Application Development and Modernization

Application Development and Modernization is a crucial practice for organizations aiming to stay competitive and agile in the rapidly evolving digital landscape. The strategic shift towards modernization involves transforming legacy applications to embrace cloud-native architectures, microservices, and containerization. This transition brings about significant impacts on DevOps and platform engineering, fostering collaboration, automation, and continuous integration.

By leveraging cloud-native technologies, organizations enhance scalability, flexibility, and resource efficiency. Microservices architecture allows for modular development, enabling quicker updates and easier maintenance. Containerization streamlines deployment across different environments, enhancing portability.

The Futurum Group understands the market challenges through meticulous research, analysis, and thought leadership, which can drive business results. Our insights can help guide organizations in making informed decisions during the modernization journey, ensuring they harness the full potential of cutting-edge technologies to achieve innovation and sustainable growth.


  • Open-Source Software
  • Microservices and Containerization
  • Automation, AI and Generative AI
  • Infrastructure as Code (IaC)
  • Observability, Monitoring, Logging
  • Application Security and SBOM
  • Continuous Testing
  • Development and Operations (DevOps)
  • Site Reliability Engineering (SRE)
  • Platform Engineering
  • Kubernetes and Orchestration
  • Edge Computing and IoT Applications
  • Continuous Integration and Development (CI/CD)
  • Digital Transformation
  • Application Modernization
  • Digital Experience Platforms
  • Application Integration
  • Cloud-Native Applications
  • On-premises, Cloud and Hybrid-based Infrastructure

The Latest Insights on Application Development and Modernization

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In this interview as part of our Futurum Tech Webcast – Interview Series, host Shelly Kramer sat down with Josh Teitelman, VP of Customer Experience at Allstacks and John Steinmetz, CTO of Convo Communications, for a conversation about building a high performing engineering team, and what the secret sauce is that makes that goal a reality.

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