Platform Engineering

We regularly write about our technical experiences (good and bad) and what we're learning from the market.


    PaaS: Only a Part of The Composable Enterprise

    Posted by Saul Caganoff on 26 September 2014

    Architecture, platforms, composable-enterprise

    Is PaaS the secret sauce for the Composable Enterprise? Certainly Warner Music Group and their CTO Jonathan Murray have put a lot of effort into using CloudFoundry as the container for applications in their new enterprise. But I think PaaS is only one side of the coin.

    Krish Subramanian as the Director of OpenShift...

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    The Digital Enterprise Shift

    Posted by Saul Caganoff on 10 September 2014

    Architecture, platforms, composable-enterprise

    Continuing my series on the Composable Enterprise I’m looking at how different thought-leaders and organizations perceive the shift from our current methods of doing business to the digital platforms that will drive future, more agile businesses. This week I cover the “The Digital Enterprise Shift”, a whitepaper...

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    Composable Capabilities on Demand

    Posted by Saul Caganoff on 28 August 2014

    Architecture, platforms, composable-enterprise

    My last post on the Composable Enterprise gave an overview of Jonathan Murray’s manifesto. While this is leading edge stuff, it is by no means new. We’ve been aiming for composable architectures for many decades now, going back to DCE and CORBA and perhaps even earlier. This speaks to how difficult the challenge is...

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    The Composable Enterprise

    Posted by Admin on 14 August 2014

    Architecture, platforms, composable-enterprise, belief

    Fifty-five percent of businesses are under threat from digital disruption. An MIT CISR Research Report that landed in my inbox this morning reports that out of a sample of 105 senior executives that attended a recent workshop on digital business models, 55% assess their business as being in the "red zone"—significant...

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    Warp Speed on the Composable Enterprise

    Posted by Admin on 28 May 2014

    Architecture, news, composable-enterprise, customer

    Deeply ingrained in our philosophy at Deloitte Platform Engineering is the idea of building solutions by composing services to fit a unique business need. Nothing really new here, people have been talking about "mashups" about "service composition" and "composite applications" for a while and we've seen our customers...

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