Big data analytics provides a competitive edge for business organizations across various industries. It enables businesses to transform and improves operations by minimizing risks, reduce overheads and overall improve performance.
Big data analytics provides a competitive edge for business organizations across various industries. It enables businesses to transform and improves operations by minimizing risks, reduce overheads and overall improve performance.
Today, mobile application is becoming increasingly more present than ever in our everyday lives – from shopping, to entertainment, and various business tasks. Many businesses are transitioning to mobile and thus, looking to efficiently develop a mobile application for their own business. However, there’s always a lingering question of whether your mobile app will be well received by the public audience or not. So, to reduce the risks inherent with mobile development project, app owners can build a minimum viable product (MVP) mobile app to assess users’ reception against real data to ensure market validation. An MVP will allow app owners to continuously improve their app through users’ feedbacks, as well as helping them to apply their findings to build a product with better chance for succeeding in the market place.
When it comes to blockchain software development, many organizations usually consider the two options of either hiring Blockchain specialist in-house or hiring offshore developers. Today, Vietnam emerged as one of the popular software outsourcing destinations, together with other countries of Asia. In this article, we examine the reasons why companies should hire Blockchain developers in Vietnam for their Blockchain-powered solution development.
Today, business organizations have come to realized that in order to remain competitive in the new digital economy, their business software development teams have to keep innovating to deliver software-driven solutions incorporating new technologies such as AI/Machine Learning, Blockchain, etc. in order improve operational efficiency, attract new customers, and retain existing ones. Together with digital transformation initiatives, the demand for applications is expected to continue growing in the near future. Thus, the demand for skilled software engineers is also anticipated to rise as a result. It’s becoming a common challenge for companies to find and recruit experienced software developers for their development projects due to shortage of IT talents, especially when time is of the essence. To solve the problems of shortage of IT developers, many companies are now hiring offshore to fulfill the demand. Among the popular outsourcing destinations, Vietnam has risen as a promising choice for software development outsourcing. Vietnam is home to the large number of skilled software developers with expertise in various programming languages and advanced technologies, along with experience in many industries. Hiring software developers in Vietnam can be a viable options for business organizations looking to quickly scale their development teams in an efficient way, at the same time reducing hiring costs, and overall select a reliable software outsourcing partner.
Today, companies are drowning in an overwhelming amount of data which is critical for their digital transformation needs and also necessary for other business operations activities. It’s worth noting that a large portion of data collected is unstructured kind originating from various sources, including: text, images as well as audio and video. Data in the form of text might include customers’ review of product or services shared on social media or website and other channels. Again, as mentioned in previous blog article, data would be useless gathering those data if companies are not able to extract insights out of it. However, for unstructured data generated in the form of text as well as others such as images, audio, and video, how do business organizations can extract insight or take advantage of those data assets? The answer is by utilizing Machine Learning technologies, in particular Natural Language Processing (NLP). Traditionally speaking, it has been difficult for machine to fully comprehend the context of human language conversing. Thanks to Machine Learning technologies, software program can now better determine the uncertainty in human language. Specifically, with data comes in “text” form, business organizations definitely have the potential and capability to analyze and derive information out of those text data assets, which could come from both internal and external channels. By applying Natural Language Processing (NLP), business organizations can extract patterns and derive understanding within these forms of text data. NLP helps machine to learn, and understand the meaning of the human language. With that, businesses can improve their digital business operations via website, improve their products and make them easier to use, or enhance service by analyzing feedbacks – NLP enable companies to accomplish all those objectives and then some. Leveraging the power of NLP can help companies to determine the plans to take advantage of those insights information in order to streamline business process and driving growth.
When it comes to mobile app development, many companies often encounter the issues of budget limitation and also the need to introduce the app to market in within a short period of time. Native app development for both iOS and Android always require mobile developers to develop two code base with 2 different technology stacks resulting in longer development time and higher costs. In the recent years, cross-platform app development has emerged as a solution which can help reduce cost and speed-up the time-to-market while still ensuring the high quality. React-native development is one successful example of this. Generally speaking, native mobile app development (Java/Kotlin for Android, Swift/Objective-C for iOS) usually provide an overall better app experience to users when compared to cross-platform apps, which could be quite not as smooth or seamless. However, similar to React Native solution, Flutter has recently gained popularity from the app developers’ community as one of the preferred cross-platform solution. Browsing the app store to check out a number of cross-platform apps created using Flutter, users probably cannot tell those Flutter apps apart from other native apps as the app performance is almost identical to native ones which is just as seamless and smooth. Recently, many app owners have decided to adopt Flutter for their app development requirements and fell in love with it as Flutter made cross-platform app development become a lot more efficient and interesting. Flutter seems to be a highly promising mobile app solution. So, what are the advantages of Flutter that make app development companies use it?
Without data scientists and machine learning engineers turning raw data into actionable insights, data is just data sitting in silos providing zero value. Today, more and more business organizations are considering adopting and apply data science and machine learning for their business to unlock the huge potential values and benefit those technologies offer. This also increase the value of data scientist who can help extract valuable insights out of the colossal amount of data. As mentioned in previous blog posts, it’s an undeniable fact that businesses are drowning themselves with data. Thus, It’s becoming clear that businesses need to process and analyze those data in order unlock the valuable powerful insights. In this article, we explore how data scientists can help companies to leverage the powerful capacity of data science to drive growth and examine the overall benefits data science can bring to businesses.
