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Performance Testing and Performance Engineering Best Practices

As performance engineering gains traction in software development, it's important for companies— even smaller ones—to pay attention to the differences between performance engineering and performance testing. Organizations need to take steps towards i...

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The Role of BA and UX in IT Outsourcing Projects

It's not uncommon in offshore software development to come across two roles that seem to have absolutely nothing in common. Or so you think. Upon closer inspection, you actually find that they're much more similar than they seemed at f...

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Perficient Latin America Team Spotlight: Maria Avendaño

I learn new things every day. Something that's really interesting to me are the lunch and learns, since they keep me updated on all the new developments in my field. —  Maria Fernanda Avendaño, Software Engineer at Perficient Latin America As a ...

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The Value of Employee Development

Attrition in software development is an issue most IT outsourcing companies take seriously as it can wreak havoc on an otherwise successful outsourcing engagement. With a turnover rate exceeding that of retail and media at 13.2% and the average ...

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5 Recommendations for Effective Intercultural Communication in Software Development Outsourcing

This article was originally published in Clutch.co Despite technological advancements making software development outsourcing more efficient and easier than ever, human factors still require the most attention for successful engagements. For companie...

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How to Lead from Afar: Managing Your Nearshore IT Services Team

Leadership is going through a bit of a crisis these days. 83% of organizations say it's important to develop leaders at all levels, but only 5% have fully implemented development initiatives or activities. Leaders play a critical role in companies; n...

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Perficient Latin America's Women In Tech Introduce Girls to Tech

Technology is starting to see an influx of women join the ranks of software developers and IT specialists. As a leading nearshore software development company, Perficient Latin America recognizes that the only way technology will reach new heights is...

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The Practical Advantage of Nearshore Software Outsourcing

When it comes to agile software development, a software outsourcing vendor that's out of reach may not be the same option. While the idea of having a team that advances your project while your in-house team sleeps may seem enticing, agile methodologi...

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Featured Post: Colombia’s Stake in the Blockchain Revolution of Latin America

 This article first appeared in Cryptonews, written by our Director of Business Development, Camilo Gomez. A few decades ago, the internet changed how organizations operate in a way that no one would have imagined. Today, many specialists b...