The year ahead: What organizations need to know for successful digital transformation in 2021

The past year brought with it an unfathomable level of disruption to norms: impacting business priorities and digital transformation initiatives and drastically altering expectations from customers. While 2020 is in the past, the key learnings and radical shifts it has prompted will be ever more relevant this year. Organizations are seeking to navigate a new IT landscape — one punctuated by an uptick in demand for digital projects and heightened expectations from customers, as traditional experiences like brick-and-mortar stores give way to a digital-first world. 

3 API business-focus areas for 2020: APIs Unplugged

Following the technological trends discussed in Episode 1, Mike Amundsen (MuleSoft API Strategy Advisor) and Matt McLarty (MuleSoft Global API Strategy Leader) discuss API-related business and organizational trends they see for 2020 in Episode 2 of the APIs Unplugged podcast. These trends range from product design and product management thinking being applied to API development, to an increase in market maturity for external APIs, to a greater level of decentralization in organizations building and supporting API products.

The top 7 digital transformation trends shaping 2020

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Over the past few years, digital transformation has become a catch-all term for reimagining business in the digital age: it can refer to any process that uses digital technologies to solve for changing business and market requirements. Nearly all (97%) IT decision makers are involved in digital transformation initiatives at their respective organizations, but many struggle to define a clear strategy.

How artificial intelligence and bots are shaping the API economy

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Consumer technology moves fast. What’s shiny and new one day can quickly become a relic of the past when the next innovation or iteration comes along. Unfortunately, enterprises don’t have the luxury of simply plugging and unplugging technology into their digital ecosystem the way we as consumers unplugged our Sony Walkmans in favor of iPods and iPhones. This is especially true as we look to artificial intelligence (AI). AI has the potential to produce game-changing business outcomes based on data stored in legacy systems—if enterprises can figure out how to make it work.

Top 5 financial tech trends

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Discover the top five insights realized by IT leaders in financial services organizations as they undergo digital transformation.

Are Microservices Too Cool to Be Useful?

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Microservices is one of the hottest buzzwords in tech right now. But just because something is buzzy doesn’t mean we cannot be pragmatic about it. It is important to think about how you can get the hype to work in your organization.

Virtual reality in the enterprise – is it right for your organization?

September 16 2016

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The world has worked itself into a frenzy over Pokemon Go, the augmented reality game where Pikachu and his associates appear in local shops and restaurants. Many observers may have looked at this and thought that virtual reality will never have any impact on the enterprise.

Not so. In fact, there are numerous digital transformation trends that can have value for the enterprise. While it’s tempting to think that trends like virtual reality,

From Deloitte’s Tech Trends 2015: The fusion of business and IT

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Each year, Deloitte’s Tech Trends reports take a look at the technology landscape and examine the trends that have the potential to transform business, government, and society and impact organizations – across industries, geographies, and sizes today and in the future. The theme for this year’s report is the fusion of business and IT.

MuleSoft’s very own Ross Mason, Founder and Vice President,