The fram^ Journal

Dedicated team structure, designed for a mutual long-term commitment

Dedicated team structure, designed for a mutual long-term commitment

Blog posts

What is a dedicated team structure? When a business has software development requirements that exceed their present in-house capabilities, they often look to offshore software development outsourcing providers that work in a dedicated team structure. They will collaborate with the provider with the aim of taking the project from its conception through to delivery and …

21 February, 2019

How I Manage: Max Bergman, CEO of fram^ IT Engineering & Venture Building

How I Manage: Max Bergman, CEO of fram^ IT Engineering & Venture Building

News & PR

When Max Bergman graduated with his masters in economics from Stockholm School of Economics, it was in the middle of the 2008 financial crisis, the worst recession since the Great Depression. Graduates were leaving school to find their opportunities significantly limited. “In my first job, I ended up on an hourly wage at a bank due to …

15 February, 2019

Counter the myths & understand reality of offshore development team

Counter the myths & understand reality of offshore development team

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Mythbusting around the offshore development team. Managing any software development project is a challenge, ensuring the delivery of a quality end product that reflects the standards of your business, requires a well-structured multi-faceted approach. An offshore development team is viewed by many as a cheap alternative in software development that only adds to the challenges …

29 January, 2019

fram^’s year-end party 2018: It’s time to look back & celebrate

fram^’s year-end party 2018: It’s time to look back & celebrate

News & PR

Friday, 25 January 2019 – What a blast! We finally waited till the most expected event of all time, the Year End Party 2018. Our year-end parties are always a great time to hobnob and catch up with friends. The regular monthly Friday Beer(s) are sometimes short and it’s hard to gather everyone. That’s what …

28 January, 2019

fram^’s top tips to get your software development costs simplified

fram^’s top tips to get your software development costs simplified

Blog posts

Software development costs define your project, not vice versa. In estimating software development costs, you are in fact defining what your end product will be. Which features are necessary to the core functionalities of the software and those can cause unnecessary costs at certain stages of the product lifecycle? The prioritized features will be driven …

23 January, 2019

Explore fram^’s top tips to keep your software development plan up-to-date

Explore fram^’s top tips to keep your software development plan up-to-date

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Why do you need an updated software development plan? For an idea to succeed, planning is essential and software development is no different with many projects to gather all the necessary information to control a project. A software development plan describes both the technical and tactical approach to a project, which project managers can use …

11 January, 2019

Does Vietnam software outsourcing meet expectations? No, it’s beyond.

Does Vietnam software outsourcing meet expectations? No, it’s beyond.

Blog posts

IT outsourcing Vietnam industry: A new outlook Software development is an expensive, complex journey even when everything goes according to plan. Business analysis, research and design can cause costs to skyrocket before development begins and that is before considering testing, launch and maintenance costs. The truth is it takes a lot of different skill-sets to …

03 January, 2019

[Recap] Christmas Party 2018 – Santa Claus is coming to fram^

[Recap] Christmas Party 2018 – Santa Claus is coming to fram^

News & PR

December 21st – fram^’s Christmas Party 2018 in Saigon, Vietnam. We had a very special visitor this week, as none other than Santa Claus himself paid a visit to our flagship office in downtown Saigon. After spending about 30 minutes stuck on the roof looking for the chimney, he found his way into the fram^ …

02 January, 2019

[Recap] Partner Appreciation Night 2018 – fram^ shows appreciation to partners & stakeholders

[Recap] Partner Appreciation Night 2018 – fram^ shows appreciation to partners & stakeholders

News & PR

Tuesday, 4th December – The elegant Apollo Hall at the Liberty Riverside Hotel was the host venue for a wonderful gathering of the wider fram^ family. With Christmas just around the corner, it seemed a fitting occasion to show our appreciation to many partners and stakeholders. The Partner Appreciation Night 2018 allowed us all the …

12 December, 2018

E-commerce Day 2018 is finally here – Get prepared for the big day!

E-commerce Day 2018 is finally here – Get prepared for the big day!

Blog posts

High expectations on E-Commerce Day 2018. Hot on the heels of the flash sales of 9.9, Singles Day 11.11 and Black Friday, e-commerce retailers are expecting more record-breaking sales figures on E-commerce Day 2018 on December 12th, with discounts of up to 70% being offered by thousands of online sellers. Alibaba, for example, reported a …

12 December, 2018