infrastructure that rapidly evolves into productive maturity. This Hype Cycle identifies the relative maturity of a wide range of technologies and practices, the benefits of using them and key factors for their deployment.

Published: 01 August 2019

ID: G00370015

Analyst(s): Eric Thoo Massimo Pezzini

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • Integration Strategy Empowerment Team
    • Self-Integrating Applications
    • Event Broker PaaS (ebPaaS)
    • Hybrid Application Platform
    • Service Mesh
    • Data Hub iPaaS
    • Digital Integration Hub
  • At the Peak
    • API Testing
    • Digital Integrator Technologies
    • Hybrid Integration Platform
    • Container Management
    • Event Stream Processing
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Robotic Process Automation Software
    • Function PaaS (fPaaS)
    • IoT Platform
    • Citizen Integrator Tools
    • Cloud IMDG Services
    • Microservices
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Full Life Cycle API Management
    • IoT Integration
    • Application PaaS
    • iPaaS
    • Data Integration Tools
    • Platform as a Service (PaaS)
    • Private PaaS
  • Entering the Plateau
    • bpmPaaS
    • In-Memory Data Grids
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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