DXC on Applications

Practical insights on developing, modernizing, testing and managing applications.

What is a digital core, and why do enterprises need it?

Ask a CEO which technologies his or her company must have to digitally transform the organization, and you’ll likely hear about advanced analytics and the internet of things (IoT). I’d posit that while plenty of other technologies also play vital roles, these are the keys that unlock the digital value door. But these technologies can’t […]

How to effectively deploy Workday across your enterprise


Deploying Workday, a leader in enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources, is an exciting event for a company. Not only does it promise to make everyone’s job easier, it also means the company is about to gain new insights into its operations that will make it smarter, faster and more profitable. So it’s […]

Workday dashboards offer instant, current insights


Humans are creatures of habit, and this is especially true when it comes to the way we use software and perform routine tasks. Once we become familiar with a certain way of getting something done, it’s hard to let go. Consider that well-used and loved (sometimes hated) spreadsheet you keep on your desktop. Even though […]

What to do when your apps can’t use native Azure migration tools and services


Enterprises are increasingly migrating their applications to public clouds, and Microsoft’s Azure is a preferred target for many of them. During the migration, enterprises must consider their diverse estate of operating systems, databases, middleware, COTS products and application technologies, as well as their multiple versions. Azure Site Recovery is an Azure service that orchestrates replication […]

How application security testing needs to change in an agile, DevOps world


In today’s dynamic cyber-attack landscape, a robust security strategy that looks at all attack surfaces is critical. Enterprises must tirelessly assess their current state of readiness and continually improve governance and processes to stay a step ahead of malicious actors. Applications are one of the preferred attack vectors with up to 90% of successful breaches […]

The ins and outs of application compatibility on Microsoft Azure


Many of our customers want to move their existing applications to the public cloud but are concerned about potential compatibility issues. This is a complex topic so I will attempt to address it by focusing on an application’s execution model and using Microsoft Azure to illustrate my points. Leading public clouds like Microsoft Azure provide […]

Migration considerations for the cloud


Enterprises are increasingly migrating their applications to public and private clouds. The main differentiator between public and private cloud migrations is in the availability of native migration tools and services that can accelerate migrations. For instance, AWS has a Database Migration Service that can migrate on premise databases to AWS managed data services. With private […]

DXC: A leader in application services


As many as 2 billion healthcare transactions are processed through DXC applications platforms each year. A whopping 7 billion airline transactions run through our platforms. And DXC manages and maintains over 1 million applications on behalf of clients. The reason so many enterprises choose DXC for application services? Because we are a leader in application […]

What’s driving business to Oracle cloud?

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Moving to the cloud is no longer an option but a necessity. Traditional ERP simply does not offer and cannot leverage digital technologies at a rapid enough pace to accommodate innovation in the marketplace. In a recent APQC survey, 76% of business leaders said their current ERP system is unacceptable due to a lack of […]

How digital apps can make airline operations smarter, better for customers

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A weather event or dreaded technology blip has delayed or canceled flights in your airport. Your staff scrambles at the gates, trying to respond to passengers and help them find alternative ways to their destination. Tensions are high, and customers are not happy. To defray nerves and improve the response, you whip out your airline’s […]