Business applications News
November 07, 2016
Want to succeed with BizDevOps? Start small, create empathy and always ask what Amazon would do. Here is road-tested advice from experts in the field.
September 22, 2014
The stadium Wi-Fi network that NFL coaches have been complaining about is based on Cisco wireless LAN infrastructure. The new network has been erratic, making coaches' Surface tablets useless at times.
April 25, 2014
Dropbox introduced new security features and its new collaboration platform, Project Harmony, as Dropbox for Business.
March 18, 2014
Three Eclipse Scout experts offer advice to business application developers, providing strategies and practices for making the leap to cloud services.
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The crystal ball says business applications will be in the cloud -- someday. That may be. But not all organizations are ready to put them there. Continue Reading
This is the first installation of a four-part series intended to be an API design decision-making toolkit for enterprise architects. Continue Reading
Twilio helps developers embed UC into existing apps and websites as businesses seek to offer more communication channels for their customers. Continue Reading
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Ensono, a hybrid IT services provider, migrated an electronics firm's SAP and Sitecore applications to a private cloud and Amazon Web Services, respectively. Continue Reading
Consumerization is driving changes in IT. Creating mobile business apps is a top concern for many companies. Developing these applications quickly, while ensuring high quality, is an enormous task for testers and project managers. Half-baked or overloaded attempts at creating mobile business apps will cause users to desert the app -- or worse, the company.
To keep customers sated, developers need to carefully design and test mobile business apps. In the first article of this three-part handbook, software tester Amy Reichert advises readers on how to convert Web applications into mobile apps. Next, consultants Matt Heusser and Justin Rohrman discuss how to create and test responsive design. And to close, reporter Joel Shore talks about HP’s recent upgrades to tools that monitor mobile apps and development. Continue Reading
Cloud vendors are making it easier for IT and business people to collaborate on an infrastructure strategy. Continue Reading
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Under the allure of outsourcing the data center, IT spending changes radically and infrastructure control slips from your staff's tight grip. Are you ready? Continue Reading
Learn how applying Auto Scaling to business applications can enhance organizational processes. Continue Reading
Every company seeks the magical five nines -- or 99.999% availability. If major providers can't promise it, how can you get it? Continue Reading
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One very small business found a way to easily integrate QuickBooks and ERP through Exact Online. Continue Reading
Evernote Business 2.0 lets workers find one another based on the information they share and provides better integration with enterprise systems. Continue Reading
Microsoft's Windows 8.1 update has stirred controversy among users who still hate its interface. Features such as BYOD support may change some minds. Continue Reading