Archive for the ‘Outsourcing Ukraine’ Category
How are you going to be able to test? How are deliveries going to work? How much time am I going to have to spend working with the dev team if they are remote versus in house?
At least once, most companies have faced the decision whether or not to engage remote developers for a new software dev project. Then comes weighing all the pros and cons of bringing new developers on board versus working with a remote team that is not only in a different building, but in a different country.
A few of our project managers have some answers for a few of the common questions we get from companies new to working with remote teams.
Categories: Outsourcing Offshore, Outsourcing SMB's, Outsourcing Ukraine, Project Management, Software Development, startups, Virtual Teams |
Do you need to prove to potential investors that your idea is worth funding? Or are you wondering how best to validate your idea out in the market? Or maybe you are looking at a new technology to improve or enhance your existing system but not sure if it will work as needed?
Sounds like you are at the Proof of Concept (POC) stage and Softjourn can help! Read more to see two POC solutions we`ve recently worked on.
Categories: Outsourcing Offshore, Outsourcing SMB's, Outsourcing Ukraine, Software Development, startups, Ukraine |
iCard, turned to Softjourn, because of our considerable experience in prepaid cards, to assist them in developing an app that will allow customers to purchase electronic gift cards directly through their mobile phone. Included helping define the api and developing mobile apps using the cross-platform tool, Xamarin –
Categories: Mobile Development, Outsourcing SMB's, Outsourcing Ukraine, Software Development, Virtual Teams |
Thanks to many many people in Softjourn, we have been collecting experience in the prepaid industry. According to a recent study by the Federal Reserve over 7 % or about 1 in 13 American households does not use a checking or savings account, and over a quarter of households rely regularly on “alternative financial services” like payday lenders or pawn shops. The increased use of gift cards is also driving the industry. Whatever the area in prepaid, Softjourn has the experience.
Categories: Innovation, Mobile Development, Outsourcing Ukraine, Software Development, startups, Ukraine |
It is no secret for many people that IT is having an impact on Ukraine’s future. Despite the turmoil in southeastern Ukraine, the IT sector is growing, in terms of both providing services and developing product for the Ukraine market as well as for the international market. Not too long ago I wrote a short piece about some of the things that need to happen in order to keep development moving forward –
Categories: entrepreneurs, Outsourcing Ukraine, Software Development, Ukraine, Venture Capital |
As part of the World Bank’s report on Ukraine, they interviewed a number of entrepreneurs, as to what can be done to move industry forward, for this video. I was one of the participants.
Categories: Outsourcing Ukraine, Ukraine |
The European Bank for Reconstruction & Development (EBRD) recently announced plans to start a Private Equity Fund in 2015 in Ukraine. As announced by the UBRD Director for Ukraine Shevko Adzhuner this fund will be focused on technology companies including IT industry. The fund size is planned to be approximately $50 to $60 million USD.
We are very excited to see this continued development and assistance in developing the IT industry in Ukraine. (In Russian) http://interfax.com.ua/news/press-conference/236367.html
Categories: Outsourcing Ukraine, startups, Ukraine, Venture Capital |
This is often a question that we get. Recently one of our Senior testers took on the challenge to answer this and other common questions on automated testing.
Thank you Maryna Tsymashevych, for the great article on automating testing and what it takes! – http://bit.ly/1wUp6mS
Categories: Outsourcing SMB's, Outsourcing Ukraine, Project Management |
If you are interested in what this is, check it out! http://www.softjourn.com/Continuous-Delivery
Categories: entrepreneurs, Outsourcing Offshore, Outsourcing SMB's, Outsourcing Ukraine, Project Management, Software Development, Virtual Teams |