How enterprise software development is changing

Computer Weekly

During Computer Weekly’s 50th anniversary event, we held a panel discussion at Skills Matter in London to look into how enterprise software is changing

Anthos Ups Google’s Enterprise Efforts

Forrester IT

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Open Source Needs Enterprise Developers

Data Center Knowledge

With open source, managing change can be a challenge and the community often has differing opinions, but the greater the diversity and the more developers, the more likely a project will be successful. Read More. Industry Perspectives

7 Common Mistakes in Enterprise Blockchain Projects

CEB IT

As the technology slides into the Trough of Disillusionment on the Gartner Hype Cycle, it’s vital that CIOs avoid pitfalls that can lead to disappointment and failure in enterprise blockchain projects. Every region and industry has developed an intense interest in how blockchain can be used to improve market efficiencies and reduce costs and latency. Most blockchain technologies are still in the development stage and lack specific technology (or business) roadmaps.

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. agile software development cio citizen development cloud computing enterprise 2.0

Taking enterprise databases to your cloud

David Linthicum

The modern way to develop software. | Keep up with the latest developments in cloud computing with InfoWorld’s Cloud Computing newsletter. ]. The first option is to just move your enterprise database license to the public cloud provider. Databases are like cars.

The Perils of Citizen Developers

Social, Agile and Transformation

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The Future Of Enterprise Computing: It’s Time To Develop A Long-Term Vision Of Devices And Apps

Forrester IT

In our report, “The Future Of Enterprise Computing,” we discuss these major changes and examine how computing will evolve in the next 5-10 years. enterprise mobile devices workforce enablement employee experienceComputing has changed drastically over the past decade. In 2007, Forrester predicted that the device market would fragment beyond its traditional desktop and laptop confines. Not only did that prediction come […].

7 Lessons on Maturing DevOps in Enterprises

Social, Agile and Transformation

about me agile software development cio DevOps organizational change software qaIf you are trying to implement devops in a larger IT organization, please give a listen to my recent podcast on Gigaom's Voices in DevOps A Conversation with Isaac Sacolick.

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5 Key Practices - What IT Takes to be a Citizen Developer on Low Code Platforms?

Social, Agile and Transformation

Does the IT department and the applications development team have to own and lead all application development efforts? Over my last couple of posts, I've been exploring how Citizen Developers - developers using light weight, often low code development platforms can help their business functions automate tasks, analyze data, develop knowledge repositories, and connect data across applications.

Enterprise Architects Populate Digital Business Platforms

CEB IT

Enterprise architecture (EA) and technology innovation leaders have the important job of advising CIOs and business leaders about digital business strategy, innovation and enterprise change. By 2021, 40% of organizations will use enterprise architects to help ideate new business innovations made possible by emerging technologies. What technology trends should be on an enterprise architect’s radar?

Reimagine Apprenticeships for Today’s Talent Development

CEB IT

Gartner defines apprenticeships as a system of training and development across the enterprise on the skills and competencies of critical roles with on-the-job training, accompanying study and work that further agency objectives. Using your strategic plan as the guide, determine the skills the apprenticeship should develop. Step 8: Develop the program plan. The post Reimagine Apprenticeships for Today’s Talent Development appeared first on Smarter With Gartner.

Develop a CIO/CHRO Partnership to Drive Talent Management

CEB IT

In this alliance, each “completes” the other’s gaps, and they jointly drive the enterprise’s talent management efforts. The post Develop a CIO/CHRO Partnership to Drive Talent Management appeared first on Smarter With Gartner.

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.

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.

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. Translated: “Trust, but verify.”

Mobile App Development in the Enterprise: What’s Next?

The Investing Edge

Mobile apps are expected to drive more than $38 billion in revenue by 2015, and enterprises have joined the cause. Our two previous forums were great successes, tackling the issues of cloud security and enterprise IT sales , respectively.

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Create an Enterprise Architecture to Engage With “Things”

CEB IT

As this happens, these things will develop the capacity to buy, sell, and negotiate for products and services, with organizations having to adapt to this new reality. As things become customers, enterprise architects must rethink the notion of what a customer is. As things become customers, enterprise architects must rethink the notion of what a customer is and help radically reshape their organization’s customer service , marketing and sales capabilities accordingly.”.

Develop Digital Literacy Across the Enterprise

Future of CIO

From the management perspective, it is strategic imperative to develop digital literacy across the enterprise, and know how to amplify the multitude of digital effects for making the seamless digital paradigm shift.

