What is Glue42 Enterprise?
Benefits for End Users
At the simplest level, Glue42 Enterprise enables communication between windows from separate apps. This approach allows you to enjoy a more efficient workflow by having the right steps for the process delivered at the right time.
By integrating Glue42 Enterprise in your organization's business processes, you can accomplish drastic increase in productivity by greatly reducing the time and effort necessary for the completion of day-to-day tasks. By choosing Glue42 Enterprise, you will avoid the burdensome and financially challenging task of having new apps developed or existing apps modified for your organization.
Unified User Interface
Many apps, receiving and displaying data from multiple sources and working together within a unified user interface, which provides you with the look and feel of a single app.
App Context Synchronization
Enabling apps to sync with each other in order to display contextually relevant data. For example, when a user interacts with one window, other apps update their info to match the user's selection.
Glue42 Enterprise can get notifications from other systems and deliver them in a single unified window, which further facilitates the daily workflow and task organization. Notifications can be prioritized and can also be customized to include user action suggestions so that you can open (with a single click!) the app or set of apps needed to handle the specific situation.
A single search bar in an existing app that enables searches across other systems (across existing apps and backend services) and provides a single set of results. Finding relevant information is now an easy task, you no longer need to go through the trouble of searching through multiple apps or systems one at a time.
Toolbars or windows can be added to one app, which allows you to view and interact with data from another app. For example, viewing CRM data in Outlook or streaming data from a third-party source, such as the Reuters Eikon.
Seamless Legacy Migration
With Glue42 Enterprise it is possible for a modern web app to use parts of a legacy system, or vice versa. This means replacements of legacy systems can start small by using Glue42 Enterprise to deliver each piece of legacy app functionality until it is fully migrated.
User Experience Monitoring
With our Glue42 Insights tool you can follow and evaluate the user journey in order to monitor function usage, time spent in each app, navigation patterns through the app sets. This allows you to further improve the user experience and productivity by acting on the comprehensive metrics data at your disposal.
Remote Configuration & Permissions
With Glue42 Enterprise you can have remote app configuration management, allowing real-time configuration changes, app restrictions and versioning. You can restrict the access of specific user groups to certain apps, for example, or you can even deliver different versions to them.
Benefits for Developers
Componentized Development & Delivery
By utilizing UX integration with Glue42 Enterprise, developers can build new functionalities one piece at a time. This means that different teams can work on different pieces of functionality at the same time, with their own schedules. This is a truly agile approach to development.
No, really - we mean it!! With Glue42 Enterprise, code reuse isn't just a dream. UI Integration allows developers to reuse existing functionalities in new apps. Developers can easily reuse Glue42 components developed by other teams. For example, one team creates a Glue42 component that displays stock prices from a third-party system inside a CRM system. This component can be reused in another project, by another team, say, to display stock prices in Excel.
DevOps Release Process
Release rapidly and often, with low risk. Glue42 Enterprise allows developers to release quickly and often due to the componentized nature of the Glue42 Enterprise platform. The risk is low as the Glue42 window is using existing code from legacy to third-party systems. In addition, Glue42 allows the rollback of Glue42 apps, further lowering the risk. In fact, you can release different versions of an app to different users depending on their permissions.
You have a wide range of Glue42 functionalities at your disposal, which offers you great flexibility in developing your apps. See the Glue42 Concepts section for extensive information on the different APIs that are available for implementing data sharing between apps, as well as for advanced window management.
Metrics & User Feedback
Rapid release of new versions obviously means faster user feedback, but Glue42 Enterprise also provides metrics and developer tools for monitoring app performance, which makes it easy to debug problems.
Use Existing Apps
Glue42 Enterprise harnesses the underlying power of existing apps, such as Microsoft Office, Bloomberg Terminal, Salesforce, NetSuite, and more.