Development, DevOps & IT Ops

Tracking the vendors, organizations and practices that are driving software-defined business models and products, as well as the methods for creating and maintaining software.


The Development, DevOps & IT Ops Channel coverage encompasses a broad range of the technologies and business challenges companies face in software development and overall lifecycle management. The increasing realization by companies of the business value of software has driven acceleration in software-defined business models and products, and therefore in methods for creating and maintaining that software. As cloud practices and technologies spread, the DevOps movement has merged the best technologies from cloud and agile software development approaches to help companies accelerate software release throughput. PaaS offerings are expanding and becoming popular means to experiment with integrated application development and deployment frameworks. Business-process orchestration across hybrid-cloud architecture requires new approaches and technology for integration, and all applications need to be managed intelligently as a portfolio of strategic assets to increase their value to the enterprise. This channel closely tracks the vendors, organizations and practices that are evolving and emerging in these markets. Its research is of value to IT vendors, end users and investors, helping them understand how they can better run, transform and grow their businesses via innovation.


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Development, DevOps & IT Ops
Market Insight

Pivotal, VMware and Google come together on containers

All three vendors get closer to supporting a combination of on-premises and cloud containers as a service (CaaS), which, according to a recent survey of 201 enterprise IT decision-makers at container-using organizations, is what most companies want now.

Development, DevOps & IT Ops
Market Insight

Supply and demand for API management acquisition targets

The need to control the design, deployment and use of APIs continues to grow exponentially.

Development, DevOps & IT Ops
Technology & Business Insight

The Disruptive Role of Integration PaaS and APIs in the New Hybrid Integration Platform Market

Integrating all the technology needed to run a modern enterprise has dramatically changed in recent years. No longer are data and application integration the primary challenges, nor is business-to-business integration limited to mere document exchange.