Microservices and Integration will be the themes of 2019

Posted by Ruben van der Zwan on 11 Dec, 2018

About this time last year, I predicted that these five IT-related themes would play an important role in 2018: API-first, IoT, Blockchain, Microservices and Automated Stacks. Now, one year later, let’s look back if the predictions became reality and to see what awaits us in the coming year.

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Topics: IoT, API, Integration, API Management, API Strategy, Blockchain, Open Source Software, Digital Strategy, Automated Stacks, Microservices, Strategy, Microgateway

The time of open source software is now

Posted by Ruben van der Zwan on 21 Nov, 2017

Not long ago, the words “open source software” made people run. Why on earth would you go online, download a code and use it as a basis for all of your IT applications?! Today, things look slightly different. Open source is no longer considered the underdog, and seems to gain ground against proprietary software products. I even dare to go one step further, and state that it has become the ultimate companion on your road to digital transformation. In this blog, I’m not going to give you the answer why. I’m going to give you four.

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Topics: Open Source Software