SearchCloudApplications’ editors periodically write opinion columns sharing their thoughts on key cloud-computing trends. Read their "Cloud Developments" columns for insights and advice on issues ranging from cloud security to application integration to cloud platform selection.
Application integration remains a pain point in many areas of software development. But in the case of cloud-based integration services, there's room for hope. Executive Editor Jan Stafford explains.
Jan Stafford explains why customers are moving away from cloud services and shares developers' views on skills needed for cloud jobs.
Experts consider iPaaS the fastest-growing integration middleware approach. But as Jan Stafford notes, iPaaS remains somewhat confusing to both business and IT pros.
Jan Stafford discusses why ownership of responsibility for specific areas of cloud security remains a major question in many organizations.
Jan Stafford explores the benefits and challenges of the 'bring your own applications' and'bring your own cloud' trends.
Jan Stafford offers tips and discusses tools for managing the bring-your-own-device trend.
This was first published in August 2013