While we know adopting platform engineering and Internal Developer Platforms (IDPs) can drive DevOps efficiency, how exactly does this translate to real business value? And how can IDPs help organizations meet their overall business goals?
The impact an IDP has on broader business performance reaches far and wide. It can significantly affect key value drivers such as improving time to market (TTM), productivity, and customer satisfaction (which we’ll dive into later). All of which are critical to helping businesses stay ahead of the curve. Whether the business priority is creating new revenue streams, digital transformation, or slashing lead time, it’s crucial that organizations understand the role platform engineers will play in delivering IDPs that can support overarching goals. As Lee Ditiangkin points out: