WinterGreen Research announces that it has a new study on application servers. The 2011 study has 886 pages, 268 tables and figures. Worldwide markets are poised to achieve significant growth as application servers continue to benefit from the enterprise need to build out e-commerce sites that support a brand. Research Beam Model: Research Beam Product ID: 178662 3600 USD New
Application Server Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to 2017

Application Server Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011 to 2017

  • Category : ICT & Media
  • Published On : August   2011
  • Pages : 886
  • Publisher : Winter Green Research

Product Synopsis

WinterGreen Research announces that it has a new study on application servers. The 2011 study has 886 pages, 268 tables and figures. Worldwide markets are poised to achieve significant growth as application servers continue to benefit from the enterprise need to build out e-commerce sites that support a brand.

The smarter planet initiative elucidates the ubiquitous computing environment where a microprocessor touches everything, information systems, agriculture, transportation, and hospitals. Things no one would recognize as computers have a processor: home appliances, cars, roads, clothes, even rivers and cornfields. . Electronic shopping, electronic trading, Internet banking, Internet brokers, music and video delivery, Internet auction and other systems have become widespread and taken for granted in the society, all leveraging computing components many of which feed information to application servers.

IBM is the dominant player in application server market, it sets a defector industry standard for complex web offerings. IBM has achieved significant market advantage by positioning with a broad middleware product offering. IBM has been able to grow its market share steadily. The IBM WebSphere has robust functionality. It provides integration at every level of the IT systems.

IBM is able to leverage application servers, broker integration technology, business process management, mission critical messaging, and portals with a broad offering. Built in intelligence frequently leverages application servers that are used to create a web presence and manage the flow of information from sensors to systems.

Application servers are used to build a Web page and shopping cart for e-commerce. Application servers offer e-mail, chat, and phone for personalized web reach of product displays and shopping carts. Retailers can use application servers to manage e-commerce and service interactions over the Web using tools that support one continuous relationship. This expansion of application server capability vastly improves the reach of e-commerce sites.

Application servers are used for blogs and Internet communications around e-commerce. Developers use efficient automated process to drive new advertising and shopping cart capabilities. Cloud computing application servers are to be used for e-commerce. Application servers are used for achieving a capability whereby applications can be built without programming, forcing a dramatic change in application servers.

By automating internal processes and relationships with suppliers significant productivity gains are achieved. As J2EE application server architecture has been adopted, IBM has achieved significant market advantage. By positioning with a broad middleware product offering IBM has been able to grow its market share steadily. The IBM WebSphere has robust functionality. It provides integration at every level of the IT systems.

IBM is able to leverage application servers, broker integration technology, business process management, mission critical messaging, and portals with a broad offering. Oracle has portions of the product set, competing head to head in markets. IBM market leadership position is secure, based on leveraging existing customer bases and training the sales forces, these are the dominant forces in the segment.

The aim of e-commerce is to achieve an ever increasing customer base, customer retention, improved customer services, and cross selling. These new application server features facilitate that. Manufacturers need the same features to improve the functioning of the supply chain. Service interactions over the Web use features that facilitate the design, inventory management, distribution, and shipment processes.

A move towards application server signals a fundamental shift in how information is handled. The prospect of digitizing much of the world’s information and making it searchable poses the prospect of a quantum increase in the quantity of information available; an increase by a factor of 1,000. At the most basic level, application servers work on the cloud scale contemplated to change the world.


