10 February 2020
For the ninth year, Liferay has been named a Leader by Gartner, which is a significant achievement. Liferay continues their journey as a Leader in the MQ for Horizontal Portals, with the past two years as a Leader in the MQ for DXPs. This year, Liferay saw improvement, moving forward for "completeness of vision."
This is the second year Gartner has published the Magic Quadrant for Digital Experience Platforms, which evolved from the Gartner MQ for Horizontal Portals. The Gartner MQ for Digital Experience Platforms positions vendors in a graph by four quadrants: Leaders, Challengers, Visionaries and Niche Players. The positions are based on an extensive set of criteria that measures a vendor’s completeness of vision and ability to execute.
For the purposes of inclusion in the 2019 report, Gartner defines DXPs as: “An integrated set of technologies and processes that support composition, management, delivery and optimization of customer experiences across all touchpoints of the customer journey.'