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For years, and still today, many people believe that the language barrier will prevent successful outsourcing. Although it is possible for language differences to pose an issue, the real problem normally lies in a failure to communicate. Even when the client and the outsourcer speak the same language — such as when an outsourcer in […]

Developing a project can be challenging enough without trying to make do with the wrong technology. However, with the abundance of tools and platforms currently available, it can be difficult to make a selection. Since there is no “one-size-fits-all” solution, choosing the right development technology must involve an analysis of the project that is to […]

The aim of software testing is to ensure good quality software. Good quality software means it has less defects or issues, it works well, and does what it needs to do. However, the results of a recently published survey of 1,600 IT professionals from 32 countries revealed some troubling statistics. Although 85 percent stated that […]

Application development is expected to remain of major importance over the coming years. Using cloud-based assets for developing, testing and deploying applications has already been proven to provide significant benefits, and the paybacks are only going to increase. The following information can help you to understand why developing apps in the cloud is better than […]

All About BOTS

Written by   June 29, 2017

Bots are software programs that are used extensively for automating tasks that users would normally have to do for themselves. Examples of basic bots are those that add appointments to the user’s calendar, make dinner reservations or display a list of movies showing in the area. What Are Chatbots? The form of bots known as […]

API Development

Written by   June 29, 2017

What is the most important aspect that eBay, Photoshop, Amazon, Apple iPhone, AutoCAD, Google, Microsoft Office and Lego Mindstorms have in common? Although they are all widely known and highly popular, if you look a bit deeper, you will find that the answer is application programming interfaces, more commonly known as APIs. All around the […]

Common Outsourcing Myths

Written by   June 29, 2017

For many years, companies have been outsourcing certain tasks in an effort to improve the organization’s operations. Whether the desired outcome is increased profitability, better customer service or greater operating efficiency, the overall goal is typically to give the company a competitive edge. The precise reasons for choosing to outsource a project vary by company. […]

Most analysts name four innovations that have disrupted how businesses deliver IT services to their customers and employees. These are the mainframe computer, the mini-computer, the personal computer and the Internet. The fifth wave of disruptive innovation is currently underway. This is the convergence of social, mobile, analytics and cloud technologies commonly called SMAC. Each […]

As the 21st century dawned, a new method of developing software was introduced. This was called the agile method of development. Agile development breaks a large software project into smaller pieces that can be completed — and often deployed — separately. These small development cycles are called sprints. The goal is to complete one part […]

Companies have been outsourcing their software development for decades, and it is still a stable, viable complement or even an alternative to in-house development. The reduced costs associated with outsourcing must certainly be considered; wages are substantially lower in most of the countries in which outsourcers are located than they are in most Western countries. […]

In terms of revenue, Microsoft is the world’s largest software company. Part of its popularity has been due to the ease with which various software can be integrated to offer solutions that were once cumbersome or impossible to achieve. If you are planning an in-house Microsoft project, however, you are likely to encounter difficulties in […]

The modern economy is a highly competitive, global marketplace. Competing requires all businesses to streamline, optimize and improve efficiencies while simultaneously enhancing customer service. To further their goals, many companies have already implemented some type of business process management, or BPM, to help them meet their goals while simplifying how they achieve them. The benefits […]

Software development can be challenging enough if the project requires only one or two people, but the challenges often increase disproportionately as the number of team members increases. When you have to coordinate a team that is geographically separated, it can seem daunting. However, there are some excellent reasons to combine domestic and offshore resources. […]

Pride Wireless – from Zero to Launch When wireless industry veteran Patrick Adams decided to found PRIDE Wireless, a niche Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) focused on the global LGBTQ and supporters market, he knew that he would need help creating a robust customer experience, high-touch customer service, billing and customer self management system to […]

When discussing the tech world, the media is quick to use phrases such as “disruptive technology” or “the next big thing.” Sometimes, the description is accurate, but sometimes the technology fizzles out as quickly as it arrived. However, when analysts describe wearable technology as the next big thing, they are not exaggerating.Wearables equip us with […]

  The Internet of Things (IoT) is a term used to describe a network of objects that have software, sensors or hardware to enable the object to connect to the Internet. “Things” began to be connected during the 1980s and 1990s, but these were primarily demonstrations or experiments. Although companies continued to develop and market […]

“SaaS” is shorthand for software as a service, a term used to describe software that resides on and is delivered through the Internet. In other words, the software is installed on the vendor’s server, not the user’s computer. To access the software, users connect to the vendor’s site through the web. For users, SaaS offers […]

Net neutrality, in simple terms, is the concept that access to all content should be available to all users, and all content is offered at the same speed, with loading times subject only to the limitations of the users’ modems and the website’s design. In other words, the ISP cannot take discriminatory actions to prevent […]

The Healthcare Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) was enacted to help protect workers and their dependents who lost their insurance coverage due to a change in employment as well as to safeguard the confidentiality of patient’s health information. The law requires any entity that prints, stores, reviews or otherwise has access to personally identifiable […]