It is a simple fact that in today’s business environment, if you stand still for very long, you will get run over by the competition. If you need proof, all you have to do is look around you. Entire industries are rapidly transforming as a result of new entrants into their… Read More →
News Corp Australia is part of the world’s largest media and information service, and the conservator of leading brands like Fox Sports and Vogue. Behind that acclaimed service is a fascinating story of digital transformation that turned a successful newspaper giant into a savvy online player able to keep up… Read More →
It is abundantly clear that we are living in a world of APIs when my most IT illiterate friend mentions that his company is “looking at expanding into the cloud with an API program”. To his credit, he freely admitted that he didn’t have a clue what it meant, but… Read More →
The world of integration is hybrid. Not only hybrid in the sense that you have on-premise and cloud-based applications, but also hybrid in the types of people that connect systems together or build something completely new. What really doesn’t change is the fact that people want to use the tools… Read More →
When you hear the term “less is more”, what comes to mind? Some people use that term when they refer to simplifying their lifestyle, some use it as a philosophy to describe their approach to cooking, and to others it can a reference to how they spend their leisure time.
The first electronic business reports required a highly skilled technician to physically patch wires into a board. The output was then printed on paper. It took months to get a new report written and even longer to provide data consumers with answers.
There are a lot of people hard at work building APIs who are rightfully focused on just getting the API right and not looking beyond that to what comes next. Well, what comes next is putting something in place to manage those APIs you just created, especially if you intend… Read More →
Symantec Secures a Better Customer Experience “Symantec has grown both organically and through acquisition, and that leads to disparate systems,” says Mannie Heer, senior director, IT Applications for Symantec, the global leader in security and information management solutions. “We really needed a technology solution that would bring it together, provide… Read More →
Watch the London Theatre Direct Videocast As London Theatre Direct (LTD) cofounder and CEO Francis Hellyer puts it, theatre ticket-buying and selling in London “. . . was a business model pleading for technology disruption. We recognized that the model was shifting, seat allocation was nearing an end, and APIs… Read More →
Have you ever been shopping for a car and wished you could drive it for a few weeks to give it a good shakeout before you bought it? After all, it’s a pretty big purchase and you’ll have to live with the consequences of your decision for a while, for… Read More →