stovepipe application

stovepipe application

A stand-alone program. It implies an application that does not integrate with or share data or resources with other applications. See stovepipe development.
Copyright © 1981-2019 by The Computer Language Company Inc. All Rights reserved. THIS DEFINITION IS FOR PERSONAL USE ONLY. All other reproduction is strictly prohibited without permission from the publisher.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
One result is integration of speech beyond what was previously considered a stovepipe application within the telephony organization.
Whether it's an in-house facility, outsourced center, virtual call center or self-service application, the barrier to achieving these objectives is the inflexible stovepipe applications that support the contact center process.
Enterprise messaging systems allow stovepipe applications to communicate events and to exchange data while remaining physically independent.