Software development is a tough industry, and especially in co-developed projects, the scope and estimates can change dramatically. The expectation in software development that you're going to get a perfect timeline.
From time to time in the past we've had clients get caught up on using specific technologies or not using specific technologies, regardless of how it affects their budget and other priorities. That way of thinking will get in the way of your new system going live. It doesn't matter if they bought a pre-built [...]
We see it all the time. People are afraid to go live with a new system. Once they see that date on the calendar, all of a sudden they start thinking of features they think they need immediately. Unfortunately, that quickly leads to scope creep, which in turn leads to budget creep. If these are [...]
For Oracle Application Express (APEX) users, it's worth noting that version 19.1 was released recently. The previous version, 19.0, was considered early adopter, but with 19.1 there are a number of improvements. What is Oracle APEX? But before we get into that, you may be asking, "What is Oracle APEX?" Oracle APEX is a development [...]
We've seen how Oracle XE has changed since the 18c update. It's now a fully-fledged database, if shackled by some resource limitations compared to the full database solution. But what can Oracle XE do for your business? Do the limitations really make a difference? What will it take to get up and running, and is [...]