In 2019, more and more businesses organizations, especially small and medium businesses have started to understand and realized the value of developing their own mobile application in order to communicate and increase engagement on a highly personalized level with their customers. Mobile applications are being present in many aspects of our daily lives, from shopping to entertaining, learning and businesses. Without a doubt, mobile applications offer many marketing advantages for small and medium businesses – enhancing customer loyalty, improving brand awareness and image, as well as increase employees’ productivity. Investing in mobile application development seems to be necessary for business growths. In this article, we take a look at the advantages that mobile app development can provide to businesses, particularly to the Small-Medium Enterprise (SME) ones.
New technologies such as Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, as well as Data Science and Analytics are becoming key to competitive advantage - allowing businesses to innovate and compete in the new era of digital economy. Data is becoming more and more relevant and critical to success for companies across multiple industries – being able to successfully apply analytics and integrate new technologies across business will provide more business value and enhance productivity, helping businesses staying ahead of competition compared to their competitors who don’t. However, even though Data Science and Analytics can provide many amazing benefits for businesses organizations, it’s still a challenge to successfully adopt and apply Data Science and Analytics across businesses. Without a good data strategy and competent team of data scientist to extract useful information and insights from data, businesses would waste valuable resources and the big data collected lose all element of its usefulness. Thus, it’s critical that businesses have a solid data strategy in place and have a team of skilled data scientists to analyze and manage data and find insights, discover useful intelligence for businesses. In this article, we explore the importance of having a good data strategy and the important factors that businesses need to consider to fully take advantage of Data Science.
As a business owner, when it comes to web technology, it’s important that you choose the right technologies in order to improve your product’s performance, and usability to provide customers with a unique, interesting, and highly personalized experience. Staying on top of the latest web development trends could offers businesses a competitive edge to stay ahead in the new ear of digital economy. Specifically, software development companies are always looking out for ways to adapt in the increasingly competitive world of web development. Thus, it’s important that software development companies keep an eyes on the web development trends that shape 2019 as well as the coming years.
We are in the midst of the digital economy, where business data is generated at a very enormous volume on a daily basis (2.5 quintillion bytes of data a day), and deriving insights out of such data is one key challenge that business organizations in all industries are facing. Successfully analyzing data and derive insights can help companies to have a better understanding of customers behaviors and their spending habits, adequately respond to the increasing in demand by consumers. Additionally, this also allows marketing and sales team to create better and more effective marketing campaign, executing cross-selling and up-selling more efficiently, etc. In this article, we explore how adopting the new technologies of machine learning and predictive analytics can help companies gain greater insight into their business and customers as well as the market, making a more accurate business predictions and guide business to greater success.
In the age of digital transformation, the majority of businesses are moving away from legacy system of traditional on-premises CRM to cloud-based CRM solution (Salesforce CRM) to address availability, mobility, It resources efficiency and scalability challenges for businesses. For companies looking for a CRM solution with powerful capacity meeting their needs, Salesforce CRM is the solution to opt for. TP&P technology can provide your company with an end-to-end CRM solution, ensuring that our professional Salesforce service is custom tailored to address all your specific CRM requirements. And, we are excited to announce that TP&P Technology is now Certified Registered Salesforce Consulting Partner.
The industry of web application development is constantly evolving with the introduction and adoption of new technologies (e.g. Chatbots, Recommender system, etc.) to meet the increase in demand of customers’ expectations. Companies must have a sound strategy in order to continue interact and communicate with their customers as well as potential ones, all so that they convert and retain their customers – keeping shoppers happy and loyal. Custom web application development aims to solve various technical related problems such as cross-platform, and cross-browser compatibility, as well as security and scalability. Moreover, advanced custom web applications can also help businesses to provide a high level of personalization, bringing a unique and interesting browsing experience, thus connecting with their customers better.
In the recent years, Blockchain technology has been adopted by various industries in order to improve and solving many specific industry-related problems. Blockchain provides companies a secure way to record all digital transactions and events/interactions on a distributed ledger. The power of blockchain technology is enormous and can provide many benefits to business organizations, their customers, and other parties involved. Blockchain technology was originally developed for the purpose of recording and secure Bitcoin transactions, but it has quickly evolved beyond the use of crypto assets trading with many companies - especially in the finance industry - applying Blockchain to improve the effectiveness of their business processes and increase profitability. In its simplest sense, Blockchain technology enables a secure way for the exchange of data between participants and provides a public ledger recording all digital transactions or interactions which is decentralized and can be accessed among a distributed network of computers. Specifically, blockchain technology possess many features and chracteristics that could be useful for solving many existing problems in the logistics industry and supply chain management.
We are in the midst of digital transformation where many business operations and activities are carried out by the use of software. Those companies that are looking to turn their ideas into working software may find that the process of developing software is not only difficult and time-consuming, but hiring the right team of software developers can be just as overwhelming. Moreover, due to the shortage of developers in the IT industry, the demand for skilled software engineers will only increase, given the growing dependency of software in business as well as our daily lives. Many business organizations have been turning into software development outsourcing service as a solution for their staffing problems. Software outsourcing companies can provide a range of services that help business organizations with their IT projects requirements including team extension, staffs augmentation, or setting up offshore development center etc. so that difficult development projects can be quickly completed with no long-term employment commitment. However, it’s no easy task to hire the right software outsourcing company, companies must conduct their due diligence before finalizing on choosing one. In this article, we explore the important areas of software outsourcing in order to help business owners properly planning their IT project, and also ensuring that the outsourcing partner is best suitable for specific business.
Businesses across multiple industries are going through digital transformation with artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) playing a significant role ensuring the success of business organizations’ transformation. Whether it’s healthcare, finance, automotive, or retail and e-commerce, machine learning and artificial intelligence technologies are being used by companies of all size across those industries. In this digital age, organizations are now being swamped with business data and the challenge is to transform that data into business insights, providing competitive advantage and success for companies.
