10 Strategic Technologies for 2008 - Business Process Modeling

 
 
By eweek  |  Posted 2007-10-15
 
 
 

10 Strategic Technologies for 2008

They have the potential to disrupt IT or your business; they require a major dollar investment and you dont want to be a late adopter. These 10 technologies are the most likely to have a significant impact on the enterprise in the next three years, accor

10 Strategic Technologies for 2008

10 Strategic Technologies for 2008 - Green IT

The focus of Green IT that came to the forefront this year will accelerate and expand in 2008. Consider potential regulations and have alternative plans for data center and capacity growth. Regulations are multiplying and have the potential to

10 Strategic Technologies for 2008 - Green IT

10 Strategic Technologies for 2008 - Unified Communications

Today, 20 percent of the installed base with PBX has migrated to IP telephony, but more than 80 percent are already doing trials of some form. Gartner expects the next three years to be the point at which the majority of companies implement thi

10 Strategic Technologies for 2008 - Unified Communications

10 Strategic Technologies for 2008 - Business Process Modeling

Top-level process services must be defined jointly by a set of roles (which include enterprise architecture, senior developers, process architects and/or process analysts). Some of those roles sit in a SOA (service-oriented architecture) center of excelle

10 Strategic Technologies for 2008 - Business Process Modeling

10 Strategic Technologies for 2008 - Metadata Management

Through 2010, organizations implementing both customer data integration and product integration and product information management will link these master data management initiatives as part of an overall EIM (enterprise information management) strategy. M

10 Strategic Technologies for 2008 - Metadata Management

10 Strategic Technologies for 2008 - Virtualization 2.0

Virtualization technologies can improve IT resource utilization and increase flexibility. However, by themselves, virtualization technologies are simply infrastructure improvement enablers. With the addition of automation technologies—with service-le

10 Strategic Technologies for 2008 - Virtualization 2.0

10 Strategic Technologies for 2008 - Mashup and Composite Apps

By 2010, Web mashups will be the dominant model (80 percent) for the creation of composite enterprise applications. Mashup technologies will evolve significantly over the next five years, and application leaders must take this evolution into account when

10 Strategic Technologies for 2008 - Mashup and Composite Apps

10 Strategic Technologies for 2008 - Web Platform & WOA

SAAS (software as a service) is becoming a viable option in more markets and companies must evaluate where service-based delivery may provide value in 2008-2010. Meanwhile, Web platforms are emerging that provide service-based access to infrastructure ser

10 Strategic Technologies for 2008 - Web Platform & WOA

10 Strategic Technologies for 2008 - Computing Fabric

A computing fabric is the evolution of server design beyond the interim stage—blade servers—that exist today. The next step in this progression is the introduction of technology to allow several blades to be merged operationally over the fabric,

10 Strategic Technologies for 2008 - Computing Fabric

10 Strategic Technologies for 2008 - Real World Web

The term real world Web is informal, referring to places where information from the Web is applied to the particular location, activity or context in the real world. It is intended to augment the reality that a user faces, not to replace it,

10 Strategic Technologies for 2008 - Real World Web

10 Strategic Technologies for 2008 - Social Software

Through 2010 the enterprise Web 2.0 product environment will experience considerable flux with continued product innovation and new entrants, including startups, large vendors and traditional collaboration vendors. Expect significant consolidat

10 Strategic Technologies for 2008 - Social Software

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