1.1 Application Server Virtual Systems,

1.2 Clustering, Fail-Over, And Load Balancing

1.1.1 Cloud System Continuous Deployment Models

1.2 Application Server Provides Competitive Advantage

1.3 SOA Reusable Software Components

1.3.1 SOA Community-Based Marketplaces

1.3.2 Components Aimed At Developer Base

1.4 Infrastructure Switch

1.4.1 Market Change

1.5 Increasing Java Productivity

1.5.1 Increasing Developer Base

1.6 Application Server Platform Priorities

1.7 Consolidated Systems

1.8 Application Servers Manage Distributed Transactions

1.8.1 Application Server Transaction Management

1.8.2 Distributed Transactions

1.8.3 Distributed Processing Implemented As A Centralized System

1.8.4 Benchmarking Core Application Server Competitive Measure

1.8.5 Distributed Computing For Mission-Critical Applications

1.8.6 Benefits of Enterprise Class Computing

1.8.7 Mainframe Environments Provide Improved ROI

1.8.8 Application Server Positioning

1.9 Disconnected Silos Of Applications

1.9.1 Mission Critical Functionality

1.10 Web-Based Systems

1.11 E-Business Platforms

1.11.1 Business Process Management Platforms

1.11.2 Business Process Use Of Application Servers

1.11.3 Effective Control Of E-Commerce Systems

1.11.4 Web-Based E-Commerce Systems

1.11.5 Common Platform For Applications

1.11.6 Scalability, Performance, And Reliability

1.12 Integrated Functionality

1.13 Modular, Application Server-Based Architecture

1.14 Application Server Solutions

1.14.1 Internet Customer Relationship Management Solutions

1.15 Professional Service Capabilities

1.15.1 Systems Integrators And Web Developers

1.15.2 Expanding Market Presence

1.16 Go To Market Strategies

1.16.1 Go To Market Partnering

1.16.2 Business Imperatives

1.17 Need For Speed And Simplicity Of Underlying Business Processes

1.17.1 Complexity: The Challenge

1.17.2 Order-To-Delivery Cycle

1.17.3 Advantages Of Application Servers

1.17.4 Centralized Configuration

1.17.5 Security

1.17.6 Performance

1.17.7 Total Cost of Ownership (TCO)

1.17.8 Open Source Software


2.1 Application Server Supports Smarter Planet

2.1.1 Application Server Supports Web Reach

2.1.2 SOA Business Integration Foundation Systems

2.1.3 Application Servers Support Internet Channel

2.1.4 IBM Mainframe vs. Distributed Server ROI

2.1.5 Application Server Real Time Business Benefits

2.1.6 Application Server Market Driving Forces

2.2 Application Server Market Shares

2.2.1 IBM WebSphere

2.2.2 Oracle Application Server

2.2.3 Oracle ATG Commerce

2.2.4 SAP NetWeaver Application Server

2.2.5 Tibco

2.2.6 Fujitsu - Interstage Application Server

2.2.7 Adobe® ColdFusion

2.2.8 Software AG

2.2.9 NEC

2.2.10 Microsoft Application Platform

2.2.11 Open Source Application Server Software Market

2.2.12 Microsoft .NET Framework

2.2.13 Red Hat Management for JBoss Enterprise Middleware

2.2.14 Red Hat Conga Cluster Management Capability

2.2.15 Novell SUSE Support for JBoss

2.3 Application Server Market Forecasts

2.3.1 Application Server Segment Analysis

2.3.2 Asynchronous Model Consistent Cross Application Connectivity For Enterprise Application

2.3.3 Application Server Partner Communication

2.3.4 Open Source and Free Application Servers

2.3.5 IBM and Red Hat Liux

2.3.6 Microsoft and Novell Application Server Agreement

2.3.7 Apache

2.4 Web Sites and Internet Statistics

2.5 Application Server Pricing Variations

2.6 Application Server Regional Analysis

2.7 Internet Driving Forces

2.7.1 Internet Mission-Critical Requirements

2.7.2 Application Server Positioning

2.7.3 Reliability

2.7.4 High Availability

2.7.5 Performance

2.7.6 Scalability

2.7.7 Flexibility

2.7.8 Productivity

2.7.9 Operability

2.7.10 Maintainability

2.7.11 Security

2.7.12 Complexity Of Integration

2.7.13 Analysis of Mainframe vs. Distributed Comparative Costs

2.7.14 Application Servers Support High Availability Systems

2.7.15 Application Server Primary Functions


3.1 IBM

3.1.1 IBM WebSphere Application Server

3.1.2 IBM - WebSphere Application Server

3.1.3 IBM - WebSphere Application Server Drives Business Agility

3.1.4 IBM WebSphere Application Server Speed Delivery Of New Applications And Services

3.1.5 IBM WebSphere Application Server Improve Operational Efficiency And Reliability

3.1.6 IBM WebSphere Application Server Increases Security And Control

3.1.7 IBM WebSphere Service Registry and Repository

3.1.8 IBM WebSphere Business Services Fabric

3.1.9 IBM WebSphere MQ

3.1.10 IBM WebSphere Extended Deployment

3.1.11 IBM WebSphere Business Modeler

3.1.12 IBM WebSphere Integration Developer

