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IT Outsourcing Companies: Go Nearshore to Skyrocket Efficiency

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The global outsourcing market is massive. It generated $85.6 billion in 2018, according to Statista , and IT outsourcing companies were responsible for the lion's share of this amount, generating revenues of $62 billion. Software development outsourc...
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PSL's Software Outsourcing Team Spotlight: Catalina Soto

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"I think that the work that we've done in terms of performance engineering has been so interesting, and it's still a challenge to improve our process even further; to try to collect and analyze all the results from performance tests and different imp...
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Spot Your Specialist: QA vs. QE vs. SDET

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"Why do we test software?" The answers are surprisingly varied. This year's World Quality Report , however, reveals teams are becoming more user-oriented with customer satisfaction reported as the primary reason for testing software. As the WQR puts ...
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Performance Testing and Performance Engineering Best Practices

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As performance engineering gains traction in software development, it's important for companies— even smaller ones—to pay attention to the differences between performance engineering and performance testing. With even small-scale e-commerce standing ...
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PSL's Software Outsourcing Team Spotlight: Alejandro Calderon

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We've been publishing these interviews in the hopes of giving you a glimpse into our fantastic nearshore software developmen t workforce. These professionals are the heart and soul of PSL, and we love being able to share their expertise and their sto...
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The Role of BA and UX in IT Outsourcing Projects

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It's not uncommon in offshore software development to come across two roles that seem to have absolutely nothing in common. Or so you think. Upon closer inspection, you actually find that they're much more similar than they seemed at f...
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PSL's Software Outsourcing Team Spotlight: Maria Avendaño

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I learn new things every day. Something that's really interesting to me are the lunch and learns, since they keep me updated on all the new developments in my field. —  Maria Fernanda Avendaño, Software Engineer at PSL As a software outsourcing ...
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The Value of Employee Development in Software Outsourcing

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Attrition in software development is an issue most IT outsourcing companies take seriously as it can wreak havoc on an otherwise successful outsourcing engagement. With a turnover rate exceeding that of retail and media   at 13.2% and the averag...
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