Microsoft named a Leader in the Forrester Wave™: Integration Platforms As A Service, Q3 2023
Published Aug 30 2023 05:57 PM 4,176 Views

We’re excited to announce that Forrester Research has recognized Microsoft as a Leader in the Forrester Wave™: Integration Platforms As A Service, Q3 2023. We believe this is a testament to our deep understanding of customer needs, strong customer engagement and adoption success, and continued investments in customers’ integration needs.




In today's rapidly evolving technological landscape, seamless integration has become the backbone of successful businesses. With the growing need to connect applications, systems, and data across various platforms and environments, having a robust and flexible integration solution has never been more crucial. Microsoft's enterprise integration offering, Azure Integration Services is the answer to the challenges of modern integration. 


Tailored solutions for unique requirements 

As a customer-first service, one of the standout features of Azure Integration Services is its ability to meet the specific requirements of our customers via tailored integration solutions. In a world where no two enterprises are exactly alike, Azure Integration Services provides the freedom to choose and adopt only the services that align with your needs. Whether you're looking to connect on-premises systems, or cloud-based applications, or a hybrid of both - Azure Integration Services provides the building blocks necessary for your integration success. 


Low-code capabilities for accelerated development 

Via its powerful low-code capabilities, Azure Integration Services empowers customers to accelerate and rapidly iterate the delivery of value to their target audience. With over 800 out-of-the-box Azure Logic Apps connectors and a visual workflow designer, developers can eliminate the need for extensive coding. This not only accelerates the integration development process but also makes it more accessible to a broader range of individuals and teams within your organization - bridging a crucial gap between IT and business users. 


Cost efficiency and scalability at its core 

Budget constraints and scalability challenges are common roadblocks in integration projects. Azure Integration Services tackles these issues head-on with a flexible pay-as-you-go pricing model. This means you pay only for what you use, eliminating the need for hefty upfront licensing fees. As your business grows, the platform seamlessly scales to match your evolving needs, ensuring that your integration solution remains both efficient and cost-effective. 


Global reach with local presence 

In a world where businesses operate on a global scale, having an integration platform that can span regions and environments is imperative. Azure Integration Services is a hybrid, multi-cloud globally managed offering available across more than 50 Azure regions. This empowers you to connect your applications and systems across different geographical locations while maintaining the performance and reliability that users expect. 


Harnessing the power of the Azure ecosystem 

Azure Integration Services goes beyond being a standalone integration solution; it's tightly connected with the broader Azure ecosystem. This means that you're not only getting a powerful integration platform, but you're also unlocking the full potential of Azure. Seamlessly integrating with other Azure offerings, such as AI, Analytics, Data, and more, allows you to rapidly create holistic solutions that drive innovation and efficiency across your organization. 


Robust partner ecosystem with over 1,400 managed partners worldwide 

Strong partnerships underpin thriving ecosystems. Together with our ecosystem of partners worldwide, we help you drive and scale your successful integration efforts. Our efforts have brought about transformational changes for our customers. Notable successes include SPAR NL's event-driven Azure platform and BÜCHI's real-time data exchange, both achieved through strategic partnerships. With a shared vision for innovation and customer-centricity, Microsoft and its certified partners continue to pave the way for groundbreaking integration solutions. 


Driving forward together 

We are honored to be named a Leader in the Forrester Wave™: Integration Platforms As A Service for Q3 2023. Our enthusiasm to innovate and expedite the pace of digital transformation for our customers remains unwavering. 

Ready to explore further? Access your complimentary report today! Learn more about Azure Integration Services. 

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