It’s the Beginning of the End for Monolithic Enterprise Application Architectures and the Decomposition of Enterprise Systems!
By Chris Hale, Liaison Technologies Enterprise systems are too rigid and inflexible—just as they were a decade ago. Why? Because the ERP inside-out approach to service-oriented architecture (SOA) has not delivered as promised. Meanwhile, increased competition and customer demands require differentiated business strategies and processes and more inter-firm collaboration—flexibility in the face of rapid change, if you will. ERP systems are definitely not keeping up. They fail terribly at delivering speed and flexibility. At the same time, the cloud is providing businesses with more choices to use best-of-breed applications at a lower cost and with much more inherent flexibility. Today, …Read More