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Perspectives on IBM Technologies, Trends and Topics

Retail Best Practices with WebSphere Application Server 9

As look at the state of hybrid cloud technology and retail experiences, I reflect on how my buying habits have changed throughout the years. In the past, I would go into a store with the intention of gaining information from a salesperson and make my decision from there. These days, I tend to enter the store […]

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Delivering Intelligent Fulfillment to Exceed Buyer Expectations

Shopping – you might be online on your computer, mobile, ipad or talking to a sales associate to find that perfect skirt, dress, or pair of shoes. The price is even perfect but you don’t place the order. Why? Because of concerns around cost of shipping, lack of information about when the item will be […]

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Simplify Flexible Order Management

Successful order management projects are unique in their ability to create brand loyalty by demonstrating a unified commerce approach, spanning pre- and post-sales. Intelligent fulfillment is also essential to organizations selling complex configurable offerings, due to assembly and fulfillment workflows that may span multiple facilities and planning systems. Order management systems (OMS) have been around […]

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RECAP: 3 Takeaways from the Hybrid Cloud Innovation Forum

Several weeks ago, Perficient and IBM got together in Pittsburgh for the Hybrid Cloud Innovation Forum. Featuring our own Joel Thimsen, attendees experienced a lively discussion around the benefits of hybrid cloud for innovative organizations. Many attendees also learned about IBM Bluemix and it’s open source capabilities for enabling organizational innovation. Here are our top […]

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5 Characteristics of a Practical Hybrid Cloud Solution

As you review your technology capabilities this summer and consider the hybrid cloud, you’ll no doubt be reviewing a suite of solutions. With so many technologies on the market, IT leaders like yourself can be overwhelmed by the choices laid out before them. Not only do you want a platform that serves your employees, but you […]

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Making the Most of Your DevOps with Microservices

When smartphones went mainstream in the late stages of the previous decade, consumers saw the rise of the application. Unlike its cousin of the two decades prior, mobile and tablet applications offered ease of use and intuitive look and feel from a unified user experience. Whether end-users were socializing with friends on social networks, discovering […]

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How to Create Customer Service in the Cognitive Cloud

Customer service is a default need for any organization that serves a wide base of customers. As customers ourselves, we expect issues to arise from time to time and will look for relevant phone numbers and emails to contact to achieve problem resolution. When deploying your own modern customer service program around your products, it’s […]

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Driving Summer Experiences with Hybrid Cloud

Summer has officially arrived, which means late evening barbecues, day trips to the beach, and weekend excursions out to the ballpark. For individuals like me, it’s an opportunity to really soak in all that Southern California has to offer, from impromptu trips to the beach to a night out under the palm trees in Downtown […]

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How to On-Ramp into the Hybrid Cloud

In past posts, we’ve written about why you should consider and how to optimize hybrid cloud for your technology needs. It goes without saying that as we examine the technology landscape today, the business case for hybrid cloud is stronger than ever, with nearly 80% of enterprises committing to adoption by 2017. Transitioning to a hybrid cloud stack […]

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Transforming Healthcare IT with UrbanCode Deploy

Medical technology management is just as complicated as the medical care that doctors provide, consisting of numerous ins and outs. As hospitals continue to innovate on how they care for patients, they also run into roadblocks preventing them from transitioning from the past and into the future. This challenge was specific to a leading nationwide […]

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