As part of the DZone Expert Insights Series — a collection of contributed articles written by industry experts in enterprise software categories — Siarhei Valenda, Head of Automated Information Systems Development at LeverX Group, explains why enterprise software integration is crucial for smooth company operation and how to build a unified IT ecosystem.
Siloed enterprise systems have always been a significant obstacle to smooth operation. In practice, software from various suppliers, developed using different technologies, couldn’t ensure this. Instead of operating seamlessly, companies locked access to valuable and relevant data, lost orders, partially completed agreements, and lost revenue opportunities. In 2020, the impact of these issues became far more apparent due to COVID-19 and accelerated Cloud migration.