It’s a mobile-first world, so mobile application is still one of the critical channels that business organizations use to interact, communicate, and taking care of their customers as well as potential customers. New technologies and digital transformations offers businesses new opportunities as well as challenges in the quest of attract and retain new customers. The challenge here is that there is a discrepancy between custom-tailored service experience and mass personalization aimed at customers. Without unique and personalized experience, it would be difficult to make your mobile app stand out among the already crowded app market place. Machine learning technology helps business to achieve the personalization goals, distinct themselves from mass personalization, providing customers an awesome, tailored made app using experience. Moreover, machine learning technology allows companies to create algorithm and application that can simulate human conversation and assisting them with many daily trivial tasks.
Microservices has been gaining popularity in the recent years with more and more software development companies increasingly adopting Microservices to speed up their software application development process as well as improving agility. Moreover, with cloud services, DevOps, and mobile application becoming the focus technologies of the near future, Microservices will play a critical role in enabling software companies to move away from the traditional monolith development, which is likely to become obsolete in the cloud era. Here are the top 5 benefits that software companies can derive from adopting Microservices architecture for their application development:
We are in the midst of fourth industrial revolution (or industry 4.0), where the introduction of innovative technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning transforming the way companies across various industries operate their businesses. In particular, businesses organizations that are in the retail industry or e-commerce companies have been using advanced AI powered and machine learning applications including Recommender system, Chatbot, Predictive Analytics system, etc. to innovate and enhance their business processes. A number of big Retail and E-commerce players like Amazon, Alibaba, Wal-Mart, Flipkart have successfully incorporated AI and Machine Learning technologies across their entire sales cycles from logistics to sales to post-sales services, thus improve results as well as business processes. Now, many other Retails and E-Commerce companies might question whether they can adopt AI and Machine Learning for their business needs. The answer is YES, and you do not have to be a large enterprise in order to take advantage of the immense benefits provided from using Machine Learning technology. In this article, we explore how both e-commerce and retails companies of any size can use Machine Learning applications to enhance their business – in order to increase sales and reducing costs – staying ahead of the competition.
The software development industry has been changing at a very rapid pace thanks to the introduction of new technologies such as Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain. Those technologies help innovate and transform software into an integral part of people’s everyday lives. For example: some applications in Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence such as Chatbots will become highly advanced in the near future, allowing businesses to provide their customers with a highly personalized and custom tailored service experience. One of the undisputed facts in the IT industry is that one technology can easily disappear due to lack of progress and also because other technologies can do the same things better and easier. Thus, software development outsourcing companies need to stay up to date with the latest trends of technologies to ensure they can stay ahead of the competition in the near and long-term future. In this article, we discuss some of the trends that going to be dominant in 2019:
Over the last decade, cloud computing has been making significant and fundamental shift in the IT industry. Cloud computing technologies enable businesses to do things with speed and in a more agile way compared to traditional IT models. Businesses organizations that are not yet adopted cloud technology for their IT infrastructure might question how different is cloud technology compared to traditional IT model? The following are few areas of IT that have been transformed by the cloud computing solution.
Salesforce is the world leading CRM which can offer retails businesses many capabilities meeting all of their CRM requirements such as record and track customers’ purchase, as well as carrying out targeted email marketing campaigns. One of the questions that get asked the most by retailers is how and what they can do to get the most out of Salesforce CRM? Clearly, Salesforce CRM is a powerful system. Properly implementing and utilizing Salesforce can offer many attractive advantages to businesses, for example: from business data gathered, retailers can produce deep customer insights information in order to provide a custom tailored, and personalized service that customers have come to expect across all channels. Here are three ways Salesforce CRM can to help improve customer experience for your retail business:
In the recent years, DevOps (a term originated by the combined expression of 'Software Development' and 'information technology Operations’) has been gaining traction with more and more companies looking to implementing DevOps in their business environment. The DevOps practice has been evolving as “the answer” to address many challenges that companies in the IT industries often encounter. This includes problems in collaboration and team-work due to the old model of teams working in “silos”, as well as difficulties in testing and finding bugs and uncertainty in deployment of changes and new features etc. Implementing DevOps will not only help businesses to increase visibility during the software development lifecycle (SDLC), but also improves collaboration between teams and minimize the difficulties in testing, finding bugs and errors and other issues. In particular, DevOps has now becoming one of the must-have requirements for many start-ups. In this article, we explore how implementing DevOps can be beneficial to businesses.
In the previous blog posts, we have explored the advantages (as well as some disadvantages) of using Golang for software development projects of various kinds. This time, we take a closer look to understand how Golang stacks up against other popular technology such as Node.js and whether a software developer should switch from Node.js to the rising star that is Golang. Let’s find out how the competition stack up.
One of the most encountered questions when many companies embark on building an app for their business is to choose the suitable technology meeting all their unique business requirements. In the past few years, developers are provided with a plethora of choices for their app development technology stack, and Go programming language (or Golang) has emerged as one of the most popular pick for their project. Recently, many developers have adopted Golang as this new technology is particularly suitable for projects which require high speed, security, and high modularity. Furthermore, with Golang programming language, the technology stack for building application can be simplified a lot as many necessary tools are already available in Go itself. In this article, we explore further the advantages of using Golang for various software development projects.
While software outsourcing has established itself as a trend in the past decade, choosing among the global pool of outsourcing vendors can actually be a challenge. There are many factors that need to be considered to ensure the success of outsourcing process. In this article, we explore some of the important factors that customer companies should ask their offshore vendor to make outsourcing a successful endeavor.
