ERP, CRM, and transactional applications
These business imperatives can very well be enabled by SMAC and would be driving deconstruction of suite-centric ERP based strategy into loosely coupled business applications. These applications are delivering specific business value, built on different platforms and are integrated as needed. Mobile technology is providing the next level of user experience, which in turn is helping address traditional adoption challenges. Cloud computing is enabling new delivery models and frequent updates to functionality. Analytics is being embedded in every business application. These evolutions are driving a shift from architectural coherence and rigid integrations to domain relevance, functional innovation, leverage of specific platforms, ease of use and agility.