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WSO2 Positioned in the “Visionaries” Quadrant of the Gartner Magic Quadrant for On-Premises Application Integration Suites
|By Business Wire
|August 5, 2014 11:03 AM EDT
WSO2 today announced that it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the
“Visionaries” quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for On-Premises
Application Integration Suites1, which was
published on July 29, 2014. The new Gartner report looks at vendors with
on-premises products that address a wide range of integration use cases.
A reprint of the report can be downloaded at http://wso2.com/landing/gartner-magic-quadrant-for-on-premises-application-integration-suites.
“Today, digital business is driven by the interrelation of people,
business and things,” the Magic Quadrant for On-Premises Application
Integration Suites report2 observes. The report3
goes on to explain, “The challenge is that there will be 30 billion
devices in the IoT by 2020, according to Gartner research (see ‘What the
Board of Directors Needs to Know About Digital Business’). These devices
will introduce new modes of interaction among users, adding to the
infrastructure and integration requirements of enterprises.” The report4
also notes, “Enterprises need application integration functionality that
supports a variety of integration patterns using a spectrum of
approaches, from systematic to adaptive.”
“The world is changing rapidly to a place where people, applications and
devices are all connected. This is creating new business models that
harness the cloud, mobile, APIs, social media, and the Internet of
Things. Behind all this, we need a model of integration that is simple,
scalable and comprehensive,” said WSO2 Co-founder and CTO Paul
Fremantle. "We are excited to be positioned in the 'Visionaries'
quadrant by Gartner. We view this as validation that we are delivering
on our vision of a modular, integrated platform that helps propel
enterprises into the connected world.”
WSO2 Integrated Platform for On-Premises and the Cloud
WSO2 provides the only integrated middleware that enables enterprises to
seamlessly migrate their Web applications and services between
on-premises, cloud, and hybrid cloud environments as needed.
Carbon is the industry’s first fully componentized middleware
platform for creating, running and managing composite applications and
Web services within an SOA and cloud environment. Built on the OSGi
specification, WSO2 Carbon lets developers easily deploy and customize
any of more than a dozen WSO2 Carbon-based middleware products, and the
175-plus components on which they are comprised, providing greater
flexibility and agility to meet changing enterprise demands.
The cloud-ready, fully multi-tenant WSO2 Carbon middleware products run
directly on servers or as virtual machines, and they are available as
part of WSO2
Private PaaS, the industry’s most complete, open enterprise-grade
platform as a service (PaaS). Therefore, for example, the WSO2
Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) software enabling one major online
retailer to process more than 1 billion API transactions per day
also is delivering ESB as a service in the cloud.
WSO2 offers a range of service
and support options for WSO2 Carbon and WSO2 Stratos. These include
evaluation support, special QuickStartSM consulting programs,
development support, and production support. All WSO2 middleware
products are fully open source solutions released under the Apache
License 2.0; they do not carry any licensing fees.
About the Magic Quadrant
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research publications, and does not advise technology users to select
only those vendors with the highest ratings. Gartner research
publications consist of the opinions of Gartner's research organization
and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all
warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research,
including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular
WSO2 delivers on the promise of the connected business with the only
completely integrated enterprise platform that enables businesses to
build, integrate and manage their APIs, applications, and Web services
on-premises, in the cloud, and on mobile devices. Leading enterprise
customers worldwide rely on WSO2’s award-winning 100% open source
platform and its robust governance and DevOps functionality for their
mission-critical applications. Today, these businesses represent nearly
every sector: health, financial, retail, logistics, manufacturing,
travel, technology, telecom and more. Visit http://wso2.com
to learn more, or check out the WSO2 community on the WSO2
1Gartner, “Magic Quadrant for On-Premises
Application Integration Suites,” by Jess Thompson, Yefim V. Natis,
Massimo Pezzini, Kimihiko Iijima, Fabrizio Biscotti, and Keith
Guttridge, July 29, 2014.
Quadrant for On-Premises Application Integration Suites,” July
3Gartner, “Magic Quadrant for
On-Premises Application Integration Suites,” July 29, 2014.
“Magic Quadrant for On-Premises Application Integration Suites,”
July 29, 2014.
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