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Meet New RoboSource Employees: Shannon and Aaron

Meet New RoboSource Employees: Shannon and Aaron

In September, we welcomed two new RoboSource employees: Shannon Miller and Aaron White. Below is everything you might want to know (and several things you might not...) want to know about them: Shannon Miller – Business Development Manager Family Info: I've been...

Code Reviews: The One Multi-Tool Every Developer Needs

Code Reviews: The One Multi-Tool Every Developer Needs

What is a code review? Well, it is exactly what you would think … a review of written code. Does code need reviewing? YES!!! Think of it like asking a high school student if her English papers need editing. Most likely she will say no, but most of us know the answer...

Your Software Engineer Needs a Team, Just Like a Spaceman Does

Your Software Engineer Needs a Team, Just Like a Spaceman Does

Think of your software team like two astronauts that are launched into space. Sure, there are only two people who are actually on the mission. They are the ones that gave up their everyday lives to head out to space. They are the ones on the news and chatted about...

The Pets of RoboSource

The Pets of RoboSource

We spend a lot of time talking about our people and how great they are. But behind many great people lie great PETS. So, without further delay, we give you: The Pets of RoboSource! (Some of whom are modeling their favorite RoboSource attire!) Meet Murphy (the computer...

Here’s How We Have a 96% On-Time Delivery Rate

Here’s How We Have a 96% On-Time Delivery Rate

In an industry that is known for missed deadlines, a 96% on-time delivery rate gets attention. We often have potential clients ask: How do you do that? At RoboSource, we achieve a 96% on-time delivery rate through a process called Daily Layered Accountability (DLA)....

Guest Blog: Why It’s Important for Women to Engage Male Allies

Guest Blog: Why It’s Important for Women to Engage Male Allies

    Traveling a path that leads to gender equality in tech is a passion of RoboSource. We're starting at home, by hosting field trips for women in technology clubs and volunteering as career mentors. But there's so much yet to do. Julie Kratz is an...

RoboSource to Donate $25,000 Worth of Software to NonProfit

RoboSource to Donate $25,000 Worth of Software to NonProfit

RoboSource has always been about helping others: specifically, mentoring and training young software engineers. This year, we're going to take industry-standard downtime, and use it to give back to our community.       It's the nature of a custom...

How to Keep Software Projects from Failing

How to Keep Software Projects from Failing

Once upon a time, there was a $5-billion pharmaceutical company called FoxMeyer Drugs. In 1995, the company decided that it was time to move into the technology age, and invested in a new Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software. They carefully chose a company to...

What is Software Testing and Why is it a Big Deal?

What is Software Testing and Why is it a Big Deal?

The deeper you get into the software process, the more you will likely hear about software testing. It probably sounds to you like a good idea—software should be tested! Except once you realize it takes extra time (and we know time is money), you might start to wonder...