What can business leaders learn from the software testing process in times of change?
As the leader of a software testing team, I am highly aware of the common factors which play a part in lowering the quality of a digital product, and have always adhered to the rule that, as a team, we are not just looking for bugs, but also searching for the reasons for why they occurred.
KYC and FinTech: Addressing the challenges of knowing your customer in the digital era
‘KYC’ is one of the most important terms in FinTech, as ‘knowing your customer’ is a regulatory requirement for all financial institutions. The main goal is fraud prevention and constraining the ability of certain users who do not meet given acceptance criteria.
Moving to remote – the experience of an Office Team
For the majority of the people at 10Clouds, remote work is the norm. But for our Office and Admin Team, it was a complete change to our daily lives. I thought I might talk you through some of our experience of this, in the hope that it might offer some insight and support to similar teams in different businesses.
Onboarding in remote mode
A couple of months ago, we published a two-part blog post on the subject of effective practices in onboarding new members of your team in a software house. I wrote about how to conduct your planning, the essential things that you shouldn’t forget about, and the most important elements of the onboarding process.
5 tips on managing communication in dispersed teams
The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has meant that businesses of all sizes across the globe are deciding to make the move towards remote work in order to keep their employees safe. At 10Clouds, we’ve worked in dispersed teams since our inception, which means that we’ve had many years of experience in establishing the tools and processes needed for effective remote work.
Remote HR interviews – how to prepare and stand out
Are you a developer looking for work and concerned about the impact of COVID-19 on recruitment? If so, I wanted to share with you how we’re continuing our recruitment process here at 10Clouds and what changes we’ve implemented in light of the current situation.
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COVID-19 – When being ill isn’t an option
According to the latest news from the UN trade agency, apart from the tragic human consequences of the COVID-19 epidemic, the virus is likely to cost the global economy $1 trillion during 2020, with Europe almost certainly going into recession over the coming months.
The long-term benefits of DevOps
A couple of years ago, when the DevOps culture was already being adopted by businesses of all sizes, we wrote a blog post in which we answered five key questions on whether you need DevOps. Today, with the continued expansion of its use, we wanted to drill down further into the benefits of this way of working, some of which have only become apparent with time.
How do you ensure your work delivers value to your clients?
I think most of us would agree that it’s important to feel that your work delivers real value and is useful. But how do you ensure that this happens? There are several solutions of course, but the one that we favour at 10Clouds is applying Agile principles to our projects and cooperation with the clients.
The limitless future of AI – an interview with Scott Francis, CTO of Trust Stamp
Artificial intelligence (which includes machine learning and data science) was founded as an academic discipline as far back as 1956, and ever since evolved at a considerable pace. At 10Clouds, we place an important focus on ensuring that we stay up to date with the latest developments in this field and we’re proud to work with clients who are operating at the cutting edge of AI.
The things we feel strongly about… besides delivering amazing websites and apps
At 10Clouds, we have a team of developers and designers bringing a whole range of web and mobile projects to life. But we want to put our skills to further good use, by supporting causes that we personally feel strongly about.