Sovereign and transient applications – why SAAS will win

Everything on the web seems to be about AJAX and software as a service (SAAS) these days – but is it just another fad, or will it change the way we work? I think the latter, and I will explain why.br /br /In 1996 Alan Cooper wrote “a href=”http://www.chi-sa.org.za/articles/posture.htm”your programs posture/a”, where he split the […]

Engineers of the West, engineers of the East

Outsourcing is all the rage these days, everything but my pizza delivery seems to be outsourced to India, China or some other far off place that takes away jobs. Years ago the western nations calmed themselves by agreeing that only low-tech production, assembly of paperclips and realdolls, would be outsourced – that complicated products needed […]