Everybody hates enterprise apps.
Enterprise is an insult. Why? Because it conjures up images of software with the price of an artistic masterpiece and the soul of a clunky, mass-produced mess.
So, describe a piece of software as “enterprise” and, unless you’re a sales rep, you’re most likely mocking it.
It’s understandable. All of us have fought against a user interface that seemed designed to defeat us. Bewildering arrays of configuration options. Inconsistent behavior. Repeated requests for the same data. (more…)