Expert knowledge | October 24, 2019

How Disruptive Technologies Impact on Nearshore Software Development Services – part 1

Nowadays, technologies evolve extremely fast and affect modern business world significantly. In the age of digital transformation, disruptive technologies, with AI and machine learning on top, became the main trend in 2019 and are expected to keep this position for a long time. Read this article to learn more about how disruptive technologies are changing the outsourcing industry in particular.

   

Disruptive Technologies on a big industry

Disruptive technolgies like a mobile technologies have a big impact on the biggest industries. Healtcare is a one of the most technology-sensitive sector. In a last few years we’ve observed how mobile technologies have changed this industry and medical services. Apple Watch Series 4 is equipped with technology for pulse measure and its ECK App can monitor symptoms such as dizziness or heart palpitations. The hospitals use iPads to gather patient feedback and educate staff on how the hospital can improve its operations. Swiss provider of innovative healthcare solutions created an app for smartphones which is used for remote testing for loss of hearing.

In this case architecture of the application is provided in a nearshoring model. The main goal was building a several microsrvices based on .Net Core platform but during the implementation the client decided to redesign Front-End to make it more customizable. The cooperation with JCommerce, IT outsourcing company from Poland, allowed the client to start additional project in a short range of time. Thanks to wide-range of IT resources in Poland the partner have delivered the whole team to carry the new tasks.

This case shows that nearshoring can be up to situation and react quickly. For implementation of disruptive technology is important to work agile and fast.

The Impact of Disruptive Technologies on Outsourcing

Offshore and nearshore software development is now going through some drastic changes. More and more businesses today choose disruptive revolutionary solutions to reach a broader audience, make all processes faster, smarter, more efficient, boost operations, marketing, and take customer service to the next level.

There are many remarkable examples of disruptive technologies usage, for instance, artificial intelligence and smart algorithms implemented in healthcare help to facilitate cancer diagnosing process, while machine learning allows financial services for quicker and more efficient decision-making.

Many companies are willing to implement the latest innovative technologies to take their business to the next level. Therefore, they understand that they need a reliable outsourcing partner to achieve the best results. They are also aware of the fact that nearshoring partner can provide adequate trainings and post-implementation support. It is much faster because the creation of an in-house team requires a lot of time, money, and efforts.

Summary

Taking into consideration numerous advantages of software development outsourcing, offshoring or nearshoring partner slowly became an indispensable option. The main task of the offshore or nearshore partner is not to simply reduce costs and boost the productivity of the company. Nowadays, the nearshore partner also helps businesses to gain competitive advantage and accelerate processes, ensuring agile and effective operations achieve fast growth.

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Paulina Materna

Business Development Manager

She has been working in IT industry for over 13 years. In JCommerce responsible for sale of ERP and BI solutions, thereby advising clients the best solutions. Professionally and in private life interested in new technologies. She spends her spare time actively with her family.