Worldwide Workload Management Software Market Shares, 2017: Year of Market Consolidation
This IDC study discusses 2017 vendor market shares and market activity across the worldwide workload management software market, a submarket of IDC's functional IT automation and configuration management (ITACM) software market. Vendor market shares for the full ITACM software market are published in Worldwide IT Automation and Configuration Management Software Market Shares, 2017: Hybrid IT Drives Growth (IDC #US44014318, June 2018). "The worldwide workload management software market in 2017 demonstrated that it has an important role to play in supporting emerging enterprise digital strategies and infrastructure management modernization efforts," according to Tim Grieser, research vice president, Enterprise System Management Software. "Workload management software continues to gain importance in its traditional role of efficiently executing major business processes and workflows, an increasing need as use cases expand and workload volumes increase."