3.1.13 IBM WebSphere Portlet Factory

3.1.14 IBM - WebSphere DataPower SOA Appliances

3.1.15 IBM WebSphere Process Server

3.1.16 IBM SOA WebSphere Process Server:

3.1.17 IBM WebSphere ESB

3.1.18 IBM WebSphere Adapters

3.1.19 IBM WebSphere Portal

3.1.20 IBM WebSphere Business Monitor

3.2 Oracle

3.2.1 Oracle JDeveloper 

3.2.2 Oracle Business Rules 

3.2.3 Oracle BPEL Process Manager 

3.2.4 Oracle Business-to-Business Integration 

3.2.5 Oracle Complex Event Processing (CEP) 

3.2.6 Oracle Web Services Manager

3.2.7 Oracle Services Registry 

3.2.8 Oracle - WebLogic Suite 11g

3.2.9 Oracle - WebLogic Server

3.2.10 Oracle - JRockit Products

3.2.11 Oracle - GlassFish Server

3.2.12 Oracle - Web Tier

3.2.13 Oracle Java Virtualization

3.2.14 Oracle / Art Technology Group (ATG) e-Commerce Platform

3.2.15 Oracle ATG Commerce

3.2.16 Oracle / Art Technology Group (ATG) Commerce Applications

3.2.17 ATG Commerce Platform

3.3 SAP NetWeaver Application Server

3.4 Microsoft Application Platform

3.4.1 Microsoft .NET Framework

3.4.2 Micrososft Biz Talk Server and Enterprise Service Bus

3.4.3 Microsoft BizTalk Services Enterprise Service Bus (ESB)

3.4.4 Microsoft Managed Services Engine

3.4.5 Microsoft Windows Server UDDI Services

3.4.6 Microsoft Internet Information Server (IIS)

3.4.7 Microsoft Windows Server AppFabric

3.4.8 Microsoft SOA Caching

3.4.9 Microsoft SOA Service and Workflow Management

3.4.10 Microsoft - Windows Server Application Server Roadmap

3.4.11 Riding the Next Platform Wave: .NET Framework 4.0 and Windows Server "Dublin"

3.4.12 Microsoft - .NET Framework Overview

3.4.13 Secure, Multi-Language Development Platform

3.4.14 .NET Next-Generation User Experiences

3.4.15 Cutting-Edge Web Application Development

3.4.16 Secure, Reliable Web Services

3.4.17 Mission-Critical Business Processes

3.4.18 Flexible Data Access Options

3.5 Tibco

3.5.1 TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks

3.5.2 Tibco Mainframe Integration

3.6 Progress Software

3.6.1 Progress Software Sonic BPEL Server

3.6.2 Progress Software Adapters

3.6.3 Progress Software Apama for Complex Event Processing

3.6.4 Progress Software DataDirect Shadow for Mainframe Integration

3.7 Adobe ColdFusion

3.7.1 Adobe Tight integration with ColdFusion Builder

3.8 Fujitsu - Interstage Application Server

3.8.1 Fujitsu Interstage

3.8.2 Fujitsu Glovia

3.8.3 Fujitsu Automated Process Discovery

3.8.4 Fujitsu Application and Service Management Suite

3.8.5 Fujitsu Interstage Application Development Cycle

3.8.6 Fujitsu Interstage Software Quality Analyzer

3.8.7 Fujitsu Interstage Studio

3.9 Software AG

3.9.1 Software AG webMethods Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)

3.9.2 Software AG webMethods ESB

3.9.3 Software AG webMethods SOA CentraSite

3.9.4 Software AG webMethods Suite Metadata Registry & Repository

3.9.5 Software AG webMethods Suite Publishing assets to CentraSite

3.9.6 Software AG webMethods Suite Active Lifecycles

3.9.7 Software AG webMethods Suite Consumer Registration

3.9.8 Software AG webMethods suite Federation Engine

3.9.9 Software AG webMethods suite Pluggable" federation

3.9.10 Software AG webMethods SuiteStandards Support

3.9.11 Software AG webMethods Suite ARIS SOA Architect

3.9.12 Software AG webMethods Suite Service Categorization

3.10 Fiorano Synthesizing Event-Driven Business Processes

3.10.1 Fiorano Deploying Event-Processes

3.10.2 Fiorano Dynamically Modifying And Changing Event-Processes

3.11 Red Hat

3.11.1 JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform

3.11.2 Red Hat JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform

3.11.3 Red Hat Management for JBoss Enterprise Middleware

3.11.4 Red Hat Conga Cluster Management Capability

3.11.5 Red Hat JBoss SOA Integration Software for Applications

3.11.6 Red Hat JBoss

3.11.7 Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform

3.11.8 Red Hat Management for JBoss Enterprise Middleware

3.11.9 Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Web Platform

3.11.10 Red Hat Management for JBoss Enterprise Middleware

3.11.11 Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Web Server

3.11.12 Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Portal Platform

3.11.13 Enterprise Portal Platform Site Publisher (powered by eXo)

3.11.14 Red Hat JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform

3.11.15 Red Hat JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform

3.11.16 Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Data Services Platform

