AI-Driven Platforms Will Move Business Applications Beyond The ERP Era

Forrester IT

Forrester’s vision for the future of business applications is that modern specialist SaaS platforms will replace on-premises “omnisuites.” application architecture application development & delivery enterprise resource planning applications (ERP) software-as-a-service (SaaS) business applications digital operations erp

12 Warning Signs of Bad Application Architecture

Social, Agile and Transformation

At a #CIOChat this weekend we were asked about warning signs for bad architecture. Here was my quick response capturing just a tweet-sized summary of architecture that "smells bad" - Too slow making biz needs. Too difficult/complex to explain to new technologists. Lack of defined integration process (closed system). Can’t be deployed to the cloud. Performance or stability issues. #. cio cloud computing it management software development software qa

Systems Application Architecture (SAA) Part 1

IT Toolbox

Common communications support was designed to interconnect SAA applications, systems, networks, and devices

Systems Application Architecture (SAA) Part 2

IT Toolbox

The only session service protocol family supported in the initial announcement was LU 6.2. As I have noted in previous posts, LU 6.2 is a program-to-program communication protocol

CEOs Own Software Competency — And The Structure Of Innovation Delivery

Forrester IT

application architecture architecture & technology strategy business architecture digital transformation financial management Innovation innovation management reference architecture Agile business transformation digital disruption financial planning innovation software architecture

7 principles of modern web application development

mrc's Cup of Joe Blog

Summary: Driven in part by recent trends, web application development has changed over the past few years. In this article, we explore the principles that modern web developers must follow when building successful applications. Does the application meet the specs?

Create Your Transformation Roadmap for Application Modernization

Perficient - Digital Transformation

In our previous post, Multiple Paths to Cloud: Migrating Legacy Applications , we explored options that allow you to develop, deploy, and manage new applications on cloud but still continue using your existing data center. Getting Started with Application Modernization.

5 Approaches to Cloud Applications Integration

CEB IT

Cloud-based applications are proliferating as organizations adopt software as a service (SaaS) and cloud-native development to enable digital business. At the same time, the number of options available for integrating these applications with each other and with on-premises systems is growing. Solution architects must decide on the best way to create integration between cloud-hosted, SaaS and on-premises applications.

Anthos Ups Google’s Enterprise Efforts

Forrester IT

Anthos promises to help software delivery teams build and manage modern applications across multiple cloud platforms, including on-premises and public […].

Modern applications at AWS

All Things Distributed

The changes we made affected both how we built applications and how we organized our company. Still, we knew that if we wanted to expand the products and services we offered, we had to change the way we approached application architecture.

Winners Of The 2019 Forrester And InfoWorld EA Awards Contest Show EA’s Role In Digital Transformation

Forrester IT

In past Forrester and InfoWorld Enterprise Architecture Awards competitions, we had named themes to align entries and winners to the current needs of modern enterprise architecture (EA) programs.

Multiple Paths to Cloud: Migrating Legacy Applications

Perficient - Digital Transformation

In part two, we examine options for migrating legacy applications to the cloud. Current Options for Migrating Legacy Applications. Legacy applications and systems are like a time capsule. And finally, application rewrites to best leverage cloud and DevOps.

Beyond microservices; Software architecture driven by machine learning

Social, Agile and Transformation

A full stack developer elects to build a three-tiered web architecture using an MVC framework. An IoT application calls for an event-driven. It's not a question of if, it's a question of when and how AI and machine learning will change our programming and software development paradigms. Today's coding models are based on data storage, business logic, services, UX, and presentation. AI big data data management innovation IOT software development

IT Enterprise Architecture: How to Engage Business Partners and Enhance Digital Innovation

CEB IT

The firm’s enterprise architecture (EA) team – whose main task is to describe and document the design of organizations, including processes, systems, reporting structures, and technology – is often well placed to help business partners navigate opportunities for digital innovation.

Why Companies Do Need Enterprise Architecture at Downturn?

Doctor Chaos

Written by Mike Oliver LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mikeolivero4bo Website: [link] Take it or leave it, but often EA is often referred to as a lengthy initiative with very unclear and practically not very applicable results. Like a set of reference architectures, which in practice turn to be 80% different from architectures of previously deployed solutions or a […].

Tools for Building Professional Cloud Architecture Diagrams

IT Pros Rock!

I’m frequently asked about templates, stencils and shapes that are available for documenting the architecture of cloud-based solutions on Microsoft Azure , Azure Pack and Office 365.

Nonpublic 5G Networks Will Be A Critical Building Block Of Your Enterprise Network Strategy

Forrester IT

application modernization mobile architecture network management network security networking security & risk telecommunications services virtual network infrastructure (VNI

Why We Need Cloud Integration Architecture

CIO Dashboard

A few years ago, a consumer products company I’m familiar with committed to outsourcing its infrastructure and as much of its application portfolio as possible. The need for this software integration created the enterprise application integration (EAI) middleware category.

