Platform-as-a-service (PaaS) is the emerging new software platform paradigm in the cloud. A higher margin than raw infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) and more customer stickiness make it very attractive for middleware vendor and telcos. Which capabilities are needed to have a smallest viable offering?
- PaaS Market (Based On The Published Forrester Wave™)
- Future PaaS Segmentation
- PaaS As Part Of An Overall Cloud Adoption
- Value Proposition For Vendors
Vendors mentioned: Amazon.com, Appfog, Appian, Caspio, CloudBees, Cordys, Cumulogic, Engine Yard, Fabasoft, Fujitsu, Informatica, Jelastic, Longjump, Mendix, Microsoft, NetSuite, Oracle, OrangeScape, Pegasystems, Pervasive, Red Hat, RunMyProcess, salesforce.com, SAP, Tibco Software, VMware, WorkXpress, and WSO2.