Founder and CEO of Elegant MicroWeb, specializing in software services and products, outsourcing services and Digital Transformation Services.
How to Navigate the 5 Most Common Challenges Your Business Will Face in Digital Transformation
As a business owner, manager or executive, you have probably read and heard a lot about Digital Transformation in industry publications and at conferences. As Gartner says, Digital Transformation is ‘the changes associated with digital technology application and integration into all aspects of human life and society. It is the move from the physical to digital’. If your business has embraced the concept of Digital Transformation and is ready to dive in and make it happen, you may be wondering about the pitfalls others have faced. A wise business manager wants to learn from the mistakes of others and increase their chances of succeeding without missteps.
2 Perspectives on Why to Choose Hybrid Mobile App Development
When a business decides to create a mobile application for the market or for use by its business users, it must make a lot of decisions to get the project started. One of the most important decisions is whether to develop the app using Native development tools or to take a Hybrid Mobile App Development approach.
3 Market Considerations for Launching an Android Mobile App
When a business launches a mobile application project, it must decide how available development platforms will help it achieve its goals. What is their target market? What kind of application have they conceived and what kinds of devices will it need to satisfy in order to be accessible, and perform the way the business needs it to perform so that the business will succeed. In this article, we provide three market considerations that may help the business decide whether the Android development environment is right for your business needs.
3 Questions to Ask a Prospective IT Staff Augmentation Partner
If your business is ready to engage an IT Staff Augmentation Partner, you have already decided you need and want help. Whether your enterprise wants support for a one-time software application development project, ongoing support for enterprise systems or trained expertise in a particular technology environment, you want to be sure you get the right resources, the right knowledge and the right support! In this article, we outline three questions to ask a prospective IT staff augmentation partner.
Elegant Entrepreneur: I QUIT! What Happens After You Resign
This is the second and final article in the 'I Quit' series. These articles are meant to provide you with some insight into the resignation process from an employer perspective. In this article, I will discuss what happens (or should happen) after you tell your manager you are leaving the company.
Three Business Reasons to Choose iPhone Development for Mobile Apps
When choosing a platform for mobile application development, a business must consider a lot of factors. The team must think about whether to develop in-house, whether to engage a mobile application development expert, whether to choose a native approach for Android or Apple or a cross-platform approach, and so many other things. Did you know that more than 40% of developers surveyed in 2020 preferred to work in the Apple iOS environment as compared to 30% preference for Android?
Four Things About Digital Transformation That Will Affect Business Team Members
If your business is trying to decide whether to launch a Digital Transformation initiative, you may be wondering how this effort will affect your team members. Will your team perceive this effort as adding work to their already heavy workload, or resent having to learn new systems and solutions? Will your team benefit from the initiative or will you be challenged to convince them of the benefits the enterprise will reap and why they should care enough about the organization to sacrifice their own productivity or to learn something new?
3 Skills Your Custom ERP or Custom Software Development Team Needs to Succeed
When your business puts its trust in an IT consulting partner or offshore software development vendor, it must ensure that the service provider has the skills and knowledge to execute the project – from concept to deployment and beyond with support, maintenance, upgrades and goals for business growth. In this article, we highlight three areas of focus and skills your business will need if it is to succeed with custom ERP or custom software development projects.
Data Warehouse, Data Lake, Data Mart, Data Hub A Definition of Terms
In today’s business environment, most organizations are overwhelmed with data and looking for a way to tame the data overload and make it more manageable to help team members gather and analyze data and make the most of the information contained within the walls of the enterprise. When a business enters the domain of data management, it can often get lost in a morass of terms and concepts and find it nearly impossible to sort through the confusion. Without a clear understanding of the various categories and iterations of data management options, the business may make the wrong choice or become so mired in the review process that it will give up its quest.
3 Reasons to Develop an iPhone Mobile Application for Business
If you are considering developing a business application to make your team members more productive, to share data and information while employees are out of the office or to complement and engender workflow or process improvements, there are a lot of reasons to choose the iPhone environment for your mobile application. In this article, we look at three reasons a business should consider iPhone as the primary platform for its mobile application development.
The REAL Real! 4 Reasons Java is So Popular Among Developers
The Java programming language has become so popular that, when people say the word ‘java’, most people no longer think of coffee! The Java language is object-oriented and it supports developers with a library of classes called Java API. It has a long and rich history, and is widely recognized for its performance, security and dependability. In this article, we review four important reasons for Java popularity among developers.
Confront Concerns About IT Staff Augmentation: 4 Benefits of Engaging a Partner
As an in-house IT manager, a CIO, a CTO or a business professional, you may already have grasped the critical need for additional help on an IT project – whether it is ongoing assistance or help for a standalone project. You see the full picture. You know your IT team is overwhelmed, you know their skill set and you know you can’t get the job done with the existing knowledge and resources you have. You also understand the importance of getting that job done quickly and effectively.