Defining Business Requirements: Do You Know What They Need?

Do You Know What The Business Requirements Are?

Defining business requirements for a technology solution isn’t just about what the business stakeholders want; it’s about what they need. To discover what the business requirements are – wants and needs, strong business analysis is required, understanding what the business actually does, the overall process and how that business functional area defines success. So many [...]

Three Points on Outsourcing Software Development and Lowering Risks

Risk Avoidance When You Outsource Coding

Outsourcing software development saves you money, right? Well, maybe…but it also raises risks, especially when it’s offshored. You need to weigh the cost savings from outsourcing coding against the costs that will be driven by the management overhead, needs for more comprehensive requirements documentation and, for offshored projects, off-hour meetings. The more critical the system [...]