Applications

News, trends and insights about applications services, enterprise and cloud apps

U is for usability

This post is part of a series, “Digital: From A to Z,” that explores what it means to be digital. What’s in your A to Z of digital? Find me on Twitter @Max_Hemingway or leave a comment below. Usability is something that we have learnt and adapted within the human race for thousands of years through using and […]

The data was unclear until something occurred

Whenever a tragic event occurs, data wonks appear on the news shows to either confirm or second-guess the signs that certain aspects of the tragedies could have been predicted. In the case of last month’s attack in Barcelona, there was the “lost in translation” challenge when many of the local city authorities were interviewed about […]

DXC: A leader in application services

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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 […]

R is for robots

This post is part of a series, “Digital: From A to Z,” that explores what it means to be digital. What’s in your A to Z of digital? Find me on Twitter @Max_Hemingway or leave a comment below. What used to be science fiction is now reality as robots become an everyday part of our lives. Even if […]

Survey: Formal Education Leaves Software Developers Short on Security

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Recently released research has revealed that formal software education does little to prepare developers for today’s DevOps teams. In fact, 76 percent of developers indicated security and secure development education needed for today’s world of coding is missing from formal curricula. The study, commissioned by Veracode and conducted by DevOps.com, surveyed nearly 400 DevOps professionals […]

P is for programming

This post is part of a series, “Digital: From A to Z,” that explores what it means to be digital. What’s in your A to Z of digital? Find me on Twitter @Max_Hemingway or leave a comment below. Programming, or coding, is something that everyone should learn (see How you can begin to code), even if it’s just […]

O is for organisation

This post is part of a continuing series, “Digital: from A to Z,” that explores what it means to be “digital” from A to Z, broken down into individual blog posts diving deeper into various subjects. Check back here regularly to see continuing posts as I work my way through the alphabet and let me know: What’s in […]

Cuando tu asistente personal es un espía

No pasará mucho tiempo antes de que muchas o incluso la mayoría de nuestras actividades diarias, dentro y fuera del trabajo, se lleven a cabo con la ayuda de asistentes digitales personales (PDA) como Alexa, Cortana, Google o Siri. Desde la comprobación de las citas diarias hasta el envío de mensajes, o la captura de […]

Votre assistant personnel est-il un espion ?

Peu de temps s’écoulera avant que beaucoup, ou même la plupart, de nos activités quotidiennes, qu’elles soient professionnelles ou personnelles, soient réalisées avec l’aide d’assistants personnels tels qu’Alexa, Cortana, Google ou Siri. En passant de la vérification de rendez-vous quotidiens à l’envoi de messages, et à la capture d’événements personnels ou professionnels, ces assistants personnels […]

L is for legal

This post is part of a continuing series, “Digital: from A to Z,” that explores what it means to be “digital” from A to Z, broken down into individual blog posts diving deeper into various subjects. Check back here regularly to see continuing posts as I work my way through the alphabet and let me know: What’s in […]