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Gartner Press Release
EGHAM, UK— The worldwide application infrastructure and middleware (AIM) software revenue market* totaled $19.3 billion in 2011, a 9.9 percent increase from 2010, according to Gartner, Inc. In 2010, worldwide AIM revenue grew 7.3 percent and reached $17.6 billion. “Application infrastructure and middleware projects increasingly span on-premises, cloud and external business partners,” said Fabrizio Biscotti, research director at Gartner. ”The impacts of using multiple delivery models, increased reliance on governance technologies, and convergence of application and data integration requirements are driving organizations to sustain significant investment in AIM technologies and skills.”For the full press release click here