AppAgile is a modular platform-as-a-service (PaaS) offer that combines technical development platforms with readily available business applications from thecloud; businesses can use the platform without extensive development or integration effort.
Platform-as-a-service (PaaS) solutions are taking off. Analysts estimate that the global platform-as-a-service business alone will increase from the current value of about $13 billion to $15 billion in 2017. Entire industries are feeling the impact of digitalization. Fast-paced competition and changing customer behavior, with increased focus on mobility and social interaction, are forcing companies to try out new ideas – fast and without investing time and money in technology set-up.
Platform particularly suited to start with new business concepts – without any expenditures for IT infrastructure and software
Test applications for business innovations in the market – before all other competitors
Opex instead of capex, pay-per-use price model and open source
High costs savings potential in investments in IT, IT operation and licenses, firmly defined SLA
More than just platform-as-a-service: AppAgile
That is where AppAgile comes in. The platform-as-a-service solution provides IT developers with a technical development environment from the cloud. What's more, AppAgile also providesspecialist departmentswith fast access to business applications. The cloud solution offers industry-specific solution packages that can be seamlessly integrated into a company's own application or used with software from external providers. The solution seamlessly connects to corporate CRM andERPsystems, making sure that relevant data can be transported back and forth throughout the entire IT landscape.
AppAgile for Healthcare
Innovations for a networking healthcare system: Whether it is the electronic patient chart, document exchange or the digitized organization of clinics – the platform AppAgile combines single products to one integrated complete solution.
AppAgile for Retail
Innovations for a new customer experience: In retail, AppAgile integrates solutions for proximity marketing, frequency analysis and couponing on one platform.
AppAgile for M2M
New added-value services for customers. AppAgile makes device networking, automated processes from machine to machine as well as new service contracts as add-on for the purchase of devices easy.
Platform-as-a-service for every need
AppAgile is available in two versions:
Developer Edition –The affordable Developer Edition is a traditional platform-as-a-service solution. It can be used to easily and quickly set up applications and to easily migrate current applications to the T-Systems private cloud platform. Businesses can access the AppAgile platform themselves. T-Systems' support team is available during office hours. License-free middleware products and services are included; licensed products are invoiced separately.
Production Edition –The Production Edition of the platform-as-a-service solution is an end-to-end, carefree package for business process support. In this version, T-Systems manages all of the middleware instances that have been ordered. This service is available 24/7 under specified service level agreements (SLAs). Companies can either manage the applications themselves or commission T-Systems to handle specific projects.
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