How to Turn your Data into Asset and Improve your Customer Service

Meet Annie. She’s running a small financial consulting firm and dedicate all her energy to customer service and business process optimization. She’s barely haв time to integrate a CRM and follow up all clients through it. Over a year her consulting division has grown from 4 to 16 people. One day, looking through a schedule of meetings she found that there are more appointments for the last week of each month and too many cancellations for the first week of the month. Turned out that the majority of appointments are canceled right after potential clients get a paycheck.

Annie advised to reschedule all appointments with potential clients to the end of the month, when they feel more insecure with their current financial situation and thus are more willing to get advice from a consultant. Guess what?Annie’s firm has doubled the number of clients in three months.

Blockchain VS Cloud: Best Features for Corporate Space

The recent Bitcoin hardfork once again turned attention to the blockchain tech that lies underneath the cryptocurrency. Bitcoin has split in half on August 1, 2017. Many analysts perceive this move as a new round in the Bitcoin struggle to become a truly international currency accepted worldwide. Consequently, Bitcoin split poses hard questions about the potential of blockchain technology itself and its applications beyond cryptocurrency space.

And there are several good answers! As for 2017, we experience a rising interest in blockchain technology among our customers. Particularly they are interested in the new document exchange and storage solutions. We’d like to sort things out.

How Web Development can Leverage your Business: CRM, ECM and ERP

How to achieve more results? How to improve the business processes in my company? We bet you ask yourself these questions. And the answer exists.

In the modern world, when everything moves so fast, the automatization of business processes is a must. Multitasking, huge flow of information and race for the best result take us to the place where we realize the need of implementing systematization of business.

Modern technologies offer such solutions as CRM, ECM and ERP systems that help to resolve this problem. In this article, we will make it plain to understand the meaning and the purposes of these systems.

Legal Pitfalls of App Development

Before starting the development of a mobile application you have hundreds of questions. And we bet that most of them are connected with the business idea of your app and a software development process. You are so excited about the fact, that your app will be soon developed, that you totally forget about legal issues, that need to be considered.

Fortunately, we gathered this information in one place for you.

Drone Mapping Software for Agriculture

The world’s population is projected to hit 9 billion people by the end of 2050. Naturally, the consumption of food will rise accordingly. Experts suggest a nearly 70% growth in demand for agricultural products and this is an optimistic forecast considering the overall shortage of cultivated areas and climate change.

Such high demand is pushing agriculture industry to embrace innovations and look for new ways in order to overcome productivity obstacles. Drones are one of the solutions that is already here to intensify farmers’ production.

How to Power Up your Business with IoT apps

There will be about 212 billion devices by the end of 2020, IDC statistics suggests. It’s roughly 40 devices for each human being. All these things will grow in computing power and Internet of Things is called to unite them into the worldwide network.

This is the core idea and, at the same time, the biggest challenge that Internet of Things is facing nowadays. The industry is frequently mentioned in the articles, blog posts and tech reviews over the past few years, but few people know how to apply IoT in the real life right now.

How Much Money Can You Earn With an App?

The market of mobile applications grows by leaps and bounds. This huge industry is expanding every day and does not seem to stop. The army of developers is constantly increasing, the amount of apps and downloads flourishes. Therefore, the income generated by the industry of mobile applications beats all records.

The reasonable question is: how to create an app and make money on it?

Risks Involved In Development: Is It Worth Taking A Risk?

Just like any business process, web and mobile development involves a number of risks. Sometimes, the number gets so big that you begin to wonder if it’s even worth the effort. Each risk, whether it relates to mobile or web development, can be backed up and managed. If it is not eliminated, it can still be turned into a “positive risk” (positive risks meaning). At GBKSOFT, we have developed an intensive risk management system. Here are some risks you may ask yourself and some solutions that we can provide to you.

Fixed Price VS Time and Material pricing model

There are two main questions that each client asks prior to starting development of software product: How fast it can be done and How much it’ll cost. While each company prepares time & cost estimation, there are no possible ways to come up with exact figures that will remain intact until the end of the project.

Why choose Ukrainian company for Development? The main advantages to opt for Ukrainian developers and software engineers.

Ukraine is the best destination for you to employ any ideas in Web and Mobile software. Thanks to its abundance of highly-skilled engineers, Ukraine has become a leading software provider in Europe. The country offers a rich list of advantages that can be divided into four groups:  location, labor pool, work approach and national mentality.

We’ve researched each of these benefits in order to get to the essence of Ukrainian software market!

Android VS iOS: Which Platform Should You Build First?

The two main competitors in the mobile development market are definitely iOS and Android. And when you are ready to spend a fortune on mobile development, you have to make a decision as to which platform to select first, unless you have budgeted to cover both. We have attempted to gather several tips that would help you with making a decision.