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What Developers Need to Know About IoT

To gather insights on the current and future state of IoT, we talked to 23 executives involved with IoT. We asked them, "What skills do developers need to have to work on IoT projects?" Business Context You are not a cog in the assembly line. Think through the entire product experience. Weigh…

The Future of Retail Revolves Around a Digital Core

To meet growing consumer expectations and remain competitive in retail’s evolving industry, it is essential to establish a strong digital core and leverage the benefits this provides: understanding motives behind consumer purchases, creating personalized shopping experiences, offering innovative delivery services, and more. In the current dynamic digital landscape, the retailers…

Retailers boost tech spending 3% as markets, operations grow

Dive Brief: The retail markets in North America as well as Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) each are expected to grow about 3% annually in the next five years, reaching $5.5 trillion in North America and €4.4 trillion in EMEA (or $5.4 trillion), according to projections from IHL Group featured in…

South African IT market to grow to R149 billion by 2021

Research and advisory firm BMIT’s preliminary estimates of the IT market for 2017 is that it grew by 5.3% to R111 billion driven mainlydigital transformation, IT security and automation. The IT market, it said, is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7.2% to reach R149.4…

5 ways AI will change software testing

The surface area for testing software has never been so broad. Applications today interact with other applications through APIs, they leverage legacy systems, and they grow in complexity from one day to the next in a nonlinear fashion. What does that mean for testers? The 2016-17 World Quality Report suggests that AI…

IoT and Machine Learning: Why Collaboration is Key

“Internet of Things” and “Machine Learning” can seem like buzzwords. They are both in the “Peak of Inflated Expectations” stage on Gartner’s emerging technologies hype cycle, but together they will change the world in various capacities in the next couple of years. Internet of Things (IoT) refers to the network of devices…

Want continuous delivery? Get agile with change management

As organizations move towards a faster flow of automated software delivery, agile change management has become an imperative. So  how do you achieve it? Change management controls the gateway between development and deployment. It does not assess the technical worthiness of a change, nor does it build, test, and deploy…

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