Tag: application-development

PHP 5 is unsupported on January 1, 2019. Are you at risk?

by Dave Summers | December 18, 2018

If your software or website is dependent upon PHP 5, life as your application knows it is about to change forever. Soon, and we’re talking about January 1, 2019, any application that is running PHP 5.6 or lower will no longer be supported by the...

What to look for in a SaaS programming team

by Ken Harsch | October 29, 2018

Around the year 52 B.C., Julius Caesar recorded the earliest known version of the proverb, “experience is the best teacher.” It’s still a common refrain because it’s true. But there are times when we need to accomplish something without the...

Three key attributes of successful SaaS platforms

by Jeff Schafer | October 12, 2018

The majority of SaaS platform failures can be attributed to problems in three fundamental areas. Often, a deficiency, or even complete lack of product management is the culprit. In other instances, product management is there, but  product...

Building a “high speed” SaaS team

by Jeff Schafer | October 04, 2018

In the armed forces “high speed” refers to a person or group that is capable, prepared and fully dedicated to the mission. While it’s not a term you’re likely to hear in your next code review, the definition does a good job of describing the...

The best B2B SaaS applications have these things In common

by Renee Melanson | September 26, 2018

Ask a few people to name five B2B SaaS applications, and assuming they can come up with that many, you’re likely to hear a few familiar names repeatedly - apps like Slack, Salesforce, DocuSign, G Suite, DropBox, HubSpot, Shopify and a handful of...

5 things to look for in a SaaS development team

by Jeff Schafer | September 24, 2018

If I had to pick the biggest challenge that companies large and small face when it comes to building a SaaS development team, it would be that they simply don’t know what to look for. This is especially true when the organization in question’s...