Get More Firepower for Your Digital Transformation Project With Enterprise Integration

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Get More Firepower for Your Digital Transformation Project With Enterprise Integration

One of the biggest ways to increase the output of your digital transformation is to make sure that everyone, and everything, is connected.

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Enterprises are squandering millions of dollars to move up their digital transformation curve but they are having a hard time giving it a meaningful context. Their IT team is primarily struggling in establishing symbiosis between new and old worlds. While deploying new architectures or processes they are acquiring spiraling complexity and IT debt. They are setting up an unintegrated IT Jenga architecture which can fall at any time.

Digital Transformation Without Integration Becomes a Self-Sabotage Drive

Enterprises succeeding in the digital era are the ones which set up an integrated ecosystem. An integrated set of capabilities helps them to build loosely coupled services and drive transformation in a non-disruptive way. They can set up a flexible architecture that can be scaled effectively for lifting heavy loads. Technology integration creates an intelligent mesh around people, processes, and technologies and allows enterprises to create a transformative experience for customers. Teams can simplify neural networks between applications and create harmony between them for avoiding downtimes and outages.  

In many digital transformation initiatives, enterprises have more work to deliver than their IT teams can deliver. Enterprises face a backlog of applications and technologies. Inflexible back-office systems don't support the extension capabilities.

Modern-day IT systems are configured of different design architectures and data model. These systems don't converse or play nicely with on-premise systems based on bare-metal servers. Moving the on-premise systems to a cloud-based environment can be a terrifying mistake as enterprises continue to use them in parts or for a specific purpose. Moreover, many of these hold hidden opportunities inside them. With bi-directional integration, enterprises can not only connect new and old systems but also align them for specific business objectives.

Getting rid of these silos is not easy as every application uses a different data format and design engine. Enterprise integration can significantly simplify data transformation initiatives by helping teams to reduce silos and establish a single version of truth. Enterprises get the path-breaking ability to engineer or re-engineer services in simple ways. Business teams can internalize external B2B partners in simple steps and streamline electronic data exchange. In this way, enterprises can become easy to other with and accelerate time to revenue.

Technology is not the only reason that transformation initiatives fail. Digital transformations plunge when enterprises don't encourage communication in their ecosystem. Teams work in different departments, a developer builds something with less idea that what others are building. Enterprise integration provides a single framework to finetune mechanics based on the distinct needs of the team. Continuous integration can make improve the continuous development and continuous testing process by 10X. That's why enterprises relying on cumbersome integration methods to change their approach

Integration Helped Digital Leads in Mastering Digital Transformation

We have seen digital leaders in using integration for mastering digital transformation and upending business operations in unseen ways. It has helped online retail giant Amazon to leapfrog many other big players and set up an entirely new industry. Integration gives more firepower to Amazon to automatically scale services. With the help of this ability, Amazon makes thousands of code changes in its architecture.

Uber is another great example of an integrated digital transformation strategy. The enterprise has totally redefined the way people book their travel. The most amazing part of the Uber use case is that the California-based service provider has not invented a single thing in its IT architecture. The service provider has simply layered existing technologies (maps, GPS, payment system) in an order.

Similar layering and cobbling of integration can help enterprises in staying on top of digital transformation priorities. Any-to-Any connectivity can help enterprises to accelerate to results. Transformation becomes frictionless in such an ecosystem. Hybrid connectivity across applications allows business users to publish, manage, and expose services in a better way. Data services can be seamlessly moved in any direction with the help of ecosystem integration. Medium and large enterprises can leverage this capability to safely transfer data across different geographies.  

Enterprise integration has a cutting edge and rock solid use case for digital transformation. It can accelerate the development cycle from application development to application testing. Enterprises can better manage the lifecycle of applications from development, testing, and production.  Moving through Agile development becomes fast and smooth. This unique advantage helps in structuring process within an organization. High-level automation and coordination between teams prevent inefficiencies from reaching the next level. More integrated and more automated cycles ensure that only usable products are delivered at the end of each sprint.

Integration allows enterprises to take integration to extreme levels. LinkedIn and Netflix are using layered integration for making thousands of updates in a day. Substantial capabilities and automated provisioning improves version control systems and asset build environment. Enterprises can govern all technologies and automate the entire standup of technologies.

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