3.11.17 JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform extended

3.11.18 What's new in JBoss Enterprise Data Services Platform :

3.11.19 Red Hat JBoss - Business Rules Management System

3.11.20 Red Hat Management for JBoss Enterprise Middleware

3.12 Apache Tuscany

3.13 Eclipse SOA Initiative 

3.14 Novell SUSE Support for JBoss

3.14.1 Novell Deploys Comprehensive, Enterprise-Ready Enterprise Application Platform

3.14.2 Novell Accelerates Development And Interoperability

3.14.3 Novell JBoss Enterprise Middleware

3.15 PolarLake

3.15.1 PolarLake Reference Data Distribution

3.15.2 PolarLake - Data Management

3.15.3 PolarLake - Data Distribution

3.16 VMWare Virtual Appliances

3.16.1 VMWare Virtual Appliances Leverage Open Virtualization Format (OVF)

3.16.2 VMware Virtual Appliance Development

3.16.3 VMware Studio Supports Virtual Appliances

3.16.4 VMware Automates Building of Virtual Appliances

3.17 Compuware

3.17.1 Compuware Test Data Management

3.18 Workday Global Human Resource Management

3.18.1 Workday Workforce Lifecycle Management

3.19 HostBridge Technology

3.19.1 HostBridge - Web Services and SOA Integration for CICS

3.19.2 HostBridge - Integrating CA-Based CICS Applications

3.19.3 HostBridge - Connecting to CA Mainframe Applications

3.19.4 HostBridge Field Names Replace Screen Scraping

3.19.5 HostBrigde - Business Process Management (BPM) and CICS

3.19.6 HostBrigde - Business Activity Monitoring (BAM)


4.1 Application Server Cloud Strategy

4.1.1 Application Server Positioning

4.1.2 B2B Commerce Technology As A Working Reality

4.1.3 Integration Application Server

4.1.4 Application Server Strategy

4.1.5 Communities Of Partners

4.2 Application Server Industry Positioning

4.3 IBM Strategy

4.3.1 IBM WebSphere Application Development Targets Ordinary People

4.3.2 Common Development Environment Across Windows And Linux

4.3.3 IBM WebSphere Grid Supports

4.3.4 IBM Partner Strategy

4.3.5 IBM Application Server Bundling

4.4 Application Server Caching Technology

4.4.1 Application Server CFC and CFML

4.4.2 Application Server CFSCRIPT Support

4.4.3 Virtual File System Support

4.4.4 Application Server Enhanced PDF Functionality Enhanced

4.4.5 Application Server Instance-Based Licensing

4.4.6 Application Server Performance Issue Monitor

4.4.7 Application-Specific Settings for the Application Server

4.4.8 Application Server Multi-Threading

4.4.9 Application Server Image Manipulation

4.4.10 Application Server Presentations On Demand

4.4.11 Application Server Atom and RSS Feeds

4.4.12 Application Server ZIP and JAR File Features

4.4.13 Application Server User-based Administrator and RDS access

4.4.14 Application Server File Manipulation Functions

4.4.15 Application Server Strong Encryption Libraries

4.4.16 Application Server Database Interaction Improvements

4.4.17 Application Server JavaScript operators in CFML

4.4.18 Application Server Argument Collections

4.4.19 Application Server Array and Structure Creation

4.5 Benefits Of The Open Source Development Model

4.5.1 Open Source Foundation

4.6 Microsoft Strategy

4.7 Oracle Strategy

4.7.1 Oracle's Commitment to Java Developers

4.8 Application Server Technology

4.8.1 Java Application Server

4.8.2 Java and J2EE

4.8.3 EJB Clustering

4.8.4 EJB Caching

4.8.5 Back-End Layer

4.8.6 Relational Database Access

4.8.7 Web Services

4.8.8 Web Service Applications Composed Of Servlets And EJBs

4.8.9 WS-Security

4.8.10 Open Standards

4.8.11 Reliable Web Services Solutions

4.8.12 Enterprise Javans (EJBs)

4.8.13 Autonomic Computing Technologies

4.8.14 Grid Protocol Topology

4.8.15 VMware Ready Virtual Appliance Validation

4.8.16 VMWare Open Virtualization Format OVF

4.8.17 Open Virtualization Format OVF-Formatted Virtual Machine Packaging and Distribution

4.8.18 VMDK

4.8.19 OVF format

4.8.20 VMware OVF Tool

4.8.21 Open Grid Services Architecture (OGSA)

4.8.22 Eclipse Open-Source Tools Framework

4.9 Transaction Automation

4.9.1 Asynchronous Communications Dominate

4.10 Stateless Session n

4.11 Cluster

4.12 Location Transparency

4.13 Smart Proxy

4.14 Load Balancing

4.15 Process-Entity Design Pattern

4.16 Command Objects / Control Flow

4.17 Authorization Checks

4.18 Delegation

4.19 Collaborative Filtering

4.20 Site Analysis

4.21 Portals

4.22 Application Server Industry Specific Applications

4.22.1 Packaged Applications

4.22.2 Real-Time Processing


5.1 Active Endpoints

5.1.1 Active Endpoints Serves European Telecom Tele2, Scales With ActiveVOS BPMS

5.2 Adobe Systems

5.2.1 Adobe Targets Businesses And Organizations

5.2.2 Adobe Revenue

5.2.3 Adobe Systems Revenue:

5.2.4 Adobe Systems Software Tools

5.2.5 Adobe Systems Creative Solutions Business Summary

5.2.6 Adobe Knowledge Worker Market Opportunity

5.2.7 Adobe Systems Knowledge Worker Products

5.2.8 Adobe Systems Enterprise Opportunity

5.2.9 Adobe Systems Enterprise Business Summary

5.2.10 Adobe Systems Enterprise Strategy

5.2.11 Adobe Systems Process Management

