A few members of Troy Web Consulting went down to New World Stages in Manhattan for a friendly, practical event for web designers and developers. Organized by Vitaly Friedman (Creative Director), Amanda Annandale (Event Manager & AV), Charis Rooda (Marketing & Social Media), Markus Seyfferth (CEO), Jan Constantin (Event Manager) & the good ol' Smashing family, the conference not only delivered some great food, but it also brought together developers and designers from around the world.
You have an incredible business idea that may potentially transform the way people communicate. What do you do? Well, if you’re passionate and determined to bring your vision to life, you form a startup. The problem is that while most individuals, teams and organizations have excellent ideas, they lack the capacity to turn their concept into reality…
When your potential or current consumer browses your website, uses your application, submits an online form or completes a purchase with their credit or debit card, they have an expectation that their personal information is transferred and stored securely. Protecting your consumer begins with the foundation of your website or application...your code. Verifying that your code is secure safeguards your consumers and helps to ensure that your business is protected against cyber attacks.
Purchasing software is a process that is much more involved than it may seem. There are many benefits and downsides to both off the shelf and custom software. So, before you dive into the purchase of off the shelf software or custom software, there are several things that should be taken into consideration.