License to Integrate: How James Bond Can Save Your Business
This weekend I finally caught the new James Bond film, Spectre.
As a long-time Bond fan I thoroughly enjoyed the movie and its non-stop action
When I returned to work this
week I could not get the movie out of my head. I sat down to write a post for
the company blog on the topic of system integration, but all I could think
about was car chases, damsels in distress, and nefarious villains. It got me
thinking…as someone at the forefront of technology for more than half a
century, who better than James Bond to teach us a few things about integration?
007 has faster reactions than the average Joe, attacking every
problem head on. You need to act fast in business too. Using a code-free
integration platform with pre-built and certified application adapters will
allow your organization to connect and automate processes across your business
systems quickly, so you can gain competitive advantages of efficiency and
Leverage Good Connections
Bond has strong connections with people from many backgrounds
and uses them to the best of their potential. An integration platform with
certified connectors to the leading enterprise systems, databases, and services
ensures your systems are used to the best of their potential, increasing your
Ever since the first movie 53 years ago, the legendary secret
agent has been taking his work mobile. A robust integration platform with a
wide variety of adapters lets you take a leaf out of Bond's book and mobilize
you backend data and processes so employees, customers and partners can take
your work mobile too!
Ever noticed that Bond has been hurt so many times but is still in
top fighting shape? 007 manages to heal after every obstacle thrown at him.
Your integration could benefit from being able to repair itself when a crisis
may hit. An integration platform with a self-healing IMDG architecture will
make you Bond strong!
Move with the Times
Armed with the newest and best gadgets and tools for the trade, Bond
always has a leg up on his opponents. Integrating your systems using a systems
integration platform from a vendor that continuously upgrades its adapters and
platform technologies helps you grow your business and gain an advantage over
James Bond has been around for
53 years, and there are many lessons we could learn from him. Integrating your
systems can save you money, increase staff time efficiency, and improve your
ROI. If there's one lesson you can take away from Her Majesty’s most trusted secret
agent, it’s that integration really Bond's your systems!