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Why We Don’t Offshore and Why You Shouldn’t Either

Why We Don’t Offshore and Why You Shouldn’t Either

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Every week, we receive multiple calls from offshore companies offering software development services for as low as $11 an hour. Does the huge profit margin seem tempting? Maybe—but we turn them down every time. Here's a few reasons why: We Can't Guarantee the Work Envoc builds relationships [...]
Consumption Gap - Servers, People and Roles

Consumption Gap - Servers, People and Roles

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Consumption Gaps in Server Hardware Do you know this guy? The one that has to tell you about the $100,000 server farm that took 6 months to acquire, 6 months to set up, has 2 years of usable life and is only being used at 2% utilization. That guy – the guy with major Consumption [...]
Late: Technical Debt Interest Payment

Late: Technical Debt Interest Payment

Written by Calvin Fabre on

Your Technical Interest Payment is due If you have ever been involved in the development of something as simple as a Microsoft Excel macro, as normal as a public-facing website or portal, or been a part of a full-blown enterprise software application, you are most-probably guilty of ringing up &ldquo [...]