• October 09, 2012 09 Oct'12

    OMG CEO Soley on software modeling, fast data distribution

    Richard Soley, head of UML steward OMG, reflects on the rise of software modeling, new means of distributing fast middleware, cloud standards and more.

  • October 03, 2012 03 Oct'12

    Developing Digital Disruption: On tap at Forrester AD event

    At Forrester Research's Application Development & Delivery Forum last year, we were introduced to the idea that innovative disruption was the principal force propelling the future of IT. In the ...

  • October 02, 2012 02 Oct'12

    SOASTA buys LogNormal; The goal? Gain mobile end-user point of view

    Cloud and mobile test service SOASTA has acquired LogNormal, makers of Web performance tools. That news accompanies SOASTA’s release of mPulse, a real-time user monitoring tool that itself derives ...

  • September 27, 2012 27 Sep'12

    JavaOne 2012 kicks off

    As JavaOne 2012 kicks off in San Francisco Sept 30, industry experts and practitioners gather to learn about the newest in Java standards, best practices and developments.  New this year are a ...

  • September 20, 2012 20 Sep'12

    Goodbye to three-tier computing?

    Software in the original mainframe days was all glommed together. Why not? Who was looking? Sometimes, reluctantly, some structure came about. Even in the early mid-range days, code was built up ...

  • September 20, 2012 20 Sep'12

    Ray Wang on Dreamforce, social trust and new products

    R "Ray" Wang, founder of Constellation Research Inc., discusses the role of social trust and other Dreamforce news.

  • September 20, 2012 20 Sep'12

    Salesforce brings 'gamification' to the office with's maneuvering across the enterprise continued this week with the announcement of

  • September 19, 2012 19 Sep'12

    Fat Fractal enters the BaaS fray

    The idea of Backend as a Service (BaaS) has begun to take off in the mobile application development space.

  • September 14, 2012 14 Sep'12

    Microsoft releases Visual Studio 2012

    Microsoft has launched Visual Studio 2012 and .Net Framework 4.5, its integrated development platform for building and managing applications.

  • September 13, 2012 13 Sep'12

    Fat Fractal enters the BaaS fray

    What has sometimes been described as mobile middleware has taken a new tack. Now, the idea of Backend as a Service (BaaS) has begun to take off in the mobile application development space. ...

  • September 12, 2012 12 Sep'12

    Is a Storm moving into the complex event processing world?

    Big social media sites spawn new event processing technologies. But they may prove best for new Web applications, rather than established CEP apps.

  • September 07, 2012 07 Sep'12

    Choice Hotels rethink IT architecture – employ middleware, SOA, BPM

    Hoteliers were among the first businesses to turn to information technology. Now, their once-new foundational computers have become legacy systems that can block in the way of delivering new ...

  • September 06, 2012 06 Sep'12

    Can stream-based data processing make Hadoop run faster?

    The Apache Hadoop distributed file processing system has benefits and is gaining traction. However, it can have drawbacks. Some organizations find that starting up with Hadoop requires rethinking ...

  • September 06, 2012 06 Sep'12

    Thomas Erl on upcoming symposium: SOA, cloud and more

    The upcoming SOA, Cloud and Service Technology Symposium in London will cover a broad range of topics, all reflecting aspects of the progress of SOA.

  • September 06, 2012 06 Sep'12

    Lightweight scripts bear down on Java ecosystem

    In a recent report on the state of Java, IDC analyst Al Hilwa notes that the Java ecosystem is healthy and on a growing trajectory.