by Ronald Mueller December 8th, 2016 0 comments


With people turning to computers to manage everything from a store's inventory to personal bank details, the concept of software development has taken very strong roots all over the world. As far as companies in the developed nations are concerned, offshore software development is preferred to carry out the IT activities over the in-house development system. Several advantages in terms of cost, time and quality drive the global clients towards offshoring the software development activities.

Essentially, the company can benefit in the following areas:

Technical Expertise - The presence of numerous software companies that get into offshore software development provides the clients with a wide horizon to choose from. Specialization in specific skill set and ability to excel in one area enables delivery of perfectly engineered applications when offshore software development is selected.

Cost Cutting - Recruiting specialized skill set from the natives could turn out to be a costly affair for the company involved. The investment in one in-house employee is the same as an investment in ten offshore software development employees, in most cases.

Time Savings - With offshore software development to the rescue, the core companies need not spend time on hiring and training in-house employees for every technical need. Instead, the time saved by opting for offshore software development can be used to enhance and enrich the business ideas.

Quick Output - When a global client opts for offshore software development, conceptualization of an idea is quicker because of the skilled labor and round the clock input. This enables the client to release the product quicker into the market and make a stronger impact as compared to its competitors.

Innovative Ideas - Since offshore software development utilizes only highly skilled professionals, the client can benefit from their innovation and bright technological solutions in terms of Information Technology. An overall betterment of technical approach is guaranteed with offshore software development.

Extended Support - Most offshore software development companies offer an extended support for around six months to one year after the completion of project. This enables effective maintenance and quick bug fixing of the application thus enhancing the overall efficiency.

Streamlined processes - The fact that most offshore software development companies have well-defined processes and high-quality procedures for project management to see tasks to completion enable a focused strategy to be implemented thus adding substantial value to the overall business needs.

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about the author: Ronald Mueller
Ron is CEO and Founder of Macrosoft, Inc.. Ron heads up all company strategic activities, and directs day-to-day work of the Leadership Team at Macrosoft. Ron is also Macrosoft’s Chief Scientist, defining and structuring Macrosoft’s path forward on new technologies and products, such as Cloud; Big Data; and AI. Ron has a Ph.D. in Theoretical Physics from New York University, and worked in physics for over a decade at Yale University, The Plasm Physics Lab in Princeton, NJ, and at Argonne National Laboratory. Ron also worked at Bell Laboratories in Murray Hill, NJ., where he managed a group on Big Data, including very early work on neural networks. Ron has a career-long passion in ultra-large-scale data processing and analysis including: predictive analytics; data mining, machine learning and neural networks.