Software AG announced that Koç Allianz has selected CentraSite from Software
AG to support the company’s process reengineering efforts. Established
as a partnership between the Koç Group and Allianz, Koç Allianz is one of
the largest insurers in Turkey with nearly one million customers. In order to
better serve customers, Koç Allianz has made a commitment to both Web-based
applications as well as a service-oriented architecture (SOA) as this will
allow the insurer to more quickly address marketplace requirements. As a
top-ranked solution for SOA governance and service lifecycle management,
CentraSite will be used to centrally manage these Web services along with
their underlying metadata and service policies as a means for streamlining
reuse, improving developer productivity and reducing IT costs.
SOA Governance and CentraSite
According to a recent survey under... (more)
The rise of the modern API
Ever since the dawn of the Internet, people have struggled with how to get
one computer to talk to another. Early business systems had no provision for
such interactions. They were entirely closed— worlds unto themselves.
As enterprises set up early networks, the question of how to get applications
to interact with each other became a pressing business concern, and led to
the introduction of Remote Procedure Calls (RPCs). A client computer might
directly interact with the program running on a server or host by calling
procedures (or subroutines, methods... (more)
Software AG announced that T-Mobile International is developing its
IT-Governance methodology and tools in conjunction with Software AG. One of
the goals of this program is to accelerate the introduction of new products
and service plans using Software AG’s technologies for service-oriented
architecture (SOA) and business process management (BPM). The two companies
are also developing a joint competency center to support their planned
multiyear, international collaboration. The competency center is tasked with
further development of T-Mobile’s SOA/BPM strategy and wit... (more)
SYS-CON Events announced today that Software AG was named "Gold Sponsor" of
the upcoming SOA World Conference & Expo 2009 East. The 15th International
SOA World Conference will take place June 22-23, 2009, in New York City.
Software AG is the world's largest independent provider of Business
Infrastructure Software. The company's 4,000 global enterprise customers
achieve business results faster by modernizing, integrating and automating
their IT systems and processes. As a result, they rapidly build measurable
business value and meet changing business demands. Based on Software
Java is the new SQL
We're on a code level orange this morning as buzz on the networks is up.
Despite Oracle's news embargo, we're already picking up chatter that one of
the big ticket items from the Oracle Fusion Middleware launch is Tera-scale
Java Object cacheing.
This is a great technology trend and great thinking.
While a few startup companies have attacked the so-called "Complex Event
Processing" space (CEP), they have done so using esoteric APIs such as SQL
query-like APIs for example StreamBase. This is an early-adopter
(read:sucker) approach because who wants to build co... (more)
Mobile game development has a world of its own. You will come across
different set of programming languages which you would not have encountered
elsewhere – Lua, Live Code, Unreal Script, Boo etc. Some of these tools are
a derivative or an extension of what is available on other gaming platform
while others have been explicitly developed for mobile. At least one of these
platform may seize to become a game development platform and become an
enterprise cross-platform mobile application development solution.
As I have mentioned earlier (here it is), there are five approaches to cro... (more)