– Avoka Blog
In the most recent BPMS report, Adobe LiveCycle was positioned in the Leaders Quadrant – as part of the Avoka team, a global leader in Adobe LiveCycle, Derek Corcoran offers the following review and commentary on the Gartner Magic Quadrant for BPMS.
Original article at http://www.avoka.com/blog/?p=856.
Jeff Vroom, the former BlazeDS & LiveCycle architect wrote an interesting article – Understanding the Market for Software Platforms. As a former TopLink user I can make a parallel between his examples and the comparison between Hibernate/TopLink. The former one was on the market for several years before of Hibernate and it was a very powerful ORM framework, however it lost the battle because the company acquiring it had no offer for the horizontal market – that means only a very low number of developers were using it, no books, very few articles and learning materials, and slower evolution in comparison with the Hibernate framework.
Original article at http://cornelcreanga.com/2009/12/understanding-the-market-for-software-platforms/.