Blog Post: Managing Business Application Sprawl
Managing Business Application Sprawl
Dustin Smith, Chief Technologist
March 31, 2014
If you work in IT today, you know that there are apps everywhere, to the tune of 1.2 million of them according to VentureBeat. That said any IT guru will tell you that managing business applications is no easy task.
Business applications naturally sprawl and intertwine across physical architectures through the normal evolution of IT environments. Although created organically, these interdependencies produce complicated and complex solutions that tend to be inflexible and difficult to grow.
About Dustin Smith
Throughout his twenty-year career, Dustin Smith has specialized in designing enterprise architectural solutions. As the Chief Technologist, Dustin is responsible for the strategic direction of aligning the company’s growing consulting services with the client challenges he finds in the field, and he works closely with his regional architects to design new programs to address these issues.