The advancement in the development and usage of web applications has been phenomenal but has been plagued with various challenges. These challenges may be due to the ever increasing number of users, large amount of services and/or several transactions that tend to overload the Internet manifold. These challenges have led to the need for designing web architecture that is optimized for scalability.
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The term information technology consulting (popularly known as IT consulting)refers to the process of technical or technology related advisory provided to the organizations. This process is facilitated by IT consultants. These consultants ensure that the organization understands and acknowledges the optimized usageof information technology (IT) in order to achieve their business objectives.
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Most Web Applications developed by inexperienced software companies are not scalable. The application runs fine when launched. However, in most cases, as soon as traffic reaches a critical mass, due to bad software design, the web application starts hanging and crashing resulting in a very poor user experience, having a negative impact on the success of the platform. Getting the functionality right is only half the story. It is very important to make sure that the application has scalable web architecture and can scale easily as traffic grows, without having to rewrite large portions of the application to support the increasing traffic.
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Every Business has their own set of technology needs. It is very important that your software is customized according to the needs of the business. It is well said that one size does not fit all.
To understand the personalized technology strategy consulting process let’s take an example. Say you want to build a Lost & Found website, where both lost and found objects can be listed so that people can find their lost objects and finders and get rewarded.
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3 Common Mobile Architecture Problems to Avoid
With a rapid increase in the number of smartphones and more affordable connectivity, mobile applications are fast gaining popularity and organizations can no longer rely solely on web-based applications for all their traffic. The mobile space is truly vibrant due to the spectrum of devices and the enormous opportunities it offers. Continue reading “3 Common Mobile Architecture Problems to Avoid” »
Software quality assurance/QA Testing is an integral component of the SDLC (software development lifecycle) process. It detects bugs, functional mismatch and code execution problems in software so as to prevent deficient or incomplete or inaccurate software from getting released in the market. Continue reading “How to do effective software quality assurance (QA)” »
The diagram below shows the situation when a businessman works directly with a technical service provider like a software development company.
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The latest boom and trend in the IT industry is to risk one’s potential to the maximum by doing a startup. With the various open source technologies available today, more and more people are willing to give it a shot. Despite the risk, it is amazing to see the innovative ideas that take form in people’s mind today. Continue reading “Startups – The ideas that don’t make it !” »
The success of a web based business depends highly on the quality and efficiency of its underlying technical platform. As a Venture Capitalist funding such technical ventures, it is necessary to ensure that the portfolio CEO not only has sound technical competence for the design of the platform, but also has reliable and competitive developers for implementation and delivery as per its scope and schedule. Continue reading “Venture Capitalists express interest in ‘Offshore CTO’ to strengthen client’s software” »
QUESTION: What’s the difference between an architect and a construction worker on a house construction project?
ANSWER: It is very similar to the difference between an IT consultant and a Software Developer on an offshore software development project. Continue reading “IT Consultant Vs. Software Developer in Offshore Development” »