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Mar 3, 2021 9 min

Business Analysis of a New Product: Understanding the Process

share: Even though every new product development process starts with a groundbreaking idea, it may not be the right one for your customer needs. What you see as a potential success might not, in reality, find its way to the target audience or survive the competition. Furthermore, even a new product in demand might struggle…

design pattern
Feb 26, 2021 11 min

Developing in Swift: In Search for the Best iOS Design Pattern

share: There are about 4.4 million applications one can download from the Apple App Store, according to Statista. iOS apps are usually written in Objective-C and Swift, with the latter being one of the most rapidly growing programming languages today. However, developing apps is a tedious job, although programmers don’t have to reinvent the wheel…

fintech api
Feb 22, 2021 9 min

Open Banking and Fintech API: Ample Opportunities and Hidden Risks

share: Open Banking and fintech APIs serve as a bridge of win-win cooperation between the two sides. APIs stormed the financial sector and are not going to leave it — more than 200 banks have already made use of APIs. There are over 1,400 API products that can be integrated and embedded into other apps…

Lean development concept
Feb 19, 2021 7 min

Great Methodologies: 7 Lean Software Development Principles

share: Have you ever caught yourself thinking after finishing your software development project that you could have done it way simpler, faster and better? “Tell me when I haven’t!” – you may joke. If so, have this quick read to find about 7 Lean Software Development Principles that will help you deliver simpler, faster and…

Feb 17, 2021 8 min

How Long Does It Take to Develop an App?

share: In the time of digitalization, the number of people using their iOS and Android devices to look for products and services online is rapidly growing. Mobile apps providing quicker and more efficient access to these have become a requirement almost for any kind of business, no matter the industry. Meanwhile, launching the product at…

microservices architecture monolithic
Feb 15, 2021 9 min

A Quick Guide to Monolithic vs Microservices Architecture

share: Software architecture is a foundation for building a system that can meet different criteria — technical, operational, and even business ones. Having the right kind of architecture determines how efficient the development process will be, as well as the final product’s performance and scalability.  It can also affect the entire company and its future,…

Feb 12, 2021 8 min

Top 5 Financial Data Visualization Tools to Use in 2021

share: The finance industry produces tons of data. They help businesses conduct analyses, recognize trends, increase performance, improve their products and services, set realistic goals, and make informed decisions. However, it’s important not only to collect and process information but also to deliver it to readers in a simple and conceivable manner. It’s difficult to…

sales and customer service
Feb 10, 2021 8 min

3 Types of CRM Software Systems to Use in 2021

share: There is no business without customers, which is why it is essential to build a relationship with them and consistently maintain that relationship by creating an ever-improving experience. Moreover, with the changes brought into the world during 2020, it is now especially critical to give your customers a personalized touch to retain them. This,…

sdlc template 2021
Feb 8, 2021 8 min

Software Development Life Cycle Template 2021

share: SDLC templates have been changing with the course of history. Its modifications reflect the ongoing progress in the information technology sector. So, what does SDLC 2021 look like and how does it differ from its predecessors? Read on and find out! written by: Veroniсa Chizh SDLC templates have been changing with the course of…

Feb 5, 2021 7 min

Web App vs. Desktop App: What Is the Difference?

share: Many apps play a huge role in our everyday and business lives, allowing us to make payments, manage meetings, create and edit content, analyze data, and much more. In 2019, users downloaded 204 billion desktop and web applications, and this is just the beginning. This figure is expected to grow to 258 billion in…

app mvp
Feb 2, 2021 8 min

What Is an MVP App?

share: With the number of mobile apps increasing daily and the development process becoming more and more demanding due to the rising competition, it has become especially important to make sure that the product you are going to build is something target users want and are ready to pay for. This, in turn, can be…

DevOps implementation
Jan 28, 2021 8 min

6 Steps to Implement DevOps from Scratch

  share: These days, in order to stay competitive companies, have to follow continuously changing trends and adapt to rapidly transforming consumer behaviors, wants, and needs. On top of that, products and services are expected to be developed and delivered faster and with timely marketing campaigns preceding. All that is only possible with help of…

cloud java computing
Jan 26, 2021 9 min

Cloud-Native Java Trends in 2021

share: Over the past few years, the popularity of cloud-native technologies has been rapidly increasing due to their high flexibility and adaptability to business needs. This advancement helps build better software faster and stay well ahead of competitors. So, let’s have a look at the latest сloud-native Java trends and discuss what to expect in…

microservices versus web services
Jan 21, 2021 6 min

Microservices vs Web Services: What Is the Difference?

share: The techs are developing almost at the sound speed nowadays. Now and then another piece of tech appears and you may find yourself at a loss – what’s this and what’s that? In this article, we will compare microservices vs web services. What are they, what do they serve for in software development projects,…

why do companies outsource
Jan 19, 2021 9 min

Why Do Companies Choose to Outsource Work?

share: As the global competition keeps increasing, businesses of all sizes turn to outsourcing as one of their main strategies. It turns out that over one-third of all small businesses outsource at least one of their processes, while giants like Microsoft and Google (among others) have as many contractors as direct employees — from marketing…