5.2.12 Adobe Systems Content Services

5.2.13 Adobe Systems Knowledge Worker and Enterprise Related Products

5.3 ActionBase

5.4 AgilePoint

5.5 Axway

5.5.1 Axway Worldwide

5.6 BancTec

5.6.1 BancTec Partner Focus

5.7 BizAgi

5.8 BMC

5.8.1 Business runs on IT. IT runs on BMC Software

5.8.2 BMC Revenue

5.8.3 BMC Industry Partnerships

5.8.4 BMC Partnering With

5.8.5 BMC Customer Profile

5.8.6 BMC Software Revenue

5.8.7 BMC Strategy

5.8.8 BMC Atrium

5.8.9 BMC Compliance Positioning

5.8.10 BMC Solutions and Products

5.8.11 BMC Service Assurance

5.8.12 BMC Service Automation

5.8.13 BMC Software (NASDAQ:BMC)

5.8.14 BMC Strategy

5.8.15 BMC BSM Platform

5.8.16 BMC Solutions Software Business Segments

5.8.17 BMC Software Acquires MQSoftware

5.8.18 BMC Software Partners

5.8.19 BMC Strategic Alliances

5.8.20 BMC Technology Alliance Partners

5.8.21 BMC Cloud Computing

5.8.22 BMC Teamed With Amazon Web Services

5.8.23 BMC Partnership

5.8.24 Cisco, BMC Forge Cloud Infrastructure Partnership

5.8.25 BMC Software Fiscal 2011 Third Quarter Revenue

5.8.26 BMC Software Revenue:

5.8.27 BMC Cloud Positioning

5.9 CA / 3Tera

5.9.1 CA Acquires 3Tera Cloud Computing Solution Provider

5.9.2 CA Rapid, Simplified Cloud Enablement

5.9.3 CA Integration with Virtual and Physical Management Technologies

5.9.4 CA Revenue

5.9.5 CA (CA: New York Stock Exchange)

5.9.6 CA Fiscal 2010 Business Developments and Highlights

5.9.7 CA Acquisitions

5.9.8 CA Business Strategy

5.9.9 CA Mainframe Products

5.9.10 CA Secure

5.9.11 CA Enables the Adoption of New Technologies

5.9.12 CA Cloud Computing

5.9.13 CA SaaS Offerings Appeal To Emerging Enterprises

5.9.14 CA Strategic Positioning For Growth

5.9.15 Analysis Of CA Strategy

5.9.16 CA Revenue


5.9.18 CA Performance Indicators

5.9.19 CA Subscription and Maintenance Revenue

5.10 Cap Gemini Inc.

5.10.1 Cap Gemini Collaboration in Action

5.10.2 Optimizing Capabilities

5.10.3 Cap Gemini Aligning the Organization

5.10.4 Capgemini Group Revenues

5.11 Cordys

5.11.1 Cordys Middle-Out Design Paradigm

5.11.2 Cordys Innovative, solid BPMS

5.12 Deloitte Touche

5.12.1 Deloitte Enterprise Architecture Tools Approach

5.12.2 Deloitte Business process management

5.12.3 Deloitte Approach

5.12.4 Deloitte Information Management

5.12.5 Deloitte Approach to Information Flow Process Optimization

5.12.6 Deloitte’s Approach To IT strategy

5.12.7 Deloitte Outsourcing Advisory Services

5.12.8 Deloitte Experts From Outsourcing Advisory Services

5.12.9 Deloitte System Integration

5.12.10 Deloitte Web Strategy

5.13 EMC

5.13.1 EMC Velocity² Atmos Partner Program

5.13.2 EMC / VMware

5.13.3 EMC Virtual Storage

5.13.4 EMC Supports Information Technology (IT)

5.13.5 EMC Revenue

5.13.6 RSA Information Security

5.13.7 EMC Consolidated Revenues By Geography:

5.13.8 Information Storage Segment

List of Tables

Table ES-1 Application Server Core Technologies

Table ES-2 Market Driving Forces For Application Servers

Figure ES-3 Application Server Market Shares, Dollars, Worldwide, 2010

Figure ES-4 Application Server Markets Forecasts Dollars,Worldwide, 2011-2017

Table 1-1 Application Server Features

Table 1-2 Java Based Application Server Functions

Table1-3 SOA Market-Ready Components Business

Table 1-4 Application Server Product Functions

Table 1-5 IT System Consolidation Aspects

Table 1-6 Application Server Workloads

Table 1-7 Benefits Of Distributed Computing

Table 1-8 Mainframe System Advantages

Table 1-9 Application Server Positioning

Table 1-10 Back End Functionality Support

Table 1-11 Application Server Mobile Worker Functionality Support

Table 1-12 Transaction Mission Critical System Requirements

Table 1-13 Transaction System Aspects

Table 1-14 Types Of E-Commerce Transaction Requests

Table 1-15 Types Of Distributed Computer Transactions

Table 1-16 Reasons Web Sites Gather Information About Users

Table 1-17 Benefits Of Business Process Management Products

Table 1-18 Effective Control Of E-Commerce Systems

Table 1-19 Modular, Application Server-Based Architecture Solutions

Table 1-20 Application Server Solutions

Table 1-21 Business Process Application Server Drivers

Table 1-22 Open Source Software Complements Proprietary Application Server Software

Table 1-23 Linux Operating System Platform Positioning

Table 2-1 Application Server Core Technologies

Table 2-2 Application Server SOA Leveraging Of Business Integration Systems

Table 2-3 SOA Engine Segments

Table 2-4 Application Server Key Benefits

Table 2-5 Application Server Real Time Business Benefits

Table 2-6 Application Server Market Positioning

Table 2-7 Market Driving Forces For Application Servers

Figure 2-8 Application Server Market Shares, Dollars, Worldwide, 2010

Figure 2-9 Application Server Market Shares, Dollars, Worldwide, 2010

Figure 2-10 Application Server Markets Forecasts Dollars, Worldwide, 2011-2017

Table 2-11 Application Server Market Shares, Market Forecasts,Worldwide, Units and Dollars, 2011-2017

