Photofy and Near Coding

How we helped Photofy create the first version of their first Web Application – One of our first projects as a Nearshore Software Development company

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Back in 2012, Near Coding was a young company and the way we got businesses was by bidding in freelance websites, most of them already gone, such as oDesk, Elance, Rent-a-coder, and so on. On those websites you could create entities called Agencies and those were some kind of online companies inside those platforms. At […]

PMI vs Scrum

Classic Project Management Vs. Agile “Project Management”. Which methodology will work better for my organization?

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Both agile and classic management strategies incorporate the triple constraints, which are the scope, cost and schedule. However, methods of incorporating these three constraints differ from one strategy to the other. In classic project management scope and cost are mere estimates but schedule is always pre-determined. In agile project management the scope keeps on changing […]

How to manage distributed teams using Agile methodologies

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When a company outsources to a different geography, it usually encounters numerous challenges.  This problems range from cultural-communication barriers, problems in project planning, different time zones to trust issues in project implementations.  Over the years managerial faction has evolved and resolved to use of various Agile methodologies, these methods originated from manufacturing community but has […]