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Ukrainian software development company celebrated the 1 year Anniversary Dev Meetup for local IT-community

Redwerk software development company gathered representatives of the IT sphere in one of the company’s offices to hold the anniversary Dev Meetup.

Kyiv, Ukraine, 2017-Oct-24 — /EPR SOFTWARE NEWS/ — Redwerk is a Ukrainian offshore software development company with two development centers in Kyiv and Zaporizhzhia. It specializes in the whole range of technologies and has an extensive experience in various industries, providing a full-cycle software development for small startups and large enterprises worldwide.

The company pays considerable attention to the organizational process and self-development of employees. Redwerk regularly conducts training projects within the company, promotes visiting various conferences and seminars, and holds monthly Dev Meetups in Zaporizhzhia office for all developers, designers, testers, PMs and those who are interested in the IT industry. In October 2017 Redwerk company celebrated the anniversary of Dev Meetup presenting impressive reports in a festive atmosphere.

Speakers on Dev Meetups are practicing IT professionals that share their experiences and give useful and unobvious workarounds and advice. At the anniversary Meetup, participants got acquainted with the report of Redwerk QA engineer about the trends of the auto testing, discovered new facts about the DevOps methodology and learned how to create a universal testing pipeline for automated testing of web applications with the help of Docker from invited speakers.

Since the first Dev Meetup, the attendance has been growing every month. On past 13 meetings, 28 speakers shared their knowledge with over 600 guests.

The friendly, party atmosphere contributed to learning, sharing experience and exchanging knowledge. The latest event attracted the record number participants and three speakers due to the great pastime, new useful acquaintances, problem-solving and helpful advice. Meetup organizers presented memorable gifts to the speakers and those who asked the most interesting questions on the topics of the reports.

Redwerk Dev Meetups made a significant contribution to the development of the IT community in Zaporizhzhia helping participants acquire and develop experience in various IT spheres.

 

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Growth Drives AgreeYa to Move Its Global Headquarters

AgreeYa Solutions today moved its Global Headquarters to their new office building in Folsom, CA. In response to the strong growth that AgreeYa has witnessed in past few years, the Folsom, CA based technology solutions, and staffing services company has outgrown its current premises.

The new location is based on the 605 Coolidge Drive, Folsom, CA. AgreeYa will continue to provide technology solutions and staffing services for existing and new customers. The new building houses advanced technology, multiple forms of audio and video communications, provides infrastructure and services that promotes teamwork and synergy across all and offers excellent transportation links. The new office with over 23,000 sq feet is more than double in size from previous office based on the Woodmere Road, Folsom, CA.

Commenting on the move, Ajay Kaul, Managing Partner of AgreeYa said, “This is an exciting time for AgreeYa. Our existing HQ facility had little room for expansion. We are delighted to have acquired the new facility as this move will support our plans for scaling up our operations and for upcoming growth into 2013 and beyond.”

Ajay added “Our business has shown strong growth in the past few years underpinned by our passion to achieve success together with our customers. With recent success of our Microsoft SharePoint Enterprise Social Collaboration solution – SocialXtend, our move to larger premise reflects a confidence in our ability to continue to grow and provide high quality software, solutions, and staffing services to our customers.”

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Is 2012 set to be a bumper year for outsourcing?

With the New Year upon us, many companies are now looking at their business processes in order to assess what they can change in 2012. With companies continuing to struggle amidst a challenging economic climate, many are likely to dramatically change how their company operates this year, with outsourcing likely to become the preserve of many businesses attempting to rationalise their cost base.

Last year was a record year for companies operating in the outsourcing sector, with a huge number of businesses looking into the concept in an attempt to cut fixed costs and become more flexible. With the ability to drastically reduce fixed overheads whilst maintaining business operations without interruption and providing access to skilled staff, outsourcing has been a lifesaver for many in 2011, which is why the new year is likely to bring a further uplift in demand for outsourcing services; not only in the UK but overseas too.

In a recent survey conducted by dictate2us, a dictation and transcription service, it was found that 62% of companies plan to outsource administrative jobs this year, to cut the costs of overheads. Chief Executive of dictate2us, Daryl Leigh said :“Many of the administrative tasks typically undertaken by secretaries are necessary but incredibly time consuming. For that reason, it’s important that business owners look objectively at their organisation to question whether outmoded methods of operation are still relevant.”

It is thought that the increased interest companies have in relation to outsourcing is due to the many small business that continue to struggle to find employees with the necessary skills. Research carried out by the Federation of small Businesses (FSB) found that 27% of start up companies struggle to find qualified and skilled staff.

