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Why-Low-Code-No-Code-will-become-the-mainstay-in-2021

Why Low Code No Code will become the mainstay in 2021


Sunday, January 10, 2021 by

2020 has been a year that taught us to let go of old beliefs and embrace change. Traditional businesses that were quick to transform and move online had increased revenues owing to newer business models. Being online and connected, businesses can be run successfully. The COVID-19 pandemic changed the mindset from “plan and act,” to “act and adapt.&rdqu...


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Low code innovation predictions for 2021 from Gigaom


Tuesday, January 5, 2021 by

Distributed architectures drive development. We’re seeing a great deal of interest in microservices, containers, serverless, not just for new-build but also as a way to reface older applications and data. These architectures, which will also be hugely important for Edge and IoT, have an impact on how applications are built, as each distributed service needs to be ...


Enview-announces-3D-AI-as-a-web-application

Enview announces 3D AI as a web application


Thursday, September 17, 2020 by

Enview launched Enview Explore™, a powerful web application that leverages AI and cloud computing to automatically process 3D data at unprecedented speed and scale. Additionally, Robert Cardillo, former director of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA), has joined the company’s Board of Directors. Following an oversubscribed round of funding in M...


Iowa-caucus-app-woes-from-a-developer-perspective

Iowa caucus app woes from a developer perspective


Friday, February 21, 2020 by

Whether the issues behind the Iowa Democratic Caucus app debacle were specific to UX, connectivity, traffic, or just good ol’ fashioned reluctance to embrace the technology, the ramifications of this mess will be felt for a long time – the hanging chad of the new decade. So are apps out? Absolutely not, but things are going to have to change. Applications...


New-outsourced-app-development-service-launches

New outsourced app development service launches


Friday, January 31, 2020 by

System Soft Technologies (SSTech) announced the formal launch of an application development outsourcing service to help SMBs drive the innovation required to meet the demands of digital transformation. The AppSimpleTM service successfully offered in beta in 2019, supplements and enhances the design, test, and deployment skills and experience of SMBs’ in-house t...


Machine-learning,-crowdsourced-data,-and-the-birth-of-Gengo.ai

Machine learning, crowdsourced data, and the birth of Gengo.ai


Wednesday, October 31, 2018 by

The glue that holds machine learning and artificial intelligence together is data. Without the data to create complex learning algorithms from, and to create those life-like AI experiences - neither of them are worth a brass farthing. Charly Walther, the VP of product and growth at Gengo.ai, joined Gengo from Uber, where he was a product manager in Uber’s Advan...


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Freelance jobs are being embraced by Gen Z


Thursday, August 30, 2018 by

Upwork released new data from Gen Z respondents to Freelancing in America: 2017, a comprehensive measure of the U.S. independent workforce, conducted by independent research firm Edelman Intelligence and commissioned in partnership by Upwork and Freelancers Union. Findings show that Gen Z - the youngest segment of the adult workforce (people born between 1997-2000), ...


State-of-DevOps-in-2018

State of DevOps in 2018


Thursday, August 30, 2018 by

DevOps Research and Assessment announced it has launched their latest report “Accelerate: State of DevOps 2018: Strategies for a New Economy” in collaboration with Google Cloud. Nearly 1,900 technical professionals worldwide participated in this year’s study, contributing to research findings that drive excellence in the industry and allow organization...


DNS-security-and-why-mobile-app-developers-should-care

DNS security and why mobile app developers should care


Monday, February 5, 2018 by

DNSSEC is a DNS security extension specification for securing information provided by DNS. DNS has been a part of the global internet since the 1980s, but its authentication mechanisms are fairly weak. As a result, DNS is vulnerable to a form of attack called cache poisoning. Cache poisoning is a man-in-the-middle attack that implants false DNS information to redirect e...


Investing-in-websites-instead-of-apps

Investing in websites instead of apps


Thursday, October 26, 2017 by

Since the dawn of the first iPhone, Apple has been shaping the mobile narrative to suit its interests. Apple is able to maintain its dominance over the mobile market by brainwashing much of the technology industry into thinking that businesses need to spend hundreds of thousands of dollars creating and maintaining mobile apps to reach their target audiences. In fact, up...


The-impact-of-AI-on-the-nearshoring-market

The impact of AI on the nearshoring market


Tuesday, September 19, 2017 by

Artificial Intelligence solutions, such as machine learning and deep learning algorithms, and chatbots, are fast becoming a business necessity for organizations everywhere, helping them make data-driven predictions to improve business outcomes, enhance customer service and to improve business workflow. But as a nascent and complex technology, it's difficult for companie...


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The HBO hack reveals how vulnerable data is to black hats


Thursday, August 31, 2017 by

The HBO hack is the latest in a string of high-profile hacks over the last two years (Dropbox, Yahoo!, UK Ministry of Health) where a handful of vulnerable servers were compromised and used to take down and steal information. Studies have shown the next year represent a turning point in the digitization of enterprise content. A recent Forrester study commissioned by Alf...