Blockchain development has been a buzzing word for recent years. However, when entering the brand new technology, Blockchain developers and Blockchain companies might encounter numerous challenges due to the complexity of Blockchain on applying to the new products. Therefore, some crucial principles as a guideline would be helpful in making the process of developing using Blockchain technology less challenging and more fruitful.
Many manufacturing businesses typically focus on productions planning, scheduling, and management when it comes to their business strategy and vision. As a result, this takes the attention away from some other business applications such as CRM (Customer Relationship Management) which can help improve sales and marketing efforts. A question that get asked quite often is whether manufacturing business need a dedicated CRM system (e.g. Salesforce CRM) since many of them already have ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) system in place. Many manufacturers think that they don’t need one since they feel that their sales team already have a working customer management process in place using traditional method (e.g. Microsoft Excel Spreadsheets and Outlook, calendar etc.). In this article, we’ll explore the benefits of how integrating a CRM system such as Salesforce CRM can bring to manufacturing businesses and the reasons why manufacturers should acquire one.
Salesforce CRM (Customer Relationship Management) system provides numerous benefits to companies such as increase sales, and improve customer service as well as team collaboration and efficiency etc. In the previous blog posts, we explained the importance as well as challenges of Salesforce CRM integration. Similarly, the process of Salesforce implementation can also become quite difficult for businesses when migrating from legacy system into Salesforce cloud. In this article, we’ll examine a number of important points on how to implement Salesforce CRM efficiently and successfully, especially when it comes to the some of the most encountered problems associated with business process and migrating data from legacy system.
Blockchain development and its applications have been recognized over the past few years. However, not all software companies could successfully take full advantage of this new tech. A software development company should take into account a variety of aspects when thinking of putting Blockchain into their development process. Meanwhile, Blockchain developers also the key factors that contribute to the success of Blockchain companies on the new journey.
Business in 2019 is becoming more competitive than ever with a strong demand to transform and provide customers with pleasant and unique experiences, as well as allowing employees and other technical stakeholders with immediate access to business data. And this can’t be achieved through the continuous use of old legacy systems and siloed apps and their data. Salesforce CRM, the number 1 CRM in the world, provides many capabilities as well as flexibility allowing business organizations to integrate its system with many other apps (including both cloud and on-premises app). As explained in the previous blog articles, Salesforce integration is important and business organizations should consider integrate other applications with Salesforce system in order to have a 360 degree view of their customers as well as other important business data.
Salesforce is the leader in the CRM world, thus data migration is one of the most encountered topics for Salesforce deployment. The question at hand is how to successfully perform a migration of legacy data into Salesforce while to preserving all history. Like any typical migrating process, there might be difficulties and potential problems which make enterprise hesitate or avoid the migration process completely leading to companies not reaching their maximum potential and growth target. With careful planning and thorough preparation, migration process can be done properly, thus ensuring success. In this article, we provide a handful of useful tips which business organizations can apply for successful data migration.
With MuleSoft, Salesforce who is already the global number 1 CRM provider, will be able to help and facilitate their customers in the quest of digital transformations, allowing them to unlock data belong in the old legacy systems, as well as making those data work across systems, between cloud apps and devices. This will help business leaders to make better, informed decisions and also provide an ultimate connected experiences for other business users. Generally speaking, MuleSoft provides companies with an integration platform to interconnect all their enterprise applications together (both cloud and on-premise), allowing users to access and manage corporate data from a number of different sources within their enterprise application system. As a result, this capacity allows Salesforce to integrate with a plethora of applications in the enterprise applications landscape.
Blockchain development was created initially to serve as the public transaction ledger. Thanks to the Blockchain development, Bitcoin emerged and helped a lot in reducing the double-spending problem in the traditional banking industry when getting rid of the role of trusted central authority. More and more applications from Blockchain platform especially those used by cryptocurrencies bloomed after Bitcoin. We are discussing more benefits that Blockchain and Blockchain companies could bring to your business.
In the coming years, outsourcing service would become indispensable to almost all the companies as the markets of most of the industries have become more demanding than ever. They require IT outsourcing companies to grow faster and more stably. Hence, when outsourcing IT service, more considerations about the partnership to a certain outsourcing vendor would be taken. Software outsourcing companies with the ability to provide IT outsourcing ecosystem would become more preferable to clients with strategic vision and long term development.
In what way that Artificial intelligence (AI) and Voice interface integration could level up application development? And how app developers should get aware of this movement and update themselves appropriately? What is the future app development companies as this trend become more and more popular among app users?
It is a much harder process to make ideas reality even though you already have a great idea and despite the fact that you already complete hiring dedicated apps developers for your software development project. It is the management of project that contributes to the success of various software projects including custom web development or custom mobile app development. The following tips from successful software development companies would help you and your team succeed in managing software projects.
As a visionary leader, you probably could easily estimate the benefits that Blockchain technology bring to your company operation and how it make you stay competitive among your competitors in the coming years. By partnership to a Blockchain software development company, your vision is no longer a vision. It would now become half reality which is based on the most cutting edge technology.
With the emergence of Machine Learning, mobile app development companies have to transform themselves to adapt to the trendy, creative, evolutionary, and usage of mobile applications. The ultimate goal of every company is to generate new customers and retain the older ones with their mobile applications. It is not always the case, but mobile apps are a still basis for meeting users’ needs promptly. Indeed, apps are nowadays the most popular way through which companies showcase their process and grant discretion to customers. The apps now do not play the mere role of collecting data but also managing to address the need of a specific user’s needs simultaneously in the way that the users feel to be understood.
