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Why Exploratory Testing is Essential and How to Get it Done

Automation may be the most efficient way to execute a test case, but companies will often need to consider unknowns during the testing process, which requires an ability to perform exploratory testing. Exploratory testing is a manual process used to ...


Spotlight on Culture at Perficient Latin America

We want to put the spotlight on what it's like to work at Perficient Latin America and showcase our talented members. We recognize the opportunity we have to help our employees find meaningful lives through what they do, so w...


DevOps Tools Radar: Choosing and Classifying the Best Tools for a Project

Tools are a crucial element of the DevOps process, but the sheer quantity of tools out there can be pretty overwhelming for new DevOps practitioners. To get around this challenge, our experts have designed a DevOps tools "Radar", which helps engineer...


Why Nearshore Agile Development Makes Sense, Now More Than Ever

The world might be on pause right now, but many businesses are working harder than ever to innovate and survive the future economic fallout of COVID-19, a necessity that some companies are finding much easier with support from their nearshore softwar...


DevOps, CI/CD Pipelines and Agile: What Unites Them?

Global demand for excellence has always driven the software development industry's evolution. Over time, the emergence of Waterfall, Agile, and DevOps methodologies is evidence of this, as development companies constantly adapt their delivery methods...


What Was The End Result of Traditional Software Development Methodologies?

This is Part 3 of the series of articles "Why go Agile?" In essence, RUP and the waterfall approach, even when done under judicious process discipline, still attempted to be predictive software development methodologies. That is to say, they wanted t...

Is There a Better Way to Do Software?

Is There a Better Way to Do Software?

This is Part 4 of the series of articles "Why go Agile?" Yes, there certainly is a better way to do software development. And at Perficient Latin America we believe it is Agile, specifically under SCRUM. More than a development methodology, Agile ans...

So, How Agile Software Development Stacks in Practice?

So, How Agile Software Development Stacks in Practice?

This is Part 5 of the series of articles "Why go Agile?" The philosophy of Agile Software Development sounds very nice in theory, but how does it stack up in practice? At Perficient Latin America, as nearshore/offshore software development vendors, w...

How to Fund an Agile Software Development Project

How to Fund an Agile Software Development Project

This is Part 6 of the series of articles "Why go Agile?" When first introduced to Agile, clients often react with phrases like "ok, from a technical perspective this makes sense, but how do I sell this to my CEO?" Perficient Latin America believes Ag...