In the course of digital transformation, companies that previously ordered IT solutions themselves become centers of competence in the field of information technology. It’s inevitable. And understandable. IT companies should take this into account in the business model
Digital transformation forces large corporate customers in the field of information technology to determine the model of product creation in the field of information technology: outsourcing, insourcing, crowdsourcing. Instead of the expected transition to outsourcing (each focuses on core competencies), leading corporations from a variety of industries began to build the capacity of subsidiaries of IT-service structures.
Although the “Sberbank-Technologies”, “LUKOIL-inform” and itsk appeared relatively long time, but their weight on the IT market continues to grow. For example, Sberbank technologies increased its revenue in 2017 by 49% with an average growth of 100 largest IT companies by 12%, that is, the company continues to grow actively, “selecting” potential orders from outsourcers. Continue reading
Operating by handles
Some part of my team has a fear from time to time that some global service will come and eat us all. This is the fear of the helmsman, followed by a hurricane. At the stage of attracting investments, we even went to Berlin to Oliver Samver from Rocket Internet, he is a well-known specialist in cloning businesses. His first question was: “Why can’t Yandex copy your technologies?”And really — why? After all, formally, we have not made any such fantastically breakthrough technologies. Continue reading
Learning programming develops new ways of thinking, gives you the prospect of finding a good job, gives you a sense of superiority and generally makes you cool.
There is a natural question: how to learn programming? The first thing that comes to mind – buy a book “Programming for dummies.” Memorize all the terms, learn all the given code examples and be proud of your knowledge. But what good would that do? After all, a good programmer should not only know, but also be able to apply their knowledge in practice. Therefore, if you really want to become a coder, you need to look for other teachings. Continue reading