AWS Rolls Out New Cloud Database, Slew of Enterprise and Developer Features

Data Center Knowledge

AWS announced several enterprise-class services retooled for cloud, as well as tools to make development and security less of a headache. Amazon Cloud Computing Enterprise Read More.

Cognitive Search Is The AI Version Of Enterprise Search

Forrester IT

The problem: Old keyword-based enterprise search engines of the past are obsolete. Cognitive search is the new generation of enterprise search that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to return results that are more relevant to the user or embedded in an application issuing the search query.

How to Develop a Comprehensve Innovation Framework

Future of CIO

Therefore, a comprehensive innovation strategy creates a clear line of sight between the enterprise vision and how to build a balanced portfolio with mixed breakthrough innovation and incremental innovation. Innovation is not serendipity.

What Is Forrester’s Definition Of Enterprise AI?

Forrester IT

Have additional questions about enterprise AI? application development & delivery artificial intelligence (AI There are two types of AI. Watch the video below to learn which one you should forget about and which one you should go full steam ahead with. Schedule an inquiry to dive deeper, or check out my latest research here.

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8 Steps for a High-Impact Enterprise Architecture Program

CEB IT

Since 2013, Gartner has observed a dramatic resurgence and growth of interest in enterprise architecture (EA). Additionally, it’s important to implement a training program to develop EA team resources and plan a career path for each team member. The post 8 Steps for a High-Impact <span style="color: #000080;">Enterprise Architecture</span> Program appeared first on Smarter With Gartner.

Containers, cloud, and how developers predict the future of enterprise tech

Tech Republic Data Center

The things developers embrace today tend to see mainstream enterprise adoption tomorrow

Artificial Intelligence: Fact, Fiction. How Enterprises Can Crush It

Forrester IT

We expect enterprise interest in, and use of, AI to increase as software vendors roll out AI platforms and build AI capabilities into applications. But the burning question is: how can your enterprise use AI today to crush it? AI Application Development artificial intelligence

The Future Of B2B Mobile Enterprise Services

Forrester IT

B2B ecosystems will play a central role for all businesses because they form the basis for redefining approaches toward innovation, knowledge management, supply-chain optimization, product development, sales, and marketing. Enterprise mobility.

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VMware Developers, Rejoice!

Chuck's Blog - EMC

But this move to software-defined implies that your traditional IT infrastructure becomes more of a developer’s platform.  In its own way, it’s a relatively significant development — especially if you’re heavily invested in VMware technology. The Developer Gap?

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Understanding the difference between Low Code, Citizen Development, and Sales Bull

Social, Agile and Transformation

I started with low code development environments over a decade ago. cio citizen development digital transformation enterprise 2.0 We were a ~10 year "startup" with multiple businesses and limited technology resources to support them all sufficiently. One of our emerging business required some automation to enable an internal and customer facing workflow. They were an early form of an ad network essentially selling banner ads to US national advertisers.

Low-Code Development 101: Understanding the Basics

mrc's Cup of Joe Blog

Summary: Application development has long been a problem facing both the IT department and the business units. Today, we explore the concept of “low-code development”, and explain how it helps address this problem. Development lags far behind demand. Hire more developers.

IBM Wants Enterprise Developers to Build Weather Data into Apps

Data Center Knowledge

Partners with The Weather Company to bring vast amounts of weather data into IBM cloud Read More. Big Data Cloud Computing IBM the weather company

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At Build 2018, Microsoft Augments Developers With AI And Open Source

Forrester IT

Microsoft (MS) is making it easier for its huge worldwide development community, encompassing enterprises, partners, and single developers to infuse AI vision, speech, language processing and more in applications building. agile application development methodologies artificial intelligence (AI) Agile Agile+DevOps AI Cognitive Developers DevOps microsoft

Enterprise Modelling in a few steps

IT Toolbox

To avoid the ever debate on Enterprise Architecture scope, i.e. IT versus the whole enterprise business, technology and people, I call the enterprise wide architecture Enterprise Model (EM), rather than Enterprise Architecture (EA), and Enterprise Modelling the Enterprise Model development method.

Amazon.com CTO cautions enterprises against underestimating value of test and development

Computer Weekly

Speaking at the AWS Summit in London, Amazon.com CTO hits out at legacy suppliers and urges enterprises to get experimental to protect themselves against competitive threats

Enterprise Mobile App Use to Grow Rapidly as Companies Look to External Developers: Report

Data Center Knowledge

Enterprises are expecting their IT departments to develop most of apps internally, with the amount of development outside of IT dropping from 42 percent now to 21 percent in two years. Read More. Shared