1. Cost saving
Correct, costs saving is one of the crucial advantages of outsourcing development. A company attracting an
saves its money in several ways - no in-house staff payrolls need to be paid on a permanent basis, no taxes and other duties
from in-house staff salaries need to be paid, no fees need to be paid to recruiters for finding proper
specialists, no expensive computers and development software and tools need to be purchased and then
In our case, Do IT Programming Solutions assumes all obligations to pay salaries to developers, their taxes etc.
2. Time saving
Check! Your company don’t spend days and weeks on looking for, interviewing, hiring and training of in-house developers.
You outsource development of your software application to a skilled professional team capable of and
trained on using most advanced development technologies and tools.
At Do IT Programming Solutions we have settled and skilled development teams to match projects in any of our areas of expertise. Our staff combined professional experience in software development exceeds 300 years, so you may be confident in their sufficient mastership in using and knowing the required technologies and tools. At Do IT Programming Solutions we have settled and skilled development teams to match projects in any of our areas of expertise. Our staff combined professional experience in software development exceeds 300 years, so you may be confident in their sufficient mastership in using and knowing the required technologies and tools.
Absolutely! This statement means that your company may contract an external development company for a certain period. You
won’t need to hire and shortly after that, in case of a short project performance period, fire staff
and gain a reputation of a company with high worker
circulation rates. You control for how long you attract outer team. And you may also scale up or down the development team
any time, to respond to the changing situation.
Do IT Programming Solutions would be happy to help you with projects of any duration and level of complexity. We display equal respect and treatment to all our clients, regardless of their size or alike.
4. Access to a universe of software development professionals to choose from
Boom! The market of software development outsourcing is one of the largest markets globally, and it keeps growing bigger
and bigger. That means that there are countless providers of outsourced software development services.
And any business may find that only
company or team that is best suitable for a specific project or task. Properly maintained client feedback platforms allow
learning about skills and professionalism of the majority of such service providers.
Do IT Programming Solutions is one of highly appraised software developers according to UpWork and we obtained from UpWork the recognition award as the best IT agency in Odessa, Ukraine. We encourage you to contact any of our happy clients for their feedback and opinion on our performance.
5. Exclusive method to upgrade existing technologies or migrate to new ones
Indeed. If a business wants to migrate its system to a new technology or platform, in-house development team, even if there
is such, may not be able to implement it due to their narrow specialization and adherence to a specific
technology or platform. And the business
will have to assign this task to an outer vendor, while still needing to settle payrolls of its in-house team.
At Do IT Programming Solutions we are all in love with new and hot technologies and tools. We treat them as a kid treats new toy - we disassemble them to see what they have inside and how they work. We try to reassemble them again to verify and test their operability. We try to keep up with the lightning pace of the IT industry development.
6. Proper testing of the software product
In most cases it is true, because professional software development firms employ expensive testing systems and platforms
that cannot be afforded by in-house development teams, and their staff has received adequate specialized
training on test methods and on the use
of appropriate testing systems and tools.
At Do IT Programming Solutions, we are practicing using the most advanced testing systems and procedures, and ensure that all members of our testing teams are properly trained on such.
7. Focusing on what really matters for the business
It is undoubtful. A business that assigns development of its software system or solution to an external developer gets rid
of this burden and routine and suddenly gets quite a nice period of time that can be spent to address
business-specific issues and resolve essential
for the business problems. The business may use this opportunity to upgrade its sales strategies or modernize its procedures
and policies, or take other critical measures that have been postponed for quite a while.
Believing that everyone shall do what he or she is best in, Do IT Programming Solutions always aims to release our clients from unneeded routines or non-core operations. We are committed to help our clients focus at their core activities while still having the last word in discussions of the project.
We think that the above seven statements reflect most essential benefits the businesses may get as a result of outsourcing
their software development to external vendors. There are also many sideby advantages resulting from any
of these seven, and in case of desire, description and substantiation of each of them can be easily found
on the Internet.
