Homelessness is a very serious problem in the United States. According to the US Department of Housing and Urban Development, seventeen out of every 10,000 people in the United States were experiencing homelessness on a single night in January 2019.
In today’s highly digital world, the constantly growing amount of data available to us can be overwhelming. It is enough to mention the IoT (Internet of Things) that has given rise to new data sources.
The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic will surely leave a mark in modern world history. In fact, it is a crisis unlike any we have known so far. It influences the whole world, making the global village closer than ever – in a medical, social, political, and business sense.
Open source software is software with source code that everyone can control, modify, and improve. In a broader sense, it is an idea of unlimited access to the software’s source code. The free software movement was started by an American organization called Open Source Initiative, established in 1998.
The world linked by a unified core code base that accelerates society’s development and improves co-operation in crucial business sectors? Seems like a sci-fi dream? Well, yes, probably a bit. However, the latest project by OpenLMIS, which SolDevelo took an active part in, indicates that this fantasy is not so far fetched at all.
Our journey started at the end of the rainy season, which is actually not the best time to visit Kenya, due to the number of mosquitoes transmitting malaria. Before the trip, we had to visit the Tropical Medicine Clinic. After a short conversation with the doctor, we were vaccinated for yellow fever and got a prescription for anti-malaria pills.
Metrics are essential to keep track of businesses and teams. They are useful tools for planning, adapting, and understanding how our projects are progressing and how well our team is working. Metrics let us know whether we need to make changes or just keep up our good work.
Nowadays whether a company is a smaller startup or a giant corporation, it can’t become successful without a well-functioning software product supporting its business. What practice has turned out to be the best?