Outsourcing was also a hot topic in the news last year, and this trend appears to continuing in 2012. In one article in particular, published in the Daily Mail, John Neilson, Managing Director of NHS Shared Business Services, has urged the NHS to outsource more of its call centres to India, to further cut costs; a predicted saving of £20 billion by 2014. With articles such as these featuring in various different publications on a daily basis, it is no wonder that more companies are wanting to know what is to be gained through outsourcing, with there being more of a demand for outsourcing companies than there has ever been before.

One outsourcing website in particular that has reaped the benefits of the increase in outsourcing is OutsourceMyProject. With over £1 million worth of projects posted onto the site in 2011, the business is looking forward to what 2012 brings. Loren Holland, Managing Director of OutsourceMyProject said: “Over the course of last year we witnessed a drastic increase in the number of small and SME companies looking to outsource their business functions to professional and freelance experts. Smaller businesses are now waking up to outsourcing, which historically has been viewed as the preserve of only large organizations. The principal benefits of outsourcing are twofold; cutting down fixed cost overheads and accessing skilled services which may not be available in-house.”

About OutsourceMyProject:
Established in January 2011, OutsourceMyProject.com aims to bring together organisations and individuals looking to outsource business functions or projects with freelance providers of professional services. Following the website launch, more than 10,000 providers, including freelance web designers, legal specialists, freelance editing professionals and copywriters have registered with OutsourceMyProject.com to bid on over £1 million worth of freelance work.

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First 100 Companies Registered On ITOlist.eu – Catalogue Of IT Outsourcing Service Providers From Central and Eastern Europe

IBA Group, one of the largest IT service providers in Central and Eastern Europe, has become the hundredth company registered in the catalogue ITOlist.eu. Among the hundred registered companies which provide outsourcing services, there are 33 companies f r o m Ukraine, 25 companies f r o m Romania, and 10 companies f r o m Belarus. The Central and Eastern European (CEE) region is one of the most fast-developing providers of nearshore IT outsourcing services for the EU countries and offshore IT outsourcing services for the American and Asian countries.

A major objective of the catalogue ITOlist.eu is to create a full base of IT outsourcing service providers f r o m Central and Eastern Europe that will allow consumers to facilitate the search of the right partner. The catalogue ITOlist.eu includes company profiles with information about companies, their services, technologies, clients and projects. The providers are able to add video presentations and publish advanced company profiles. The clients are able to use the multilevel search, view provider profiles, send requests for collaboration or IT projects implementation.

Sergei Levteev, President of IBA Group, comments: “This year, we are participating for the first time in the research organized by the Central and Eastern European Outsourcing Association. We believe that the inclusion of our company in the two information resources of the association, namely the report and the catalogue ITOlist.eu, will grant us access to the additional groups of outsourcing service consumers across the globe. We also support the idea that we need to promote Central and Eastern Europe as a promising destination for the world IT outsourcing industry.”

Some information gathered in the online survey research.ceeoa.org will be used as source information for the report “CEE IT Outsourcing Review 2009” – annual review of IT outsourcing service providers and markets in 16 countries of Central and Eastern Europe.

CEEOA invites all outsourcing service providers f r o m the CEE region to participate in online survey for the research “CEE IT Outsourcing Review 2009” – research.ceeoa.org. Each company-respondent that completes the survey will get a free profile in online catalogue ITOlist.eu and the brief company profile in the report.

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Gustavo Arenas Has Been Appointed Chairman Of The Board For Pounce Consulting

Pounce Consulting Inc. a wholly owned subsidiary of Pounce Consulting de Mexico S.A. de C.V. announced today that it has named Gustavo Arenas as Chairman of the Board for its Global Corporations.

Gustavo Arenas, prior to his retirement from Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD) in September 2009, served as senior vice president and chief sales officer for AMD. Arenas, who joined AMD in 2003, also served as senior vice president of sales and marketing for the Americas region, overseeing the sales, business and marketing organizations for North America, Latin America and the Caribbean . He was also previously responsible for AMD’s high-growth markets strategies.

Prior to AMD, Arenas served as a corporate vice president and general manager for Motorola, where his responsibilities spanned more than thirty years. Arenas served as corporate vice president and general manager for Motorola’s semiconductor division, where he oversaw operations for Latin America and the Caribbean . Arenas also worked for Motorola’s paging sector as vice president and director of distribution for North America and Latin America .

