Edsson on Web Summit 2019By Denis Seletskiy on August 21, 2019
How has software changed in past years
|• Software solutions embrace vast variety of technologies and integrate them|
|• Business process automation – typically forms, data and simple algorithmic backend with a database||• Complex from inside and simple in use consumer focused and user-friendly, adoptable systems|
|• Web sites based on CMS||• Enriched with artificial intelligence|
|• E-Commerce systems||• Based on big data|
|• Mobile applications||• Build for cloud|
|• Cloud-enabling existing systems||• Distributed across globe in different devices, platforms|
| ||• Built-in to objects around us.|
|• Deliver full-featured product within a budget||• Time to market – ability to move fast|
|• Keep resources balanced or cover gaps and optimize cost||• Access different resources faster|
|• Concentrate on sales, distribution and other non-software related activities business||• Agile development and continuous delivery|
Next, we look at the challenges of industry today to determine where we are and what awaits us.Challanges of software industry
Exceed complexity of the software
• Broad expertise is required
• Software solutions embrace vast variety of Technologies and integrate them
Achieve minimal time to market
• Quick access to the right software development experts
• Agile development and continuous delivery
• Combination of permanent and ad hoc experts
|Need to keep the knowledge by building your own specific team and operate it directly|
Need to focus on growing your company instead of routine recruiting and software development management
Need to protect investments in team, IP, knowledge, processes
No-compromise – only best extra-ordinary experts with strong mathematics and algorithms
Flexible up/downscaling with specific expertise as required, including niche experts.
Prepare for tomorrow
Staying prepared in a vast landscape of evolving technologies
Provide customers direct access to resources, including highly specific fields, without mid-level management.
Agile integrated team of colleagues
Autonomously operating teams that develop specific product and operational knowledge.
Technologies to give more insight into remote resources.
Long-term business growth strategy focused on growing with customers.
Direct access to database of available resources, candidates and planning.
Hourly based, with detailed activity reports.