Itransition Corporate Blog


Bringing Long-Distance Collaboration to the Next Level, or Why Itransition Opened an Office in the UK

By Yury Chernikov

This article discusses different branch office modes Itransition has tried over the years, the scheme we consider optimal for us at the moment, the offshore/local dilemma as well as some considerations on the efficient mixed team approach. [...]

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The Component Approach and Typescript in AngularJS 2.0 for Large Teams Developing Complex Apps

By Mihail Poddubsky

New AngularJS 2.0 — new features. Do they meet new requirements to web development itself? Let's find out together! [...]

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4 Integration Levels of Embedded Analytics on Itransition’s BI Project Examples

By Svetlana Pyatakova

It’s impossible to imagine leading mobile and enterprise apps without garnering important insights from embedded analytics. However, embedding has to be implemented correctly and at the right depth for your company to reap most benefits. Today we look at different 4 integration levels, based on the depth of analytics embedding. [...]

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Houston, Do You Read? Setting Up Effective Communication in Geographically Distributed Teams

By Eugene Dorosh

Different backgrounds and time zone differences add to the difficulty of communication and knowledge sharing among team members. Let’s look at the five fundamental practices to boost essentially the efficiency of communication in large, geographically distributed project teams. [...]

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Developers Before, Today and in the Future

By Press Office

Today we discuss where the profession is at the moment, what makes good developers great and what will happen in the future with Itransition’s Chief Technology Officer Yury Zelensky. [...]

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When Uber is not for everything

By Svetlana Muravskaya

What if some industries just do not fit the Uber-like model? Or it’s all the fault of market unfamiliarity? The road is rocky and potentially fatal for any startup, but there are basic flaws in “Uber-like” model to consider before entering an on-demand market. [...]

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DIY: 15 Services for Making Mobile-Friendly Websites

By Svetlana Pyatakova

A lot of successful websites are built using free web design tools with intuitive interfaces and functionality that anyone can implement. But with so many services out there, how do you know which one to pick for your particular situation? So here are 15 services to build a mobile website without hiring an expensive development team. [...]

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How to Outsource Development Effort without Cooling Your Hot Startup Down

By Anna Ilyushchits

As marketer at a technology services company, I’ve sifted through our history of startup-initiated projects in an attempt to sum up what type and scope of tasks are typically outsourced and emphasize what aspects you as a startup owner shall watch out for to secure a most favorable output. [...]

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“Failed” Projects: How to Learn and Grow from Business Mistakes

By Seva Maslov

There are plenty examples from my experience of projects that had disastrous results from the outside, but turned out to be very useful or super successful in some of its parts, not so obvious to an outside observer. If you think about it — success and failure are largely relative categories. Let me give you a few examples. [...]

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What if Usability Tests Don’t Work?

By Katerina Maksimova

Usability testing repeatedly proves its paramount importance, as it helps to find and fix problems hampering conversion rate, verify concepts and even take some inspiration from the target audience. But what if these methodologies don’t reveal users’ actual needs, or the findings are not enough to make decisions? Let’s try to go deeper than the warned-out questionnaires and interviews. [...]

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