Nowadays, enterprise software development is evolving at a fast pace. Every aspect of it is subjected to change: tactics, standards, tools, libraries, etc. Consequently, these changes bring new capabilities. As the business world becomes increasingly web-based, enterprise business applications play one of the leading roles for businesses. Below you’ll find … Continue Reading
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One of the things that have surprised me in the past few years is the size of the ecosystem around startups. We see the same ecosystems evolve in all the major hubs across the globe, but we lack an ecosystem for scaling up.
In my own journey the past decade, … Continue Reading
You may not have established your company. You may not have developed your product yet. But you have an idea. Moreover, you can visualize your project in works, you can imagine its results – that means that you have a vision that drives your ambitions. So what are the stages … Continue Reading
SAP and Mobile these two words have originated from different centuries. Whenever SAP was created a phone was something that stood on the table and had anything but a display. When in 2008 an iPhone opened the era of applications for mobile devices few would imagine the … Continue Reading
Everyone who has an experience in Drupal already knows that it’s a powerful CMS. It can cope with almost any kind of internet solution, even with online stores, for which Magento is mainly used, and has a lot of useful features. Thanks to Dries Buytaert and his colleagues, we … Continue Reading
I joined the panel from the comfort of my home, but it felt like a real panel. The panelists could rotate their kubi towards each other to have discussions and the people in the webinar could participate. I’ve written an earlier blog post, including a video, about my experience. … Continue Reading
Slack adds more fun, making team communication really awesome. Slack has rolled out new multiracial slack emojis so users can express what they feel in their favorite skin-tone. The diverse emoji, modified with skin-tone functionality, enhances the way messaging is done.
The trend of racially diverse emoji was first introduced … Continue Reading
Nike, Harvey Nichols, Samsung, Huawei and many of the leading brands are built on Magento platform. According to the eCommerce survey by Tom Robertshaw, Magento leads the market share by 26%, though there are plenty of platforms.
Software developers are often characterized by an intense dedication to sitting in front of their computers and writing code. However, as a profession, software development remained a thriving field throughout the global recession – not only does this indicate that it’s a vital service, but as an industry that’s performing … Continue Reading
The prospect of practicing agile in a geographically distributed landscape is fraught with challenges, but is not without opportunities. By definition, a distributed development team (sometimes referred to as remote teams or outsourced teams) consists of teams collaborating on a common project separated by cultures, time zones and distance.… Continue Reading
Happy to welcome Tallitha Campos who has more than 12 years of experience in Information Technology, an enthusiast on new trends, technology and culture to discuss on distributed teams from Quality Analyst perspective. As a Quality Assurance Analyst for 8 years, Tallitha’s customer centric approach helps Yellow Pencil deliver user-friendly … Continue Reading
At Ekipa, we work with companies from around the globe that want delivery and quick reaction from their software development teams, but aren’t ready to make the investment in hiring a team and paying for office space. It’s understandable – some founders prefer to bootstrap, and others aren’t at the … Continue Reading
I recently stumbled upon an interesting study by Altimeter Group regarding the state of Digital and Digital Transformation. It is a high level and a rather generic research, however, a few interesting and useful elements can be found there.
When we started to build web applications with AngularJS over two years ago it was just a promising JS framework with growing community of volunteer developers, used mainly by its biggest supporters. Created mostly for single page apps and using MVC (model-view-controller) it offered a good separation between presentation, data … Continue Reading
At Ekipa, the mantra we use in our product development team is ‘try not to build anything – use services’. I see that most startups are launching big platforms in rapid pace. They do this by integrating services instead of developing the features of their platform by themselves. One example … Continue Reading
In my last blog – ‘Manage your remote team with this #1 tool’, I wrote about sharing my experience to a group of senior HR managers in the Netherlands on the one page strategic plan in managing a remote team.
The next big things I discussed … Continue Reading