All posts by Archana

New Whitepaper: Top 5 Frameworks and Toolkits for better User Experience

A software product that meets the customer needs, but does not offer better user experience, is not considered a winner anymore! Today, smart ISV’s have realized that improving the user experience of their products has…

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Testimonial: BY-ESN Founder Folkert Rosenkamp (Video)

BY-ESN (www.byveo.com) Founder Folkert Rosenkamp takes a moment out of his busy day to talk about how Aspire’s Producteering approach has helped him in developing his Enterprise Social Networking Portal in just 5 months! “Aspire’s Producteering…

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5 Mandatory Roles required for Successful Product Development

When it comes to any one problem to solve, place to get to, goal to achieve, there are limitless ways to get there, especially when it comes to software. Those divergences can be in technology…

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Fixed bid engagement model – Milestones to Monitor

‘Fixed bid proposal executed for a Government project had a schedule overrun of 16 months – this is mainly due to dynamic change in requirements. On top of this, changes ran over 50% of the…

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How to integrate analytics into software products seamlessly & economically?

“In God we trust, all others bring data.” While there is, ironically, no concrete data crediting the author of this quote (W Edwards Deming?? Robert W Hayden???), this statement has caught the imagination of almost…

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Top Discussed Trends in HR Software Market 2013

I had an opportunity to attend the 2 day UK HR Software Show 2013 conducted by the CIPD,  in Olympia, London. Overall it was a very nice show with a good display of HR software companies, across the…

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Performance Engineering – How to proceed?

Are you aware that by optimizing performance on your products/application have proven to increase user adoption by 25%? Moreover, industry experts estimate that approximately $3 billion was lost in 2012 revenue because of slow application/product’s…

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Importance of Usability Prototype

User interface prototyping is a crucial step in the process of usability re-engineering that provides a basis for continuous evaluation and improvement of a to-be-designed user interface. In usability engineering, the focus of using prototypes…

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How Usability increases your ROI?

Considering usability engineering in the initial stages of a product development plays a vital role in increasing the product’s ROI.Most of the companies predict it as an additional expense and skips it in the early…

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SaaS Model – Advantages for ISV’s

Today Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) is considered by many IT buyers as a feasible choice to attain cost efficiency and better service. Customers are looking for customized solutions – in terms of pricing, functionality, simple on-boarding and…

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Increasing Adoption of SaaS Model

Let me begin with a small introduction to SaaS. Software-as-a-service (SaaS) is a form of software consumption, where the application is offered as a service to customers across the internet. You can consider the SaaS…

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Why Do Products Fail?

First of all, how do you assess whether a software project (or product) is fundamentally a success or failure? I would say by answering the following questions, one can agree on the product’s end result.…

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