Blog Category: Application Development

Project Managers: Don’t underestimate the importance of communication

Bakers bake, fishermen fish, plumbers plumb, and project managers communicate.   Managing communications is vital for any project, but it’s especially important that project managers communicate effectively. It’s a fact that PM’s that communicate effectively deliver projects on time and within budget more often than those who do not. An…

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Software Development Life Cycle – Get Back to Basics

The key goal of SDLC is to produce high-quality software that meets a client’s expectations, requirements, timeframe, and budget.   With all the complex processes involved in software development, it’s easy to forget the fundamental process for a successful software development life cycle (SDLC). The SDLC process includes planning, designing, developing,…

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Gathering Requirements

“Gathering requirements” may sound simple, but essentially, is the most important piece to any project and project management.This very first step ensures all stakeholders are on the same page and understand exactly what is, and is not expected of the project. All team members make sure that the scope of…

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Search Engine Optimization

Let’s start with a common story from a website owner before jumping right into what SEO is.  A website was created by IT professionals as per the business’s needs. The website looked great and the functionality was working well – everyone was happy with the results. Once the site was…

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User Interface Development

“User Interface Development” is the development of websites, web applications, mobile applications and software development. “User Interface” plays a key role in the software development life cycle [SDLC]. Most people assume UI development is about creating websites and writing HTML, CSS and JavaScript, but User Interface goes far beyond these…

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Solving the Agile Adoption Puzzle

It’s is amazing what hoops companies go through implementing better software development practices, as everyone, from developers to testers to product management to executive management, has to have input for it to get better. As with many things, companies are doing some continuous improvement in many areas, but takes a…

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