How microservices enable organizational agility

LAYERED APIs OVER FINE-GRAINED SOA

The big don’t eat the small, the fast eat the slow. In today’s hyper-competitive digital economy, organizations succeed or fail based on their agility: the velocity at which they can deliver the new products, services, and features that meet the changing needs of their market.

Scaling agility for the modern enterprise

scaling agility for the modern enterprise

As discussed in my previous blog post, the notion of the OODA loop is foundational for many of today’s common agile, LEAN and DevOps methods. But given we typically talk about it in a systems context, it’s important to examine the core motivations for enterprises becoming more responsive to changes in their environment.

Modernize life sciences with an API infrastructure

February 1 2019

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pharma researchers with microscope

Life science IT departments face increasing demands because of clinical trials’ growing complexities, including the proliferation of specialized applications, ballooning numbers of stakeholders, and data security and privacy considerations.

Meet top MuleSoft community contributors (January ’19) and discover upcoming Meetups

MuleSoft meetup

2018 was an incredible year for the MuleSoft community with more than 120 meetups and 200 passionate volunteers sharing their knowledge with their peers, either online or in person.

Top 5 blog posts of January 2019

blog roundup

One month into 2019 and we’ve already covered a wide range of content – from JSON logging in Mule 4 to work automation and API strategies. To provide you with the best posts to read if you’ve missed, here are the five most popular blog posts in January 2019.

Modernizing customer engagement with open banking platforms

mobile wallet and credit card

How can banks operating on a 20th century business model adequately service customers with 21st century expectations?

How microservices can benefit your business

microservices concept

No company, no matter its size or industry, is safe from disruption. It’s easier than ever for new entrants to enter a market and turn entire industries upside down. Unless organizations can nimbly innovate at the speed of their competition, they will be left behind, and large organizations with calcified processes and structures will be hit the hardest.

Integration best practices: pioneer digital transformation with community

January 23 2019

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digital transformation community

To understand the value of community and evangelism to your organization, it’s important to imagine one without it.

Key NRF 2019 takeaway: the need for retail’s new platform-based business model

MuleSoft at NRF 2019

Last week’s NRF show made the digital imperative for retailers loud and clear – from analytics, AI, IoT, and chatbot demos to even the occasional robot, attendees were presented with the promises and perks of next-gen retail technology.

Let customer experience drive your API strategy

API strategy

As more business people become exposed to the API economy – the idea of turning business capabilities into APIs that are subsequently monetized in some way – they often race to the most obvious question: What should my strategy for the API economy be?