SOA strategy

  • June 15, 2016 15 Jun'16

    QCon New York 2016: Day three preview

    Day two is over, and now it's time to get yourself ready for the third and final day of the QCon New York 2016 (#qconnewyork) tracks. But with so many sessions to choose from again, where do you ...

  • June 11, 2016 11 Jun'16

    QCon New York 2016 : Sessions to consider, Day Two

    So you may have your schedule for day one of QCon 2016 down, but are you ready for day number two? For today, I'm going into the weeds on Java, but also taking a good look at containers, dabbling ...

  • June 11, 2016 11 Jun'16

    QCon New York 2016 : Sessions to consider, Day One

    Got your QCon session schedule ready yet? If not, it's worth making a plan to make sure you're getting the most out of this conference that you possibly can. Of course I recommend going to both of ...

  • June 01, 2016 01 Jun'16

    Today's developers need low-code tools...and maybe a new suit

    Low-code tools may be a developer's best friend, according to experienced coders-turned-entrepreneurs in the field. Mark Roemers, founder of the pharmaceutical-centric SCM applications and hardware ...

  • March 21, 2016 21 Mar'16

    Developer Workforce Initiative: Three steps to generate more talent

    How do we fix the developer talent shortage? Here's how the Application Developers Alliance plans to do so with three approaches.

  • December 11, 2015 11 Dec'15

    Microservices: The new documentation nightmare?

    At this year's JavaOne conference, I learned how microservices will impact development documentation issues. Here's what I want you to know.

  • November 06, 2015 06 Nov'15

    Session Coverage: Building Microservices with Daniel Bryant

    This is part of a series covering sessions at Oracle OpenWorld and JavaOne, 2015 After giving a brief description of what microservices are (using the words of James Lewis: "Applications that fit ...

  • November 05, 2015 05 Nov'15

    Session Coverage: Mobile App Integration – Why is it Different?

    This is part of a series covering sessions at Oracle OpenWorld and JavaOne, 2015 Any mobile app needs to integrate with back-end services, as pointed out by Joe Huang, a solution architect at ...

  • November 05, 2015 05 Nov'15

    Session Coverage: Best Practices for Maintaining Oracle Fusion Middleware

    This is part of a series covering sessions at Oracle OpenWorld and JavaOne, 2015 This was a good session for new or intermediate users of Oracle's Fusion middleware. One of the first things Ramirez ...

  • November 02, 2015 02 Nov'15

    Oracle's OpenWorld Announcements: What should we be excited about?

    From Oracle OpenWorld, October 2015 "The world is changing," said Abid Ali Neemuchwala, group president and COO at Wipro Technologies at the Tuesday morning Oracle OpenWorld keynote session. Of ...

  • October 14, 2015 14 Oct'15

    Connect the Now and API Economies: Must-have capabilities

    The terms "API Economy" and the "Now Economy" were coined in 2013 -- and both are going strong today thanks to consumer demands for instant gratification. Some call this phenomenon the Right-Now ...

  • October 09, 2015 09 Oct'15

    The ugly side of container technology

    If you're like me, you've probably heard a lot of hype surrounding application containers being used in the data centers of today's organizations. What I've found is that there are some important ...

  • October 01, 2015 01 Oct'15

    How do you hire the right developers - and make them stay?

    The creative side of software development attracted Shalom Keynan to the profession. Now director of application development for Boston Heart Diagnostics, he is still fired up about improving ...

  • October 01, 2015 01 Oct'15

    Keeping the lights on (and off) with IoT-enabled APIs

    In an effort to reduce utility costs, some businesses are leveraging the power of APIs and IoT, the Internet of Things, to control smart devices, such as digitized light bulbs. Recently, I talked ...

  • September 25, 2015 25 Sep'15

    Will big data make kids smarter?

    From Big Data Innovation Summit 2015, Boston I recently wrote a blog post about how big data is being leveraged in the public sector. But that is not where the use of big data analytics for the ...