Explaining-what-AIOps-is-and-why-it-matters-to-developers

Explaining what AIOps is and why it matters to developers


Monday, March 13, 2017 by

We recently spoke with Phil Tee, CEO of Moogsoft to learn more Algorithmic Intelligence, (the “AI” in AIOps). What is AIOps you say? It's a new category defined by Gartner research that is an evolution of what the industry previously referred to as ITOA (IT Operations and Analytics).It seems we have reached a point where data science and algorithms are being successfull...


Apps-will-soon-have-to-be-compatible-with-over-100-devices

Apps will soon have to be compatible with over 100 devices


Friday, February 24, 2017 by

The Mobile World Congress 2017 has prompted AppFutura to release a report with keys to create a mobile app with the collaboration of development companies worldwide. Main conclusions show that apps will have to be more dynamic and adapt to the increasing number of devices and technologies available, still far from the mobile market full potential.Mobile applications hav...


The-drive-for-agility-is-fueling-key-transformations-in-IT

The drive for agility is fueling key transformations in IT


Wednesday, January 11, 2017 by

IT has a crucial role to play in the UK’s future prosperity. Britain must have the right level of skills, competencies and abilities to compete globally and sustain economic potency, especially now that it has decided to leave the European Union.    From local start-ups to global enterprises, companies are in dire need of data scientists, talented...


Building-a-Modern-Growth-Stack

Building a Modern Growth Stack


Tuesday, December 27, 2016 by

At the onset of building out any startup there are a number of challenges to face. Founders must focus on everything from raising capital and finding the right team members to identifying what to build versus what to outsource or who partner with to bring a product to market. Attention to these important first steps can either make or break a company in the short term a...


3-reasons-low-code-software-is-helping-IT-departments-be-superheroes

3 reasons low code software is helping IT departments be superheroes


Thursday, December 1, 2016 by

Although we’ve long since entered the digital age, many organizations remain saddled with legacy IT systems, unable to keep up with the growing and ever-changing demands of the business. Not only that, with resources stretched, many IT departments are left with no choice but to prioritize day-to-day management over business innovation. And yet despite considerable chall...


Why-Nearshoring-is-the-solution-to-retaining-your-DevOps-team

Why Nearshoring is the solution to retaining your DevOps team


Tuesday, November 15, 2016 by

DevOps used to be in the domain of Silicon Valley innovators. But now the concept, which emphasizes tight integration between software developers and IT infrastructure professionals, has exploded into the mainstream. In fact, Gartner predicts approximately 25 percent of Global 2000 companies will have adopted DevOps in 2016, meaning more and more teams are now...


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The impact of fake retail apps hitting the Apple App Store this year


Tuesday, November 8, 2016 by

Holiday retail woes have hit a little early this year, with hundreds of fake retail and product apps appearing in Apple’s App Store recently. The New York Times reports counterfeiters have disguised apps as retail chains like Dollar Tree and Foot Locker, department stores like Nordstrom and even luxury brands like Jimmy Choo. With Apple known to have a st...


The-developer-shortage-is-real-and-it

The developer shortage is real and it's going to hit the cloud market real soon


Monday, November 7, 2016 by

Global research (across 8 geographies and with nearly 900 respondents) made something crystal clear - the developer shortage is real and it’s going to hit the cloud market really hard, really soon. And the drain is coming from a surprising place -Global 2000 businesses not traditionally known as IT companies. A majority of companies (64 percent) see the g...


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President of 360 Games Alex Xu Discusses Chinese Game Publishing Opportunities


Wednesday, June 15, 2016 by

To learn more about the growing Chinese gaming market and the opportunity China presents for game developers, we spoke with Alex Xu is president of 360 Games. The company is a leading Chinese game platform and publisher which recently released initiatives to attract global game developers to China, including the formation of the SUPER360° Strategy, a mobile ad revenue r...


Virtual-Reality-is-the-New-Mobile

Virtual Reality is the New Mobile


Monday, June 6, 2016 by

Why VR Makes Software Development Outsourcing Even More EssentialThe recent flood of inexpensive virtual reality (VR) headsets from manufacturers has provided a boost in interest in the emerging VR ecosystem by consumers and the news media. Although VR today is predominately in the domain of gaming, this emerging technology will soon be part of enterprise IT strategies....


Insight-Into-Using-Progress-Software

Insight Into Using Progress Software's Project Garage Incubator


Thursday, March 24, 2016 by

We recently visited with Richard (Rich) J. Rosenthal Co-founder of PICS to discuss how his company used the development incubator “Project Garage” to create a new mobile app in an intensive sprint. Project Garage provides a hands-on learning approach to mobile application development that has become an increasingly popular choice for companies that need to launch a new ...


Why-Privileged-Identity-Management-is-Critical-for-Secure-IT-Outsourcing

Why Privileged Identity Management is Critical for Secure IT Outsourcing


Thursday, January 21, 2016 by

We visited with  David McNeely, VP of Product Strategy at Centrify, to talk about why secure privileged identity management is critical as more of today’s businesses are outsourcing IT functions and relying on vendors to troubleshoot systems and applications. Centrify recently released a new privileged identity management solution supporting federated privileg...


