Category: Strategy

  • Virtual Coffee With NearForm Delivery Architect, Mark Ireland

        For each client engagement, Mark Ireland leads a team of up to ten developers, designers and DevOps engineers. He spoke to us about everything from remote working and financial strategy, to the disruption of open banking APIs. What’s the nature of your client projects at NearForm? They’re digital transformation projects.  We’re usually adding...
  • Taming the data beast for better Digital CX

    Taming the data beast for better Digital CX: one step at a time

    Data is key to unlocking exceptional customer experience yet enterprises face an unprecedented data sprawl which challenges them to find meaning in the mess. To avoid the common pitfalls around data management and presentation, enterprises must break down their silos and build enduring, scalable solutions that let businesses make sense of their information now and…

  • 5 ways on how you should approach open innovation in your organisation

    Want a high performing culture? Make way for open innovation!

    Are today’s enterprises approaching innovation in the healthiest and most efficient way? If enterprises are to stay relevant, it’s time to retire outdated approaches to product & service development and embrace open innovation – by which we mean opening up the innovation process to open source solutions and a collaborative approach rather than in siloed…

    James Snell
  • The Sourcing Consideration

    The Sourcing Consideration

    Forget about outsourcing or insourcing – jump to co-sourcing! I was struck once again at the recent Noord Group CIO Dialogue in Dublin that the trend of insourcing featured significantly throughout the event. For me, discussions around that recurring theme are still missing a key ingredient: how to leverage niche expertise in strategic partners. The…

    Clare Dillon
    Blog, Co-Sourcing, Strategy | 7th February 2019
  • Product Design in Modern Application Development

    The Five Ws of Product Design in Modern Application Development

    It’s been a few weeks since I started as a product designer for NearForm and I feel super lucky and humbled to share the same space with a group of amazing and talented designers as well as the talent of all the NearFormers—I know, it sounds much better than being a Googler, doesn’t it ?…

    Ivan Frantar
  • The Future of Native Modules in Node.js

    N-api and prebuilt native modules are ready for prime time.

    Mathius Buus
  • The Node.js Enterprise Maturity Curve

    Adopting certified images in your supply chain is crucial to establish a mature posture with Node.js.

    Jason Melo
    Feature articles, Node.js, Strategy | 17th April 2018
  • It’s time for OSS to embrace Design-Led Development

    A Design Sprint helped the Node Clinic team build a solution that answers user needs. It can help you too.

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    NearForm Design Sprint Templates

    Design Sprint Templates create a shared understanding of the activities that occur in a Design Sprint and ensure the team gathers the necessary information in each phase of the Design Sprint.

  • The NearForm Design Sprint Handbook

    The NearForm Design Sprint Handbook

    Given how expensive software development is, the biggest cost saving in any of our engagements is to write as little software as possible!

    Damian Beresford
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