Guess who the biggest users of shadow IT are? IT employees themselves!
Service technology -- from SOA to cloud to IT service management -- promises many "-ilities": greater agility, flexibility, and reusability. Joe McKendrick explores the challenges and opportunities with service orientation, and how to capitalize on these emerging computing philosophies.
Joe McKendrick is an author, consultant and speaker specializing in trends and developments shaping the technology industry.
APIs have characteristics and purposes outside the scope of service oriented architecture, one industry leader argues.
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Long-time SOA proponent Jason Bloomberg sees rise of API economy, trouble ahead for OpenStack, and a new pass at PaaS.
Perusal of job listings shows EAs need to be advocates for business-IT communication.
Everyone now wants to bring their own cloud to work. Obviously, security is a risk. There are other concerns as well.
'The sort of thinking that led to flexibly integrated SOA solutions should now be applied to data.'
What is this thing called 'chief digital officer'? Here's a job description.
APIs represent new channels for integration. Follow well-established best practices of software design and development to successfully manage them.
'The idea of planning a year in advance is absolute nonsense, and we all know it.'