No-Deal Brexit isn't just a British problem: This could wipe $15 trillion off global markets

No-Deal Brexit isn’t just a British problem: This could wipe $15 trillion off global markets

In 2008 Lehman Brothers nearly took down the global banking system… in 2017 Greece’s debts were poised to destroy the European economy… today, we are staring at a stock market that gyrates up and down double-digit percentages in a single day, based on one awkward tariff tweet-up between Xi and Donald… We’re talking about the […]

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“You don't get a PaaS just because you're SaaS."

“You don’t get a PaaS just because you’re SaaS.”

Apologies to Frank Scavo for twisting his quote  “You don’t get a pass just because you’re SaaS.” but this is a reaction to the trend that every cloud application vendor is offering a platform and actively recruiting developer communities. I get the central principle  – configure in SaaS, but customize in PaaS. Keep the SaaS core clean. I also get […]

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Accenture, IBM, Capgemini and Wipro lead the first application services Top 10

Accenture, IBM, Capgemini and Wipro lead the first application services Top 10

So it’s now 2019, and HFS’ Ollie O’Donoghue and Jamie Snowdon waste no time in the world of the new feisty Top 10 methodology, where they take no prisoners in ranking how the leading application development and management service providers performed… The market continues to test and experiment with new frameworks and methodologies. The most notable are […]

Done Right - a book review

Done Right – a book review

I was in Shanghai, China recently. As I have told my friends, I ended paying a “tourist tax” everywhere. Moneychangers, gypsy taxi drivers, tour guides who took me to pearl and silk stores where I am sure they got a cut. Part of me was irritated, part of me glowed – it is so nice to see […]