Things have gone too far in the environment of technology and growth with advanced practices on human daily life. One among such great essentials is mobile apps, from the time we wake up till night our day’s most of the time hangs around these man made apps through the virtual machines. These mobile apps from the evolution till now have evolved very rapidly to satisfy human needs in the form of customization to personalization.
Mobile app development is growing day by day in a very rapid way, according to demand over market each day there arrives a new app of the personal, professional or some company based applications. It’s a never ending process as humans are never satisfied with availability.
App development is not only a single task it requires so many steps once developed need to be maintained on loop with customization, personalization, modernization and with updated features.
Why is this development so high gross?, as we know that there are so many frameworks with open source softwares along with wide adverse and advanced features that help in developing better apps. This handy and low-cost app development came up with many app developers in building their career.
So this development has taken diverse into professional and personal app building like in-house developer who works for one single company within the company itself and the other is out-house or can be named as freelancer who does work on contract based.
What is out-sourcing?
A great trend set by the companies to have cost cutting with good software delivery from the person who is not part of the company. In order to say it simply means hiring a third-party service provider with better benefits and low cost consumption, a kind of external workforce.
Outsourcing benefits over in-house app development
In-house app development is all about company management from the start of taking up decision to develop app till the release of the product to the market use includes some factor like
-> Feasibility study – Requires to host a meeting in order to find out the availability of sources and capability to develop flexible software.
-> Designing process – A complete app skeptical representation of the app
-> Development cost – It takes a lot of work to choose the software tool to build and technologies to implement and searching for expertise to build.
-> Testing – to make sure that the developed software is suitable for customer use.
-> Maintenance – taking over complete management and compliance until the service period of time.
Seeing all those points over seems that it is a lot cost-effective to adapt to designing processes, software tools and get trained on new technologies based on the development process if not possible hiring the expertise both in development and testing would be more time consuming along with extra work of compliance and maintenance.
Instead of all these problems and dealing with complexity, an easy way is to get work done is service vendoring as outsourcing that helps in finding the better people with well trained and can produce the high rated software with quality.
Once the complete app development is done further maintenance like bug fixing and execution issues can be handled easily this reduces the cost to companies and better benefits also.
Out-sourcing app development strategies
This app development is very long process might take months so having a honest and work preferential with quality assurance is mandatory points to keep in mind before choosing to out-source the app development
Most of the business development companies approach the app development
companies in order to risk development like service based companies. And even most of the commercial customers do this like storehouse, e-commerce sources. That helps in less costage and time management in order to benefit the company.
Here the working process starts from the objective of the project with the last date of submission. If there are any queries directly, the project manager will be handling them in person. And this builds better contact with services providers and companies.
2. Freelancer service providers – these is quite handy process to hire freelancer who work
on a framework which is mainly used as a platform to develop the app in perspective of different UI and versions. Even though it seems an easy way to hire but the further process of testing and maintenance gone takes a lot of work.
3. Team building freelancer – It’s a team of freelancer together working for hourly based
And paid on an hourly basis that reduces the cost and as well as this team building gives a daily update about the task.
Out-sourcing precaution to take care
Every course of action needs precautionary measures to take over a further process. Actions are nothing but here we are handling a great risk to some stranger as service provider so your in risk so make sure that you have all the details and done better survey in choosing the right service provider
1. Fine-tune of person specification – specification like certification, work experience and
look over the sincerity, timing and communicate more priorities as it is distant working so having trust is all that works so in order to build that looking over profile details would help in building a better relationship.
2. Have clear objective description – initial intimation is more preferable elongated
explanations would help the service provider to have better knowledge regarding sources. That helps to develop the quality software.
3. Contractual agreements – maintaining proper agreement or contract with all necessary
Necessary details would help in having the compliance working environment that provide the security and guarantee of work and return profit assurance.
4. Issue of confidentiality – while working under higher companies maintaining
confidentiality is mandatory with information the company sometimes makes sure that’s followed correctly.
With changing trends the company standards are changing with adverse marketing strategy. The path of software companies put up the trend of developing the out-sourcing functions to provide services in a better way. So that the growing e-commerce to retail stores are able to digitize their marketing. These out-sourcing has recently developed with organizations of app development by getting work from the higher markets, they have been known as service based companies.
This out-sourcing seems a really cool idea as it has flexibility of working along with better advantages. Even freelancers with highly developed and advanced technologies would be helpful in developing with less cost to provide quality software. But make sure and have a round of discussion for the betterment before out-sourcing or freelancing the application services, to maintain market standing.