How Developers can solve global challenges with IoT

IoT is changing various aspects of our lives. It’s transforming the way we commute, the way we work, how we interact with our homes, the way we communicate with loved ones and even the way we think about food. It’s hard to comprehend the full magnitude of IoT and how it can push us into a new… Read more »

Should you outsource your cloud management?

Cloud computing isn’t just another fad hatched by the thought leaders and technicians in Silicon Valley. It is now a long-standing trend that has legs and is transforming the way businesses collect, store and analyze data and develop and host web and mobile applications. Despite the convenience and cost savings, cloud storage can create headaches… Read more »

Software development trends to look for in 2021

2020 has been a year like no other. Tech is integrating into people’s lives more than we ever would have thought. Part of this is due to ongoing pre-pandemic technology trends, but a larger part is due to the coronavirus pandemic, which has uprooted our definition of “normal” for the time being, forcing everyone to… Read more »

4 features you need for your business’s mobile app

Most businesses today have a digital presence, oftentimes composed of multiple channels, but creating a robust mobile app that can be accessed anytime by their customers is still on many to-do lists. Producing a mobile app can be relatively easy. However, easy doesn’t necessarily mean dynamic, user-friendly, clean, fast or secure. It’s crucial you focus… Read more »

The benefits of custom system integrations

Many large and enterprise businesses rely on off-the-shelf packages like SAP and Salesforce to conduct their core operations. Even small businesses leverage off-the-shelf software like QuickBooks to manage day-to-day tasks. But these packages have data interfaces that range from outdated text-based import/export to more sophisticated web API interfaces that allow access to data and internal… Read more »

4 trends shaping the future of custom software

Change happens fast in the technology space and this is especially true in the custom software market. But rapid technology advances necessarily create a need to study, train and create a timeframe to adopt technologies that provide clear benefits to stakeholders.  This places custom software developers, like our team here at Saturn Systems, in a… Read more »

Why firms need to integrate security testing into the software development life cycle

Digital security is critical for companies of all sizes as malicious attacks not only risk exposing sensitive data, but they can also erode customer trust and put brand reputation in jeopardy. Because many system incursions target applications, software development firms need to integrate industry best practice security measures into software infrastructure and implement security testing… Read more »

What to know about DevOps

DevOps is a software development and delivery process which considers the production of software from end to end, from concept to design, delivery, deployment and maintenance. DevOps is a broad software development process, which normally includes an Agile approach to delivering a sequence of software development builds, but also deployment and testing. All the stakeholders… Read more »

Addressing uncertainty in the IT industry

No industry on Earth has been immune to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. While some businesses, like grocery stores and consumer paper products manufacturers (think toilet paper), may have seen an uptick in sales, the vast majority of industries have seen revenues fall or flatline due to rapidly changing demand patterns. This trend will… Read more »

The path to developing a custom B2B application

The proliferation of mobile applications (apps) has changed our business and personal lives in so many ways.  In most cases, apps have made our lives richer and more productive. But apps, by their conventient nature, can also command our attention in ways that impact our lives and productivity in negative ways. Love ‘em or hate… Read more »