5 Tips for Effective IT Outsourcing

Outsourcing isn’t exactly a new trend. One could even say that it is more or less mainstream and culturally accepted within IT organizations. Outsourcing has always been a popular way of decreasing costs while accessing world class talent. But that truth rings even louder in an era of constant technological change. Staying in front of […]

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The Challenges of Using Agile Project Management with Offshore Partners

We’ve been using Agile Project Management and software development methodologies for a number of years. We use it for internal projects as well as projects with customers. Our customer projects are usually the most challenging since we often have a geographically distributed development team. Typically the team is split between Ireland and mainland Europe. The […]

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Responsibilities of an IT Team Leader

Many organizations will have IT Team Leaders – these are usually the people responsible for managing a team of engineers. Large IT departments will have multiple IT Team Leads, probably specialising in different areas. An IT Team Leader is different from an IT Project Manager – although similar skills are required for both roles. The […]

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