Application development and integration trends

Flowgear has been recognized two years running in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS), and we exhibited at the recent Gartner Application Architecture, Development and Infrastructure (AADI) Summit in London. A valuable benefits of attending is hearing presentations by... Read More

The integration challenge: how to manage it

An ongoing challenge is integrating applications within and across enterprises. Apart from existing on-premise software, businesses now have to add web, cloud and mobile applications, so the need to bring data and applications together is going to increase even more.

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Unlock Business Agility with Cloud Integration

Cisco predicts there will be 50 billion connected devices in the world by 2020, most – if not all – of which will share data in the cloud. The growth in cloud computing is changing the way software is delivered and consumed, moving from an ownership... Read More

Securing TLS Endpoints

With the recent exposure of Heartbleed and POODLE vulnerabilities, we decided to take a good look at our environment and make sure that our TLS endpoints were up to scratch, this is what we found. For best results, there are 3 aspects to a TLS... Read More

Enterprise API: flexible, seamless, and secure dataset sharing outside the enterprise

Application-programming-interfaces (APIs) – sets of programming standards and instructions that enable applications to talk with each other – were developed to ease the challenge of sharing data. Today, many enterprises are using enterprise APIs to provide third party developers with easy access to their databases.

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Integration Platform: What’s the difference between data and application integration?

Data integration has been around for a while, but application integration is a relative newcomer with different, often more complex processes and challenges. What’s the difference and what does that mean for companies looking to utilize cloud-based integration? For those of you new to the... Read More

How iPaaS overcomes the challenges of cloud integration

As enterprise IT infrastructure continues to move to the cloud, the need to safely and reliably integrate a wide range of on-premises and cloud systems becomes increasingly critical. However, traditional integration tools are inadequate for handling the complex integration challenges enterprise IT managers face when... Read More

5 Myths About Integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS)

With IT ecosystems growing increasingly complex and diverse, enterprise integration is no longer a “want” but a “must have.” Integration and a connected enterprise are the key to enhanced productivity and revenue. The road to integration, however, can be rocky, as organizations find traditional methodologies... Read More

3 Things to Look For in a Cloud Integration Partner

Most organizations are heading to the cloud if they aren’t already there. The main problem, of course, is that it’s very easy to find a cloud-based software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider who will sell you just about any cloud business application – from small-to-medium sized business (SMB)... Read More

7 Signs You Should Invest in a Cloud Integration Strategy

Until relatively recently, only large enterprises had the budgets and resources to implement enterprise-wide integration and reap its many benefits, such as eliminating redundant systems and applications, time-consuming manual entry, and error-prone infrastructure complexity.   SMBs, often left struggling with patchwork integration, expensive custom-coding, and... Read More