Get a Quote

Your source for insights and trends in software development

Manual or Automated testing – what to consider for a mid-size project?

Manual or Automated testing - what to consider for a mid-size project?

Manual and automated testing are both very important in developing a successful website or an application, so it is crucial to make them part of your project from the very start. Software Testing – is an integral part of your project that will save you tons of time and money rather than you just wait till the end and fix it afterwards. There are two ways of testing your project: automated testing and manual testing. Both types have their pros and…

Updates in iOS 12.1: Real-time Depth Control, Group FaceTime and more

ios 12.1 updates

Apple’s new software update introduces us to iOS 12.1 which comes with some fascinating features that the users have been looking forward to for a while. In this article you will read about the new features like Real-time Camera Depth Control, Group Facetime, eSIM Support and other minor changes along with bug fixes. iOS 12.1 The new iOS 12.1 version brings a bundle of new things for the users like Camera Depth Control, Group FaceTime, eSIM support, Beautygate fix and…

Why are Soft Skills essential for IT specialist?

Project Manager

Our specialists share their expertise in a number of areas with students: engineering, testing and management. SoftTeco’s Project Manager, Oksana, has shared her notes on soft skills value with students of Belarusian State University of Informatics and Radioelectronics. Soft skills – are a highly-professional group of skills which is not connected with a specific job position. It is not the kind of knowledge which is related to coding or testing, and appears to be an essential asset for successful teamwork….

Enterprise development trends: Big Data, 3D Visualization, Chatbots

erp and crm

The world is changing very fast and business management technology needs to change to meet all on-going managerial needs. Next years promise to bring even more awesome apps to the market, while the old once are going to be updated. There are few key areas for the apps to be improved significantly. Business solutions are eager to be lightweight, easy to use and going to have much friendlier UX.  AI and Machine Learning Exploring customer preferences is a long and…

3 Common Misconceptions About IT Outsourcing

3 Common Misconceptions About IT Outsourcing

Increasing competition among businesses often leaves many entrepreneurs looking to cut operating costs while maximizing revenues. One common way to cut down on expenses is to reduce the workforce either partially or completely. The IT department sometimes can be featured as non-essential, and many businesses don’t have a necessary in-house IT specialist at a time which means they have to outsource. Naturally, IT Outsourcing has its own merits and demerits, which we are not going to discuss in this article….

What to expect from Angular 7?

What to expect from Angular 7?

With the release of Angular 7 just around the corner, it’s a good time as ever to talk about just what kind of changes it’ll be bringing. Many people are curious just what kind of features and bug fixes Angular 7 will bring which is why we’re here to tell you what to expect from Angular 7. An Updated Compiler One of the biggest new features coming with Angular 7 is the updated and improved compiler that is expected to…

How to Streamline Communication Processes With an Outsourcing Software Development Contractor

How to Streamline Communication Processes With an Outsourcing Software Development Contractor

As every manager or HR officer will tell you, team management is a challenging endeavor that often presents countless challenges. It is even more difficult to coordinate offshore teams where even the slightest breakdown in communication can jeopardize an entire project. Speaking of communication, we will touch on the ways you can streamline communication processes with an offshore software development contractor in order to reap maximum benefits from a project. 1. Organize a Face-to-Face Meeting to Kick Things Off Working…

What is new in Android 9?

What is new in Android 9?

Android 9 Pie is going to be one of the most memorable versions the Android OS has seen in a long time. It has finally started rolling out to Google Pixel devices while other Android devices are expected to get the big update in early 2019. What does an update bring to the table? Surprisingly, a lot! With a new navigation system and AI functionality, the new Android 9 is full of brand new features which is why we’re here…

Machine Learning in Beekeeping

Machine Learning in Beekeeping

SofTeco team wants to share some insights in the field of machine learning. The area of our study is pretty much specific – beekeeping. Conditions There is a weekly procedure for a beekeeper to inspect bee families in their hives. This procedure is done in the following way: a beekeeper opens the hive, takes out the frames (with honeycombs and bees) and does the inspection of each frame. There are about 10 to 20 frames in each hive and each…

Java vs .NET for Long Term Use in the Enterprise

Java vs .NET for Long Term Use in the Enterprise

Choosing the right technology for one’s business will depend on a number of factors. They might include the core reason and functions of the app, its scalability, connectivity and security requirements, and the current technology the client is using.  Personal preferences, current budget, compatibility, and legacy applications should also be considered. Similarities: Java And .NET Both Java and .NET are two well-known big technologies utilized for large applications. These technologies have changed over the years to offer support and improve…

Ready To Take The Next Step?

quote Get a Quote

Sumbit your project request by special form.
We'll get to you promtly with our costing of your project.