Cloud integration challenges testers in new ways
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While APIs have opened the door to cloud app integration, there is still a long road ahead to universal cloud standards. Proprietary interests have segmented the cloud into disparate parts and the responsibility falls to developers to connect them all into a unified application. That said, the cloud's advantages -- namely, easy data access, fast user experience, a reliable development environment and innovative deployment tools -- often outweigh the associated challenges.
This essential guide features articles that explain the fundamentals of cloud app integration. Some stories provide business strategies for tackling integration projects; others review tools and services that can help along the way.
1Strategizing for a cloud app integration project
A successful cloud app integration project requires more than just good tools. The following articles help businesses implement an efficient workflow and keep up to date on the latest integration trends.
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2When, how and why to use iPaaS
IPaaS is gaining traction in the enterprise as a means of integrating data, processes and application components. However, lack of trust concerning iPaaS's security still discourages some from adopting the service. The following tips list the pros and con of iPaaS and can help determine who is a fit for this up-and-coming middleware.
Is iPaaS right for you?
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A guide to using iPaaS for enterprise app integration
IPaaS is gaining traction with cloud services and enterprise app integration. Ovum IT's Saurabh Sharma shares iPaaS best practices. Read Now