HPE demos memory-driven architecture for next-generation IT

Computer Weekly

HPE aims to push the limits of computing by moving the memory bottleneck it claims is limiting the performance of application software

Why Temenos’ Acquisition Of A Small AI Software Vendor Is Relevant Beyond The Size Of Its Business

Forrester IT

age of the customer application architecture application development & delivery artificial intelligence (AI) banking buy versus buildTemenos has announced that it has acquired Logical Glue, a small vendor of financial-services-specific AI software covering use cases like credit scoring and underwriting.

What Is The Most Important Part of Architecture?

Cloud Musings

I always find it interesting to hear what people view architecture as. And these people have interesting opinions on the importance of those activities to architecture. But, at the end of the day, the MOST important part of architecture is one thing and one thing only: requirements.

Understanding DPK in PeopleTools 8.55 Cloud Architecture

IT Toolbox

In the last post, Understanding The PeopleSoft Cloud Architecture, I discussed the basic high level overview of the PCA. One of the key features of the PCA is the ability to automatically deploy the PeopleTools and PeopleSoft Application layers automatically. This is accomplished using what is known as the Deployment Package Kits or DPK along with the Application Configuration Manager (ACM

The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP): An online community with a virtuous goal

CTOvision

One of our CTOvision Pro subscribers requested we provide more context on web based and mobile application security and referenced the good work underway by OWASP. The Open Web Application Security Project is a non-profit online community dedicated to web application security.

IBM Beefs Up Enterprise X-Architecture With Flash, Modular Design

Data Center Knowledge

IBM''s latest iteration of its Enterprise-X architecture includes Flash and a modular design, making it suitable to move big, intensive applications to the cloud and extending the life of the server through hot swapping capabilities.

Infosecurity Europe 2019: Incremental Evolution Rather Than Revolution

Forrester IT

age of the customer application security culture security & risk security analytics security architecture security automation & orchestration security information & event management (SIEM) security operations & program governance zero trust

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Legacy Application Modernization Best Practices

mrc's Cup of Joe Blog

Summary: Many companies around the globe still run on legacy enterprise applications and systems. In this article, we explore a few best practices to follow that will reduce the risk and expense of application modernization. These applications create a variety of problems.

The Forrester Wave™: ECM Content Platforms, Q3 2019

Forrester IT

age of the customer application development & delivery digital business enterprise architecture enterprise content management (ecm) enterprise content management suitesForrester is excited to announce the recent publication of “The Forrester Wave™: ECM Content Platforms, Q3 2019” report. Watch the video below to learn how this refresh of two classic Forrester Wave evaluations merged into one and what to expect from it.

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Potential Impacts Beyond Cloud Applications & Infrastructure

Perficient - Digital Transformation

The other 20% – 40% is the net difference in primarily training on new tool sets and architectural designs. Many organizations will get very focused on the impacts to applications and infrastructure and forget about all these other change areas. This is the next installment in a series of blogs on the subject of Cloud Transformation. When an organization makes a transition to cloud technology it will often cause a change in the way that organization thinks about IT solutions.

The O’Reilly Software Architecture Conference Call for Participation

CTOvision

Friends at O’Reilly Media have just alerted me to a call for participation in the O’Reilly Software Architecture Conference, which will be held 17-19 March in Boston MA (see: [link] ). More info is below: The O’Reilly Software Architecture Conference Call for Participation. New architectural styles. Effective techniques for existing architectures. Single-page web applications. Integration architecture. Intersection of architecture and….

The 2017 Enterprise Architecture Awards: Driving The Customer-obsessed Digital Business

Forrester IT

An EA program could ignore these critical success factors - do what it's always done for tech standards and application designs. Enterprise ArchitectureJust about every company Forrester works with tells us they are driving to become Digital Businesses. But not just 'digital' as a technology imperative - they are investing in digital to dramatically change how they serve their customers - with target benefits rippling over to customer retention and acquisition.

CIOs: Transform Your Teams If You Want To Deliver Winning IoT Products

Forrester IT

application architecture application development & delivery application development methodologies application virtualization internet of things (IoT) IoT software platforms IoTSadly, most companies don’t have the right operating and development practices to build and deliver great customer experiences for their IoT-enabled products and services.

6 must-have skills of modern web application developers

mrc's Cup of Joe Blog

Summary: Web application development is quickly becoming more complex. What skills must modern web application developers now possess? photo credit: geralt via pixabay cc In the past, application development had more of a specialized focus.

Grown-Up IT For Grown-Up Applications

Chuck's Blog - EMC

There’s now a burgeoning category "integrated" solutions intended to lessen that burden and produce more predictable results with less effort -- reference architectures, converged systems, hyperconverged systems and similar. I spent a lot of time working with reference architectures.

Who Needs a Current State Technology Architecture?

CIO Dashboard

Collecting information about your current technology architecture is a major pain, so why bother? Is it just a waste of time or is it another enterprise architecture myth ? Characteristics of a Current State Technology Architecture.

The Forrester Wave™: ECM Content Platforms, Q3 2019

Forrester IT

age of the customer application development & delivery enterprise architecture enterprise content management (ecm Forrester is excited to announce the publication of the ‘The Forrester Wave™: ECM Content Platforms, Q3 2019‘ report.

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