Gartner Reference Model for Integration PaaS

Archived Published: 23 June 2011 ID: G00213749

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Integration-platform-as-a-service offerings support a new, cloud-based approach to address the perennial data and application integration challenge. The Gartner iPaaS reference model provides users with a conceptual framework they can use to compare and contrast offerings from different providers.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • What You Need to Know
    • iPaaS: A New Cloud Way to Address Perennial Issues
      • iPaaS Versus Integration Middleware: What's Different?
    • The Gartner iPaaS Reference Model
      • Implementation Considerations
      • Integration Platform Services
      • Governance Platform Services
      • Development and Life Cycle Management Platform Services
      • Monitoring, Management and Administration Platform Services
      • Collaboration, Integration Flow Marketplace and Self-Service
      • Cloud Foundation Services
      • System Infrastructure
    • Mapping the Gartner iPaaS Reference Model to Commercial Offerings
  • Recommended Reading
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