An organisation's applications are the glue that makes digital transformation possible. Without an optimised, next-generation application landscape, firms will find it very difficult to compete in modern digital ecosystems, or capitalise on the advantages of rapidly shifting markets, says Shubna Harilal, Head: DU SAP Solutions, Systems Integration at T-Systems South Africa.
As technology enthusiasts, we fall in love with sleek front-end interfaces, customer-facing apps and beautiful Web portals… or funky wearable tech, and the endless potential of new immersive virtual and augmented realities. We enjoy talking about the UX, and the UI. We're fired up by the opportunities to gather ever-sharper insights of our users', to further refine our digital touchpoints.
But, at the heart of the organisation lies its applications; and to truly revolutionise customer experiences, these back-end apps need to work in perfect harmony with the front-end interfaces.[Full Story.]
Last updated: 23 August 2016
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