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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Paul Nashawaty, Practice Lead, and Sam Holschuh, Analyst, at The Futurum Group share their insight on the impact of the AWS CEO transition on the cloud computing landscape and developer community.
Navigating the Complexities of Open-Source Security: Insights, Risks, and Mitigation Strategies
Paul Nashawaty, Practice Lead, and Sam Holschuh, Analyst, at The Futurum Group share their insight on the evolving landscape of open-source security threats and mitigation strategies.
Revolutionizing Application Development and Maintenance
Paul Nashawaty, Practice Lead, and Sam Holschuh, Analyst, at The Futurum Group share their insight on vFunction's groundbreaking AI-driven architectural observability, revolutionizing software development and addressing technical debt challenges.
Explore Amazon’s Latest Innovation, Amazon Q, and Its Impact on Software Development and Business Data Analysis
Paul Nashawaty, Practice Lead, and Sam Holschuh, Analyst, at The Futurum Group share their insights on the transformative potential of Amazon Q across software development and business operations.
Lisa Martin shares her insights on modern MarTech with Thomas Been, CMO of Domino Data Lab. They unveil the essence of modern marketing, discuss understanding audience motivations (the art) and how to swiftly address customer needs (the science).

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