Applications

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

Votre département RH mérite les meilleures solutions cloud

La plupart des entreprises intègrent en priorité de nouveaux outils informatiques destinés au département commercial et marketing. Pourtant, le succès de l’entreprise réside dans l’embauche et la rétention des meilleurs talents. Plutôt que de commencer une transformation digitale destinée en priorité aux clients, pourquoi ne pas commencer par vos employés en offrant les meilleurs outils […]

Cómo potenciar la entrega ágil, cuando su equipo de desarrollo no tiene una misma ubicación

La ubicación conjunta de los equipos de desarrollo Agile, con el cliente o la unidad de negocios correspoindiente, es la mejor forma de potenciar la colaboración y comunicación con el cliente. Sin embargo, la ubicación conjunta no siempre es factible. Los miembros del equipo de desarrollo suelen trabajar desde múltiples ubicaciones geográficas, así como el […]

Hybrid IT tactics and techniques

As companies embrace hybrid IT, they must address both technology and the human side of change. There are several key actions to take: Staff and train differently: As applications move from traditional platforms to the cloud, current IT staff needs to be trained and re-skilled. Companies should recruit developers adept in Agile methodologies. Siloes should […]

What’s the difference between containers and virtual machines?

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I was at a conference recently when I realized the person I was talking with thought that containers were just smaller versions of virtual machines (VM). Ah, no. No, they’re not. Yes, they can function in the same ways from a practical viewpoint. For example, they’re both commonly used to run server applications. How they […]

Fundamentals of a digital business platform

Today’s modern enterprise leverages a digital business platform as the foundation for digital applications. A digital business platform provides the agility to build and support the dynamic nature of modern applications. So what do these platforms look like? A digital business platform is based on three pillars: intelligence, orchestration and automation. It is a primary […]

How to get more business value from your cloud investment

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Is your organization looking to get more business value from its investments in the cloud? Join the club. While there’s no universal approach for moving to the cloud, there are many proven ways to get the most value. These include approaching the cloud not as a technology move, but as a business decision. This makes […]

The future of tech skills training: Like an open book test

Skills development and training is a huge part of driving an organisation forward into the future, and so it’s something that I spend a lot of time and energy on. I’ve seen a bunch of stuff over the past year that leads me to expect a revolution in training when it comes to mastery of […]

Es hora de subir las aplicaciones de recursos humanos a la nube

Las compañías que comenzaron su viaje de transformación digital con aplicaciones orientadas al cliente, como de ventas o marketing y que están priorizando sus próximos pasos, o las empresas que recién comienzan a migrar aplicaciones heredadas a la nube, deben poner a los recursos humanos (RR.HH.) de primeros en la lista. Después de todo, ¿qué […]

How to optimize Agile delivery when your development team isn’t co-located

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Co-locating Agile development teams with the customer or business unit is optimal for collaboration and customer intimacy. However, co-location is not always feasible. Development team members could be from multiple geographic locations, the customer could also be spread across multiple locations, and economic considerations might direct some of the development to regions with lower costs. This […]

Cloud computing trends that will affect your business in 2019

Barriers to enterprise adoption of cloud computing including security concerns and regulatory compliance continue to crumble. As new cloud computing capabilities mature, such as support for containers and serverless computing, multi-cloud environments are becoming the platform of choice for innovation and digital transformation. Cloud computing, a fundamental component of the digital trends affecting businesses today, […]