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Gartner: What's Hot, What's Not

There's plenty of Web services and SOA action taking place in Orlando this week, thanks to Gartner's Application Integration and Web Services Summit, with attendance topping more than 1,000.

There's plenty of Web services and SOA action taking place in Orlando this week, thanks to Gartner's Application Integration and Web Services Summit, with attendance topping more than 1,000. TechTarget's Jon Panker quotes David Smith, vice president and Gartner fellow, with the rundown on "What's Hot, and What's Not" for IT architectures in the coming years:

OUT:

  • Just coding
  • Application expertise
  • Traditional consulting and systems integration
  • Packaged applications
IN:
  • Architecture and assembly
  • Business process expertise
  • Infrastructure and application integration
  • Service-oriented applications