Here is a great article on Do’s and Don’ts of Offshore Software Outsourcing written by my friend and colleague, Erich Kreidler.

Software development is the process of conceiving, specifying, designing, programming, documenting, testing, and bug fixing involved in creating and maintaining applications, frameworks, or other software components.

Tech Trends Need Development
Software design is in one way or another deeply interwoven into nearly every economic trend in 2017. Even industries that were traditionally skeptical of digitization are jumping onto the proverbial bandwagon when it comes to establishing a web presence, utilizing data analytics, and recalibrating their marketing campaigns to target customers where they are – online.

Some digital trends are more likely than others to excite hungry software developers because of the large amounts of development these trends will require to come to fruition. Development and marketing columnist Jim Yu covers the most active of these trends in his blog article, “The Modern-Day CMO: 7 Trends That Will Drive Digital Marketing Success”:

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Digital marketers are shifting their time, money, and resources to channels that attract and engage the right kinds of customers.
Marketers are better armed with insights from analytics and artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms.
Digital asset optimization is being used to draw customer searches toward company content.
Digital marketing revenue is being increased through the implementation of marketing technology stacks.
Businesses will gravitate toward marketing revenue centers. There, they will align with other organizations through common key performance indicators (KPIs).

The software industry has sharply declined in the markets over the last three years. Software development companies departments saw a severe drop in their revenues and corporate IT budgets were reduced drastically. At the same time, the user base grew and the requirements for more software infrastructure and applications increased. These opposite trends forced executives to look for cost effective solutions: build more for less money.  Read more