Table 2-12 Application Server Market Segments, Dollars,Worldwide, 2010

Table 2-13 Application Server Software Market Industry Segments, Dollars, Worldwide, 2010

Table 2-14 E-Commerce Target Markets

Table 2-15 Microsoft And Novell Application Server Open Systems Agreement Aspects

Table 2-16 Major Factors Affecting The Competitive Landscape For Open Source Application Server Products

Table 2-17 Internet E-mail Transmissions, 2011

Table 2-18 Internet Websites and Web servers, 2010

Table 2-19 Web Server Market Share, 2010:

Table 2-20 Web Server Market Share Growth, 2010

Figure 2-21 Market Share for Top Web Servers Across All Domains, August 1995 to January 2011

Figure 2-22 Apache Records 60.10% Market Share for Top Servers

Table 2-23 Internet Users By Country, 2011

Table 2-24 Social Media Numbers of Users, 2011

Table 2-25 Web Browser Market Share:

Table 2-26 Videos Watched on The Internet, 2011

Table 2-27 Images on the Internet, 2011

Figure 2-28 Application Server Regional Market Segments, 2010

Table 2-29 Application Server Regional Market Segments, 2010

Table 2-30 Application Server Primary Functions

Table 3-1 IBM Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) Modular Product Structure

Table 3-2 IBM SOA Foundation Integration End to End Solutions Stages

Table 3-3 WebSphere Application Server Benefits

Table 3-4 WebSphere Application Server Protocols Supported

Table 3-5 WebSphere Application Server Functions

Table 3-6 IBM WebSphere Application Server Models

Figure 3-7 IBM WebSphere Application Server Realizes Greater TCO

Table 3-8 IBM WebSphere Application Server World-Class Security And Control Functions

Table 3-9 Businesses Process Risks Without SOA Registry and Need for IBM SOA WebSphere Governance And Management

Table 3-10 IBM SOA WebSphere Service Registry and Repository Functions

Table 3-11 IBM WebSphere Business Services Fabric Features

Figure 3-12 IBM WebSphere MQ WMQ providing a Universal Messaging Backbone

Figure 3-13 IBM WebSphere MQ Goals For Business Resilience in a Sysplex QSG (Queue Sharing Group)

Table 3-14 IBM WebSphere Extended Deployment Features

Table 3-15 IBM WebSphere Business Modeling Features

Table 3-16 IBM WebSphere DataPower SOA Appliance Features

Table 3-17 IBM SOA DataPower Features

Figure 3-18 IBM Data Power SOA Proxy Use Case

Table 3-19 IBM WebSphere Process Server Functions

Table 3-20 IBM SOA WebSphere Process Server

Table 3-21 IBM WebSphere ESB Product Benefits

Table 3-22 Oracle SOA Suite Features

Table 3-23 Oracle SOA Product Suite:

Table 3-24 Oracle JDeveloper Benefits

Table 3-25 Oracle JDeveloper Functions

Table 3-26 Oracle Business Rules Benefits:

Table 3-27 Oracle BPEL Process Manager Benefits

Table 3-28 Oracle Business Activity Monitoring Benefits

Table 3-29 Oracle Complex Event Processing (CEP) Benefits

Table 3-30 Oracle Enterprise SOA Repository Benefits

Table 3-31 Oracle Web Services Manager Benefits

Table 3-32 Oracle Service Registry Benefits

Table 3-33 Oracle - WebLogic Suite Benefits

Table 3-34 Oracle - WebLogic Server Benefits

Table 3-35 Oracle - WebLogic Enterprise-Class Java EE Application Server Benefits

Table 3-36 Oracle - WebLogic Enterprise-Class Java EE Application Server Deep Diagnostic Capabilities Benefits

Table 3-37 Oracle Platform Security Services

Table 3-38 Oracle - JRockit Benefits

Table 3-39 Oracle GlassFish Server Features

Table 3-40 Oracle GlassFish Server Benefits

Table 3-41 Oracle Web Tier Benefits

Table 3-42 Oracle Java Virtualization Products

Table 3-43 Oracle Art Technology Group (ATG) Commerce Functions

Table 3-44 SAP NetWeaver AS Security Features

Table 3-45 SAP NetWeaver AS Persistence Layer Support Features

Table 3-46 SAP NetWeaver AS Deployment Functions

Table 3-47 SAP NetWeaver AS Infrastructure Features

Table 3-48 SAP NetWeaver AS Logistics and Management Functions

Table 3-49 Microsoft .NET Framework Application Platform

Table 3-50 Microsoft .NET Framework Building Blocks Connections

Table 3-51 Microsoft Biz Talk Server

Figure 3-52 Microsoft Windows Server Appfabric Core Capabilities

Table 3-53 Microsoft Windows Server AppFabric Functions

Table 3-54 Microsoft Windows Server AppFabric Features

Table 3-55 Tibco Active Matrix BusinessWorks Key Functions

Table 3-56 Tibco Active Matrix BusinessWorks Key Features

Table 3-57 TIBCO ActiveMatrix Key Features

Table 3-58 Components of the Tibco Mainframe SOA Services Suite

Figure 3-59 Progress Software BPEL Server Architecture

Table 3-60 Progress Software Sonic BPEL Server and Sonic ESB Features

Figure 3-61 Progress Software Apama's Event Processing Platform Functions:

