Are Outdated Core Applications Holding You Back?

Forrester IT

age of the customer application development & delivery core applications IT modernizationYou’ve been building flashy mobile apps, creating wonderful systems of engagement to improve customer experience, but your digital program still has not delivered.

Be Better Than Best-Guess Development

Forrester IT

Developers sometimes feel as though they work in the dark, writing code, pushing updates, and delivering features but remaining detached from the customers they serve. agile application development & delivery application development methodologies application development processes & tools customer experience development & operations (DevOps) development platforms web development AD&D Agile application development Customer Experience (CX) Developers software

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. Development principles that applied in the past no longer make sense, while new ones have sprung up. With developers, however, it’s different.

Modernizing Core Applications With Cloud (the video)

Forrester IT

Application development and delivery (AD&D) leaders want to modernize these core apps using cloud technologies and practices. age of the customer application development & delivery chief information officer (CIO) digital business cloud modernizationCore software systems manage financial, customer, inventory etc. and automate business processes like billing and merchandising.

Sysadmins: You're All Developers Now

Forrester IT

In the age of the customer, admins need to be just as dynamic as their developer brethren. In other words, you need to become a developer. While you will learn much of this from developers, you will also impress on them key sysadmin principles like standardization, dependability, and security. In fact, the final evolution of this exchange is application and operations developers joining forces in a powerful mind-meld of talent. application management.

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

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.

Forrester Online Survey: Organize To Deliver And Manage Application Transformation

Forrester IT

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Product Teams For Infrastructure And Operations

Forrester IT

As an analyst at Forrester, I talk to a lot of IT professionals. One of the most common inquiries lately goes something like this: “We’ve piloted DevOps and Agile and like the results. However. ” and then come the “what-abouts.”

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?

The Rise, Fall, And Rise Again Of The Integrated Developer Toolchain

Forrester IT

Not too recently, this would have been looked down upon as a step in the wrong direction when it comes to innovation and providing value to developers. age of the customer application development & delivery continuous integration DevOps digital transformation innovation integration

Help Rogue IT Go Legit With Citizen Development Platforms

Forrester IT

application development & delivery low-code platforms citizen developer low-code development platformMeet Ray. He’s the director of loan operations at a bank – and he’s running out of patience. It takes ages to process customer requests, find customer info, and decide on loans. His team is doing the best it can but is demoralized by poor customer reviews and lost deals. After asking central IT for […].

Predictions 2020: More Changes For Software Development

Forrester IT

The world of software development will see big changes. Learn Forrester Research's top 5 predictions for the software development market in 2020. application development & delivery chief information officer (CIO) Information Technology low-code platforms prediction promoted

Your cloud-based application could be a profitable product

David Linthicum

In the world of application development, there is enterprise grade and product grade. Discover how to transform software development. ]. Specially, the differences of a product-oriented approach to software development are: To read this article in full, please click here

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. Account for your development culture.

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.

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.

4 Reasons Why Citizen Developers May Be The Next Big Thing in Application Development

Social, Agile and Transformation

I must be behind the times because last week was the first time I heard the term "Citizen Developer", a term Gartner defines as a user who creates new business applications for consumption by others using. development and runtime environments sanctioned by corporate IT. They are referring to a business user and not a software developer in IT, and are careful to distinguish this from Rogue-IT. innovation organizational change software development

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.

Why web application development projects fail (and what IT can do about it)

mrc's Cup of Joe Blog

Summary: Depending on the survey you read, anywhere from 25% – 68% of development projects fail. Over the past 37 years in the application development software industry, we’ve seen it all. Over that time, we’ve noticed a huge disparity in development speed and success rates.

10 Steps to Develop Applications with Embedded Analytics

Social, Agile and Transformation

Designing and developing data-driven applications has to go through a modified agile planning, discovery, and user experience design compared to traditional applications. Because the data is an input to the design and development process! agile data agile planning big data customer experience data management data scientist innovation product management software development software qa

The Future of Operations: A Developer

Forrester IT

The management of your estate mandates that system administrators (sysadmins) quickly acquire skill sets common among Agile development and operations (DevOps) [ii] professionals. If You Create, You Develop - We're All Developers Now. Development & Operations (DevOps).

Benefits of Application Modernization: Get Insights from Data

Perficient - Digital Transformation

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.

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.

Application Performance Monitoring For Newer Developers

Galido

Information Technology Blog - - Application Performance Monitoring For Newer Developers - Information Technology Blog. Often abbreviated “APM”, Application Performance Monitoring is precisely what it sounds like: a means by which you can monitor the performance of a given app.

When to declare cloud application migration failure

David Linthicum

The modern way to develop software. | Keep up with the latest developments in cloud computing with InfoWorld’s Cloud Computing newsletter. ]. One of the hip terms that you hear a great deal in Silicon Valley is “fail fast.” This means to find out what does not work so you can move on to what does. It’s solid advice, for the most part.

How Low Code Benefits Application Development

Information Week

Low code platforms can speed up application development and increase the size of your pool of developers

Viv.ai and Developers

Forrester IT

My focus is on Application Development and Delivery (AD&D) professionals, so I thought I'd update you on what all of this means to them. Well, that's the special sauce that will be very interesting for developers. The knowledge Viv uses to deliver on voice requests is directly driven by direct input from developers. Application Development. mobileapps Application Development Application Development

5 enterprise web application development trends to watch in 2018

mrc's Cup of Joe Blog

Summary: As digital technologies transform the business landscape, web development becomes increasingly important. In the near future, those who keep up with changing development trends will have an advantage over those who don’t. Developer focus shifts to security.

The B2B Analytics Portfolio: Untapped Competencies To Develop Now

Forrester IT

analytics applications B2B B2B insightsThis past year, I attended Forrester’s Data Strategy & Insights 2018 Forum. As I sat down to breakfast on the first day, I joined two attendees from a multinational package delivery and supply chain management company.

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How to Build a Business Case for Application Modernization

CEB IT

With change comes hesitation and discomfort in moving to the next phase, particularly with application modernization. Application leaders often struggle to develop a successful business case when it comes to modernizing their application portfolios. The mistake most often made in most IT modernization proposals is pushing for every application to be modernized immediately. Recommendations for application leaders.

Pros and cons of low-code development platforms

mrc's Cup of Joe Blog

Summary: A growing trend, low-code development claims to address many of the common challenges facing businesses today. photo credit: ppokta via pixabay cc According to Forrester Research , the low-code development platform market is growing by 50% year-over-year.

How to future-proof cloud applications

David Linthicum

Chances are, you’re either building a net-new application in the cloud or using native technology such as serverless or machine learning. Or, you’re porting an application to the cloud, either refactoring it to leverage native services, or lifting and shifting with little or no modification to the code or data. How do you ensure these applications last more than a few years on the cloud?

[Guide] Unlock Your Potential with Application Modernization

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Cloud is a collection of infrastructure and development services used to create platforms that enable rapid business transformation. Application modernization is one aspect of cloud adoption and includes: Cloud-native development. Application integration.

Developers: Will AI Run You Out Of Your Job?

Forrester IT

Actually, if you are or were a developer, you've probably already written or used software programs that can generate other software programs. Application Development. AI Application Development Application Development Cognitive Quality Testing artificial intelligence automated testing cognitive computingMuch has been written about how artificial intelligence (AI) will put white-collar workers out of a job eventually.