“We’re excited to have Gustavo Arenas as Pounce’s Chairman of the Board.” said Roger Viera, Pounce Consulting CEO. “Gustavo brings to Pounce a wide range of experience in business management and strategic planning on both a domestic and international level. I am looking forward to learn from him and know he will be crucial in ushering Pounce into a new era of success in all areas of our business.” He is a great talent to learn from. I am confident that with his direction Pounce will grow exponentially in this global market”.

“Gustavo brings to Pounce a strong global experience and will provide direction to our energetic management team, which will help drive Pounce to the next level” said Lorenzo Ponce Arce, President and CEO of Lonas Lorenzo Corporation, a global construction and architectural textile company with investment in Pounce Consulting Inc.

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CEEOA Starts The Annual Research ‘CEE IT Outsourcing Review’ And Launches ITOlist.eu – The Catalogue Of ITO Companies

Central and Eastern European Outsourcing Association (CEEOA) is pleased to announce that they started the research “Central and Eastern Europe IT Outsourcing Review 2009” – annual review of IT outsourcing services providers markets in 16 countries of Central and Eastern Europe.

CEEOA Starts The Annual Research 'CEE IT Outsourcing Review' And Launches ITOlist.eu - The Catalogue Of ITO Companies

The CEE region is one of the leading providers of IT outsourcing services on the global market and is rapidly developing due to its geographic proximity to the European consumers of outsourcing services and cultural compatibility to the North American consumers. The main objectives of the “CEE IT Outsourcing Review” is to determine the volume of IT outsourcing services providers markets, to research the trends of IT outsourcing industry development and the advantages of each country regarding the IT outsourcing development in this country, and some fundamental information for the potential consumers of outsourcing services about the first steps while looking for the providers.

For the first time the research “Central and Eastern Europe IT Outsourcing Review” was conducted in early 2008 for the year 2007. The 2007 research report “Central and Eastern Europe IT Outsourcing Review 2007” indicated that there was a great interest to the CEE as a prospective region for IT outsourcing services. The report was accessed by an estimated 10,000 people and many research companies used it as a resource for their commercial reports. Thus, in 2008 KPMG referenced the report in their own research ‘Exploring Global Frontiers’. Following positive feedback for the 2007 Report, the CEEOA decided to commission an annual research on CEE IT Outsourcing Review, resulting in the 2008 Report conducted in early 2009. Currently the report is the most full and demanded analytical source about the IT outsourcing development in the CEE region.

The report 2009 will consist of the following key sections: introduction, expert views/estimations on the market development, analytical review of the main indicators of IT outsourcing providers market, country profiles, profiles of experts and partners, profiles of the companies-respondents.

The representative of Bulgarian Web Association noted, “This year we launch the online survey for our research and thus we expect to attract more respondents. The questionnaire is more detailed and this will allow us to make our market estimations more precise. We hope that the launch of the catalogue of IT outsourcing services providers f r o m  the CEE region – ITOlist.eu that will be based on the online survey will be significant event on the global outsourcing market . The catalogue will unite all ITO providers f r o m  Central and Eastern Europe and will become the efficient communication channel between the potential customers and providers. We consider that ITOlist.eu will facilitate the selection process of providers for the interested customers.”

The report “CEE IT Outsourcing Review” is one of the free distribution reports, and that allows reaching the maximal distribution of the information among the potential outsourcing services consumers.

CEEOA kindly invite all the companies providing IT outsourcing services f r o m the CEE region to participate in the online survey – http://research.ceeoa.org The participation in the research will allow your company to get the recognition as one of the active players in the IT outsourcing services provision market in the CEE region. Participating in the research your company get the free brief profile in the report “Central and Eastern Europe IT Outsourcing Review 2009” and the free profile on ITOlist.eu (http://www.itolist.eu) – the catalogue of IT outsourcing companies f r o m Central and Eastern Europe.

About CEEOA
Central and Eastern European Outsourcing Association (CEEOA) (www.ceeoa.org) was founded in 2008. The members of the association are the leading national IT and Outsourcing associations f r o m the Central and Eastern Europe, among them Baltic Outsourcing Association (BOA), Ukrainian HI-TECH Initiative, Hungarian Service Industry and Outsourcing Association (HOA), Employers’ Association of the Software and Services Industry (ANIS) f r o m Romania, Bulgarian Web Association (BWA) and ASPIRE – Association of IT & Business Process Services Companies (Poland). One of the main objectives of CEEOA is to promote the Central and Eastern European Region as competitive alternative to other Global offshoring destinations, and to increase services delivery quality and volume to the recognized standards.

