The Code Generation Dilemma

“That’s great, but what do you generate?” We hear this a lot at LANSA from prospects.  Companies are scared to death to move to something which doesn’t generate C#, or PHP, or even RPG.  Here’s the problem: they’re looking in the wrong direction.  I’ve seen advertisements for ‘low-code’ development environments. One vendor even espoused that … Continue reading “The Code Generation Dilemma”



Raising the profile and importance of GS1 Standards for eCommerce

LANSA supports GS1 UK and fellow solution partners at eCommerce Expo 2015 From June 2015 eBay sellers have been required to add product identifiers to their listings for a number of selling categories where the items listed are new or manufacturer refurbished. Product identifiers, like the brand name, Manufacturer Part Number (MPN), or Global Trade … Continue reading “Raising the profile and importance of GS1 Standards for eCommerce”



Modernizing Your eCommerce – You Can’t Set It and Forget It

eCommerce has been around a long time and it is unquestionably pervasive.  While tech trends have come and gone, and fads that were just recently ‘in’ and a ‘must have’ have now become redundant, there is no indication that the trend to sell goods online is slowing down. However, just because a business may have … Continue reading “Modernizing Your eCommerce – You Can’t Set It and Forget It”



Mobile eCommerce – Join the Revolution!

Is “going mobile” on your company’s radar?  If not, it should be because the mobile revolution is growing at an extraordinary pace.  The number of smartphone users is rapidly rising – 42% a year, globally, according to research from Morgan Stanley.  At this rate more and more consumers will rely on their smartphones and tablets … Continue reading “Mobile eCommerce – Join the Revolution!”



The Rise of the Tech Savvy User (and the case for Business Process Integration – Part Two)

Oscar Wilde once said, “It is a very sad thing that nowadays there is so little useless information.”  The year was 1894. If only he was alive today to witness a civilization now firmly addicted to data. Studies from UCSD (University of California San Diego) state that, in 2008, American households were bombarded with 3.6 … Continue reading “The Rise of the Tech Savvy User (and the case for Business Process Integration – Part Two)”