Spiralling OPEX – caused by epidemic levels of complexity and rigid / frail business systems – will ensure the success of enterprise OSGi!
That’s all it takes, really. Pressure and time
The Shawshank Redemption
In OSGi: The Value Proposition – I argued that modularisation was a fundamental requirement if one is to avoid long term system rot and thereby avoid excessive on-going maintenance costs.
Kirk Knoernschild’s keynote presentation at the London JAX conference this week promises a fascinating exploration of this and related themes.
Quoting from Kirk’s latest post concerning his JAX keynote …
As a system evolves, its complexity increases unless work is done to maintain or reduce it.
For a long time, a central ingredient has been missing. But not for much longer, because the enterprise will get its OSGi!
Well worth attending if you are able!