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Software Industry Predictions for 2021

Many technology leaders are ready and willing to put 2020 behind them, and rightly so. Despite the challenges and setbacks we’ve all faced this year, at Polaris we’ve...

5 Hidden Costs of Offshore & Nearshore Development

When an organization needs to modernize quickly, offshore development continues to be an appealing option for IT leaders. And for good reason. It can take anywhere...

Untangle Distributed Applications with Tye and Dapr

Most modern apps are distributed by nature. This makes them powerful, flexible, scalable, and resilient. It also makes them a pain to develop locally. From...

Add Some Magic To Your Life With Microsoft’s Project Tye

Every once in a while, I come across an innovation or new offering in the tech world that makes me grin because it just seems like magic. From hardware wizardry like...

How to Start Shipping Faster With GitOps

GitOps has been around for a few years, kicked off by Weaveworks back in 2017. In short, the concept revolves around a Git repository that serves as the single source...

Business Process Management: the Foundation for Good Domain-Driven Design (DDD)

Domain-Driven Design (DDD) has garnered attention within modern software architecture for the past seventeen years, and for good reason. Focusing your design around...

Software Development Teams vs. Staff Augmentation [Comparison Guide]

The demands on software development are higher than ever, as evidenced by Agile, Lean, DevOps, and the many philosophies and practices employed to optimize it. When...

Microsoft Blazor: Next Generation Web UI or Silverlight All Over Again?

In May, Microsoft made a bold announcement with the release of Blazor WebAssembly 3.2: “full stack web development with .NET is now here!” Blazor is an open source,...

Effective Learning Strategies to Leverage Across Your Organization

If you want to assess the health of your organization’s relationship to learning, there are a few simple questions to ask. (1) Are team members afraid to fail, or...