There are basically two ways of implementing a software development project. One is making a prototype and the other is making a minimum viable product. These two models are suitable for different purposes and suit different types of users. Software Development Company and customers should discuss clearly in the initial stage of making a software project for choosing the most suitable approach. This would help save a considerable amount of money, resources, and effort.
Chatbot now could do more than just comprehending commands. They also can learn and understand languages with the assistance of AI and ML. Chatbot, therefore, has become more intelligent and able to maintain longer conversations with customers in more authentic ways. To some extent, it could take over most of the task of a normal sales representative. Companies that using Chatbot could then save more money on labor, get more brand reputation from customers, and many other benefits. This is the key point that website developers should take in to account to make the web development process more benefits to customers.
Building customer retention could help your company grow sustainably. It is now the era of technology and customer service, the more your product and service users feel to be seen, cared for, the higher the possibility they will get back to you. And with the centralized database, various tools for customer interactions and tracking, integrated customer service tools, Salesforce emerges as an exclusive and effective business solution for companies.
Software project estimation is a sophisticated task requiring real experience and collaboration of various parties. Without sufficient internal resources including personnel to appropriately evaluate the software project, final results may turn out to be unfavorable, over-budget, and time wasting.
When planning to choose among web development companies, customers should be sure that the company is familiar with various up-to-date development technologies. One of the criterion to take into account is that the web developers of that company. They should be skillful, experienced enough to build up the project from customers’ ideas in the most effective and innovative ways. Then, the fact that they keep themselves updated with new tech trend is the key factor.
Agile mobile development method emerged and made the case less painful to the software development companies. The Agile approach is iterative and applications built using the method will, therefore, be delivered incrementally through phases instead of nearly at the end of the project as other development methodologies. Customers and app companies have more chances to communicate and update the product to the extent that utmost meets all the changing needs.
Web app development has always been one of the most required service for businesses. For many businesses, sometimes, their web applications were built without taking into account the scalability requirement in the first place. As their businesses grow, it becomes a challenge for such applications to handle the larger number of requests and heavier loads. With the growing availability of technologies and advanced tools, scalability requirements can be now addressed by incorporating those advanced technologies into the development project. In the recent years, Golang programming language (or “Go”) has emerged as one of the game changing programming languages embraced by developers for many of their software development projects. Many companies such as Google, Uber, Pinterest, Twitch, Docker etc. have already embraced and adopted Golang for their development purpose. Compared to C and C++ which are already established programming language, Golang is still really young. So, what are the benefits Golang can bring to your development project? In this article, we take a look into Go’s features and see what it has to offer.
In the recent years, online traffics generated by mobile devices have been gradually surpassing other channels (e.g. laptops/desktops). Mobile app development is constantly evolving and changing, with bigger and better apps being introduced to the app market play on a daily basis. In 2018, we have witnessed a significant shift from native to cross-platform development and the rising in popularity of Progressive Web Apps. Additionally, latest advanced technologies such as machine learning, artificial intelligence, AR, VR and blockchain also contribute to keep mobile app development growing stronger. The advancement of those technologies are coming to a stage where mobile apps can be developed for real-life purposes by incorporating directly such technologies in to the applications. Here are some of the highly expectations for app development industry in 2019.
Outsourcing is a good way to help business organizations save costs and have access to a large pools of talents as well as latest technologies. Obviously, business organizations need to reduce on the large spending of many IT related services and focus on their core business functions. Managed IT services and staff augmentation are the two popular outsourcing models choices which help companies address many of their IT challenges. In this article, we examine the two models and find out which one is most suitable for your It requirements.
In this day and age, there are a plethora of websites available for every single business category and it seems to be competitive to capture users’ attention. To stay ahead of the competition, you may be required to formulate a unique and effective web development strategy to keep up with customers’ growing demand. In this digital age, web app development is evolving at a rapid rate with a growing availability of technologies and tools for business to build better, larger, and high-level performing products. For any web development project, there are certainly a number of key factors that determine the success of the entire project. In this article, we examine some of the challenges that must be overcome in order to increase the successful chance for your web development project.
Today, through outsourcing service, many large and enterprise software projects can be completed in a short period of time meeting launching deadlines without any compromising in quality while still meeting budget requirements. To achieve this, lot of business organizations have successfully adopted staff augmentation which is a model of IT outsourcing. With staff augmentation, companies add developers from outsourcing companies to complement with their in-house IT team for varying lengths of time depends on the projects requirement. This helps to deliver the project faster and more efficiently.
As a business owner and key decision maker, if you are in urgent need of developing a software application or website/mobile app for your business and time is of essence, outsourcing can always be a great solution. As you may have already known, outsourcing to overseas provide many benefits to business such as costs saving and access to large pools of talents and advanced technologies as well as many other benefits. The question is how to choose the right custom software development company which can provide the best suitable solutions among other thousands of software development companies out there? And sometimes, the biggest and most well-known one might not be the answer. It is indeed a very tricky task and should be performed with caution. In this post, we examine some of the general points which you will find useful to help with the task of selecting the right software outsourcing partner.
Every software development project is different in its own way and a mobile development project will differ significantly from a software development project for a desktop/laptop device. In addition, each mobile development project, on their own, is also different from one another in term of project scope, complexity, functionality and target audiences. However, there are a number of steps that are common for various app development project. In this article, we’ll examine the mobile app development steps which you should know in order to successfully implement your project.
For many organizations, mobile application plays an important role to help further ensure their success in such an increasingly competitive business world. The app marketplace offers millions of app that helps users with their particular requirements from managing tasks to improve productivity to entertainment and e-commerce shopping and many more. Additionally, mobile app helps business organizations to communicate and engage with their customers, providing a convenient shopping method as well as improving customer’s experience. Despite the large availability of mobile developers and app development companies as well as strong growing number of development tools, many business organizations and individual entrepreneurs still find it challenging when it comes to building an app for their business. One of the biggest concerns is often the high costs of app development. In this article, we take a look at a number of methods that can help you reduce mobile app development costs.
