How to Architect Your Software Career

CEB IT

Frank is a software professional working for a large financial services firm. Application leaders must work out how to ride the wave, says Eric Knipp , Practice Vice President, Gartner. “To To be successful in the changing world of applications, you will have to be good, or even great, at more than one thing,” says Knipp. Read more: 5 Year Vision for Application Leaders. Consider the people using the applications.

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.” Forrester clients can read more about this vision in our new report: “Create A Modern Software Strategy With AI-Driven Platforms And Their Ecosystems.” ” The enterprise resource planning (ERP) era is over. The ERP model of a single […].

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. 1: Integration platform software.

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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GitLab: A single application for the entire DevOps lifecycle

CTOvision

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

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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.

When to declare cloud application migration failure

David Linthicum

The modern way to develop software. | 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.

A New Rhythm In HCM

Forrester IT

Maybe I’ve been in the software world for too long. Or maybe I’m a product of my earlier years. You might remember the old Russian proverb, “Doveryai, no proveryai,” which President Reagan made famous in the context of nuclear disarmament.

The Questions CIOs Need To Be Asking About Their Firm’s Cloud Application Exposure

Forrester IT

In my tech market forecasts, I am starting to see the intersection of two worrisome trends: software subscription fees for multi-tenant SaaS or for single-instance hosted software are rising rapidly, with a growing percentage related to existing software as opposed to new, and with a high percentage having fixed annual fees or fees tied to metrics […].

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.

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.

Cloud Migration Best Practice Part 3: Application Portfolio Analysis

Cloud Musings

In part three of this series on cloud migration best practice , I will focus on migrating the application itself. All it takes is executing an application portfolio screening process that takes a look at: The most appropriate CSP target deployment environment.

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. #.

Beyond microservices; Software architecture driven by machine learning

Social, Agile and Transformation

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. An IoT application calls for an event-driven. AI big data data management innovation IOT software developmentToday's coding models are based on data storage, business logic, services, UX, and presentation. A full stack developer elects to build a three-tiered web architecture using an MVC framework.

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.

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

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: 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.

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

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.

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

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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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.

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

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.

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.

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

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

Software Asset Management ( SAM )

IT Toolbox

Software asset management (SAM) is a business practice that manages and optimises the purchase, deployment, maintenance, utilisation, and disposal of software applications within the enterprise

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.

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.

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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