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

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

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 […].

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

The Perils of Citizen Developers

Social, Agile and Transformation

agile software development cio citizen development cloud computing enterprise 2.0 it management organizational change software developmentMile wide spread sheets. String parsers that break when unrecognized characters are passed to it. Rapid fire queries that kill database performance. Forms that permit SQL injection. Hundreds or thousands of undocumented disparate applications that don't share data or design patterns. User experiences that have no consistency.

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.

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.

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.

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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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.

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.

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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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

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.

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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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

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.

5 signs that you need a low-code development platform

mrc's Cup of Joe Blog

Summary: Do your development projects drag on for months? Learn how a low-code development platform will help solve these problems. I’ve noticed a fair amount of confusion surrounding the idea of low-code development platforms. Development projects drag on for months.

Adapt Corporate Finance Practices To Support Digital Transformation

Forrester IT

We’ve been researching a central dilemma for software leaders over the last year: If software is so important to digital business and customer engagement, why isn’t software development better understood by the C-suite?

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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Embrace DBaaS to Speed Up Mobile App Development

CTOvision

As enterprises work to rapidly embrace the mobile revolution, both for their workforce and to engage more deeply with their customers, the pressure is on for IT to support the tools needed by their application developers. Mobile application developers are working with a massive variety of technologies and platforms, but one trend that stands out is the rapid adoption of NoSQL database engines and the use of Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) platforms and services to run them.

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

Both Sides of Enterprise Mobility

Cloud Musings

Photo credit: Shutterstock Enterprise mobility has become table stakes in the world of business. The familiarity we all have with smartphones and wireless access, actually obscures the true difficulty of developing and executing an effective corporate mobile strategy.

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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

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. So, where is enterprise software headed in the near future? Voice in the enterprise.

Forrester Predictions: Ten Key Developments In Cloud Computing Shape The Industry In 2017

Forrester IT

Check out Predictions 2017: Customer-Obsessed Enterprises Launch Cloud's Second Decade. Our cloud team has gathered ten key developments in cloud computing that will shape this industry in 2017 -- and what you should do about them today. Starting in 2017, large enterprises will move to cloud in a big way, and that will super-charge the market. We predict the influx of enterprise dollars will push the global public cloud market to $236B in 2020, up from $146B in 2017.

IT Enterprise Architecture: How to Engage Business Partners and Enhance Digital Innovation

CEB IT

The firm’s enterprise architecture (EA) team – whose main task is to describe and document the design of organizations, including processes, systems, reporting structures, and technology – is often well placed to help business partners navigate opportunities for digital innovation.

Mixed feelings on Australian enterprise app market

Computer Weekly

The enterprise mobile app development market is attracting big money despite a lack of corporate appetite

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The Next Generation of Enterprise Technology

CTOvision

Here are a few things that may appear in the not-too-distant future, and how they will be utilized to make enterprises thrive. With the advancement of Apple’s Siri, which is able to both comprehend voice commands and learn the behavior of her users, the development of smarter, faster, and more effective AIs is on the upswing. This would increase sales, consumer interaction, and benefit enterprises as a whole. Trends Enterprise

Organizational DevOps – an Enterprise Contradiction

Perficient - Digital Transformation

“Organizational DevOps” is the enterprise level action for a DevOps strategy and tactics. Conversely, development attempts a change in response to disruption or update request. Development is project based. Operations or Development. Development and operations.

JPMorgan Marshals an Army of Developers to Automate Finance

Data Center Knowledge

Big Data EnterpriseNew era of automation is now in overdrive as cheap computing power converges with fears of losing customers to startups. Read More.

Energy Department Awards $258 Million to Develop Exascale Supercomputers

Data Center Knowledge

AMD Hewlett Packard Enterprise IBM Supercomputers DOEThe Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded $258 million to six U.S. tech companies to build the country’s first exascale supercomputer – a move designed to help the United States regain its supercomputing dominance, but also to improve the nation’s economic competitiveness. An exascale.

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Our Freemium Future: Development teams take advantage of free, entry-level versions of software 

CTOvision

CTOs should consider having their development teams take advantage of free, entry-level versions of software – known as freemium software – to test out the functions of commercial products. From the perspective of Michael Williams, BIRT Product Evangelist & Forums Manager at reporting and analytics leader Actuate, freemium software is a resource that can really help the enterprise. Freemium rides the agile development wave. Welcome to the future of software development!

Darktrace: Enterprise Immune System technology

CTOvision

Darktrace is one of the world’s fastest-growing cyber defense companies and the leader in Enterprise Immune System technology, a new category of cyber solutions based on pioneering Bayesian mathematics developed at the University of Cambridge.

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