Today, many business organizations are taking advantage of offshore software outsourcing industry and outsource their custom software development requirements to software companies in overseas. This help organizations to have access to advanced technologies as well as to reduce development costs and meeting their budget requirement. To guarantee the success of a software development project, such project must be delivered on-time and on-budget. But how do you make sure that both requirements can be met? In this article, we examine the key steps that outsourcing vendors should adhere to, in order to ensure the software development projects are delivered on-time and meeting budget.
The mobile app development industry is growing more competitively day by day, and users have a plethora of applications available to them for assistance with any particular task or service required. Therefore, it is necessary to constantly improve your apps with new designs and features to retain users and make them stay with your app. Mobile App Maintenance is to perform the improvement of existing features and services and make them perform according to user’s expectation and demand. In addition to maintaining customer loyalty, app maintenance also provide many other attractive benefits.
Business is gradually transitioning into the mobile first world. Today, people spend more time and money than ever to shop online using their mobile devices. Many businesses have successfully emerged with their E-Commerce systems selling all kinds of products to users, and there will be many more to come in the near future. However, the truth is that it’s not easy to become a successful one. Similar to any brick and mortar business, in order to become successful with E-commerce, you need to be able to acquire and retain customers by offering the best online shopping experience possible. One of the key requirements is to create a pleasant online shopping experience is to connect with your customers at all the E-commerce touchpoints (e.g. website and mobile app) and provide them with a pleasant shopping experience. Many businesses seem to have missed a huge opportunity by not (yet) tapping into the untouched market of e-commerce app. This could be due to the neglect of the app or not creating one in the first place. But, of course, it’s never too late to start.
One of the most important aspects when it comes to mobile app development is to choose the right development technique that best suit your mobile application project requirements. Similar to other software development projects, successfully developing a mobile application is about making informed decisions that can generate the best return on investment. One of the challenging decisions which many companies and solo entrepreneurs may find when embarking on their app development project is to decide between a native and hybrid application. Is native app the right decision for your app development needs? The answer depends on the specific requirements (e.g. budget, app functionalities, devices-specific features etc.) and timeline of your mobile project. The decision to go for native app development has always been a popular choice over the years. In this article, we examine the benefits of native apps as well as some challenges come along with developing one.
Have you ever questioned how a lot start-ups could launch their product(s) successfully in such a short amount of time? Apart from excellently executing their unique and brilliant idea, the answer lies in the fact that many of these start-ups have outsourced to offshore software company with remote team of developers for their product development.
The mobile app development industry is getting more competitive day by day where the task of retaining users have become more and more difficult. Successfully developed and launching your app is great. However, it is also important that your app will get noticed, downloaded and actually used by users. An effective marketing strategy for your mobile application will not only involve getting more users on-board, but also to keep them engaged and becomes a loyal user of the app. One of the most popular reasons leading to the failure of an app is due to high app abandonment and churn rate which means that users don’t find your app useful or worthy and they abandon or completely stop using the app after downloading. The critical task at hand here is to increase app retention rate by incorporating various methods such as: optimize for an easy on-boarding process, email marketing, offers and incentive app program, or push notifications etc. It’s always said that it costs less and is easier to retain existing customers than to acquire the new ones. Push notifications is the one method that can certainly be implemented to effectively engage and retain app users.
Today, the number of people who own and use smartphone has grown to become larger than ever, mobile users embraced the new channel of communication which is text messaging allowing them to reach out to the concerned people easily in just a matter of second. Instant messaging app, therefore, has become more popular than ever. Communication has become easier with billions of messages sent and received between users world-wide daily. There are numerous reasons which require of business to build their own instant messaging app. It could be a private communication channel dedicated solely for business purpose enabling team collaboration or maybe for social and professional networking. In this article, we examine the key factors to consider when building an instant messaging app especially when made for business
In the previous blog posts, we have mentioned that there’s rarely one-size-fit-all solution and many businesses require additional apps to work with Salesforce to fulfill their organization’s specific requirements. Usually, businesses are provided with two options of either choosing to install app from Salesforce AppExchange store or develop a custom-built app. However, the answer for choosing which option could be more complicated than one might think. In this article, we take a look at some important points business should consider in order to choose the option that is most suitable for them.
One of the factors which greatly concern business when outsourcing web application development is the quality of web app solutions. How do web developers build quality web app as desired by clients? A web application or web app is a client–server computer program which the client (including the user interface and client-side logic) runs in a web browser. In our previous blog post, we have outlined the benefits of custom web application development. In this article, we outline a number of factors behind modern web app development solutions which will assist developers creating outstanding web apps.
When it comes to web application development, a typical project would usually require custom application development. For example: an e-commerce websites would require many functionalities and modules (e.g. registration, log-in, shopping carts, check-out etc.) customized specifically according to unique business requirement. Custom application development is a great choice for businesses as they are tailored made to meet all of your specific business needs. Custom apps are cost-effective to build and allow businesses to have a more tailored approach to their web development requirements, providing scalability, security, integration capabilities as well as other significant benefits.
When it comes to custom app development, the one question of whether to choose iOS or Android is the one that most often encountered by businesses. For many smartphones users, Apple’s iPhone is considered as one of the best and most popular smartphone in the mobile market today. Apple has been successfully generating demands for their devices year after years. End-users across the world are aware of how robust and easy to-use iPhones are. Together with its quality advices, the Apple App store provide a very large pool of quality iPhone apps which are created to touch upon many aspects of our lives – be it business or entertainment. Moreover, there’s also the concern regarding quality of iOS app, and Apple is best known for consistently delivering quality apps with brilliant features. This is also one of the main reasons influencing the decision of businesses outsourcing the iOS app development.
