ThoughtWorks is one the best consult and technology
company. The technology radar document describe the trend in term
of platform, tools, techniques and language/framework. This
issue has some talk about testing, bigdata, deployment which might
relevant to us. I think it might be good for we keep up to date about the
trend in the industry.
"Here are the trends highlighted in this edition:
- As mobile is rapidly becoming
the primary way that people access the internet, this needs to be factored
in to new enterprise application strategy, product strategy and
implementation - from "mobile first" design all the way through
to a new breed of testing tools.
Analytics - Big Data does not have to
equal Big Budgets. A combination of open-source tooling and cloud-based
infrastructure provides a more readily accessible analytics and
architectures - Simple continues to gain
traction, including both techniques for building and composing
applications, as well as infrastructure-based techniques to enable simple
deployment, failover and recover.
environments - Tools supporting the
standardization, set-up automation and coordinated management of
development, test and production environments for both internally hosted
and public cloud environments feature prominently in this edition of the
- Data persistence done right - As NoSQL databases are maturing and gaining acceptance, an
understanding of the patterns for use (and abuse) becomes imperative. "