Gartner Research

Hype Cycle for Cloud Computing, 2019

Published: 08 August 2019

ID: G00370239

Analyst(s): Ed Anderson , Leah Ciavardini , David Smith

Summary

Cloud computing has reached the Slope of Enlightenment. There are emerging cloud-related technologies climbing to the Peak of Inflated Expectations, while some are maturing. This research outlines the cloud-related technologies in use and those becoming the foundation for the future of computing.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • Distributed Cloud
    • API-Centric SaaS
    • Cloudlets
    • Blockchain PaaS
    • Cloud-Native
    • Site Reliability Engineering
    • Service Mesh
  • At the Peak
    • Repatriation
    • AI PaaS
    • Edge Computing
    • Serverless PaaS
    • Container Management
    • Multicloud
    • Cloud Managed Services
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • IoT Platform
    • Hybrid IT
    • Hybrid Cloud Computing
    • Cloudbursting
  • Climbing the Slope
    • Private Cloud Computing
    • Cloud Access Security Brokers
    • Cloud Computing
    • Cloud Management Platforms
    • Platform as a Service (PaaS)
    • Infrastructure as a Service
  • Entering the Plateau
    • Cloud Office
    • Software as a Service
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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