Did You Know a Distributed Team Can Be More Effective Than a Co-Located One? Here’s Why

In this age of globalization, distribute3 of the biggest pros of remote developersd software development doesn’t surprise anyone anymore. But what is surprising is that some of the best-performing teams out there are distributed ones. They are incredibly productive, sometimes beating the co-located teams of their competitors in this regard. With all the challenges of distributed software development, what does a distributed team have that makes it more effective?

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If You Were an American Software Engineer, Where Would You Live? See Where US Developers Are Located

tech news-tech trends-software engineer IT trends-IT statisticsAs the home to Apple and Microsoft, the United States are quite expectedly at the forefront of software development. But where are most American software engineers located and where are they paid best? An infographic by Lucidworks, based on IT statistics from Bureau of Labor Statistics, answers the questions well.

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How to Manage Offshore .Net Development Successfully

Hundreds of companies these days hire .Net developers offshore.

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Rates that are often twice lower and a sufficient level of expertise – a remote .Net developer sounds like the optimal solution. The problem with offshore .Net development though is that it’s even more difficult to manage a project than when you work with in-house .Net coders. Communication difficulties, differences in mentality – these can be real challenges for a project supervisor. But, as you probably know, a successful project is a well-managed project, so let’s figure out how to manage your remote .Net coders team to get the most of them.

1. Understand the cultural differences and account for them.

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What Happened in IT in 2013: Software, Web, and Mobile Development News

it outsourcing trends, outsourcing statistics, it outsourcing articles, IT news, IT trends, IT statistics, tech news, tech trends, tech statistics2013 is finished, and it’s time to look back at the highlights in the IT industry.

We have selected several events that made the news in the software, web, and mobile development spheres in 2013.

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