Category Archives for "Hong Kong Software Development"

8 Outsourcing Mistakes That Sabotage Success

Outsourcing Mistakes

Outsourcing can be an excellent way of quickly growing an enterprise. It provides efficient and scalable access to expertise in a variety of business functions, in as many fields, without the need to commit vast resources to hiring and training permanent staff. Outsourcing needs to be approached with care, however; done badly, it can create far more […]

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Why Eastern Europe May Be a Better Outsourcing Choice for Hong Kong Businesses

Why Eastern Europe May Be a Better Outsourcing Choice for Hong Kong Businesses

Eastern European countries have been making steady progress in developing their offshore IT services. They’re able to provide highly skilled laborers and quality output at low costs. Because of this, they’re drawing in more attention from Hong Kong businesses that are looking to outsource. Evidence suggests that Eastern European countries tend to provide better engagements […]

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Your Hong Kong SaaS Start-Up: 3 Essential Strategies for Long-Term Success

Hong Kong SaaS Startup How to do Development

​Software-as-a-Service provisions software on a subscription model and delivers data and services via the cloud. Businesses access their SaaS utilities through a web browser interface. Recent technological advances make development and the provision of SaaS an attractive prospect for new enterprise start-ups in Hong Kong.​SaaS is the “go-to” choice for small to medium-sized businesses looking […]

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Getting What You Want – The User Acceptance Phase: [GreyLoud Guide to Software Project Management Part 7]

user acceptance phase software project managment

Welcome back to the Greyloud University Course, where we pass on the benefit of our huge experience in successful software development. You’re nearly there now, with an application you can deploy and/or sell – even rent in an SAAS configuration – whatever your plan is. There’s just one final hurdle to get to the status […]

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Building a Real Version – The Main Development Phase: [GreyLoud Guide to Software Project Management Part 6]

Main Development Phase: Software Project Management

Welcome back to the GreyLoud University Course on ‘How to Ensure Software Project Success’ where we will pass on all our successful project experience to help you achieve your software application vision. In this, the sixth article in the series, I will be covering the Main Development Phase. In the previous phase you reviewed the […]

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The Perils of Not Following a Project Communication Plan [How to Ruin your Software Project Budget and Deadline – Part 1]

Perils of Not Following a Project Communication Plan: How to Ruin your Software Project Budget and Deadline

As anyone with even the slightest bit of experience in software development, even simple websites, delays and cost overruns are incredibly common. A commonly cited statistic is that 85% of IT projects overrun their budget! While I would never claim that I can lay out a bullet-proof project management methodology in a series of blog […]

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Defining What You Need – Firming Up the Specification [GreyLoud Guide to Software Project Management Part 3]

Defining What You Need – Firming Up the Specification: Software Project Management Hong Kong

Welcome back to the GreyLoud University. This is the third in my series of articles on ‘How to Ensure Software Project Success‘. By following our course you can gain the benefit of our experience across many projects and thousands of hours of development work. Here I am going to show you how you move forward […]

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