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Mia-Platform mentioned in 2022 Gartner® Adopt Platform Engineering to Improve the Developer Experience Report

Milan, 28 November 2022 – Mia-Platform has been mentioned as an example of a cloud-native application platform in the Gartner report  “Adopt Platform Engineering to Improve the Developer Experience” by Gary Olliffe.

The report analyzes how “platform engineering enables application technical professionals to improve the developer experience and streamline value delivery by reducing friction, frustration and cognitive load”.

Mia-Platform is mentioned as an example of a cloud-native application platform. The report states that a cloud native application platform is “typically used when the starting point is to provide a new on-premises or self-managed execution environment as an onramp to cloud-native architecture”.

According to this report, technical professionals responsible for application architecture and platforms should:

  • Adopt platform engineering to improve the aspects of the developer experience that are affected by high-friction development tools, technologies and processes;
  • Deliver the thinnest viable platform to remove developer friction without overengineering the platform;
  • Empower development teams by using a “platform as a product” approach that focuses on delivering and marketing compelling platform features, rather than forcing developers to use the platform.;
  • Win the hearts and minds of developers (the platform “customers”) by addressing their next biggest frustration or constraint with each new iteration of the platform”.

The full report is available for Gartner subscribers here.

Gartner, Adopt Platform Engineering to Improve the Developer Experience, Gary Olliffe, 18 November 2022 

Platform Engineering will become more and more important for companies that want to improve the Developer Experience and release high-quality software that creates value for the end user. Mia-Platform aims at continuously enhancing the DevX and productivity of development teams, making teams autonomous and leaving them with the power to have self-service access to the tools they need.
Giulio Roggero, CTO at Mia-Platform

What is Platform Engineering?

According to Gartner, “Platform engineering is the discipline of building and operating self-service internal developer platforms (IDPs) for software delivery and life cycle management.

Each platform is a layer, created and maintained by a dedicated product team, designed to support the needs of software developers by interfacing with tools and processes.

The goal of platform engineering is to optimize the developer experience and accelerate product teams’ delivery of customer value”.

Gartner, Hype Cycle™ for Cloud Platform Services 2022, Published 19 July 2022 by Yefim Natis, Fabrizio Biscotti

GARTNER is registered trademark and service mark of Gartner, Inc. and HYPE CYCLE is a registered trademark of Gartner and/or its affiliates in the U.S. and internationally and are used herein with permission. All rights reserved.. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner’s Research & Advisory organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

About Mia-Platform

Mia-Platform is an Independent Software Vendor (ISV) which delivers one of the leading solutions worldwide for the creation of end-to-end cloud native digital platforms.

Its powerful software suite with full DevOps Lifecycle Management provides a unique Console to simplify the development and operations of cloud native applications based on APIs, Microservices, Fast Data and DevOps, and to incrementally build a company’s Digital Platform.

Mia-Platform enables a smoother Developer Experience for Cloud-Native Application Development, thanks to the combination of its Self-Service Developer Portal (Mia-Platform Console) and Service Catalog (Mia-Platform Marketplace).

The platform is thought to support companies in their adoption path of Platform Engineering and Composable Architecture paradigms.

Mia-Platform is one of the fastest growing tech companies in Europe, and has been mentioned for two years in a row among the top 10 Italian tech companies in the “FT 1.000: Europe’s Fastest Growing Companies” ranking by The Financial Times.

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