Simplicity, standardization, security and documentation are gold in the API world.
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 are eating software, and those who control APIs are steering the enterprise.
A recent survey finds lack of leadership and strategy toward mobile app development.
Overworked corporate IT departments are using more contract labor to help take on new initiatives. Is this a positive trend?
"You wouldn’t want an accidental architecture for your three-story home, would you?"
Paid apps are becoming a rare item as the market moves to other funding models.
The web is experiencing a 'Java renaissance'. But did Java really go anywhere?
RedMonk's James Governor looks at the Prius as a metaphor for on-premises-to-cloud transformation.
Many open-source and cloud-based tools now offer a cheaper and more lightweight alternative to .NET, solutions provider says. However, are they ready for the enterprise?
A customer walks into a bank....