Lustratus Research Limited
Lustratus Research is a leading infrastructure software market analyst and consultancy firm. Founded by leading industry experts in the fields of service oriented architecture and business integration, we provide strategic guidance in the form of reports, custom research and consultancy to end users of technology as well as software vendors and the equity investors that back them.
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In 2014, Lustratus has been carrying out research into how software purchase decisions are made, in order to provide the best possible guidance to companies trying to drive software purchases through the organization. Samples of this material are generally available, and more will be published at a later date. For example, one analysis followed a major insurance company’s decision over whether to choose an application server platform from IBM(Websphere) or Redhat(JBoss). See Choosing between WebSphere and JBoss, available at no charge from the Lustatus store.
Lustratus has now released its 2014 annual predictions for Middleware.
2014 Predictions for Infrastructure Software is available for free from the Lustratus store.
Recent Lustratus papers to be made available at no charge include a new competitive review of the ODM market, reflecting latest developments. Vendors covered in this review are FICO, IBM, JBoss and Oracle.
There is also a new review of the SOA Appliances market, reflecting the broadening of SOA Appliances into areas such as API Management and BYOD. Vendors covered are Forum Systems, IBM, Layer 7 and Vordel (recently acquired by Axway)
Lustratus has made available a set of its competitive analysis reports on BPM, available at no charge. This set is a selection made from a range of competitive analysis projects provided for clients. Vendors featured include
These papers can be downloaded from the Lustratus web store.
Lustratus trains its focus on ODM and ADM
Lustratus has been carrying out considerable research over the last year on the emerging areas of Operational Decision Management, combined with its sister market area of Analytics Decision Management.
As part of this drive, Lustratus has released an introduction to ODM, which can be downloaded through the link below.
The latest Lustratus Executive Guide takes a high-level look at Big Data, Analytics and Decision Management. These guides are designed for busy executives who need to get a quick feel for what’s hotand what’s not in the marketplace.It is available at no charge from the Lustratus Web Store.