Have you ever considered outsourcing the development of your product? If you have, I’m sure you’ve come across this dilemma. What’s better - partnering up with a software agency or hiring freelance developers?
There’re so many reasons why outsourcing software development is a good idea but there’s a number of mistakes that companies often make when taking the step to pass a portion of their development to an offshore partner.
Keeping up-to-date with the latest updates is important in every industry and to be an expert you need to keep constantly learning.
To be a good software developer you need far more than just programming skills. Even though it’s a tech occupation, and specific measurable abilities are most important, you need to have some basic soft skills to work effectively in a team of several members.
The discussion over the pros and cons of teams with full stack devs has been going on for a long time. Opinions vary and the IT industry is constantly evolving, that’s why we decided to share our thoughts on how we currently see it from both business and development point of view.
Whether you want to get inspired by some encouraging keynotes, develop your social network or get up to speed with the latest tech trends, conferences are what you should put on your 2019 roadmap.
There is this one common problem with Rails applications - over time ActiveRecord models become too big and too hard to maintain.