All businesses start with an idea which is to make people’s lives become better and easier. In order to thrive and stay ahead of competition, businesses have to innovate and come up with creative ways of doing business. Because of high competition, it has become more and more challenging for business to gain customer attention. In addition to the increasing difficulties of running business, consumer’s lifestyle and shopping behaviors have also changed as they spend more time shopping on their mobile devices than ever. Thus, it is critical that businesses to develop a mobile channel in order to interact with their existing customers as well as prospects. Nowadays, it is usually done via mobile app. The two dominant mobile app development platforms in the world are Android and iOS. In this article, we examine the main benefits of developing mobile app on Android platform for business.
To operate a business efficiently, management will need to employ the right tools and technology to eliminate manual works as much as possible, thereby saving time and improve employees’ productivity through automated business processes. One way to do so is to implement business management software such as customer relationship management (CRM) or an Enterprise resource planning software (ERP), solutions like Salesforce – the most popular CRM system – will help manage and improve your business processes to continue driving growth. Salesforce CRM can help improve many aspects of your business, especially with sales and marketing functions such as: managing leads and contacts to automating sales activities as well as marketing campaigns and many more. If your company has yet to adopt a CRM system, or you’ve outgrown your current one and looking for a change, implementing Salesforce could be the strategic solution to take your business to the next level.
Implementing a new business system such as Salesforce CRM is one of the most difficult business challenges you might encounter. Meeting or exceeding return on investment (ROI) for new technology for business should be of high priority for any organization. Achieving a desired implementation outcome – one that’s on time, within’ budget, and function as intended – contribute significantly to such ROI. When implementing a large and complex enterprise system (e.g. a CRM such as Salesforce or ERP), risk increases. Not fully knowing or understanding what to do can lead the entire process to failure. Salesforce CRM when implemented correctly can help transform your business, simplifying and automating many processes etc. which will help increase productivity as well as business results. But there are challenges that will arise during the implementation process. In this article, we’ve explained the 10 things you need to pay special attentions to, in order to avoid a bad Salesforce implementation.
People are now shopping online more than ever, and it has become clear that businesses are transitioning into a mobile first world. With the growing number of online food delivery applications published on the app store every day, only the best ones will be able to capture users’ attention and make it to their mobile devices. You can stand out and become successful with your online food delivery business if you know how to do it the right way. In this article, we help entrepreneurs with the building of their food delivery applications by examining the key factors that should be carefully considered during development:
Software development outsourcing is effective because it helps business achieve higher productivity by focusing on its core competency while outsourcing the myriads of technical task to external agency at a reasonable cost. Businesses who outsource to offshore software development companies will be able to eliminate the process of hiring, training and managing of developers and consequently cut down on the costs of hiring and training etc.
App crashing can be one of the main reasons which cause user to abandon the app, leading to low retention rate and failure of the entire project. Even the biggest and most well-known app can crash due to numerous reasons. In addition to app crashing, app instability is also a factor contributing to the growing number of uninstalls. Ensuring your app’s up and running 24/7 is considered as one of the major priorities for any app development company. To prevent repeated app crashing, it is important that your app can consistently provide seamless experience to the users. There are a certain of things you and your team can do to ensure your app’s stability.
In the past, many businesses large and small can launch a website and stay ahead of the competition simply because they had an online presence while their competitors did not. Now, think about what’s going on with mobile technology. People spend more time on the internet than ever using their mobile device. In this case, simply having just a website wouldn’t be sufficient. Your website also needs to be responsive and you also need a mobile marketing strategy with an online presence through mobile channel
Salesforce CRM is one of the leading CRM solutions with many features and options that can meet many of your business CRM requirements. There have been numerous cases of organizations that successfully self-implement Salesforce, often with the help of an experienced administrator. But many of the times, in-house Salesforce implementation has led to sub-optimal results. As a result, this could result in a low users’ adoption rate and your business will start questioning the effectiveness of Salesforce.
Whether you are an individual who have an incredible idea looking to build an app or a business (e.g. start-ups, SME, enterprise etc.) that is expanding and in need of an app to cater to mobile users, you will need to do thorough research and planning before getting your developers started and write the first line of code. Many people think that to have a successful app, all you need is a good idea and app developer (or team of app developers) who can transform your ideas to a real life app, and you are all set. Unfortunately, that is not the case, the process building a mobile app from scratch is just as challenging as coming up with a great idea for your app. Executing the idea correctly will make your dream come to life while doing it the wrong way may drive even the best of ideas into the ground.
In the recent years, outsourcing has become an established trend and many organizations including many startups or enterprises are often stuck in a dilemma of choosing either outsourcing or forming own in-house team for their software development projects. Each approach has its own pros, and cons. Carefully evaluating all the influencing factors will help your businesses avoid the software development failures. To help you make important businesses decision regarding outsourcing, we have outlined in this article the key points that will help make it clear for you to find out which option works best and is suitable for your business.
One of the most important things to consider when outsourcing your web application development is choosing the technology stack for your web app to be built upon. This is particularly important when taking into account factors such as budget, time to market, and the need to ensure on-time delivery of project as well as meeting or exceed acceptable ROI (return on investment). Choosing the most suitable technology stack is key to a project’s success, while the wrong choice might be a reason for failure and end up in financial losses. In this article, we explain about the main aspects that you should consider for choosing the most appropriate tech stack of your web application.
