After several decades of dominance by major software vendors, the practice of designing and deploying business applications is now in flux. Traditional, off-the-shelf software packages are no longer precise or compelling enough for today’s highly competitive marketplace. Collaborative, agile and focused: the new world of software development has arrived. Register for this special Research Webcast to hear Dr. Robin Bloor explain why a fundamental shift in application design is necessary to meet the fast-changing requirements of modern business. He’ll be briefed by David King of Exaptive, who will showcase his company’s rapid application development platform, which leverages a combinatorial marketplace called the Xap store, for sharing and selling data applications and code.