Applications

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Race against the IndyCar pros with fan app from DXC and Team Penske

It’s one thing to play a race car simulation game or to watch an IndyCar Series race on television. But what if you could enter your own car in a simulation and compete against professional drivers in an actual race in real time? That’s the exciting concept behind a new fan engagement app that was […]

As artificial intelligence and machine learning mature, use cases emerge

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With most innovative technologies, at some point in the solution evolution there’s a tipping point from “this is cool” to “there are real business outcomes to gain.” We are now seeing that shift with artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML), especially in three major use case patterns: 1. Customer care When it comes to […]

Les fondamentaux d’une plateforme digitale

Les entreprises qui réussissent aujourd’hui s’appuient sur une plateforme digitale (digital business platform) comme socle de toutes leurs applications. Une plateforme digitale offre l’agilité nécessaire pour construire de nouvelles applications, et en assurer la maintenance dynamique. À quoi ressemblent ces plateformes ? Une plateforme digitale repose sur trois piliers : l’intelligence, l’orchestration et l’automatisation. Ces […]

Cómo paliar los riesgos de la transformación digital

La transformación digital y la gestión del riesgo se podrían considerar como autopistas paralelas. Esto se debe a que cualquier esfuerzo en transformación introduce nuevos riesgos y cambia la estrategia general de seguridad en la organización. A medida que las organizaciones mantengan sus transformaciones digitales, su seguridad y gestión de riesgos seguirán siendo sus compañeras […]

DevOps’ role in reaping the benefits of microservices

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In the world of “one-up” IT, it seems like almost everyone is wanting to understand how to integrate microservices into their solution architecture. And rightly so. The benefits of using microservices are numerous and varied. Let’s examine some of these positives and consider if they can help you solve some of the problems that you […]

Ignore the hysteria, Cloud Foundry is just fine

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Recently, Rishidot analyst Krishnan Subramanian proclaimed the Cloud Foundry, Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) cloud, had met its demise as a standalone platform. Really? That’s news to me, and I cover Cloud Foundry like paint. What got Subramanian so frazzled was Cloud Foundry started offering Docker in place of its own container runtime, Garden. And at the recent […]

Leading organizations are optimistic about the future of work. Are you?

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Forward-thinking organizations aren’t anxious about the future of work. They’re excited. Why? Because these organizations have already figured out how to thrive in the face of the skills shortage — and how to attract, engage, and retain great employees despite the war for talent. What are they doing that others aren’t? They’re becoming learning organizations. […]

The two most common questions companies ask about artificial intelligence and machine learning

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Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) are rapidly evolving to help companies with both digital transformation and innovation. There has been a lot of hype and discussion about these topics, and, in a very short time, we have moved the conversation from “AI is cool” to “AI can drive specific business outcomes.” Experience has […]

Why a “design for operations” approach is essential for service-based IT

To deliver on digital transformation and improve business performance, enterprises are adopting a “design for operations” approach to software development and delivery. By “design for operations” we mean that software is designed to run continuously, with frequent incremental updates that can be made at scale. The approach takes into consideration the end-to-end costs of delivering […]

Comment rester agile lorsque votre équipe projet n’est pas réunie au même endroit

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Pour rester agiles, les entreprises doivent réunir leurs équipes de développement projet à proximité de leur client pour obtenir une collaboration optimale et améliorer leur intimité client. Dans la pratique, cette implantation n’est pour autant pas toujours possible.  Il est très courant que les membres de l’équipe de développement soient basés dans différents pays, ou […]