Agile-Innovation:-Crossing-the-Wetware-Chasm-for-Business-Transformation

Agile Innovation: Crossing the Wetware Chasm for Business Transformation


Friday, June 12, 2015 by

“ The modern era’s less rigid development methodologies - Behavior Driven Development, Scrum and Kanban complemented by “Hackathon” team-blending campaigns - are proven to accelerate agile innovation, trusted collaboration and business transformation.”Modern-era IT jargon has coined the term “wetware” to describe the collective human capital - the programmers, developer...


The-3-Best-Approaches-to-Application-Modernization

The 3 Best Approaches to Application Modernization


Tuesday, February 10, 2015 by

Netscape, according to Joel Spolsky in his famous essay Things You Should Never Do, made “…the single worst strategic mistake that any software company can make: They decided to rewrite the code from scratch.” The wisdom of rewriting legacy systems was a lively topic of debate when Spolsky published his opinions in 2000, and it’s still a topic that inspires arguments no...


Notice-From-Our-Editor:-Why-Some-Article-Links-Are-Not-Working-on-Our-Website

Notice From Our Editor: Why Some Article Links Are Not Working on Our Website


Wednesday, February 4, 2015 by

I am not only the editor of App Developer Magazine and our associated content across our media property, I also am a developer and webmaster for our entire platform which is another set of responsibilities entirely. We host our web, email, and application servers in-house. I simply prefer the advantages of internal control vs outsourcing and for me the benefits out...


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Learn What Companies Are Considering When Outsourcing Mobile App Development


Wednesday, December 17, 2014 by

Every day companies across the globe are struggling with the challenges and solutions concerning mobile app development. One of the primary dilemmas companies face is whether to create mobile apps in-house or to contract out development. It’s the classic “build versus buy” scenario. This choice is not unique to app development - companies can and do choose outsourc...


Lack-of-Developers-Causing-Backlog-of-Apps-in-the-Enterprise

Lack of Developers Causing Backlog of Apps in the Enterprise


Tuesday, November 4, 2014 by

New research conducted by the research firm Opinion Matters on behalf of OutSystems indicates that a shortage of mobile app developers is causing a backlog of apps.The research shows that 85% of organizations surveyed have a mobile app backlog of between one and 20 applications. It also shows that 92% of the survey respondents said developer vacancies constituted betwee...


An-Artist-Transitions-from-Console-to-Mobile-Games:-Lessons-Learned

An Artist Transitions from Console to Mobile Games: Lessons Learned


Friday, August 22, 2014 by

Before joining Kiwi Inc., I spent the first five years of my career working on AAA console games. In more than two years since I’ve been with Kiwi, I have learned a lot about the differences between each platform. Previous experiences with projects like Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 were instrumental to helping me gain a bearing in the games industry, but ultimately offered...


Accenture-Makes-a-Move-to-Expand-its-Enterprise-Mobile-Footprint-with-Crittercism-Stake

Accenture Makes a Move to Expand its Enterprise Mobile Footprint with Crittercism Stake


Wednesday, April 16, 2014 by

Accenture is expanding its footprint in enterprise mobile with its minority investment and licensing agreement with Crittercism, a mobile application performance management (mAPM) company. Accenture will become a reseller for Crittercism’s mAPM solution, making the tool available to Accenture clients alongside other elements of the Accenture Application F...


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Synechron and Mobile Labs Partner to Enterprise Mobile Application Testing


Wednesday, January 15, 2014 by

Synechron has announced that it will offer secure, hosted mobile app testing offerings to its clients through Mobile Labs’ solutions, including the internal cloud-based testing platform, deviceConnect.Mobile Labs services enable enterprises to deliver mobile applications for Android, iOS and Windows platforms, while also helping manage mobile devices in a private, ...


Siri-for-Enterprise-Virtusa-and-Xtone-Partner-to-Bring-Voice-Assistant-Solutions-to-Enterprise-Mobile-Apps

Siri for Enterprise Virtusa and Xtone Partner to Bring Voice Assistant Solutions to Enterprise Mobile Apps


Monday, October 21, 2013 by

Your mobile enterprise solution could include a voice assistant through a newly announced partnership. Virtusa, a consulting and IT outsourcing company, and Xtone, provider of the Xavi Platform for Voice Assistants, have announced a partnership to enhance the user experience for mobile enterprise apps with the power of natural language understanding and conversational i...


IPhone apps are requiring more creativeness than ever before


Thursday, November 29, 2012 by

Apple Inc’s iPhone has received such a huge positive response because of various reasons. It has displayed high standards in all the aspects of smart phones that involves with its hardware and software features. It is revitalizing to finding out its unusual and impeccable quality in terms of its screen and input, audio and output, battery, camera, storage and SIM, user ...