IT Management > Application development & integration

Connectivity driving workplace transformation

28 October, 2015 by Will Bosma, VP Asia Pacific, MuleSoft

Growing numbers of businesses are adopting the ‘bimodal IT’ approach to managing their IT infrastructures, helping them make the changes required while avoiding potential disruptions.


More than 75 million devices are running Windows 10

27 August, 2015 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Windows 10 is off to a flying start — the OS has so far been deployed in over 75 million devices across nearly every country on Earth, according to Microsoft statistics.


Real-time banking alerts and app protection

26 August, 2015 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Commonwealth Bank launches real-time alerts, Westpac and IBM hold first Payments Hackathon, and Trend Micro adds more fake bank app protection.


What you need to know before upgrading to Windows 10

28 July, 2015 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Microsoft's Windows 10 will be launched on 29 July as a free upgrade. Here are the important details for anybody looking to upgrade at launch.


Geek Weekly: Our top weird tech stories for 9 July 2015

09 July, 2015

This week: Virtual reality monitor can manipulate projected holograms, NASA scrambles to fix communications with Pluto spacecraft and a scorpion robot to enter Japan's damaged nuclear reactor.


Companies will be software-driven within three years

15 June, 2015 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Most respondents to a CA survey believe that a software focus will be a key driver of competitive advantage within three years and are investing in software development capabilities as a result.


Windows 10 to integrate with even rivals' smartphones

27 May, 2015 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Microsoft has announced plans to ensure Windows 10 closely integrates with users' other devices - including Windows, Android or iOS smartphones.


Climbing aboard the API juggernaut

07 May, 2015 by Will Bosma

As the business world moves rapidly into the API-centric era, those companies that treat their API strategy as important will stay in the game, while those that don't will risk falling by the wayside. Your API may be your most successful product, says Mulesoft's Will Bosma.


Google may rank search results based on facts

11 March, 2015 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Google researchers are developing a method for evaluating the trustworthiness of a web page based on the accuracy of facts presented and penalising sites with wrong information.


Microsoft offers free Office 2016 for Mac preview

09 March, 2015 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Microsoft has launched a preview version of Office 2016 for Mac, incorporating tweaks including graphics customised for Retina screens.


Technology should make users happier, boffins say

26 February, 2015 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Two University of Sydney researchers are calling on software developers to adopt "positive computing" principles, aimed at using technology to improve emotions, empathy and self-awareness.


Microsoft to offer Windows 10 as a free upgrade

29 January, 2015 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Microsoft has revealed plans to start offering its flagship OS as a service, starting with offering Windows 10 for free to users of Windows 7 or newer for the first year after launch.


API conference comes to Sydney

27 January, 2015 by Jonathan Nally

Australian software consultancy Sixtree has announced that it will stage APIdays, the first Australian conference dedicated to web APIs, next month at the Australian Technology Park, Sydney.


Thriving in the application economy - how to embrace the disruption

15 January, 2015

We are all now facing the disruptive impact of the application economy. Amazingly, software developers are now the highest growth job function in non-IT companies. A recent survey of over 1400 global enterprises asked what impact the application economy is having and what opportunities are being realised as a result. This paper summarises the report and offers some excellent tips on thriving in this new economy. Download it now.


Is DevOps the Holy Grail for faster app development?

15 January, 2015

DevOps brings software development (Dev) and production and operations (Ops) together in one function. While Dev traditionally focuses on innovation and speed, the mandate to Ops is about stability, control and predictability. Left to themselves, Dev and Ops struggle to talk to each other, much less collaborate. Is this ongoing battle hurting your business? Click here for five signs that you might need DevOps.


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