The "State of AI 2023" report, published this week by Retool, offers a comprehensive overview of the current landscape of artificial intelligence in the workplace. Retool, known for its modern approach to building internal tools, is particularly ...

By Thibault Milan


What frontend framework is the fastest ?

  • 06 Nov 2023

This article is the third installment in a series, which you can access through the following links: How to choose the right front-end architecture? What frontend framework should you choose? So, if you're planning to determine the best front-end ...


Drupalcon Lille 2023: Dries Buytaert's Keynote aligned with Smile's R&D initiatives!

  • 27 Oct 2023

The European Drupalcon 2023, which Smile had the honor of sponsoring, has just concluded in Lille, and I wanted to share here the insights inspired by the keynote speech given by Dries Buytaert, the creator of Drupal (this keynote is ...

By Vincent Maucorps

Transition from a monolith to microservices in 8 steps

  • 26 Oct 2023

Microservices are buzzing! It might be high time to overhaul your monolithic application around this architecture. While they offer numerous advantages, it's equally important to take into account the challenges and potential issues that can ...

By Guillaume Lanthier

Step-by-Step Guide to Migrating to a FaaS Architecture

  • 17 Oct 2023

Adopting a FaaS (Functions as a Service) architecture, also known as "serverless," can bring many benefits, such as automatic scalability, reduced infrastructure costs, and simplified resource management. However, to successfully make this ...

By Jamel Ben Amar

Surpassing Artificial Intelligence by facilitating machine-to-machine communication

  • 10 Oct 2023

As Smile activities cover a large scope of digital services, from early conception, to design, industrialization and support, our R&D effort focuses on specific research topics. We will overview over three articles, research topics to introduce ...

By Jonathan Rivalan

Anatomy of a Modern App

  • 04 Oct 2023

"I've moved my application to the cloud! Am I modern?" Yes! But that's just the first step in making your application future-proof. While the tech community struggles to find a common definition for what constitutes a modern application, at Smile ...

By Guillaume Lanthier

Launching a mobile application: 5 tips for successfully executing your project!

  • 03 Oct 2023

Do you want to start developing a mobile application? Where should you begin, and what should you focus on? Explore essential tips and steps to help you successfully bring your mobile application from conception to deployment. The need for the ...

By David Renoux

What frontend framework should you choose?

  • 11 Sep 2023

This article serves as a follow-up to my previous article on front-end architecture, which can be found here . While it's not necessary to have read the previous article before reading this one, if you're looking to make the best choice for ...

By Tony Cabaye