Having implemented a number of projects on Sitefinity Digital Design has prepared a series of articles about how the integrated digital tools of this platform help to develop the Internet projects.
At Digital Design Mikhail Korotkov is a person who updated and implemented new software testing practices, established work rules, approved development technologies for web projects and components, and introduced DevOps practices for our projects. He is now the head of Custom Development and Portal Solutions Department. In this article he explains what is going on in the custom development market today and what technologies have the future.
Intranet portals that used to be popular a decade ago, have grown into solutions for communication with a certain category of users. A company with a wide range of business processes can have special software solutions to communicate with different segments of customers, suppliers, vendors, partners, distributors, employees, etc. In this article we will speak about how implementing a digital workplace can enhance your relations with them and you’re your business.
In this article I will talk about why you need certification, the benefits of partnership with Microsoft, and how I motivate my colleagues to get Microsoft certifications.
Over the past few months, Microsoft Teams has helped many companies to switch to remote work. Such functions as video conferencing, chats and team collaboration are essential while working remotely. At Digital Design, we try to test the most interesting solutions ourselves, so some of our teammates have been using MS Teams for more than a year. Today, Teams is a platform where over 400 employees exchange thousands of messages and hold hundreds of meetings every month. But we want to showcase a broader view on platform’s capabilities and ways for every employee to use it for different purposes.
Areopad board management software is a complex solution for holding meetings: setting agenda, voting, taking minutes, tasks execution and control. It supports remote online and offline work, chats, preset routes of documents approval and tasks management, can be integrated with Office Online, video conference systems.
Can you imagine how many normative documents per hour a corporate lawyer has to look through and what consequences might his inattention lead to? A poor fellow lawyer must read every word of a contract, especially if it has no standard template. Aimed to help him, we decided to create a service which could detect problems in text documents and signal for a lawyer to check them. As a result, we developed a solution which aggregates knowledge based on a collection of contracts and makes lawyers pay special attention to some points. The solution is using magic. This mathematical magic is called Anomaly Detection.
While working on a project we may lack tips like “press W to move forward”. We want to help those who manage functional requirements and present top 10 tips to implement an automated system successfully.
According to market experts, the modern BPM concept of modelling business processes in software systems was formed around 2000s. In Russia, BPM systems emerged ten years after, and now the Russian market is booming. Experts believe that the main reason for it is that almost everything that could be optimized without BPM systems has already been optimized, and main market leaders are ready for the next step.
Digital Design was among the first companies to use .NET and C# and became an official Microsoft Training Centre. Education and Digital Design have gone hand in hand throughout our history: we have an IT university, certified trainers, we constantly run workshops and keep being a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner since 1995.