Software Outsourcing in 2018: Some of the most popular trends coming your way
As digital technologies continue to mature in 2018, growth in the software outsourcing industry will accelerate in response to these technological advancements. Businesses are looking to enhance their competitive strategies, improve their technological infrastructure, and increase productivity and efficiency. To do so, they need access to advanced, automated digital technologies and skilled resources.
There has been increased adoption of nearshore business solutions in 2017, with businesses spending a significant amount of their IT budgets on outsourcing; up from 10.6% in 2016 to 11.9% in 2017.
Software outsourcing in Colombia is enabling organizations to benefit from automation, improved digital capabilities, and skilled resources, with the added benefit of geographic closeness for real-time communication. A $6.8 billion IT industry has developed in Colombia.
Key 2018 trends
Outsourcing promotes digital transformation across key areas of business processes, including governance, cloud computing, automation, and user experience. In 2018, some key trends that will augment these core functions include:
Accelerating digital capabilities in 2018
With nearshore outsourcing, companies can benefit from scalable, secure digital technologies that enhance customer experiences, increase product and application development, improve decision making processes, and increase agility without having to make substantial organizational and structural modifications.
Perficient Latin America delivers high-quality software engineering solutions by mastering advanced processes and technologies, such as big data, machine learning, and DevOps, among others. The company's reliable nearshore model, coupled with its top-tier, extensively trained software engineers, allows for efficient agile iterations and a focus on continuous experimentation.