Application Integration middleware
Application integration is the process of bringing data or a function from one application program together with that of another application program. Where these programs already exist, the process is sometimes realized by using middleware, either packaged by a vendor or written on a custom basis. Learn all there is to know about application integration middleware.
Tips for merging into mobile ALM
18 Mar 2013
Feature - Mobile application lifecycle management (Mobile ALM) and traditional software development lifecycle processes are clashing as organizations bring mobile and traditional development together. Here were offer some tips on how to merge Mobile ALM with...
Mobile Friendly APIs Driven by BYOD and Consumeriation
18 Mar 2013
Feature - As software developers and application architects try to supply mobile friendly APIs to developers, consumerization forces like BYOD and mobile demands are causing many APIs to grow out of control. Here's how good governance and monitoring techniques can...
Headless Android and Embedded System Development
06 Mar 2013
Feature - Given the fact that Android is targetted towards the smartphone market, you wouldn't expect any significant interest in Android from the embedded market. However, making Android 'headless', and working with it on an embedded device has a variety of...
Mobile ALM guidance lacking for Android and iOS
21 Feb 2013
Feature - Mobile development presents new challenges to architects and solution developers, but guidance on the topic of mobile ALM (application lifecycle management) is lacking, and the industry is looking for answers.
Server-side development with Windows 8
21 Feb 2013
Feature - Enterprise Java developers typically shy away from the Windows platform, but Sal Pece decided to buck the trend and bring his Eclipse based development environment, along with his WebSphere Portal test server, to Windows 8. This article chronicles his...
Solving scalability issues with distributed big data
06 Feb 2013
Feature - The highly centralized enterprise data center is becoming a thing of the past, as organizations must embrace a more distributed model to deal with everything from content management to big data. Here we examine how technologies like Hadoop and NoSQL fit...
Can Java pros get rich selling their apps
24 Aug 2012
Feature - We've seen plenty of people getting rich selling silly apps to iPhone users. But what about selling serious applications and components to enterprise developers? Both the Liferay and the OSGi community think they can make some Java millionaires by...
The evolution of the ALM process and tools
09 Aug 2012
Feature - Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) is a holistic approach to application development that focuses on the coordination of people, the process and tooling.
Embedded analytics provide business process evaluation
28 Jun 2012
Feature - Although embedded BI is a wonderful presentation tool, it won't do much without the proper data analytics architecture built up underneath it.
Five ways you can use embedded BI for business
28 Jun 2012
Feature - Embedded BI (Business Intelligence) is the latest buzz word for tech savvy business leaders. The interest in this concept isn’t just hype. There are many ways you can use embedded BI to enhance your business. For the purposes of this article, we’ll...