Liferay Partnering with Red Hat – Implications for the Portals Marketplace

Liferay and Red Hat have entered into a partnership to combine Liferay Portal with Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP). JBoss EAP is Red Hat’s key middleware/application server. As of now, the partnership is limited to EAP but Liferay says it will gradually expand to include integration with other Red Hat middleware products.
What does it mean for Liferay and Red Hat?
First,…

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Should you consider IoT and Wearables in your Mobile Strategy?

First, let’s acknowledge that "Mobile" and "Internet of Things” (or IoT) are very large and quite separate technology domains. However, the way current market is evolving, I see some overlap, as shown in the attached graphic (click to enlarge).

At the intersection of Mobile and IOT
Wearables to a large extent fall under the rubric of IoT-oriented, connected devices. However,…

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IBM renames Worklight and tightens WCM integration

IBM’s mobile offering has seen many name changes in recent past. IBM acquired Worklight in 2012 and initially kept the name. Big Blue then renamed it IBM Worklight Foundation in 2014 before recently doing away with the Worklight moniker altogether. It’s now "IBM MobileFirst Platform Foundation."
Functionally, though, not much has changed. What you get is mainly a platform for build…

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