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Nowadays, What is Software Quality?

Nowadays, What is Software Quality?

Every single organization needs to acquire or create software pieces. It doesn't matter if it´s a short integration package or a huge core system, everyone wants software quality. And I mean "want" as a synonym of desire, instead of a real understand...

From Static Budgets to the Agile Burn Rate

From Static Budgets to the Agile Burn Rate

When shopping around for vendors for a software development project, clients that are not familiar with agile methodologies want a figure to assign to their budget or have a specific figure themselves that came from a previously defined budget. These...

Some Tips for Ensuring Quality During Your Software Development Process

Some Tips for Ensuring Quality During Your Software Development Process

While agile methodologies brought many advantages for adding value to stakeholders when developing software, they also brought many challenges in the way we think about quality and how to deal with many non-functional requirements. It is sadly common...

Good Retrospectives = Constant Team Improvement

Good Retrospectives = Constant Team Improvement

Over the past couple of years, I've had the opportunity to facilitate retrospectives for several software development teams within Perficient Latin America and gained some insights and lessons learned that I would like to share. One of the most commo...

Perficient Latin America Ranked as a Top Developer for Latin America, .Net and Java

Perficient Latin America Ranked as a Top Developer for Latin America, .Net and Java

We are honored to announce that Clutch, the go-to resource for buyers and sellers for software and professional services has recently named Perficient Latin America as a Top Software Developer in three of their key leaders categories: Latin America, ...

Should I Prioritize on Price or Prioritize on Value When Looking for an Offshore IT Services Partner?

Should I Prioritize on Price or Prioritize on Value When Looking for an Offshore IT Services Partner?

Many clients look to software outsourcing as a way to get a better bang for their buck. Because of price differentials between global economies, this is clearly one of the advantages of offshoring IT services. However, there are probably tens of thou...

Want to Go Agile in Your Company but Never Done it Before?

Want to Go Agile in Your Company but Never Done it Before?

Many IT managers find themselves in the difficult position of seeking to "disrupt" the way their organization has traditionally confronted software development. Often this is a felt need more than a simple curiosity: they realize their organization i...

Why Working With Your Nearshore Service Vendor is Critical to Minimize Team Attrition

Why Working With Your Nearshore Service Vendor is Critical to Minimize Team Attrition

Many companies find it strategic to partner with an offshore software vendor to lower costs and increase their engineering bandwidth. They often are excited to begin work once they find an offshore vendor that offers both good value and technical ski...

UX and Business Analysis: How to Combine Them Effectively

UX and Business Analysis: How to Combine Them Effectively

How to use role-based project scopes and clearly defined responsibilities to prevent conflict during app development. User Experience (UX) designers and Business Analysts (BAs) have roles that are much more similar than they may appear at first glanc...