01 Oct 2022

 

Building an amazing software product or service is never easy, but a robust quality assurance program helps developers efficiently avoid many common pitfalls.

12 Sep 2022

Whether you are looking to complete a project under the framework of standard project management principles or an adapted methodology, like Agile for software development, you need to consider that there is always a high probability for project failure.

19 Aug 2022

The goal of DevOps is to improve collaboration and communication between development and operations teams to deliver software that is high quality by eliminating risks and lowering costs. DevOps initiatives have evolved over the last two decades allowing teams to become more efficient, innovative, and effectively iterate. As existing development systems age, DevOps processes continue to mature which eliminates certain risks and creates transparency. In this post we will look at what is a DevOps lifecycle, a maturity model, the components and phases of that model, and how you can measure its success.

28 Jul 2022

The product backlog is critically important to the success of a project. It ensures your team is working on the most important and valuable tasks. Understanding how to best create and organize your product backlog is key to planning out development work and knowing what you need to do to deliver the best quality product. Here’s what you need to know about product backlog items in Scrum. 

20 Jul 2022

LGTM is an acronym that’s often part of GitHub code reviews. Many code authors and reviewers are familiar with it. The problem? Sometimes, these four letters aren’t enough to provide full context. You need to have a solid process in place to be able to use the acronym well. Keep reading to learn what LGTM means, and how you can leverage it as part of an effective code review process for your next project.

01 Jun 2022

1. Context and requirements

Recently, a client had the need to enable users to register/login without an email on a platform built upon the .NET stack using ASP.NET Identity. The scenario is easy to understand: Most of your target users won't have an email account but they will have a phone number available.

02 May 2022

Full-stack software developers are widely considered some of the best and most technical developers in the IT industry. They add a lot of value to the team and can provide valuable insight throughout the development process because of their technical skill sets and high-powered delivery. However, because they have such a wide range of skills, they can be hard to find. When hiring a software delivery professionals, in whatever phase your project is in, full-stack developers are a coveted role.

29 Mar 2022

There are a lot of opinions about which organizational processes should be used to manage software development. They can depend on the previous experience of the team, whether or not to try something new, or if current processes need to be tightened up. The most commonly used project management philosophy in the technology space is Agile/Scrum or some derivative therein.

All opinions aside, when you’re using the Scrum framework, there are specific things you can implement to set yourself up for success and having a Scrum Product Backlog is one of them. In this post, we’ll tell you everything you need to know about these backlogs and how you can maintain them for your software development project.

20 Jan 2022

Software projects can fail due to bad management. That fear can often drive managers to take too much control and start micromanaging people. The problem? This level of involvement can actually cause you to lose sight of what's important, and ultimately do more harm than good. So how do you know if you're micromanaging your software development project? Keep reading this post to find out.

04 Jan 2022

In our mission to support our partners through highly effective development efforts, we’re proud to report that we’ve been recognized as a Clutch leader in 2021! According to their latest research, we’re among the top 1000 vendors that showcase the highest level of service quality.