Joseph Gulla

Joseph Gulla




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  • Tools for the API Economy

    In this post, I explore the ways that the new APIs work and get into the programming approach and bring in some open source and traditional licensed products to help get a deeper understanding of this new economy.

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    Posted: April 25, 2016 |

    New Software Economies

    This is the first post in a series that explores new computing paradigms involving hardware, software and services. I’m very interested in the intersection of new technology and the enterprise server. The focus of this first post is APIs, as they’re being used in a new and exciting way. APIs, as discussed here, relate to enterprise servers as they hold so many applications and so much data that warrants greater access and use.

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    Posted: April 18, 2016 |

    Application Management

    This is the last post in a series that celebrates important ideas in the development of business systems and the applications that support them. The subject of this post is application management as it was and how it is today. As a well publicized discipline, application management emerged in the 1990s after systems and network management had already developed and matured. It appeared in response to the challenge of managing client-server applications. However, it started to emerge slowly starting in the 1970s.

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    Posted: April 11, 2016 |

    Managing Systems

    This is the sixth post in a series that celebrates important ideas in the development of business systems and the applications that support them. The subject of this post is systems management as it was and how it is today. Managing systems is often written about in the historical content of systems, network and application management—the sequence in which they rose in importance over time in IT.

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    Posted: April 04, 2016 |

    Managing Projects

    This is the fifth post in a series that celebrates important ideas in the development of business systems and the applications that support them. The subject of this post is project management as it was and how it is today.

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    Posted: March 28, 2016 |

    The Art of Application Development

    This is the fourth post in a series that celebrates important ideas in the development of business systems and the applications that support them. The subject of this post is application development as it was and how it is today.

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    Posted: March 21, 2016 |

    Testing Uses Automated Tools

    This is the third post in a series that celebrates important ideas in the development of business systems and the applications that support them. The subject of this post is application testing and how it has changed through the years.

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    Posted: March 14, 2016 |

    It’s Hard to Imagine Not Using a DBMS

    This is the second post in a series that celebrates important ideas in the development of business systems and the applications that support them. The subject of this post is database technology and the software that supports it. Database technology typically means a database management system (DBMS), which is system software for creating and managing databases. The DBMS software provides programmers and others with an orderly way to create, retrieve, update and manage data.

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    Posted: March 07, 2016 |

    Business Rules as a System

    This is the first post in a series that celebrates important ideas in the development of business systems and the applications that support them. The subject of this post is business rules, which are definitions resolved to be true or false that constrain or control the behavior of the business.

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    Posted: February 29, 2016 |

    IT Changes Industries for Good

    In the last post I wrote about my early experiences programming new information systems and how I was unaware of the impact of my work on careers and the lives of my fellow company employees. Later, when I became a system programmer, I was much more aware of the impact on people of my system automation projects as these efforts really changed some jobs and eliminated others. Information technology is having a clear and major impact on all of us. That is the topic of this post.

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    Posted: February 22, 2016 |

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