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Pounce Consulting Enters The Embedded Development World

Pounce Consulting a wholly owned subsidiary of Pounce Consulting de Mexico S.A. de C.V. has announced today the creation of Pounce Embedded Systems. This division is a boutique operation that specializes on design, development and proof of concept of embedded solutions. This new division represents a 1.2 million USD investment on capital equipment, and training of resources. Pounce Consulting has also announced that Jorge Velasquez will be joining their staff as the General Manager of Pounce Embedded Systems; Mr. Velasquez has more than 10 years on the embedded world, working as a Global Manager for Motorola and Freescale Semiconductors.

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Pounce Embedded Systems will be dedicated to meet client’s electronics engineering needs and will support them in the medical, automotive and the consumer markets by accelerating the design cycle of electronics solutions guarantying access to the latest technologies.

This new division adds significantly to Pounce’s technical talent pool of professionals and allows Pounce to continue its growth plans by generating jobs and business opportunities in the US and Mexican markets.

“This new Embedded division brings more value to our company, it makes us more competitive in the global market for technical services and it places Pounce as a key partner for customers that want to co-invest in the development of Embedded solutions.”said Roger Viera, Pounce Consulting CEO.

About Pounce Consulting
Pounce Consulting is a leading, Mexico based, technology consultancy founded in 2001 as an IT service provider focused on assisting their clients in their efforts to connect with their customers, suppliers and employees. Pounce Consulting IT services include Application DevelopmentApplication IntegrationCaptive Center services (Near Shore), IT Outsourcing as Flexible Workforce Solutions. The company also providesSoftware Architecture Assessment and Design.

Pounce Consulting Mexican headquarters and Global Delivery Center are located in Guadalajara, Mexico. The firm also has offices in Aguascalientes, Mexico City and Monterrey. Headquarters for Pounce Consulting Inc. are located in Anaheim, California.

To know more about Pounce Consulting and how they can add value to your business visit www.pounceconsulting.com or e-mail your comments to marian.garibay@pounceconsulting.com.

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QA and testing services aimed to help software companies get maximum return in IT outsourcing projects

Max Garkavtsev, Founder of the software testing company BugHuntress QA Lab, will represent new QA and testing services which are aimed to help software companies get maximum return in IT outsourcing projects.

Max Garkavtsev, Founder of BugHuntress QA Lab, a leading Ukrainian software testing company, has arrived in the USA for a two-month business trip with his main goal to present new testing services for technology and software companies.

Special focus is made on integrated QA/QC services for companies which outsource software development. “The economic slowdown compels to optimize outlay. Outsourcing deals aren’t an exception: you must be sure that every your outsourced dollar works at 100% and you get the quality you paid for,” says Max Garkavtsev.

The situation becomes more acute due to a global character of economic uncertainties. Their reflection on the largest outsourcing locations, coupled with rising IT wages and high staff attrition, hurt the quality of outsourcing delivery in the first place. Max Garkavtsev: “To minimize these outsourcing risks we propose efficient QA ‘tools’ for vendors control and management.”

The core of new BugHuntress services is independent software testing and QA assessment of subcontractors’ work. Independent testing is not only a way “not to put all outsourcing eggs in one basket”. The studies show that due to mitigation of outsourced software development and go-to-market risks the costs of independent software testing can be repaid a hundredfold. In combination with BugHuntress automated testing on the base of Selenium, TestComplete, Mercury LoadRunner and other industry standard tools it is ever more profitable and ensures high defect coverage and testing effectiveness.

To make BugHuntress testing services closer and more convenient for local customers Max Garkavtsev considers the opportunities to establish a new BugHuntress office in California. Along with the New-York office it will help to represent BugHuntress QA Lab on both US coasts.

Max Garkavtsev is planning to hold a number of meetings with interested companies and take part in IT conferences in California. He can be reached at +1(646)498-6441, or through his LinkedIn profile www.LinkedIn.com/in/Garkavtsev.

About BugHuntress QA Lab
Independent software testing company BugHuntress QA Lab helps technology and software companies to succeed with their software in the market. BugHuntress QA Lab offers software testing services, dedicated testing teams, as well as IV&V and independent quality assessment. The core expertise is automated and manual testing of software for mobile devices, security, embedded, as well as Web 2.0 and business applications. Founded in 2001, BugHuntress QA Lab is a time-proved QA/QC partner of a number of the leading companies from the USA and the EU.

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