Onshore Software Development News & Information - Techtonic

The Latest Technology Isn't Always the Greatest

The list of modern software technologies and solutions is a constant, fast grower. Buzzwords like Blockchain, Machine Learning, Augmented Reality, Internet of Things, and Quantum Computing dominate the blogosphere. However, most software projects wouldn’t benefit from adopting these bleeding edge technologies. In fact, most projects can be solved using a much older toolbox of tried and true solutions that have been around for quite a while now.

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How to Run a Development Department in a Pandemic: An Interview with Ash Bablani

Ash Bablani, the leader of Techtonic’s delivery department and Director of QA and Dev Ops, took a few minutes out of his day to have a candid conversation about what it means to lead a development team during a pandemic. Transparency. Hope. Results.

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Onshore Tech Solutions for a World on Lockdown

Throughout the United States and the world as a global community, as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, business as usual has been turned on its head with no sign of a return to normalcy in the very near future. There are multiple levels of disruption; from states calling for stay-at-home orders, to mass closures of nonessential businesses, to countless other businesses suddenly transforming their structures to operate entirely remotely. In a single instant, all measures were taken to stem the bleeding however possible by businesses of all types, across the world, when it was determined that quarantining became the only option to slow the spread of this virus. However, with the world on lockdown, it is time for companies in the US to start considering the benefits of onshoring their technology and IT functions.

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Digital Transformation - Action & Opportunity

Digital transformation is about changing the way companies operate from a digital standpoint. It’s about implementing changes to drive efficiency, better performance, and rethinking how technology affects your business, your customers, and your employees. The following article will examine what many companies are doing to transform digitally and how certain technologies are at the forefront, delivering change on the front lines.

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Puppeteer Can Fill In Cypress’ Gaps

Cypress.io says their tool is a "fast, easy and reliable testing for anything that runs in a browser" and so far I’d say that I agree. I’ve been using it with every project since last year with great success. It makes it easy to write tests...

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Machine Learning - Fundamental Principles

In the past decade, machine learning has quickly become one of the hottest topics in the world of computer science. Given it’s wide range of highly monetizable applications such as self driving cars, the stock market, digital marketing and healthcare, there is no denying it’s appeal. However, to effectively apply the concepts of machine learning, it is important to have a strong understanding of the underlying principles behind it, what it is, and when and how it can be used.

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