September, 2019
| 5 Min Read

Software Prototyping: What Is It, and Is It Right for You?

Software prototyping is one of the many services that Baytech Consulting offers. For many firms it’s the undisputed best choice for software development, especially when working with a vendor like us for that development. But we realize that some of our readers aren’t familiar with the term. What exactly is it? And is it something…

September, 2019
| 5 Min Read

Python Development in 2019: Current Trends

Python is an ever-increasingly popular programming language, and that trend continues in 2019 and beyond. Just how popular is Python? According to Github’s Octoverse research project, it’s trending high by all sorts of metrics. Measuring by repositories created, Python is #3 and is on a meteoric climb, behind only Java and Javascript. By some other measures of growth,…

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August, 2019
| 11 Min Read

The Pros and Cons of Software Development Outsourcing

Over the last 10 years, one of the hottest and most controversial issues in the world of business has been outsourcing, typically from developed countries like the United States to poorer, developing ones. This has especially been true in the world of software development where many companies have opted for the far-cheaper services of programmers…

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August, 2019
| 7 Min Read

Migrating to Event-Sourcing and Microservices

As late as the 1990s, most heavily used business applications were running on mainframe computers or powerful network servers. These programs were typically monolithic, with the entire program needing to run for every use case. While this worked at the time, today’s systems demand scalability, resilience and responsiveness that such older models often cannot deliver….

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July, 2019
| 3 Min Read

The Pitfalls of In-House Software Development

If you need to develop custom software or upgrade your existing enterprise software, you have options. You can opt for in-house development or you can outsource it to a well-reputed software house. What is In-House Development? In-house development refers to building a software within your own company, utilizing your own resources and workforce. This may require you…

July, 2019
| 4 Min Read

Why Kubernetes is So Popular in 2019

If you want to deploy cloud-native applications, then Kubernetes is a powerful system that you can’t ignore. Since Google open-sourced Kubernetes in 2014, its usage has grown rapidly. According to Redmonk, 54% of Fortune 100 companies use Kubernetes. There are many reasons why Kubernetes is the go-to system right now. What is that? Should you use it? What…

July, 2019
| 5 Min Read

Time and Material vs Fixed Price: Which Pricing Model is Better?

You’ve finally settled on the right software developer and it’s time to set up a contract. You don’t want a pricing model that will force you to renegotiate late, so you want to get it right the first time. Let’s break down two popular software project pricing models to help you make an informed decision….

July, 2019
| 2 Min Read

We Are the Recipient of the 2019 Clutch Leader Award!

As a custom software development company focused on quality, our mission to deliver our clients’ visions on time, on spec, and on budget. Since we first opened our doors in 2007, software, the web, and apps have all changed in how they are developed and how the world uses them. We’ve kept up with the…

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June, 2019
| 4 Min Read

15 Tips for Choosing a Custom Software Development Company

Software is making its way into almost every area of our lives. All around the world, businesses are becoming increasingly dependent on software-based systems because they improve business process efficiency. If you’re considering revamping your existing software system or adopting a brand new one, there are many factors you need to keep in mind. Choosing…

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June, 2019
| 5 Min Read

7 Hidden Costs of Offshore Software Development

Do you want to outsource your software development project? You’re probably looking for a custom solution that tackles your specific business needs affordably. If you’re looking for the most cost-effective solution, you may be considering outsourcing your software development to a team from another country. Offshore software development is where you hire an overseas team…