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Why Headless in MACH is a no-brainer

MACH stands for Microservices-based, API-first, Cloud-native SaaS and Headless - as this new mantra for ephemeral abstracted compute logic comes to the fore, why should Headless be such a no-brainer for the modern IT stack?

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Why you need to bring your QA team in earlier

Quality Assurance shouldn't be seen as the scary gatekeeper that sits at the end of a product development process. It should be embedded right the way through it.

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Going deeper than cosmetic application analytics for ‘flawless’ applications

Software application intelligence company Dynatrace has added User Experience Analytics to its log analytics functions to automatically connect logs with corresponding user sessions – an action which may signify and reflect the wider...

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Minima blockchain chief: how to live in Web3

As we start to think about Web3 with its prolific use of decentralised distributed ledger technologies such as blockchain, ‘simply’ peppering in some decentralisation does not necessarily guarantee graduation to this new tier - the...

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Does your company have an integration strategy?

The need to integrate things, people, teams, resources, business units, offices and everything in-between presents itself as a corporate imperative all the time - but integration platform specialist MuleSoft is making a case for a...

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Hacking the cloud: why APIs are now a top threat

The Application Programming Interface (API) is now integral to many services but it’s also a key target for attackers. Jason Kent, Hacker in Residence at Cequence Security, looks at why insecure APIs are now topping threat charts.

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WS02 CEO templates transformation for CIOs and Sri Lanka

WS02 dances to demand for digital transformation despite local and international challenges.

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Pegasystems CTO: No silver bullets, low-code software dos & don’ts

We’ve known low-code software shortcuts in one form or another for many years before the current revolution. Pegasystems CTO Don Schuerman reflects back on this technology’s current guise and helps to provide a few low-code dos and...

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Stack Overflow CEO sets sights on a billion-user opportunity

Prashanth Chandrasekar, CEO of developers’ favourite Stack Overflow, believes his site can go further.

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How no-code test automation closes the skills gap & accelerates digital transformation

Christian Brink Frederiksen, CEO and Co-Founder at Leapwork looks at why so many companies are failing to successfully adopt and scale test automation, and how no-code test automation can help.

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Calling time on enterprise scale real-time services

The enterprise use of real-time applications and data services is growing in importance, but getting it right requires a lot of software engineering time and money – can C-suite executives justify the expense of trying to build home...

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How do we keep bias out of AI programmes?

Faisal Abbasi, Managing Director UK & Ireland and Europe, Amelia gives his advice on the steps businesses looking to implement enterprise AI can take to avoid bias and prejudice being programmed into their systems.

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Appian World 2022: How to be a low-code partner

Low-code software application development company Appian used its annual user convention to showcase a now widely-standardised industry partner awards celebration – so is this just a case of inevitable corporate backslapping &...

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How composable commerce makes it realistic to compete with Amazon

With its international market share decreasing, it’s never been a better time for other retailers to compete with Amazon. The key to doing so lies in deploying composable commerce, believes e-commerce expert Alexander Graf, Co-Founder...

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APIs need style, because they’re worth it

The world of cloud-native systems depends upon many protocols, standards and structures… many of which are interconnected via Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) - how should we ‘style’ the development of APIs to ensure they...

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Why CIOs need a complexity meter

With an existing software application and data services stack now being inter-married to new cloud services and a plethora of even newer low-code and no-code software functionalities, the C-suite IT team needs to formalise its measure...

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Pantheon CTO: How WebOps runs digital business

As the already-established workflow methodology of DevOps now grows, WebOps embraces and extends its core rationale to create principles and frameworks specifically honed to the needs of an enterprise web team that run the shop window...

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Digital business and running operations - the role for WebOps

With more businesses forced to work on their eCommerce approaches and deliver what customers want, that online experience is more important. It has to change quickly in response to what people want. So where can WebOps practices help?...

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