Forrester Wave: Infrastructure Automation Platforms, Q3 2019
The 11 Providers That Matter Most And How They Stack Up
by Chris Gardner
In Forrester's 31-criterion evaluation of infrastructure automation platform providers, they identified the 11 most significant ones — BMC software, Chef software, HashiCorp, Micro focus, Microsoft, northern.tech, Puppet, red Hat, saltstack, Turbonomic, and VMware — and researched, analyzed, and scored them. This report shows how each provider measures up and helps i&o professionals select the right one for their needs.
In this report you will learn:
- What defines the cloud automation market
- Which companies lead the pack based on a 31 criterion evaluation
- How VMware provides a menu of solutions that work well together through the vRealize Suite