Application integration is of paramount importance to both IT and the business. When done wrong, it came but your organization at a severe disadvantage compared to competitors. The link between application integration, application performance and application monitoring can not be ignored:
Gartner expects application integration costs to rise 33 percent from 2013 to 2016. Jeff Schulman, a group vice president and team manager for Gartner, told the AADI audience that more than half of a new system’s implementation costs will be spent on integration in the next five years.
Read this article on IT Business Edge for more information: Why App Integration May Become a Competitive Advantage