The market for Platform as a Service (PaaS) offerings is changing rapidly, and its evolution will affect the future of all users and vendors in enterprise software markets. Despite its promising future, the PaaS market remains immature and volatile.
Platform as a service (PaaS) is a core layer of the cloud computing architecture, and its evolution will affect the future of most users and vendors in enterprise software markets, according to Gartner, Inc.
In the Gartner Special Report, "PaaS 2012: Tactical Risks and Strategic Rewards" , Gartner analysts said 2011 was a pivotal year for the PaaS market. As Gartner predicted last year in the report "PaaS Road Map: A Continent Emerging"
Gartner Analyst Yefim Natis suggests that now is the time to begin evaluating how PaaS offerings can fit into your overall IT strategy