Data Analytics has become the key to business growth in today’s world. Gartner predicts, the customer experience market will be a $20.6 billion industry this year almost doubling to a $36 billion market in 2017 with a compound annual growth rate of 15.1 percent. Gartner also mentions, despite this explosive growth and the recognized need for customer facing business processes to become more data-driven, there remains a substantial shortfall in the ability to implement the tools capable of deriving deep and actionable insights.
Telerik has announced the availability of Everlive, a set of cloud-based services that enables developers to build and manage mobile apps in a significantly faster and more scalable way. Everlive can speed the software development process by providing developers with cloud-based services such as data storage.
Testing has definitely seen a linear increment in the complexity graph since last few years be it in increased scope of testing or finding a right product that caters to latest testing trends. Who can best express views than Rachel Obstler, Senior Director, Product Marketing at Keynote Systems, who is right in the mix of such complexities and helping clients to find better ways to address testing challenges?
Moving the enterprise infrastructure to the cloud has become a norm these days owing to the benefits cloudification provides. But the managing security around the cloud infrastructure brings in far more challenges than the legacy enterprise owned infrastructure.
Coverity, the Development Testing Company, provides tools and processes for developer organizations to fix defects, improve code quality, optimize the overall development process and reduce the product time to market. More than 1,100 Coverity customers use Coverity's development testing suite of products to automatically test source code for software defects that could lead to product crashes, unexpected behavior, security breaches, or catastrophic failure.
There is hardly an organization or a business that does not prioritize customer engagement and experience ahead of everything else. Digital (Web, mobile, social), Print, Call Center are key channels through which one has to reach customers today and one such product that claims to have it all is "ONE" platform from Thunderhead.com.
You pick up any tool provided by Telerik, by the time you get comfortable using it, Telerik packs the tool with irresistible features that you would not bother to look out any further for tools that meet your project's future needs. Similar is the case With Icenium, a cloud based, hassle free mobile app development platform, which gets even better with the addition of mBaaS services announced recently. Todd Anglin, EVP of Cross-Platform Tools & Services at Telerik talked to ToolsJournal providing further details on the offering.
Mobile App and Web testing brings with itself challenges that are far more complex than desktop App and Web testing. A solution that makes the most comprehensive and efficient use of the cloud to resolve all the issues one faces while performing mobile app and web testing and even beyond is Perfecto MobileCloud.
Our spotlight turns its focus to Inflectra corporation, provider of ALM tools to discuss testing trends and its impact on enterprises. Inflectra is a privately held software company dedicated to helping our customers - large corporations, small businesses, professional services firms, government agencies and individual developers – with the means to effectively and affordably manage their software development lifecycles, so as to decrease the time to market and increase return on investment.
The market is flooded with business app development solutions. With the rise of Mobilization we also see a number of MEAP and mBaaS solutions taking birth. But a point where every enterprise comes to cross road is, to choose a solution that conforms to enterprise processes or should the enterprise processes be remoulded to suite the requirements of the chosen business app development solution. Which approach would serve the enterprise better?