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New Integration Strategies and Technologies Target the Digital Business

Published: 12 August 2014

ID: G00267061

Analyst(s): Benoit Lheureux , Keith Guttridge , Massimo Pezzini , Jess Thompson


Digital business initiatives are producing new requirements for integration. IT leaders at midsize and large organizations will need to invest in innovative approaches to integrate and renovate their core application infrastructure.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Midsize and Large Organizations Should Adopt a Bimodal Integration Strategy That Leverages the Best of Systematic (Centralized, High-Control) and Adaptive (Federated, High-Speed) Approaches to Fulfill Integration Projects
  • Renovate the Core of Your Application Infrastructure With Scalable IoT, Mobile, API and Cloud-Native Integration Infrastructure to Support Ubiquitous Interoperability Required for Digital Business Initiatives
  • Leverage Innovations That Extend Basic Application Infrastructure to Help Accelerate Connection Provisioning and Enable More Process Collaboration to Enable Near-Real-Time Interoperability Across Value Chains Within Digital Business Moments

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