9 Most Common Mistakes when Migrating from Monolith to Microservices

With the microservices architecture gaining a lot of traction in the software world, more and more companies are migrating from their existing monolith to microservices architecture. Typically, this is a wise move, but great care needs to be taken in order to complete this process successfully. Below, we have gathered the nine most common issues we see when working with our customers on monolith to microservices migration.

1. Having nothing to migrate from 

While in some specific systems it might make sense to start development with a microservice architecture, typically it is better to start off with a monolith with well-defined module boundaries and migrate to microservices when the product is more mature. During early development, the approach, requirements, and designs shift a lot. Plus, based on market response, product managers might decide to pursue a different market or niche. Additionally, decision-makers frequently do not have a complete understanding of the requirements from the beginning of the project. read more

NG Logic Proud to be Named a Top Development Firm by Clutch

Here at NG Logic, we know how difficult it can be to achieve your goals while also making sure your staff remains healthy during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Rest assured that we’re here to help craft wonderful innovative IT solutions that will help you grow your business during these troubling times.

We design custom applications to perform specific functions for both web solutions and desktop programs. We’re involved in the entire process from planning and needs assessment all the way to design, implementation, and maintenance. read more

COVID-19 – How tech companies are doing their part to help during the global coronavirus pandemic

During the hard times of global coronavirus pandemic, every day we get more and more negative information from all around the world. Many people are afraid for their health, jobs, businesses and even lives. Companies, both small and large, are dealing with the recession in many different industries.

On the positive note, in these hard times, many tech companies are utilizing their resources and business models to help out others. Allowing employees to work fully remotely and utilizing online communication technologies helps flatten out the curve by social distancing.  read more

8 Problems a Software House Should Take Off a CTO’s Head

Being a CTO is a very fulfilling opportunity. It gives the possibility to shape innovative products in terms of their technology, MVPs and the overall design. Being a CTO means taking full responsibility for the company’s overall development including product management and scalability, tech stack, team growth, and management and often overseeing the next version of the product. All of this might get somewhat overwhelming, and when it does, it might be a good idea to find a partner who can take some of the problems off a CTO’s head. read more

How to guarantee IT product quality?

IT product quality

Ensuring the highest IT product quality might get tricky and somewhat overwhelming pretty fast, that is why it’s very important to start thinking about it as early as possible. Building up form the top processes focusing on product quality, by testing and QA analysis as well as implementing modern methodologies will help to ensure product quality early on without overinflating the budget related to this aspect of the software development. Extraordinary software quality will lead to better cost-efficiency and above-average performance of your product. read more

How outsourcing microservices helps to scale tech products

Let’s run through an example scenario. Say a company has their first MVP on the market. It is well-received by the market and brings clients and investors on-board. The product is well-designed and it works, but it has room for improvement. The product has great potential, but V2 needs to be more polished and further development is needed to scale it up. Since the live product may already have a considerable user base, any changes implemented into the system should be done seamlessly and without downtime. The new architecture should be designed in such a way that allows the addition of new functionalities and leaves room for further development. read more

Who should consider migrating to microservices?

The microservice-based approach produces a type of architecture that has a more spread out and unit-focused philosophy than a traditional monolith. Favoring flexibility and scalability, microservices may be the perfect solution for companies that want to quickly bring their systems to the next level. Granted one size does not fit all, so it’s good to keep in mind the intended uses and limitations of any strategy.  If a microservices are a good fit, they can become key to a company’s growth when applied correctly. read more

Success stories of offshoring microservices development to CEE

Why CEE?

Central Eastern Europe (CEE) is an extremely fast-developing part of the world. Many companies have already seen the potential of the region and incorporated it into their development strategies. Both global corporations and start-up companies are bringing their assets to the region; over 2,000 Shared Service Centers (SSCs) are open in the region.  These SSCs employ 640,000 people, many of whom are highly qualified engineers who bring innovative product development strategies to the region. 

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How to verify a software house before outsourcing your IT project?

Before starting a new piece of software with any software house a verification process in one of the things that need to be done to ensure smooth cooperation and success of your product. No matter if it’s full project outsourcing or team augmentation, a proper partner verification will help you find the best solution for your software development needs. However to make the whole process efficient and as flawless as possible you need to follow a couple of basic steps.

Testimonials are often the number one step to do when finding a new software house. In most cases, they are easy to find on the company’s website. That will give the first look into their clients and projects they’ve developed, helping you understand what’s their client profile and if id both of you are a good fit to work together on a new project. read more

Top 7 questions to ask a software house before outsourcing an IT project

What can you help me with?

That’s the first question to ask a software house before outsourcing an IT project. A wide variety of services should be offered by a software house in order to get you covered in every stage of your product development. From project and technology consulting through product design and development to QA and testing and  DevOps just to name a few. The wider the offering is the more certain you can be that your partner will be able to help you throughout the entire product lifecycle.  read more