Whether choosing to develop a brand new web application from scratch or maintaining and upgrading an existing one, more and more businesses are now opt-in to outsourcing their web app development project instead of hiring in-house web developers. The reasons could be due to budget constrained or in-house teams lack the sufficient resources to build the fundamental parts required of the end product. These days, outsourcing web app development project is not simply just a way for business to cut down on overall development costs. More importantly, by outsourcing into foreign markets, companies can gain access into new technology, and virtually expand their in-house development teams by employing more experienced developers working offshore as well as enhance their business value etc. all at a very economy costs compared to doing things on-shore.
Today, it’s obvious that people spend more time on their mobile devices for internet browsing, online shopping than on their desktop/laptop devices. Many companies already get a mobile app developed for their businesses, catering specifically to the increasing mobile users market. But, what do you do if your companies are not in the tech industry and don’t happen to have a team of in house mobile developers and UI/UX designers? The easiest and ideal solution is to outsource the app development process to an offshore software partner who already have the expertise and resources required to help develop your app from scratch.
When outsourcing a web development project, a company usually face with the two options of either employing a full-stack web developer or outsourcing to a team of specialists. It may seem like a good strategy to hire a full-stack developer for your web application development and let this developer single-handedly carry out the project from the early planning stages to deployment. This would result in lower development costs and is suitable for simple project at small scale. However, in order to develop a high quality, enterprise web application with scalability requirement, companies are recommended to outsource the project to a team of specialists to work on it.
As you may already know, integrating salesforce with other enterprises systems will provide many benefits as well as fulfilling necessary specific requirements for businesses. In this article, let’s take a closer look into the two common scenarios of Salesforce integration including: Cloud to cloud and Cloud to on-premise applications. - Cloud to cloud: Cloud to cloud integration is fundamental for Salesforce application. This is also referred to as SaaS integration (Salesforce, in itself, is SaaS), this scenario allows the connectivity between Salesforce application and other types of cloud based services (e.g. marketing, ERP, expense etc.) in real-time.
In this day and age, technology is being developed at lightning speed with and it now plays a vital role in our everyday life. New trends of software development quickly get adopted and applied to create new and better technology products. Needless to say, the success of any software and/or tech products (web systems, wearable devices app etc.) would depend greatly on its quality and user experience provided. Many software companies assume that once software is developed, it will run smoothly, efficiently and error free. Unfortunately, this is not the case. For a typical project, there’s usually a mandatory phase of testing before the final product gets released to the public.
Salesforce is a customer relationship management (CRM) system which provide sales team the ability to manage information regarding their prospects and customers. With its powerful capacities and built-in tools such as dashboards and reports, salesforce enable sales team to organize information, manage sales leads, and plan sales activity etc. in a systematic way helping them to achieve their sales target. Even though Salesforce is a powerful system, organizations still need to depend on other third party software or systems to help support with their specific business requirements.
For some businesses, retaining and training extra personnel in the form of an IT department is usually expensive. In the past few years, many companies are starting to realize the advantages of employing already-skilled, and experienced IT professionals in the form of a trusted IT managed service providers (MSPs), who will act as an outsourced IT department, with a turnkey solution to address the information technology and network security concerns. An experienced managed services provider will actually provide more benefits and cost less to operate than expanding company budget and formulating an in-house IT team from scratch.
A mobile phone, nowadays, is more than just a simple calling device, technology has transformed mobile devices from a communication tool into a powerful gadget. In this day and age, smart phone users can conveniently shop anytime, anywhere by simply using their smartphone to shop and pay online. All that required is just a few taps on their mobile devices.
A CRM (Customer Relationship Management) is probably one of the most worthy asset that a business of any scale can invest in. If you’re looking for a CRM, we’d highly recommend Salesforce which is the largest, most popular CRM system. Salesforce is well-known for its strong capabilities that will most likely meet all the business requirement of CRM users. Salesforce is currently leading the CRM market capturing more than 80% of market share.
It’s 2018 and you’ve probably heard of PWAs or Progressive Web Apps, one of the most buzzing, newest tech trends of 2018. It’s trending right now because it’s been gaining adoption from major companies including Twitter, Pinterest, Alibaba and many more. All these companies have already been or are currently working to develop the PWA versions of their web apps. So, what are progressive web apps?
No matter if you work independently on your own app project or work for a company, there are some crucial aspects which you should be aware of when it comes to building your app. We have gathered here 8 tips which will help you to become better at Mobile App Development
If you’ve been following the news coming out of recent Google I/O 2018 developers’ conference, you’re probably aware that Kotlin is now an official Android programming language for Android developers. According to official Android developers blog, the number of apps written using Kotlin published on Play Store grew by six times in the past year, since the time the Android team officially announced their support for Kotlin programming language (during Google I/O 2017). Also, 35% of pro Android developers are using Kotlin today and the numbers are growing. This is an impressive achievement for Kotlin.
In the recent years, Vietnam has become an emerging market for software development outsourcing in the global tech community. Competitive outsourcing cost combined with highly skilled IT workforce and top tech talents make Vietnam an attractive choice for companies that are looking to outsource their software and mobile application development projects. In addition, prominent US tech companies such as Intel, IBM, and Microsoft etc. have been actively and continuing investing in Vietnam. Many tech companies from other developed countries such as Japan or Australia have already set up offices and hiring developers to work on their projects in Vietnam in the past few years. The trend is becoming more and more popular. In this article, we will focus on the current state of the Vietnam IT industry as well as identifying the main benefits of outsourcing IT projects to Vietnam, in order to help you make an informed decision choosing your ideal outsourcing vendor.
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