Digital transformation has become a competitive necessity for every global enterprise. And we at Apigee are continually privileged and humbled to be asked by business and technical leaders for our point of view, benchmark data, and insights in order to help them lead their companies through digital transformation. We take this with the utmost seriousness and with profound enthusiasm for the opportunities the rise of mobile computing, the advent of the app economy, and the emergence of the Internet of Things present to companies in every sector. In collaboration with author and researcher Haydn Shaughnessy, we've expanded our research to uncover the patterns for successful digital transformation at large companies.
You can tell a lot about a company’s strategic direction by whom it is looking to hire. Career listings can also speak to market trends and the trajectory of an industry. For companies seeking a chief digital officer, here's a sample job listing that outlines the skills and talents necessary to unify an enterprise under a common digital strategy, driven by customers, partners, and employees who demand a compelling, mobile, digital experience.
"Calling all mobile app hackers, hustlers and hipsters to hack your way through Opera House content over 24 hours with the aim to produce a creative mobile app experience for visitors to the Opera House.” ~ Sydney Opera House.
Apigee is delighted to support this first ever mobile apps Sydney Opera House hackathon on December 7-8. For the winner there’s a whopping $4,000 prize up for grabs and millions of users. Sounds like a great weekend opportunity for developers down under!
Interested in building and deploying apps using node.js? In this webcast, Apigee's Greg Brail and Scott Ganyo discuss how node.js works, how it can be used to extend the programmability of the Apigee platform, and how to use this popular third-party framework to build apps and solve API orchestration and transformation problems.
You may have seen the occasional person wearing Google Glass, and you've very likely heard a lot about this groundbreaking wearable computing device. Beyond the hype, the odd encounter on the street, and the pictures of the device on Sergey Brin's face, what do you really know about it? How is it similar to other mobile devices, and how is it different, and what kinds of opportunities does it open up for app development?
Thanksgiving 2013 is a week away and leading retailers are working overtime and preparing for battle on Black Friday and Cyber Monday (the biggest shopping days of the year in the USA). Today’s savvy shoppers are carrying their favorite retail stores in their pockets, doing more and more business on mobile devices, are making buying decisions that are increasingly informed through social networks.
If you own a digital transformation or mobility program for retail, this ebook will give you the ammunition you need to meet the challenge of the digital world head-on, answer questions about apps, data, and APIs, and create your own roadmap.
When a company is ready to move beyond tweaking SEO and quickly filling the need for a mobile app, it’s time to take a more strategic approach to the digital opportunity, one that involves the use of apps, APIs, and data. There are ways to do this that mitigate risk, avoid common mistakes, and help ensure success for an enterprise along its digital journey.