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5 Movies that Predicted the Application Economy
By Denise Dubie
Where are all the flying cars already?! Some sci-fi movies show such dramatic
representations of technology that we cannot even fathom how that technology
can exist. However there are examples of technology today that we accept as
common place that would have been considered science fiction 5, 10 and 20
years ago. One of the examples is the Software which powers the Application
Economy, and the software involved is changing and running all sorts of
businesses in unique and innovative ways. In this insightful and fun blog
post Denise Dubie discusses five movies that predicted the Application
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Get ready for the BYOID balancing act
By Robert L. Scheier
Bring Your Own Identity (BYOID) allows customers to use a digital identity
from a trusted third party to log into websites without having to register
and create another new account. This practice has strong appeal for both
customers looking for a convenient experience and companies interested in
drawing market insights and ensuring security.
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The Internet of Things is Causing Tech Worlds to Collide
By Jason Meserve
Today every business is becoming a software business and when that happens,
weird connections are created. Jason Meserve encountered some pretty
interesting things when attending a conference this past week and saw some
connections between the medical industry and the Cloud/DevOps Expo that would
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Securing the New API Economy
By Andi Mann
APIs — application programming interfaces — are a somewhat old technology
that has become today’s hottest method for building mash-up applications
and getting critical legacy data to mobile apps. The fact that some people
call this an “API economy” speaks to how effectively APIs expose the
hidden value in core information assets, from data warehouses to mainframes.
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5 Reasons You Can’t Ignore the Application Economy
By Denise Dubie
We’ve have all given into the latest fad and trend at some point in our
life. Whether it was bellbottom jeans, sporting a mullet or even dancing to
Gangnam style, we have all bought into a fad. Denise Dubie discusses how,
although those trends might have seemed a good idea at the time, they
didn’t quite pay off. The Application Economy is a different story and, in
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