Ninety-four percent of line-of-business executives felt pressure to release new applications or services faster than before, either due to customer demand (60 percent), competitive actions (60 percent) or revenue shortfalls (19 percent).
When it comes to succeeding in this application economy, speed to market is everything. Move too slow and your customers will turn to your competitors. Deliver the apps and services your customers want when they want them, and the market is yours.
So, how do you rapidly innovate and iterate the apps and services that will drive your competitive advantage? How can you remove the barriers between your business and your next big idea?
In this eBook, we’ll focus on the following four actions you can take today to help accelerate time-to-market:
1. Provide access to new information sources via APIs
2. Design the product roadmap and prioritize features for the greatest ROI
3. Test applications faster while automating the release process
4. Ensure business-critical legacy systems integrate with customer-facing systems