Integration – Send Me a Message

March 31, 2014

I recently had the opportunity to work on a project where we were bringing in a vendor product that required data integration with a number of our client’s in house transaction applications. We needed to determine how the internal applications would integrate with the new product.  I figured the timing was right to build on my prior blog on messaging, and provide some additional guidance. Read more



Hey, Did You Get My Message?

January 6, 2014

There are different ways for applications to talk to one another. These can include:

  • File Transfer
  • Web Services
  • Shared Data
  • Messaging

All have their strengths and weaknesses but for now let’s focus on the advantages of messaging.

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So you have to transmit some files, huh?

June 12, 2013

When was the last time you found yourself on a project that didn’t involve some degree of file transmission?

No, that one doesn’t count…

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