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Kwite a Change? App Modernization and Configuration Management


By Tom Hite, Sr. Director, PS Research Labs Are today’s configuration management (“CM”) solutions headed the way of mainframes or into a flourishing future? Lately this question dogged my mind so I decided to explore what CM looks like down the road assuming modern applications dominate. This blog series (more to follow) discusses this and Read more...

Platforms for Modernizing Applications: Which 3 Words?


By Tom Hite, Sr. Director, PS Research Labs; Emad Benjamin, Sr. Director, Chief Technologist for Cloud Application Platforms; and Grant Shipley, Sr. Director, Kubernetes Field Engineering Last year we published a definition of a robust Modern Application Platform (“MAP”) as comprising three important components: development tools and frameworks; runtime platforms; and sustainability services. Not too long after penning MAP Read more...

Modernize Applications: The Application Platform


By Tom Hite, Sr. Director, PS Emerging Technology; Emad Benjamin, Sr. Director, Chief Technologist for Cloud Application Platforms; Cameron Haight, VP & CTO, Americas; Roman Tarnavski, Principal Architect Leaders in information technology get barraged daily by assertions they must modernize applications or face a likely business downfall. Indeed Gartner notes that “to compete with top performers, application leaders must Read more...