Being too Agile – Why Agile fails and how to avoid it
The software community is moving from linear development processes such as Waterfall to a more incremental approach. The Agile process is now accepted as the better alternative to traditional software development. If done properly it can improve the quality, reduce the time, and mitigate risks. Because Agile brings so many advantages to the companies, today […]Read More
Is There any Difference between a “Program” and an “Application“?
By Elena, Customer Support Specialist at Flat Rock Being part of the high-tech world people became familiar with words like “program” and “application”. Almost every day you could hear someone passionately recommending a new “app” that was just installed on their smartphone. We are used to the terminology and it became an essential […]Read More
The Inspiring World of Sitefinity CMS
By Polina, Solution Sales Specialist at Flat Rock Sitefinity is a special gem in the world of content management systems. Even though it is not as famous to the larger audience as WordPress, Drupal and Sitecore, it is developed by one of the leading vendors of enterprise software products Telerik. It fascinates with the simplicity […]Read More
Swift programming language– the New Kid on the Block
In 2014 Apple introduced the Swift programming language – modern, safe, powerful, and interactive. It is an alternative for Objective-C and strives to present a much simpler and more intuitive syntax. Objective-C dates back to the ’80s and, as you can imagine, comes with a little bit of baggage. It was the main reason why Apple […]Read More
Are you Open to Django, Cake and Sensu?
By Polina, Solution Sales Specialist at Flat Rock The use of open source technology to run business IT environments has doubled since 2010. According to this year’s numbers, 78% of the companies run on open source and only less than 3% don’t use open source software at all.Read More
Docker – the Smart Container
By Poly, Solution Sales Specialist at Flat Rock In the times when optimization and cloud computing are the center of attention in the tech world, Docker is the one technology that has overcome the challenges of automation, application flexibility and portability. The official release of the project was in 2013, but ever since then its […]Read More