software development

CyrusOne, Part 2: Creating a portal for customers
By Janeiro Digital | April 4, 2017 | Case Studies

For their very first project together, CyrusOne had come to Janeiro Digital with the unique challenge of figuring out how to capitalize on odd-shaped unclaimed floorspace in their data centers as part of their business. That work resulted in a brand new revenue source for the company through the creation…

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Building a culture of innovation in a large enterprise
By Janeiro Digital | March 21, 2017 | Technology

There’s a well-documented need to innovate in your organization in order to stay competitive. We’ve written about it and so have many others. Embracing an innovation mindset doesn’t always come easy, though, and even if it does it often arrives in fits and starts or misses the mark. Two common…

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Software Self Defense 101: Improving Your Technical Estimates
By Josh Collins | February 11, 2016 | Capabilities

Estimates are a necessary evil in every development organization. You have to size work in order to plan projects, but ever-changing scope and priorities will throw off even your best estimates. Nothing is worse than telling your client that what was estimated to take Y weeks will now take Y++…

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Three Project Pitfalls (And How To Avoid Them)
By Sean Fitzgibbons | January 5, 2016 | Capabilities

After months of vetting vendors, you’ve found a development partner to build your application. It’s all smooth sailing from here, right? Not exactly. Here are three common project pitfalls that could easily turn a rapid four-month engagement into a year-long slog…and how to avoid them. 1. Not Understanding Your Dependencies No…

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An Intro to RADD
By Jonathan Bingham | December 11, 2014 | Technology

At Janeiro Digital, our ultimate goal is to help businesses better achieve their goals so they can in turn better serve their customers. To accomplish this, we sought an approach that was inventive and unique – something that makes Janeiro Digital stand out among the masses. That’s when we conceived…

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8 Ingredients for Crafting a Service Level Agreement
By Sean Fitzgibbons | August 13, 2014 | Technology

Whether augmenting your current development team or leveraging third-party vendor resources for application management, a clearly defined Service Level Agreement  (SLA) is key to the success of your engagement. SLAs have traditionally applied to IT service providers, guaranteeing performance, uptime, incident reporting, and responses. The fundamentals, though, can be adapted…

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