Gartner Research

Hype Cycle for Advanced Future of Applications, 2019

Published: 05 August 2019

ID: G00402179

Analyst(s): Yefim Natis , Stefan Van Der Zijden , Matthew Hotle


This new Hype Cycle will help application leaders gain an understanding of the future of applications, to assess the maturity and potential impact of emerging innovations, to plan for their adoption, and to separate the hype from reality.

Table Of Contents
  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • On the Rise
    • Enterprise Business Capabilities (EBC)
    • Decentralized Web
    • DesignOps
    • Self-Integrating Applications
    • API-Centric SaaS
    • Microapps
    • Hybrid Application Platform
    • Multiexperience Development Platform
    • Event-Driven Architecture (EDA)
  • At the Peak
    • Business Ecosystems
    • API Marketplaces
    • Hybrid Integration Platform
    • Intelligent Applications
    • Augmented Analytics
    • Conversational User Interfaces
    • Digital Business Technology Platform
    • Digital Twin
    • Product-Centric Delivery Model
    • Business Capability Modeling
    • Machine Learning
    • Enterprise Agile Frameworks
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Design Thinking
    • Enterprise-Class Agile Development
    • Virtual Assistants
    • Citizen Integrator Tools
    • Blockchain
    • Microservices
    • API Economy
    • Citizen Developers
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Full Life Cycle API Management
    • Mediated APIs
    • Application PaaS
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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