The Journey to Becoming a High-performance Organization

Overview: High-performance organizations constantly seek to improve how their software is developed and delivered. They coach their developers like high-performance athletes, setting goals, providing fast feedback and empowering them to take greater responsibility in delivering value their customers care about. Compuware’s 23rd consecutive quarterly release assists in these efforts with a new integration which allows developers to set up test data directly in automated test environments, giving them more control over testing and faster feedback while ensuring test data consistency, accuracy and security.   No matter the industry, high-performing IT…

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How Many API Calls Should You Do?

Overview: APIs provide access to valuable mainframe data, but deciding whether to add to an existing API or create a new one can be a difficult task. Evaluating a variety of factors can help make it easier to determine which option makes sense.   As applications evolve, they will often need access to data and processing on the mainframe. If the necessary APIs are available, this becomes an easy task, however the architecture isn’t always there, creating a roadblock. Teams are faced with choices on how to deliver value quickly…

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