Integration is critical for all businesses, and selecting the right Integration Platform-as-a-Service (iPaaS) early on is important for any organization looking to accelerate digital efforts. Many organizations question whether their needs are similar to large enterprises with complex backends or if a few simple point-to-point integrations would suffice. However, this is exactly the moment you need to build the foundation for success.
Are you stuck with business as usual where you end up building solutions with a platform as a service (PaaS) for project needs? Do you want to get out of always being reactive, creating further technical debt and never able to execute the vision of building rapid solutions that would end up being assets to your organization? This is my story of how I reduced IT costs and the increased project quality at a large beverage company.
You may have seen the recent news that Gartner named MuleSoft a Leader in its 2019 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS). We believe integration is one of the most strategic initiatives a company can invest in today.
Anypoint Platform has been named the G2 Crowd iPaaS Leader for 2018. G2 Crowd determines Leaders based on customer satisfaction and market presence, so people who actually use Anypoint Platform are determining its success as an iPaaS. Anypoint Platform had the highest score among iPaaS Leaders on G2 Crowd’s iPaaS software grid.
A recent report from Mckinsey revealed that when companies pursue digital transformation, the complexity of IT architecture increases. This complexity doesn’t happen immediately. Most companies start the journey to digital transformation by adopting modern cloud applications like Salesforce, Workday, and ServiceNow. In isolation, these apps reduce complexity — but they need to be connected to other systems to be valuable. Creating this value typically drives an increase in point-to-point connections, a reduction in the quality documentation,
Ken Yagen, our vice president of products, noted, “Digital transformation requires enterprises to rapidly integrate SaaS applications and digital services from business partners with their existing back office systems.
Enterprise integration poses huge challenges for developers, and with so many tools and solutions to choose from, finding the right one can be tricky. DZone’s 2014 Guide to Enterprise Integration, their latest research report and guide, provides coverage of the enterprise integration landspace and offers key insights from 500+ developers and experts. The guide considers web services, integration architecture, SOA governance, enterprise service bus products, message queues, integration frameworks and suites, iPaaS solutions,
The way businesses use SaaS applications, systems and services has changed dramatically; having a solid integration solution in place is crucial for enabling seamless connectivity. A couple weeks ago, we discussed the importance of choosing an iPaaS solution that fits your specific integration needs – not all businesses are created equally and what works for one organization may not work for another. Properly evaluating a solution can have a huge impact on the success of your business.
Top business drivers across organizations manage IT projects that include SaaS to SaaS and SaaS to on-premises integration requirements. In the past, many of these businesses were able to overcome their integration challenges by implementing custom point-to-point integration. Now however, with more and more applications and data being run and managed in the cloud, point-to-point integration can’t keep up with business demands.
MuleSoft provides the most widely used integration platform for connecting any application, data source or API, whether in the cloud or on-premises. With Anypoint Platform®, MuleSoft delivers a complete integration experience built on proven open source technology, eliminating the pain and cost of point-to-point integration. Anypoint Platform includes CloudHub™ iPaaS, Mule ESB™, and a unified solution for API management™, design and publishing.