Table 3-62 Progress DataDirect Shadow Functions

Table 3-63 Progress Software DataDirect Shadow Value Proposition:

Table 3-64 Fujitsu Interstage Application Server Runtime Environment Key Points:

Table 3-65 Fujitsu Interstage Application Server International Standards Supported

Table 3-66 Fujitsu Interstage Application Server Products & Solutions

Table 3-67 Fujitsu Interstage Application Server Functions

Table 3-68 Fujitsu Interstage Application Server Benefits

Table 3-69 Fujitsu Glovia SOA Functions

Table 3-70 Fujitsu Interstage Application Development Cycle SOA Functions

Table 3-71 Software AG SOA Solution Functions

Table 3-72 Software AG webMethods Product Functions

Table 3-73 Software AG webMethods Suite SOA Benefits:

Table 3-73 (Continued) Software AG webMethods Suite SOA Benefits:

Table 3-74 Software AG webMethods suite Publishing assets to CentraSite

Figure 3-75 Software AG webMethods CentraSite

Figure 3-76 Fiorano Event Process Orchestrator: Composing

Event-Driven Business Processes

Table 3-77 Red Hat JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform Benefits And Features

Table 3-78 Red Hat JBoss Operation Network Console Functions:

Table 3-79 Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform Features

Table 3-80 Red Hat Management for JBoss Enterprise Middleware Benefits

Table 3-81 Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Web Platform Features

Table 3-82 Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Web Platform Benefits

Table 3-83 JBoss Operation Network Framework Functions

Table 3-84 Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Web Server Features Benefits

Table 3-85 Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Reliable High Performance Web Portal Platform Benefits

Table 3-86 Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Reliable High Performance Web Portal Platform Functions

Table 3-87 Red Hat JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform Features

Table 3-88 Red Hat JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform Benefits

Table 3-89 Red Hat JBoss Enterprise SOA Platform Update Certifications

Table 3-90 Red Hat JBoss EDSP Integrates And Use Data From Many Sources

Table 3-91 Red Hat JBoss - Business Rules Management System Features

Table 3-92 Novell JBoss Enterprise Middleware Technology Benefits

Table 3-93 Novell JBoss Enterprise Middleware Features

Table 3-94 Novell JBoss Enterprise Middleware Functions

Table 3-95 PolarLake Financial and Reference Data Management Platform Benefits

Table 3-96 PolarLake Financial and Reference Data Management Platform Functions

Table 3-97 PolarLake Financial and Reference Data Management Platform Features

Table 3-98 PolarLake Data Acquisition Features

Table 3-99 PolarLake Data Acquisition Benefits

Table 3-100 PolarLake’s Semantic Repository Functions

Table 3-101 PolarLake’s Semantic Repository Benefits

Table 3-102 PolarLake Purpose Built Reference Data Distribution Benefits

Table 3-103 VMWare Virtual Appliances Cloud Benefits

Table 3-104 VMware Virtual Appliance Development Benefits

Table 3-105 VMware Studio Virtual Appliance Interfaces

Table 3-106 vApp and Virtual Appliance Components

Table 3-107 Benefits of VMware Studio

Table 3-108 Compuware Enabling Quick Development

Table 3-109 Compuware Test Data Management

Figure 3-110 On-Boarding to Retirement: Manage Global Workforce

Figure 3-111 HostBridge - Web Services Interactions

Table 3-112 HostBridge Steps Required for Web Services

Figure 3-113 HostBridge - Connecting to CA Mainframe through MQ

Table 3-114 HostBridge BMS Maps Benefit

Table 3-115 HostBridge Field Names For Each Screen Benefits

Table 4-1 Aspects Of Application Server Technology

Table 4-2 Mainstream Application Servers Strategic Positioning

Table 4-3 Application Server Financial Institutions Positioning

Table 4-4 Application Server Government Positioning

Table 4-5 Application Server Media and Content Providers Positioning

Table 4-6 Application Server News and Entertainment Portals Positioning

Table 4-7 Application Server Online Retailers Positioning

Table 4-8 Application Server ISPs, Telcos and Hosters Positioning

Table 4-9 Application Server Utility Companies Positioning

Table 4-10 Application Server Application Service Providers Positioning

Table 4-11 Application Server Internal Systems Positioning

Table 4-12 Application Server E-Learning Positioning

Table 4-13 Application Server Systems Integrators Positioning

Table 4-14 People Needing Tools To Implement Web Systems

Table 4-15 Application Server Underlying Infrastructure Services

Table 4-16 Major Types Of Enterprise Events

Table 4-17 Autonomic Features

Table 4-18 Autonomic Functions

Table 4-19 Key Features And Benefits of Open Virtualization Format OVF:

