Tag Archive for application

Walmart Embraces Microservices to Get More Agile


 by: Mike Vizard The retailer is using open-source technologies to build applications using thousands of microservices that can be dynamically invoked using well-defined APIs. As part of an effort to make the world’s largest retailer more agile, Walmart Labs has been working behind the scenes to define a microservices architecture that leverages a two-year effort to…

‘Citizen developers’ are ready to fill the gaps in enterprise applications


by: Conner Forrest As the lines continue to blur between IT and business users, the enterprise is seeing a rise in a new class of employee: the citizen developer. Research firm Gartner describes a citizen developer as “a user who creates new business applications for consumption by others using development and runtime environments sanctioned by corporate…

4 Retro Job Hunt Tactics That May Now Be Innnovative


by: Kazim Ladimeji There is no doubt that social media, Web, and mobile technologies are the weapons of choice for the modern job seeker. These modern-day, technology-based job search techniques have now flooded the market. While they were once the bleeding edge, these approaches may now border on the mundane and run-of-the-mill, simply because everyone is now using…