How to Choose a Dedicated Development Team for Custom Software Project – The Ultimate Guide for Businesses 2021

There is a dedicated software development team behind every outstanding project. Suffice it to say that the capacities of your in-house development team can sometimes be not enough for a complicated project you are working on, and you may need access to a greater talent pool by hiring outsourcing dedicated developers. Now, because of the…

Changing an IT Vendor: How To Ensure an Untroubled Transition

Despite all the challenges you might be facing with your current vendor, like deadlines disruptions, substandard quality, an irresponsible approach towards work, or just a constant growth of prices – you can still be afraid of changing your provider because of the potential complications such a shift can bring with itself. In reality, though, it…

How our solutions helped a large-scale retail corporation substantially cut expenses

Customer The customer is a large retail corporation with networks in different countries. It embraces varied spheres, from beauty products to hypermarkets. Before this case, Expert Soft contributed to the implementation of solutions for various corporations engaged in other spheres. Among them, there are luxurious brands of clothes, jewellery sales via the Internet and many…

Big Data And AI: 30 Amazing (And Free) Public Data Sources For 2018

Would like to share Bernard Marr’s article, written for Forbes with the list of 30 amazing and free public data sources for 2018. Machine learning, artificial intelligence, blockchains, predictive analytics – all amazing technologies which have promised to revolutionize business and society. They are useless, however, without data. Fortunately for businesses and organizations which don’t have…

The MVP is dead. Long live the RAT

Want to share Rik Higham’s article explaining why you should focus on Riskiest Assumption Tests and forget about MVPs. There is a flaw at the heart of the term Minimum Viable Product: it’s not a product. It’s a way of testing whether you’ve found a problem worth solving. A way to reduce risk and quickly test your biggest…

Facebook is pushing its data-tracking Onavo VPN within its main mobile app

Onavo Protect, the VPN client from the data-security app maker acquired by Facebook back in 2013, has now popped up in the Facebook iOS app itself, under the banner “Protect” in the navigation menu. Clicking through on “Protect” will redirect Facebook users to the “Onavo Protect – VPN Security” app’s listing on the App Store. It’s unclear…

Handling GDPR with Apache Kafka: How does a log forget?

If you follow the press around Apache Kafka you’ll probably know it’s pretty good at tracking and retaining messages, but sometimes removing messages is important too. GDPR is a good example of this as, amongst other things, it includes the right to be forgotten. This raises a very obvious question: how do you delete arbitrary data from Kafka?…

Effective July 2018, Google’s Chrome browser will mark non-HTTPS sites as ‘not secure’

After years of pushing for ‘secure by default’ web sites, Google will identify insecure sites in the Chrome browser beginning mid-Summer. July is shaping up to be a big month for Google. Earlier this month, the company announced its Speed Update set to roll out in July, and today announced it will then also mark all sites that have not migrated…