Forrester Online Survey: Organize To Deliver And Manage Application Transformation

Forrester IT

Every company faces a central dilemma: how to resolve the standardization and differentiation of its business apps to win, serve, and retain customers.

Optimizing Operations for Modern Applications

Perficient - Digital Transformation

In our previous blog post in this series, Tackling Security Concerns in Application Modernization , we focused on security. In this post, we’re going to go a st ep further and examine the operations of modern applications as a whole. What does operationalizing modern applications mean?

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How Successful Chinese Companies Adapted to COVID-19

CEB IT

Under such challenging circumstances, China provides some great examples of business model resilience among companies within traditional industries,” says Daniel Sun , VP Analyst, Gartner. The company partnered with ByteDance, a digital media platform, to distribute the movie.

GitLab: A single application for the entire DevOps lifecycle

CTOvision

GitLab is a single application for the entire software development lifecycle. Infrastructure CompaniesFrom project planning and source code management to CI/CD, monitoring, and security. For an overview see: And for more see: gitlab.com.

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Microservices: The Dark Side

Speaker: Prem Chandrasekaran

A few years ago, Barclays embarked on a journey to migrate its legacy services to a modern tech stack with the objective of achieving a high level of scale, resilience, and reliability. During the incremental, iterative move towards an ecosystem of focused, distributed services, it’s fair to say that the company discovered the challenges of distributing objects. Join us for an episode you can’t miss if you’re finding it a lot harder to architect in practice than in theory, and learn how you can shed light on the dark side of microservices.

Virtual Application Delivery with Microsoft App-V

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Microsoft acquired a company called Softricity in 2006. Post-acquisition, Microsoft rebranded Softricity’s application virtualization suite into App-V. The true power of application virtualization hasn’t been realized due to the fact that man.

Summit 2020: You’re A Media Company, So Get Your DAM House In Order 

Forrester IT

application development & delivery B2B marketing business technology (BT Learn how to maximize your content's value through digital asset management. Join us at Forrester SiriusDecisions Summit in May.

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Napatech: Accelerating Network Management and Security Applications

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Napatech is the world leader in accelerating network management and security applications. They focus on keeping their customers one step ahead of the data growth curve by accelerating applications and time-to-market while reducing risk. Napatech customers cover a broad range of industries and applications including some of the largest and most innovative technology companies.

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.

SignalFX: Monitoring platform for modern applications

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SignalFX is a monitoring platform designed for modern enterprise applications. Developers are central to the business — Developers are now playing a much more critical role in the business and need an application intelligence solution the same way marketers need business intelligence.

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.

Unconventional Metrics for IT Applications Portfolio Investment

CEB IT

One of the perennial jobs for IT applications teams who develop and maintain in-house software applications is to manage the portfolio of existing apps used by the company. And what separates the good from bad investment decisions in the applications budget is economic insight.

IT Applications: Three Questions You Should Ask About the Applications Portfolio

CEB IT

For IT applications teams – whose job it is to develop software for a company in-house – this focus on digitization gives them a great opportunity to discuss the applications portfolio roadmap.

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.

Benefits of Application Modernization: Get Insights from Data

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Which company is behind it all? When working with clients on cloud engagements, they continue to see significant benefits of application modernization. Part one of this series explores how application modernization pays off to gain insights from your data.

Benefits of Application Modernization: Deliver Exceptional CX

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Application modernization enables you to optimize data, accelerate business innovation, and deliver exceptional customer experiences. These experiences and others are possible because of a cloud foundation and application modernization.

Tips for Getting Started with Application Modernization

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Our previous post, Tackle Security Concerns for Application Modernization , addressed common security concerns and revealed a shift in this perspective. People are the linchpin to your company’s ability to quickly and easily modernize applications.

IT Applications: 3 Changes Needed to Run Agile at Scale

CEB IT

Most applications teams have brought in coaches and new tools to help them and nearly half are trying to implement enterprise frameworks like SAFe , according to CEB data. This is key for program or company-wide projects with high levels of interdependency.

One in four enterprises will be all-cloud companies within a year

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Twenty-five percent of IT managers participating in a recent survey predict that their companies plan to move all of their applications to cloud in the next year. And this is […].

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Food Retailers’ Inadequate Crisis Response Highlights The Contrast Between Modern And Outdated Business Applications

Forrester IT

I spoke recently with the head of strategy and architecture of a large distributor of industrial products about his company’s implementation of Oracle Supply Chain Management (SCM) Cloud and how its flexibility had enabled them to adjust their distribution network to cope with COVID-19 disruption.

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Baidu Leads AI Patent Applications In China With 2,368 Filings

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Baidu, sometimes referred to as the Chinese equivalent of Google, has filed more artificial intelligence (AI) patent applications than any other company in China, according to a report by Patent Protection Association of China. The search engine company, which is valued at $191 billion, has filed 2,368 AI patent applications, according to the “Analysis on Artificial […].

The Importance of OCM in Application Modernization Projects

Perficient - Digital Transformation

In the post Tips for Getting Started with Application Modernization , we touched on the importance of organizational change management (OCM) in application modernization efforts. By modernizing your applications, you’re changing the entire way that your IT organization operates.

IT Applications: Four Ways Business Analysts are ‘Going Digital’

CEB IT

As companies reorganize themselves to take advantage of a digital future , the role of the IT business analyst is changing rapidly. From talking with applications teams in CEB’s networks , there are four ways that leading BAs are incorporating new activities into their workflows.

Bebop: Build and support cloud applications

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We only know that they are founded and run by some of the greatest creators of true value for enterprise technologists and are on a mission to enable more teams to build and deploy cloud applications. They describe themselves as: We are an early-stage startup that has developed a platform optimized for building powerful and easy-to-use enterprise applications. Cloud Computing Companies Cloud ComputingResearch Team. Guess what, we don't have a clue what Bebop is really up to.

