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cross-platform mobile app

The Future is Cross-Platform – One Code, Multiple Business Benefits

Image credit: @teclogiqs (medium.com) To get an idea of the need for one codebase, just look at the ever-growing diversity in digital devices. We have smartphones, tablets, laptops, cars, and smart watches, among others. Apart from your phone, all other devices also need apps.  Enter cross-platform app development. In this complicated scenario, the cross-platform approach allows you to deploy applications irrespective of the different operating systems and devices. It’s clearly the future. But the purpose of this write-up is to give you a rundown of some of the top gains your business can achieve using the cross-platform mobile development for your... Read More

Cloud migration mistakes to avoid

Don’t let these top 3 issues and pitfalls to get in the way of your successful cloud migration strategy

Image credit: tothenew.com When looking to have an effective plan and strategy for your cloud data migration, there are some big mistakes that you need to know and acknowledge that could otherwise be costly to your business and have a devastating impact.  3- Planning all your data migration at once  Fully completing the data migration process can take a reasonably long time, ranging from a few months to even years especially if tons and tons of data is what is stored in your infrastructure. Experts in the industry almost always recommend migrating the data in stages. And they recommend this for... Read More

moving to microservices

Is moving to microservice architecture really worth it?

Image credit: dev.strategicdigitalab.com The concept of microservices has been around for quite a few years, but they are entering mainstream now. With companies like Amazon, eBay, Netflix, LinkedIn, Uber, and PayPal, being among a few of the leading names who have already moved to microservices. Following the footsteps of these web-giants are the organizations of every size that are either using microservice architecture in development or investigating them – especially those facing maintenance or scalability issues. But is moving to microservices a good idea? What kind of value can this approach bring to your business, and what are its major benefits? Let’s... Read More

Custom Software vs. Off-The-Shelf Software

The build vs. buy dilemma: Why you should invest in Custom Software over Off-the-Shelf

Image credit: simform.com The difference between Custom-Built and Off-the-Shelf Software The simple difference between custom-built, sometimes called bespoke software solution and off-the-shelf software is that the former is made specifically for your needs and your business, whereas the latter is designed around general practices targeting a lot of different business and what they need but not used specifically. Another major difference between off-the-shelf and bespoke software is that: an off-the-shelf piece of software is generally a quick and affordable solution compared to that of custom-built for you. But bespoke is cost-effective in the long run, and this is one of the... Read More