Summing up, our point of view on choosing between outsourcing software development or setting up the in-house development team is to find an outsourced feeling like the in-house one. We believe that our company is exactly such team, and we encourage you to contact us and discuss all issues you may have concerning the outsourcing.
1. Low quality of the product
One of the main concerns a business may have when outsourcing its software development to an external vendor is the product
quality, as sometimes it may be much more difficult to track quality of the product being developed externally.
Our advice would be to pick up
a reliable outsourcing development partner with a proven performance record and sufficient number of positive feedbacks from
Do IT Programming Solutions has always been targeted to provide our clients with the best quality solutions at reasonable cost. For this purpose, we perform a scrupulous casting of our staff, regularly test and assess their skills, organize and foster their refresher and upgrade trainings, employ best suitable development processes, technologies and tools, use most optimized software testing systems, and ensure our staff gets proper brain rest to stay firmly on the ground.
2. Insufficient communication
In many cases external service providers assigned with the task of software development are located in other countries than
the clients. This fact may give rise to communication-related issues, when it is difficult for the client
to regularly communicate with the outsource
development team. The problem may be exaggerated by unavailability of the appointed contact person or similar issues.
Do IT Programming Solutions has been aware of this problem for a long time already, and we have taken precautions to avoid it. For each of our projects we appoint, in addition to the Project Manager, a person who will act as sort of “next kin” and will be responsible for communicating with the client in case PM is unavailable for a certain reason. We also want to get clear understanding of the client’s requirements and vision, therefore we schedule regular meetings between the client and the development team to discuss all unresolved or risky issues and peculiarities. We want to keep our clients as much involved in the development process as possible, and we believe that’s one of our strengths.
3. Lack of direct control
Undoubtedly, as compared to software development by in-house teams outsourcing software development may display, at least
visually, some lack of direct control over the development process. We think this problem is a matter
of poor efforts coordination and
distribution of responsibilities. For avoidance of such danger, at the very initial stage of the project we discuss with
the client all possible methods of control.
We appoint contact persons our clients may use as “eyes and ears” to track the progress and report any issues, including the minor ones. If that is insufficient for earning the client’s confidence, we may sign additional contract establishing the client-identified control activities and identifying persons responsible for keeping the client posted about the project progress. And we always remember that the last word shall always belong to the client.
4. Different time zones and cultures
As mentioned above, it may happen that external development team sits in other country or even on another continent than the client. That leads to the risk of different time zones and cultures, including the religions, traditions etc.
As a precaution to mitigate such risk, Do IT Programming Solutions always adapts to the clients - we will schedule regular - daily or weekly, or as required by the client - video meetings or calls so it is convenient both for the client and for us, mainly during the client’s time zone operating hours. And we may make the respective provision in the contract signed with the client, in order to make the client confident this provision will be fulfilled. As regards the cultural differences, it is not a problem for us at all, as we respect all cultures, religions, and traditions. We follow the principle “treat people as you want to be treated”, period.
5. Language barriers
Again, as mentioned above, external development team may be located in another country and their native language may be different
than that of the client.
At Do IT Programming Solutions, we have always believed in globalization and, therefore, have taken our best efforts to be closer to becoming the global citizens. For that purpose, virtually all members of our development teams, not only Project Managers, speak English. We also provide company-paid English course taught by native English-speaking teaching professionals so that all our people can visit such course and upgrade their English level.
6. Compromising information security and confidentiality
Information security and confidentiality is certainly one of the most critical concerns to be addressed when a business decides
to outsource development of its software to any external company. There certainly exist unfair vendors.
But we don’t belong to such. In order to exclude even the slightest violation of the security and confidentiality of sensitive client- and software-related information, we always sign NDA (non-disclosure agreement) with our client at the very beginning. NDA outlines the whole range of threats to the information security and confidentiality and establishes both our and the client’s responsibility in case of breaching the requirements. This agreement provides our client with respective remedies the client may enforce in case of any such breach.