Amazon advances conversational applications

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Artificial Intelligence Artificial Intelligence Companies Big Data Companies Featured IoT Companies News alexa Amazon conversational conversational computing

Companies Should Show Job Applicants More Love, Less Neglect

IT Toolbox

Companies continue to mistreat job applicants at their own peril, as a workforce itching to switch jobs has made it a job hunter's market. Our HR tech columnist shares tips on how to treat job hunters better

Service Providers Begin To Get With The New Dynamic At Microsoft

Forrester IT

” This is quite a pivot for a company which, […]. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella made a statement last year at a media briefing that has stuck with me: “ Our business model fundamentally is about creating more surplus outside us.

SaaS-ifying your enterprise application? A quick-and-dirty guide

David Linthicum

Whatever you call it, more and more enterprises are looking to turn some enterprise application into a SaaS cloud application. There are several reasons to SaaS-enable an internal application. Or, they are looking to monetize applications they view as having value to other companies. Lots of people called it SaaS-enablement, some call it SaaS-ification of software.

SINET Announces 2015 Top 16 Emerging Cybersecurity Companies

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The companies, which were selected from a pool of 122 applicants from around the world, represent a range of Cybersecurity solution providers who are identifying cutting-edge technologies to address Cybersecurity threats and vulnerabilities. The selected companies will share their work with buyers, builders, investors and researchers during the SINET Showcase on Nov 3 & 4, 2015 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC.

IT Applications: How to Hire a ‘Digital-Ready’ Developer

CEB IT

Faced with a line-up of eager applicants, and after a day of repetitive interviews, it’s never been easy for managers to predict which job candidate will actually be the most successful in the job that’s up for grabs. For IT applications teams that develop software in-house for large companies, this proportion is likely to rise in the next few years. Two approaches from applications teams in CEB’s network will help.

Threema, the Seriously Secure Messaging Application: Check It Out!

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If you’ve ever been worried that the messages you are sending your friends and co-workers via the normal texting applications were not secure enough and you felt unsafe giving out personal information, then Threema might be the application for you to use. By May Gourley.

IT Applications: Four Roles for Business Analysts to Play on Agile Projects

CEB IT

But as applications teams start using the Agile approach to software development more and more, and as that changes the way all of IT need to work together , applications managers have had to think hard about how to help business analysts (BAs) work within this new process.

Delphix: Virtualize applications and databases to save billions of dollars and hundreds of work hours

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Applications are core to the enterprise; they drive nearly every aspect of the business. The typical F1000 CIO completed 46 application projects in 2013, and on average, 28 of these 46 projects were over budget and behind schedule. That CIO also spends an average of 40% of her annual budget on applications. To address this, CIOs look at private and public clouds, SAAS, and outsourcing as ways to avoid the pain and risk of application projects.

JET Application Build and Deployment Made Easy Using FlexDeploy

Flexagon

JET Made Easy Developing new enterprise applications? With the evolution of technology, companies such as Oracle and Flexagon have been transitioning to the cloud. The post JET Application Build and Deployment Made Easy Using FlexDeploy appeared first on Flexagon.

Financial services companies are ahead in hybrid cloud deployments

Tech Republic Security

But 73% of financial companies are moving applications off the cloud and back on premises

HumanGeo: Data, Services and Products positioned at the intersection of Big Data applications, social media analytics, and geospatial visualization

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They also served many other clients including: a multi-billion dollar video game company. Company Security CompaniesAfter reading the news of Radiant Group's acquisition of HumanGeo I contacted the two founders of HumanGeo, Al Di Leonardo and Abe Usher, to seek some first-hand lessons learned of use to the community as well as to congratulate these two friends from the national security ecosystem. This post captures some of the insights from that conversation.

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Security Innovation Network SINET 16 Application Process Now Open

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If you are a technology company or know one, please see this on the nomination process: SINET 16 Application Process is Now Open. Innovative solutions frequently come from new and emerging companies. By Bob Gourley.

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?

The Challenges Of Moving Old Applications Into A New Cloud

The Accidental Successful CIO

The Challenges Of Old Applications. We all have applications like this. When it comes to legacy applications, the person in the CIO position has a hands off policy. Supporting an application that now lives in the cloud can cause problems for many CIOs.

Why Your Job Application is Too Long

IT Toolbox

People are finding jobs that suit them and the companies they work for. So why can’t you get a decent applicant when your organization is hiring? Part of the answer is simply a matter of length: your job application is too long and too complicated. The job market is getting better. Unemployment is down. The Scope of the Issue.

IT Project Management: How PMOs Can Survive in a Digitized Company

CEB IT

Indeed, some of the most zealous practitioners of Agile and DevOps — both methods of software development that are critical to companies’ digitization efforts — muse about the possibility of a “post-PMO era.”.

6 Machine Learning Applications Using CRM Data

IT Toolbox

Companies store the history of contact events as well as demographic and internet-based data such as social media postings as they relate to a prospect or customer. Not every company is collecting every bit of data possible, but all companies share a need to use what they do store in the CRM database beyond simplyThe average customer relationship management (CRM) database holds a lot of history.

3 options for applications that don't fit the cloud

David Linthicum

Not every application and data set is right for private or public cloud computing. More than 2,000 SaaS companies provide everything from HR automation to automotive garage management applications. If your legacy application is not right for the cloud, consider a SaaS replacement that not only fits but exceeds expectations. Indeed, as much as 50 percent of today's workloads are not a good fit for the cloud. However, all is not lost.