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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Release Orchestration


ARO tools enable DevOps teams to automate application deployment, manage continuous integration/continuous delivery pipelines and orchestrate release workflows. I&O leaders should use this research to evaluate ARO vendors to improve agility as part of digital business initiatives.

Published: 07 October 2019

ID: G00373921

Analyst(s): Daniel Betts , Chris Saunderson , Hassan Ennaciri , Christopher Little

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Broadcom (CA Technologies)
    • Chef
    • CloudBees (Electric Cloud)
    • GitLab
    • IBM
    • Microsoft
    • XebiaLabs
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped
    • Other Vendor Changes

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

Evaluation Criteria

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players


Market Overview

Gartner Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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