Posted on 14. Nov, 2013 by Jordan Ashman.
Introduction The rise of BYOD to the point of being a de-facto standard in today’s corporate world is causing a shift in employee and corporate culture. But also it is directly affecting how core IT systems are provided. This blog discusses the race is on to deal with the unplanned impacts of BYOD. Paperless office [...]
Posted on 06. Nov, 2013 by Jordan Ashman.
Few would argue that for most organizations, staying ahead of the competition requires continuous innovation to differentiate themselves from others in the marketplace. To achieve this – to make the right decisions at the right time – they need to understand their business functions and IT infrastructure. In other words, they need the right knowledge. [...]
Posted on 27. Sep, 2013 by Derek Britton.
Introduction My recent blog discussed the topic of “keeping the lights on” in IT terms. Important day-to-day activities including routine maintenance, system enhancements and important compliance and governance activities amounted to a significant operational workload. The discussion elicited a number of questions on the topic, from a variety of sources. In this blog, I want [...]
Posted on 23. Sep, 2013 by Derek Britton.
Nothing moves on faster than technology. We can probably all agree that the pressure to modernize in the world of IT is both inescapable and ongoing. The difference lies in how we address the issue – and the solution may not be where you’re looking. An objective perspective Application development tools really can address the [...]
Posted on 19. Jan, 2012 by Ed Airey.
Java, Objective-C, Python, Ruby, COBOL, PL/I, etc., etc., etc – there are enough language choices out there today to make an application developer’s head spin. What is truly the best option for enterprise business applications?
Posted on 10. May, 2011 by Micro Focus.
Standish Group recently undertook a survey of CIOs at Fortune 1000 companies about their use of the mainframe to discover what they believe the future holds for the mainframe.
Posted on 04. Apr, 2011 by Micro Focus.
In the fourth article in the series Peter Gadd, VP Application Modernization, highlights the importance of selecting the platform that is right for the business need when modernizing applications.