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Custom Software

Sometimes Custom is the only way to go

Ash Brokerage and Aptera Software Partner for First Annual Ft. Wayne Software Development Conference

Nov 23, 2016 Events Laura Larkin

Ash Brokerage and Aptera Software hosted the very first Fort Wayne Software Development Conference on November 17th at the Ash Brokerage Building in Downtown Fort Wayne.
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Aptera Spotlight: Software Architect and Musician Jon Fazzaro

Nov 23, 2016 Software Hillary Wood

Software architect Fazzaro was taking an agile approach to writing and recording music, long before he began applying it to software development. Here's how.
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What It's Like Being a Client for Agile Custom Software Development Projects: Tech Club Podcast

Mar 28, 2016 custom software Dennis Junk

In this week's Tech Club Podcast, a Scrum expert tells us what you should expect working with a software development team using an agile methodology.
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The retrospective is the heartbeat of the project

Jan 21, 2016 custom software Jon Fazzaro

The temptation to skip over the retrospective at the end of each sprint in a custom software project is strong. Should you resist it?
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Let the RFP Die Already: How to Recruit a Custom Software Vendor

Dec 22, 2015 Custom Application Development Dennis Junk

Lists of requirements just don't capture the creative complexity of custom software development projects. What does this mean for RFPs?
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Should Custom Software Developers Be Generalists or a Specialists?

Nov 23, 2015 Custom Application Development Eric Potter

Before you can lay out a path to becoming a better custom software developer, you need to understand the multidimensional nature of your toolkit.
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5 “Surprises” That Come Up in Every Custom Software Project

Sep 29, 2015 custom software Dennis Junk

Every custom software development project is different... but maybe not THAT different. Here are some things you can safely expect.
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How to Choose a Custom Software Development Firm in the Age of Scrum

Sep 4, 2015 custom software Dennis Junk

Many businesses are starting to look at choosing a custom software company less like holding a bidding war and more like hiring a new employee.
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If Unit Tests Were Seinfeld Characters

Aug 25, 2015 custom software Eric Potter

Quality Assurance works best when it mixes up diverse types of testing... kind of like a TV comedy works best with diverse types of characters.
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How to Decide between Off-the-Shelf and Custom Software

Jul 6, 2015 custom software Dennis Junk

Some business leaders are categorically opposed to either packaged or custom software. But you'll probably want to make a more strategic decision.
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