Table 4-20 Distributed Transaction Functions

Table 4-21 Portal Functions

Table 4-22 Buy Or Build Decision

Table 4-23 B2B Application Server Quantifiable Business Benefit

Table 4-24 Trading Exchange Positioning

Table 4-25 Integrated e-Market Benefits AgilePoint Innovation Functions

Figure 5-2 BancTec Worldwide Locations

Table 5-3 BMC Software Business Service Management

Table 5-4 BMC IT Cloud Positioning

Table 5-5 BMC Industry Partnerships

Table 5-6 BMC Customer Profile

Table 5-7 BMC Portfolio Of Software Solutions

Table 5-8 BMC Target Management Solutions and Services Positioning

Table 5-8a BMC Solutions Platforms

Table 5-9 BMC Unified Platform For BSM

Figure 5-10 BMC Strategic Alliances

Table 5-11 BMC Technology Alliance Partner Program Benefits

Table 5-12 Cisco, BMC Alliance Key Aims

Table 5-13 Cisco, BMC Alliance Key Separate Offerings

Table 5-14 BMC Cloud Planning Offerings

Table 5-15 CA Strategic Positioning For Growth

Table 5-16 Analysis Of CA Strategy

Table 5-17 Capgemini Key Elements Of Collaboration

Table 5-18 Deloitte Touche Enterprise Architecture Tools For Decision Making

Table 5-19 Ways Deloitte Professionals Deliver Added Value

Table 5-20 Deloitte Specialists Information Flow Crucial Questions Addressed

Table 5-21 Deloitte System Integration Specialists BPM Solutions

Table 5-22 Deloitte Web IT Strategy Working Method Examples

Table 5-23 EMC Storage Systems Environment Types

Table 5-24 FinalWire AIDA64 Features

Table 5-25 Fujitsu CentraSite SOA Product Suite Features

Table 5-26 Fujitsu CentraSite SOA Management Information

Table 5-27 HP Cloud Assure Functions

Table 5-28 HP Cloud Assures Types Of Cloud Service Environments Supported

Table 5-29 HP SaaS portfolio partner Positioning:

Table 5-30 Hewlett Packard Product and Services Positioning

Table 5-31 Hewlett Packard Global Positioning

Figure 5-32 HP POD Self Contained Data Center

Figure 5-33 HP POD Benefits

Figure 5-34 HP POD Specifications

Table 5-35 Hewlett Packard Tower Software Global, Vertical Markets

Table 5-36 Hewlett Packard Tower Software Global, Reducing Risk During Litigation

Table 5-37 Hewlett Packard Tower Software Microsoft Office® Documents

Table 5-38 Hewlett Packard Tower TRIM Context Features Overview

Figure 5-39 IBM SMB Partner Go to Market Approach

Table 5-40 IBM Strategic Priorities

Table 5-41 iWay Software Integration Provider Solutions

Table 5-42 iWay Products

Table 5-43 iWay Solutions

Table 5-44 iWay Technology

Table 5-45 iWay Adapters for Partners

Table 5-46 iWay Customers

Table 5-47 Microsoft Dynamics GP Customer References

Table 5-48 Functions in Microsoft Dynamics GP

Table 5-49 Capabilities in Microsoft Dynamics GP:

Table 5-50 Microsoft Response to Security Vulnerabilities

Table 5-51 Newgen Solution: Business Benefits

Table 3-52 Oracle SOA Positioning

Table 3-53 Oracle’s Open, Integrated SOA Stack

Table 3-54 Oracle: Amberpoint SOA Advantages

Table 3-55 Oracle SOA Suite Features

Table 3-56 Oracle SOA Product Suite:

Table 5-57 Oracle / Stellent Enterprise Content Management (ECM) Software Solutions

Table 5-58 Polymita Continuous Process Improvement Methodology Key Benefits

Table 5-59 Progress Software Enterprise SOA Challenges

Table 5-60 Red Hat Customers

Table 5-61 Red Hat Partners

Table 5-62 Red Hat JBoss Operations Network Industries Targeted

Table 5-63 SAP Strategy For Growth

Table 5-64 SAP Services Positioning

Table 5-65 SAP SOA Value

Table 5-66 SAP NetWeaver Technology Platform Areas Supported

Table 5-67 SAP Industry-Specific Best Practices

Table 5-65-336 Savvis Key Growth Strategies

Table 5-69 Savvis Key Growth Target Markets

Figure 5-70 Software AG (Frankfurt TecDAX: SOW) Revenue By Segment

Table 5-71 Tibco Software Standards-Based Software Offerings

Table 5-65-336 Savvis Key Growth Strategies

Table 5-69 Savvis Key Growth Target Markets

Figure 5-70 Software AG (Frankfurt TecDAX: SOW) Revenue By Segment

Table 5-71 Tibco Software Standards-Based Software Offerings


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