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Agenda Overview for Application Architecture, 2014

Published: 10 January 2014

ID: G00261571

Analyst(s): Ross Altman, Cathleen Blanton , Nathan Wilson , Massimo Pezzini , Yefim Natis , Mark Driver , Gordon Van Huizen, W. Roy Schulte


New technical and business forces are rapidly changing the basic underpinnings of application architecture. IT leaders responsible for application design and development will want to be aware of best practices in this domain.

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Key Issues

  • What impact will social, technical and business forces have on application architecture and design?
  • How will application architecture accommodate and leverage advanced technologies to enable compelling applications?
  • How will application strategies enable the design of applications that maximize the ability of the enterprise to accomplish its mission?

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