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What is Throwaway Prototyping? In-Depth Guide

Throwaway prototyping is an alternative way of thinking about building applications. Prototypes play several vital roles in the development process. For instance, providing proof of concept, fleshing out NFRs, experimenting with ideas, or simply gathering feedback. There’s an innate tension here though. On the one hand, prototyping obviously drains resources. Namely, development hours and the labor costs that come along with them. On the flip side, this expenditure can be hugely beneficial, or even completely central to a project.

Ronan McQuillan

Sep 19, 2022

9 Enterprise Software Industry Trends for 2024

The way we build tools is constantly changing. New technologies, emergent risks, and external economic factors have always influenced business’ decision-making. Today we’re looking at nine enterprise software industry trends for 2023. But how much changes in a year really? It’s not like we’re all going to wake up on January 1st and completely gut our software stacks, is it? Unfortunately, it’s even worse than that. These changes are already on your doorstep.

Ronan McQuillan

Sep 18, 2022

7 Essential Types of Enterprise Software | 2024 Guide

In large organizations, demand for digitalization is on an exponential trajectory. However, there’s no single, unitary approach to building tools. Today we’ll explore why as we dive into the essential types of enterprise software. It should go without saying that unique workflows require unique solutions. So, we know that every enterprise and its constituent departments, teams, and business functions faces its own challenges, opportunities, and risks. Still, it’s not as if every software project is completely sui generis.

Ronan McQuillan

Sep 9, 2022

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