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9 most common mistakes people make when hiring a software consultant

Contracting a software consultant can end up being a great asset to your company. But only if you manage to hire a professional that fits your needs and justifies the costs.

The surprising benefits of IT Managed Services

To stay ahead of the curve, businesses need to have solutions up and running as effectively as possible because any downtime can drop a company’s productivity. The good news – there’s an easy way to get control over your IT operations without building a large in-house team of experts.

MindK bags another 5-star review on Clutch

The software development industry is probably one of the most dynamic industries out there.  New technologies and trends are going to pop-up every now and then, and companies should be able to adapt to these changes. 

5 pains to be сured by a professional software QA consultant

In a world jam-packed with digital solutions, there should not be the need to talk about the importance of quality assurance. The competition is too high and there's no room for error.

Digital transformation in times of budget constraints

Whether you’re an early-stage start-up or a Fortune 500 company, today’s business leaders need their IT peers, in-house teams, and vendors to deliver quickly and efficiently to avoid excessive investments and secure savings on Total Cost of Ownership.

How to use an Agile workflow to grow your business

Agile was born as an iterative approach to software development. Since then it grew beyond the IT field and is now successfully applied across industries for everything from marketing to developing hardware and aerospace engineering.

Change control process: how to stay on top of user needs in uncertain times

You might start your project with clearly defined goals and milestones. But if you stick to the plan and ignore changes that happen outside of your window, you might end up with a product that fails to address your current business needs.

Test automation framework: how to find the right one

To get all the benefits out of test automation, you need to have a right test automation framework in place. Selecting a wrong one may lead to a waste of your time and money.

Regression testing: the definitive guide

In September 2014 Apple had to pull back the latest iOS 8 update in less than an hour after its release. The update caused severe unlocking issues along with frozen updates, lost signal, and 67% more crashes. What's unfortunate, the tech giant could’ve avoided this blunder entirely with regression testing.

All you need to know about types of software testing before product launch

When most people answer the question "Why software should be tested?", the responses might include making sure the product works as intended, that the solution is secure and complies with certain policies, can satisfy the end-users, etc.

Kanban vs Scrum: best Agile frameworks for the age of uncertainty

Scrum and Kanban are two of the most popular Agile frameworks. Both have their pros and cons. Both have proven their ability to produce great results in the face of high uncertainty. Yet, they shine in completely different situations. And so, the debate of Kanban vs Scrum goes on.

Agile vs Waterfall: choosing the best model for your next project

Choosing the right software methodology (Agile vs Waterfall) is one of the first decisions you’ll make about your project. It will affect how developers approach your project, the way you manage your team and communicate with your partners.