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Dataquest Insight: Worldwide Software Market for SOA, Web Services and Web 2.0, 2006-2011

Published: 01 June 2007

ID: G00148882

Analyst(s): Dan Sommer, Asheesh Raina, Nicole S. Latimer-Livingston, Chad Eschinger, Tom Eid, Joanne M. Correia, Colleen Graham, Sharon A. Mertz, Chris Pang, Bhavish Sood, Alan Dayley, Hai Swinehart, Laurie Wurster, Ruggero Contu, Michele Cantara, Yanna Dharmasthira, Fabrizio Biscotti

Summary

Web services and Web 2.0 technologies are features in many current software products deployed in service-oriented architecture environments. By 2011, 63% of products in the software infrastructure market and 56% in the software application market will support Web services and Web 2.0 technologies.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Findings
  • Recommendations
  • Forecast Methodology
    • Defining SOA, Web Services and Web 2.0
    • What Is Being Forecast?
    • What Questions Do These Forecasts Answer?
    • Steps in the Forecast Process
  • Stages of SOA Adoption
  • Software Market Scenario for SOA, Web Services and Web 2.0
    • Forecast Assumptions
    • Worldwide Application Software Scenario for SOA, Web Services and Web 2.0
    • Worldwide Infrastructure Software Scenario for SOA, Web Services and Web 2.0
  • Software Market Definitions
    • Software Infrastructure Market Segment Definitions
    • Software Application Market Segment Definitions

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