Author: Andriy Tatchyn

How Much Does It Cost to Create an MVP?

Starting your digital business with an MVP (Minimum Viable Product) is a reasonable solution if you want to avoid risks and test your idea before developing a fully-fledged product. It all translates into saving your money and time and maximizes the chances for your project to succeed. Given that 90% of startups fail, building a Minimum Viable Product cost efficiently is a must to make a proof for your online businesses. However, MVP building is also a financial investment. So

Offshore or nearshore web development: What’s the best option?

Nearshore software development

When getting software developed, you need an agency that will deliver. A reliable agency, a partner in technology, and one that’s going to work well with your processes, team and values. As part of picking the right web development partner, you might wonder whether to offshore or nearshore this work? Another option is to onshore the work, which means picking an agency in your home country, or very close to home. But compared to the offshore or nearshore options, onshore

LaSoft tech stack | Technology reviews

What is a tech stack? A tech stack is defined as the set of technologies an organization uses to build a web or mobile application. It is a combination of programming languages, frameworks, libraries, patterns, servers, UI/UX solutions, software, and tools used by its developers. Read more about the most popular technologies, that wildly used in LaSoft’s daily programming life and it’s comparing in the following tables.

Dedicated team model | LaSoft view. Part #1

Outsourcing in a nutshell – Why to outsource The new globalized economy opens new opportunities and new options to organize a business. There are many reasons why more and more companies decide to outsource some of their projects or processes overseas, and the cost in many cases is not the main reason today. I have prepared a list of reasons why our professionals all over the world go with outsourcing: 1. Much wider access to specific knowledge and expertise that

Expenses on Project IT infrastructure during the development stage

So you have decided to order a WebApp from a web development agency (or you might have already made an order). You are a client, and nobody expects you to know all the intricacies of the process. But what can be really helpful for your further communication is to know who is who in a Web development team that is in charge of your project. With a set of 3 articles I will try to explain a Web Development in

Custom Dashboards: Why Are They so Helpful?

How do you make your own dashboard

As our world becomes ubiquitously connected, companies are producing more data than ever before. And, deriving actionable insights from this data deluge is mission critical for ensuring solid business processes. To make the most of data, we should begin with the technical capability to analyze and visualize the data, thus, employ custom dashboard software. I came, I saw, I conquered Metrics are the numbers that serve as indicators of every process’ status and progress. Custom data visualization dashboards represent the

How to make sure that a development team fits you the best

hire web developers

It’s no surprise that hiring a good specialist is a critical thing for any project. However, the less you know about the way their work should be accomplished, the fewer possibilities you have to approach the hiring process critically. So what should you know to make it right and get worthy specialists on the board? In this article, we will answer these and other questions that may help you hire web developers.

UX design patterns

User experience design patterns

Information technology is full of patterns, which help us analyze the world and create things with a guarantee of fitting users demands. Loosely speaking, the pattern is a regularity that one can use to build similarly looking and functioning systems. For instance, software developers identify and use patterns to create reusable solutions for solving similar problems. However, patterns are the most commonly used in the design. In this article, we will take a walkthrough of UX design patterns from the

What is general data protection regulation?

general data protection regulation

All our interactions with the Internet are about exchanging data. We go online to get information, but we also have to be ready to give our personal details. So does it mean that any service can use personal information of the user if he gets to interact with it? It has been so, but the changes are coming in the form of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Let’s find out what it implies and how it may impact your