Optimize Your Application Organizational Structure

CEB IT

In the application industry, one of the most common questions for leaders is how to choose the “right” structure to achieve optimal business results and delivery for their organizations. The advent of digital business has huge ramifications on the future of the application organization. Hotle says this is why application leaders must have forethought and planning. Application organizations are not stand-alone entities. Two basic models for organizing application teams.

Forrester Online Survey: Organize To Deliver And Manage Application Transformation

Forrester IT

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Calling CEOs: Your Software Teams Need You — Now

Forrester IT

Our research indicates that software delivery success depends on the CEO’s active leadership of strategy, culture, and metrics. application development & delivery digital business CEO digital software software developmentThat’s right: CEOs, not just CIOs. This video explains what CEOs should do. For more, see our blog.

How Much Does Application Release Automation Software Cost?

Flexagon

Application release automation software is often one of the first new tools to be considered. Applications, including custom built and packaged applications (such as Oracle EBS), can greatly improve business.

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. agile data agile planning big data customer experience data management data scientist innovation product management software development software qa

Software Defined Power in Virtualized Application Environments

Data Center Knowledge

Software Defined Power requires creating a layer of abstraction that isolates the application from local power dependencies and maximizes application uptime, by leveraging existing failover, virtualization and load-balancing capabilities, writes Clemens Pfeiffer of Power Assure.

Application List Report

Mick's IT Blog

We have started the Windows 10 upgrades and part of this process is installing applications for users that are not included in the standard build. I wrote this PowerShell script that can be executed as a package in SCCM against machines to generate an application report. The script will read the XML files and know to exclude those applications from the listing. Specifically, the script reads tasks that are Install Application types.

12 Warning Signs of Bad Application Architecture

Social, Agile and Transformation

cio cloud computing it management software development software qaAt 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. #.

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.

Software-defined perimeter brings trusted access to multi-cloud applications, network resources

Network World

This complicates access requirements at a time when it’s more important than ever to enable accessibility while preventing unauthorized access to applications and data. To reduce risk, some organizations are applying a zero-trust strategy of “verification before trust” by incorporating stronger, stateful user and device authentication; granular access control; and enhanced segmentation no matter where the applications and resources reside.

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.

IT Applications: How to Create a Culture of Quality

CEB IT

Over the past several years, those in charge of IT applications teams have emphasized the need for their staff to be as quick as possible in getting applications in to day-to-day use. But this mindset can lead to low quality applications development and time-consuming rework.

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.

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.

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

David Linthicum

Lots of people called it SaaS-enablement, some call it SaaS-ification of software. 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. Enterprises need to expose a software system to their partners and/or customers to better automate the business.

Boundless: Commercial open source geospatial software

CTOvision

Boundless develops and supports powerful software for enterprise Spatial IT applications. The post Boundless: Commercial open source geospatial software appeared first on CTOvision.com. Company Infrastructure Companies Boundless Open Source Open source software

Modern Software Development - Why Less Code is More

Social, Agile and Transformation

Last week I participated in a panel, "The Future of Software" at the Northeast Javascript conference and was asked a question about code quality. I'm not just talking about low code platforms that can enable software developers and citizen developers to build entire applications with relatively. agile software development citizen development software development software qa

Video Presentation on Abusing Software Defined Networks

CTOvision

See the video at this link and embedded below: Im a huge fan of Software Defined Networking (SDN) and so many other related applications of advanced enterprise tech. CTO Cyber Security Video software defined networking

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Be Better Than Best-Guess Development

Forrester IT

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

CEB IT

IT applications teams, who develop software in house for companies, employ business analysts to deal with internal customers and make sure the software is as useful as it can be. Blog Collaborate Across the Organization Information Technology IT Applications

What to Look for in Application Release Automation Software for Oracle EBS

Flexagon

Automation can greatly reduce the stress and manual tasks involved in enhancing software or developing new functionality. With application release automation tools, processes that previously required long hours, and resulted in ongoing frustrations with manual steps and scripts, Read more.

Live Video Streaming Application

Galido

Information Technology Blog - - Live Video Streaming Application - Information Technology Blog. At the same time, it has applications in product promotion, advertising, team building, process improvement, etc. A Brief Introduction to Live Video Streaming Application Development.

Application Delivery in a Software-Defined Data Center

Data Center Knowledge

However, we must still solve familiar issues, such as how to best supply application services. The data center of the future promises us a more efficient, responsive, and streamlined model for delivering enterprise IT, writes Robert Haynes of F5 Networks. Read More. Industry Perspectives

Predictions 2019: Software Innovation Builds Upon Cloud, Collaboration, AI, And More

Forrester IT

As we move into 2019, Forrester sees digital transformation as a continued driving force for the software industry, pushing teams to accelerate their innovative efforts. agile application development & delivery digital transformation predictions 2019Last year, Forrester predicted that a host of enabling technologies, such as serverless computing, integrated DevOps tools, AI+ML, and low-code platforms, would enable digital transformation efforts. We also predicted the […].

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Top 10 business applications stories of 2017

Computer Weekly

Indirect licensing of SAP software was the big story, with SAP’s victory over Diageo in the High Court proving a tinderbox. AI, machine learning and blockchain oscillated between hype and reality

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TSB moves to Microsoft cloud applications

Computer Weekly

TSB bank is moving more of its productivity business software to the cloud, with Microsoft 365 products next in line

Enterprise Software Trends that CIOs Can’t Ignore in 2019

mrc's Cup of Joe Blog

Summary: Enterprise software is evolving faster than ever, and plays a critical role in all aspects of a business. So, where is enterprise software headed in the near future. photo credit: geralt via pixabay cc Back in 2011, Marc Andreessen pronounced, “Software is eating the world.”

Instart Logic Updates Software-Defined Application Delivery Platform

Data Center Knowledge

Startup says performance enhancements improve speed, security, scalability Read More. Blades instart logic

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.

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.

Third-Party Applications are Patched up-to-date? SCCM admins?

Anoop

Regardless of your organization’s chosen operating system, you need various 3rd (third-party) applications to make your machines enterprise-ready. The post Third-Party Applications are Patched up-to-date? Subscribe YouTube Channel [link]. and Facebook Page to get latest updates. link].

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

mrc's Cup of Joe Blog

Over the past 37 years in the application development software industry, we’ve seen it all. In this article, we’ll cover a few of the most common problems that derail a web application development project, and give you some tips on how to avoid them.

Reasons Why Application Lifecycle Management Is Important

IT Toolbox

ALM outlines methodologies which are to be used during software development and the tools that can help improve efficiency

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.

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. They are referring to a business user and not a software developer in IT, and are careful to distinguish this from Rogue-IT. agile software development cio citizen development cloud computing enterprise 2.0 innovation organizational change software development