IDG Contributor Network: Cloud API integration platforms make the digital economy work

In the digital economy, integration and collaboration involving platforms and applications is essential for success. Whether with a startup or a mature enterprise, one of the most important strategic initiatives a business puts forth is the design and implementation of a clean and efficient SaaS-based application programming interface (API) integration system. “APIs are important because […] Read more »

The top 14 products featuring Amazon Alexa integration demoed at CES

Alexa is everywhere Image by Ford Being cloud based, Amazon’s Alexa digital assistant isn’t limited to Amazon’s own Echo hardware. In fact, she was all over CES last week, in products ranging from home appliances to automobiles. Some devices come with Alexa inside, while others respond voice commands from your Echo hardware. To read this […] Read more »

8 Critical Elements Of A Successful Data Integration Strategy

Integrating data from multiple sources that employ different structures and schema has always posed complex, messy problems for IT professionals. Today’s growing volume of data and data types made things even more complicated. Here are some key tips to help your organization integrate its increasing amounts of data. InformationWeek: Cloud Related Posts:IDG Contributor Network: Accelerating […] Read more »

Q&A: SnapLogic tackles app integration in cloud era

Gaurav Dhillon knows a thing or two about integration. In his twenties, he co-founded Informatica and helped thousands of enterprises deal with the challenges of application and data integration in the client-server world. Now, as CEO of San Mateo, California-based SnapLogic, Dhillon is tackling the integration challenges IT shops face in the new world of […] Read more »