PHP: 5 Powerful Spheres of  Use

PHP: 5 Powerful Spheres of Use

5 spheres of PHP use

Initially built for server-side scripting, PHP has become one of the most widely used programming languages. According to WWW Technology Surveys, the share of its use worldwide exceeds 80%. Among PHP advocates are such giants as Slack, Wikipedia, Wordpress, Pinterest, Nvidia, Tumblr and, to some extent, Facebook. The wide range of functions it possesses allow applying this language in almost any area of IT development. That's why companies, from startups to large enterprises, so often choose this programming language when it comes to developing products and services. Let’s have a look at some inspiring examples of what can be done with PHP.

ERP Software: Why Develop

ERP Software: Why Develop

Enterprise resource planning systems

Enterprise resource planning systems (ERP) have become irreplaceable over the last two decades. As at 2017, 81% of organizations were either implementing ERP software or completed implementation. But due to the rapid technological changes, the issue is still pending for many companies. With the inevitability of upgrades, you, as a CEO or CIO may still hesitate if it is better to build your own ERP system or buy a prepackaged solution.

7 Secrets of Fruitful Cooperation with an Offshore IT Company (From the Insiders)

7 Secrets of Fruitful Cooperation with an Offshore IT Company (From the Insiders)

Offshore IT outsourcing company

So, you have decided to digitize your business. But who to entrust this major challenge with? Assuming you are not going to transform your firm into a web-dev, you need third-party IT specialists. The practice is common nowadays. According to Deloitte statistics, 53 percent of IT functions are being already outsourced worldwide. After all, if it’s OK for Skype, Slack, Opera, and Facebook, why shouldn’t it work for you?

Business Californian Way, or What We Can Learn from Silicon Valley Startups

Business Californian Way, or What We Can Learn from Silicon Valley Startups

Сalifornia Golden Gate

Silicon Valley is a fruitful soil for new businesses. Yet at the same time, it is one of the most competitive environments in the whole wide world. What makes some startups burst and flourish and the other sink into oblivion? And how the owners of other businesses can benefit from their experience? We have selected several takeaways from recent successful Californian startups and share them with you.

Queens of IT: Top 8 Female Startup Breakthroughs

Queens of IT: Top 8 Female Startup Breakthroughs

Women in IT

With International Women’s Day around the corner, it is to the point to dwell on the topic of women’s role in the modern IT world. The theme is especially alluring taking into account a constantly growing percentage of the representatives of the fair sex in this traditionally male-preoccupied realm. But what does it cost to get a foot in the door trying to push ahead a female business in a man’s world?

Houseparty App: the Story of Success

Houseparty App: the Story of Success

House Party App

Few people know that the Houseparty startup is a result of another project’s fail since its developers have been hiding the name of a company behind it for a long time. But the top managers found a way to correct their previous mistakes and reincarnate the project. How did this party planner app succeed among numerous video messenger apps and teen video chats?

Make Impact with Impact Mapping

Make Impact with Impact Mapping

impact mapping

Imagine the situation: for several months, all your team is hard at work developing a project. The product is cool, you release a trial version — and suddenly the client says that «it’s just not what he meant». Or, he is totally satisfied with the functional, you shake hands, and in a couple of months, you occasionally come across the comment in which your ex-client complains: he invested excessive amounts of money in cooperation with you, and now the product doesn’t bring him any slightest profit. Obviously, it damages the image of the company.