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.

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.

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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.

Set Up a Budget-Friendly Application Security Program

CEB IT

From healthcare institutions to tech, software, social media and meal delivery companies, cybercriminals have targeted every industry, stealing billions of records. One area of focused budget cuts was application security testing, an expensive but imperative part of the process.

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Why You Should Worry About Software Quality

Information Week

Your software works, but so what? Application quality matters more these days. Congratulations. A lot more

ProBeat: Net Applications will no longer track the browser wars

Venture Beast

After 14 years, Net Applications is killing off its NetMarketShare reports that track browser and operating system market share. Big Data Business Commerce Dev Enterprise Entrepreneur Apple category-/Computers & Electronics/Software/Internet Software chrome Chrome OS Chromium Edge Edge Firefox Google Google Chrome Internet Explorer linux mac MacOS Microsoft Mozilla ProBeat Safari Windows Windows 10

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Deep Dive SCCM Application Model Troubleshooting

Anoop

Hello, I’m Nitin Chhabra I worked for several years as a Microsoft support engineer specialized in SCCM Application Deployment technology. I am SME in Application deployment, Software Update deployment & OSD. In this post, you will dive deep into SCCM Application Model Troubleshooting. Introduction Application Model is used extensively these days for Software Distribution from […]. Subscribe YouTube Channel [link].

Deep Dive SCCM Application Model Troubleshooting – Client End

Anoop

Hello, I’m Nitin Chhabra I worked for several years as a Microsoft support engineer specialized in SCCM Application Deployment technology. I am SME in Application deployment, Software Update deployment, & OSD. This post will focus on the SCCM Application Deployment on client-side and is in continuation of my previous blog for dive deep into the SCCM Application […]. Subscribe YouTube Channel [link]. and Facebook Page to get latest updates. link].

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. The post How Much Does Application Release Automation Software Cost? As enterprises move toward complete CI/CD pipelines and augment the processes they already have in place, they regularly add key capabilities to their IT toolsets.

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.

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.

Nine Best Practices For Integrating Application Security Testing Into DevOps

CTOvision

Read Ruslan Desyatnikov list nine best practices for integrating application security testing into DevOps on Forbes : The software community is on the brink of accelerating changes as DevOps practices, agile development methodologies and AI gradually, but surely, phase out legacy approaches.

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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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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. All this requires the right analysis of measures which shed light on the health of the applications portfolio, and so tell teams where investment decisions need to be made.

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.

SCCM Application Creation Automation – Patch My PC Review 1

Anoop

SCCM third-party software updates are discussed several times in this blog. In this post, you will learn how Patch My PC Publishing service can help to automate application creation and update in SCCM. The post SCCM Application Creation Automation – Patch My PC Review 1 appeared first on SCCM Intune Real World Enterprise Experience Blog by Anoop C Nair. SCCM featured Patch My PC Publishing tool Patch My PC Review SCCM Application Creation Automation

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. The need for speed may tempt some development teams to make tradeoffs, but 84% of business partners are unwilling to sacrifice the quality of in-house software for speed. But this mindset can lead to low quality applications development and time-consuming rework.

SCCM CB 1802 Enable Third Party Software Update Support

Anoop

This proves that the 3rd party application patching is the most tedious activity for SCCM admins. SCCM CB 1802 production release has an option to create group policies on the client machine to enable the 3rd party software update/patching. The post SCCM CB 1802 Enable Third Party Software Update Support appeared first on SCCM Intune Real World Enterprise Experience Blog by Anoop C Nair. Third party patching is one of the top voted SCCM/ConfigMgr User voice item here.

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. This is the document that shows what portfolio of in-house software or applications the company wants across the next few years and how and when the applications team will produce them.

Boundless: Commercial open source geospatial software

CTOvision

Boundless develops and supports powerful software for enterprise Spatial IT applications. The OpenGeo Suite provides a continually updated geo web services platform along with maintenance agreements that include support and training to support the growing functionality of continually enhanced open source geospatial software. The post Boundless: Commercial open source geospatial software appeared first on CTOvision.com.

SCCM Task Automation Application Deployment Updates – Patch My PC Review 2

Anoop

This post is the continuation of “SCCM Application Creation Automation – Patch My PC Review 1.” Let’s see how Patch My PC can help with SCCM automation activities like third-party software updates and application creation. Introduction SCCM third-party software […]. The post SCCM Task Automation Application Deployment Updates – Patch My PC Review 2 appeared first on SCCM Intune Real World Enterprise Experience Blog by Anoop C Nair.

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.

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. The post What to Look for in Application Release Automation Software for Oracle EBS appeared first on Flexagon.

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 networkingBut watching this video is giving me pause. It very clearly shows that current SDN implementations are full of weaknesses that could shift the SDN Utopia into a nightmare.

IT Applications: 3 Changes Needed to Run Agile at Scale

CEB IT

IT applications teams design the specialist in-house software and “apps” that thousands of employees need to get their jobs done and, much like their more storied counterparts who design apps for the world at large, corporate applications teams have eagerly adopted Agile methods into their work. 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.

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. You have probably heard about a video streaming app for TV , but today we are going to focus on mobile applications only. Software

Aprimo’s Acquisition Of ADAM Software Signals Market Consolidation

Forrester IT

Marketing resource management (MRM) vendor Aprimo snatched up ADAM Software, which bolsters Aprimo's digital asset management (DAM) capabilities and reinforces the consolidation and convergence that we predicted. Multinational conglomerate Danaher purchased MediaBeacon to merge under product-packaging software vendor Esko. Application Development

F5 Networks software revenue jumps 43%, as CEO offers vision for applications as ‘living organisms’

GeekWire

F5 Networks continued to benefit from its expansion into software and services, boosting revenue by 4% overall to $586 million, including 43% growth in software revenue, beating Wall Street’s expectations for its fiscal third quarter, ended June 30.

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.

Predictions 2021: Software Developers Face Mounting Pressure

Forrester's Customer Insights

As executive teams put more pressure on internal teams to speed digital transformation in 2021, how will software developers respond? Find out in our 2021 predictions for software development.

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. #.

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.

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. But digitization means that business analysts (BAs) are taking on new responsibilities that have come from a greater diversity of business demands, new methods of developing software like Agile , and managers’ increased comfort with technology.

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

Solarflare’s Application Nanosecond TCP Send

CTOvision

Certain classes of network application fall into the category of high-performance request-response applications. These applications require either very low latency (<< 1μs) between receipt of request and transmission of response, the ability to handle a very large number of such transactions (>>100ktps), or both. Marty Meehan.

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

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

CTOvision

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.

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

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

Fuzzing (fuzz testing) tutorial: What it is and how can it improve application security?

Tech Republic Security

David Brumley, a professor at Carnegie Mellon University and CEO of ForAllSecure, explains what Fuzzing is and how companies can use it to improve application security and speed up their software development life cycle

Instart Logic Updates Software-Defined Application Delivery Platform

Data Center Knowledge

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

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

Optimizing Operations for Modern Applications

Perficient

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. Why are operations of modern applications so important? However, moving your applications to the cloud isn’t enough – you need to optimize each application to run in the cloud. What does operationalizing modern applications mean?