Market Trends: Application Development Software, Worldwide, 2012-2016

Archived Published: 30 July 2012 ID: G00229855

Analyst(s): |

Purchase this Document

Price: $2,495.00 USD (PAGES: 15)

To purchase this document, you will need to register or sign in above.


The application development software market is expected to grow from an estimated $9.05 billion in 2012 to more than $10.28 billion in 2016, moderately driven by evolving software delivery models, new development methodologies, emerging mobile application development and open-source software.

Table of Contents

  • Trends in the Market
  • Market: AD Software Market Is Growing Better Than Last Year, With Sustainable Pace
  • Buyers: Productivity, Openness and Agility Are Top Buyer Priorities
  • Regions: North America Is Largest, While Greater China Remains Fastest-Growing
  • Technology: Emerging Technology Evolution on Various Fronts Is Shaping the AD Space
    • Cloud Computing
    • Open Source
    • Application Life Cycle Management
    • Development Methodologies
    • Mobile Applications, Systems and Devices
  • Contrarian View: Cloud and Open Source Completely Replace On-Premises and Proprietary AD Software
    • Cloud Completely Replaces On-Premises AD Software
    • Open Source Completely Replaces Proprietary AD Software
  • Vendors to Watch
    • Adobe
    • CA Technologies
    • Compuware
    • HP
    • IBM
    • Micro Focus
    • Microsoft
    • SAP
  • Conclusions
  • Recommended Reading
© 2012 Gartner, Inc. and/or its Affiliates. All Rights Reserved. Reproduction and distribution of this publication in any form without prior written permission is forbidden. The information contained herein has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable. Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartners research may discuss legal issues related to the information technology business, Gartner does not provide legal advice or services and its research should not be construed or used as such. Gartner shall have no liability for errors, omissions or inadequacies in the information contained herein or for interpretations thereof. The opinions expressed herein are subject to change without notice.

Why Gartner

Gartner delivers the technology-related insight you need to make the right decisions, every day.

Find out more

Call +1 800 213 4848 or contact us

to become a Gartner client.