Cloud Native

Covering the technologies and processes enabling the transition to a cloud-native and DevOps-centric approach to software development.


The 451 Research Cloud Native Channel provides a clear perspective on the trends driving enterprise adoption of cloud-native technologies and practices. Cloud-native approaches to software and service design enable enterprises to act faster, more efficiently and at greater scale. Re-platforming to cloud native is an imperative for digital transformation for enterprise leaders globally.


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Upcoming Webinar: June 19, 2020

Introducing 451 Research-S&P Global Market Intelligence Cloud Native Technologies Research

Covering the technologies and processes enabling the transition to a cloud-native and DevOps-centric approach to software development, this webinar introduces the 451 Research Cloud Native Technologies Channel – our view and segmentation of the market, research agenda and team.

Cloud Native
On-Demand Webinar

Embracing the Shift to Cloud Native in 2020

451 Research's Founder and Research Vice President William Fellows presents his analysis of the cloud native technologies and trends that will drive and reshape enterprise technology markets in the year to come and how 451 Research is covering this sector.

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Market Insight

How to Navigate 451's Cloud-Native Research in 2020

This report represents our inaugural 2020 Research Agenda for cloud-native technologies. It defines the market, calls attention to key trends, and describes how we will study the various technologies, vendors and service providers within it.

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Technology & Business Insight

The Impact and Evolution of Cloud Native

This report discusses cloud native software and its impact on enterprise infrastructure and applications, including key vendors and what the trend means moving forward.

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Market Insight

The 451 Take on cloud-native: truly transformative for enterprise IT

Helping to shape the modern software development and IT operations paradigms, cloud-native represents a significant shift in enterprise IT. In this report, we define cloud-native and offer some perspective on why it matters and what it means for the industry.

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Market Insight

COVID-19: Cloud-Native Impacts

We expect that the COVID-19 impact on cloud-native technologies will end up, in aggregate, to be positive. The 'cloud' sits strategically at the top of the list of IT technologies viewed as most transformative, and any work in progress is prone to acceleration, not retrenchment, for those for whom the short-term negatives of COVID-19 can and will be absorbed.