How APIs will stitch together healthcare

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If you want to see healthcare technology executives’ eyes roll back in their heads, start a discussion on interoperability. Most consider it the epitome of hype curve terms which almost immediately positions the deliverer as out of touch with the needs of the modern healthcare IT buyer. Don’t get me wrong. Do healthcare payers and […]

REST, in our (not so) humble opinion

Something Afoot In Insurance This is the first of a series of posts about what a REST API should look like. It started life as a set of internal conversations and … well, let’s call them “debates” to be generous to the participants … which eventually crystallized into a proposed co-ordinated approach to RESTful APIs. […]

Introducing the modern application platform

Looking for a group of technologies that will give your organization the power to transform itself for the future? You’re imagining the modern application platform. While software is disrupting entire industries, the biggest changes are coming not from applications, but from this platform and the dynamic integration of the technologies that power it. These include […]

Banking is changing: Winners, losers and the new ecosystem

Now it is happening – banking is changing. Much more interesting than change, per se, is improvement, and improvement is what we will get in banking of the future and the new ecosystem it will yield. I have written three posts about the back-end-tech, front-end-tech and strengths and weaknesses of current actors. Now we come to […]

Modern applications: Leverage what you have, build what you need

If you’re in the midst of implementing a digital transformation for your business (“de rigueur” this year, along with outsourcing selfies to your personal drone), it’s likely you’ll be spending a fair amount of time thinking about what to do with the IT applications. Much has been made of modernizing the legacy applications to enable […]