Trends Report

Distributed Apps Demand That AD&D Blends Integration Into Development

New Challenges In Development Talent And Strategy

October 24th, 2019
John Rymer
With contributors:
Rob Koplowitz , Christopher Mines , Randy Heffner , Jeffrey Hammond , Abigail Livingston , Kara Hartig


Modern business applications require integration that's built in, not bolted on. Why? Modern software architectures are more distributed and diverse than ever, relying on integration at their core. Most application development and delivery (AD&D) teams still approach integration as a specialty, but it must be a core competency for AD&D pros. Read this report to understand the changes to software architecture, platforms, and talent strategies that will meet the integration imperative of modern apps.

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