This report gives an overview of the current trends in software development and describes what has led to the rising demand for customer-specific solutions. It provides insights into the following areas:

  • Activities of user companies – why software development is experiencing a renaissance in the era of digitization.
  • The role of agile development and DevOps in digital transformation projects and what organizational challenges result from it.
  • How cloud computing and PaaS affect software development.
  • Which technological innovations and programming languages are relevant and how they are used in development projects.



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Application Development in User Companies

  • Triggers for the growing demand for application development
  • The fusion of IT and OT
  • Growing IT demand in LoBs
  • The impact of digital application development on legacy environments

Trends in Application Development

  • Agile software development and DevOps
  • The renaissance of open source
  • Cloud and PaaS
  • Containers: Docker, Kubernetes, etc.
  • Serverless technologies
  • Low-code platforms

New Demand for Service Providers

  • New models of sourcing needed
  • New concepts in application design

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