India or Eastern Europe for Outsourcing?

October 27, 2007

In Bablion we trust… no one:

India and Eastern Europe are touted as low cost, high quality providers for outsourced software and web development. This is old news. The bargain that was once true became less true when the multinationals went there and the press started talking about these moves. Although cost savings can still be had and for a few more years; the risks increase proportionate to the expected savings.

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India or Eastern Europe for Outsourcing?

When Western Europeans ask my opinion about whether India or Eastern Europe is better for outsourcing software and web development, my preference is for the often ill-mannered Eastern Europeans. And, yes, Indian manners can be impeccable. But it’s better to suffer frequent complaints, bad attitude, and grumbling than meet with unexpectedly unsolved problems as the deadlines come and go- twice.
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PHP or ASP.NET for killer web applications

July 27, 2007

When considering the development of a web application, PHP and ASP.NET provide similar results. Finding an experienced, talented and dedicated development team is usually more important than the technology to be used. Great PHP and ASP.NET developers cost the same. And it is a lot. Likewise, successful developments and a high level of support usually cost the same. Again, a lot.

Below, you might think this guy is hard core geek. But he’s just a monkey-geek-whore.

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PHP or ASP.NET?

I am often asked which is better, PHP or ASP.NET? A few days ago, I was approached again with the same question.
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