Nearly half of companies building Web-services applications have reduced spending on the projects because of the slow economy, according to research firm Gartner. But none has abandoned its work. An online survey of 111 North American companies shows a strong commitment to the set of emerging technologies. More than half say they're using, or plan to use, Web services over the next 12 months for tying together disparate IT systems within the organization and with partners and customers. Over the next 24 months, 65% of the organizations surveyed plan to use Web services for these purposes.
[Interop ITX 2017] State Of DevOps ReportThe DevOps movement brings application development and infrastructure operations together to increase efficiency and deploy applications more quickly. But embracing DevOps means making significant cultural, organizational, and technological changes. This research report will examine how and why IT organizations are adopting DevOps methodologies, the effects on their staff and processes, and the tools they are utilizing for the best results.
2017 State of IT ReportIn today's technology-driven world, "innovation" has become a basic expectation. IT leaders are tasked with making technical magic, improving customer experience, and boosting the bottom line -- yet often without any increase to the IT budget. How are organizations striking the balance between new initiatives and cost control? Download our report to learn about the biggest challenges and how savvy IT executives are overcoming them.