The transition from a centrally located environment to a remote setting can be challenging, but not impossible. In fact, with the use of modern technological development, the remote setup of such teams can be streamlined and scaled. Learn more in this article.
From version 8 onward, Java has gradually added Functional Programming features to its capabilities. In this article, we will see how Functional Programming can be used from a Java language perspective.
When starting on a new software product, API services and backend functionality may be provided, and its common to first check that these services are functional. In this article, we will discuss how Test-Driven Development (TDD) and Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD) can help with this process.
Work From Home is part of Mitrais’ telecommuting policy, it has proven particularly useful especially in the current times of the COVID-19 pandemic. With Mitrais operating in a fully remote mode, see how some of our staff are transitioning as they share their experiences.
One of the questions that we often hear is “How is a Scrum Master different from a Project Manager, and how do they work together?”. In this article, we drill down into what Scrum Masters and Project Managers are supposed to do, and how this will impact your next development project.
Open Forums are another opportunity for Mitrais Management to interact directly with Mitrais staff. It’s a great platform for conveying organisational updates and affording everyone the chance to raise any questions or concerns. In the current situation, Mitrais conducted the first Open Forum for 2020 in an entirely online manner.
Software engineers can be stuck with the reputation of being slightly nerdy introverted types (even though we all know that’s untrue). But some of our staff buck that trend, coming from wilder backgrounds and retaining their love for extreme sports. This time, we introduce you to Andy, and as well as being a top flight developer, his story might surprise you.
The Work-From-Home (WFH) business model is increasingly being used as the COVID-19 situation increases. For some like Mitrais, years of experience in the execution and management of remote teams means that we are well equipped to pass these tests. See some steps we have taken to strengthen our position during this time.
Mitrais is always committed to providing a safe and healthy working environment. We are very conscious of our responsibilities to our staff and clients, and have taken immediate steps to mitigate the risks associated with COVID-19. Click on the article to read some of the extensive steps we have taken to prevent coronavirus in Mitrais’ offices.
Continuing the Management Training Program initiated last year, Mitrais recently held an intensive course on Assertive Communication for management staff delivered by Dr Katy Tindall of AIM. We are sure that this will add to great outcomes in the future.
Information Security is a key requirement, necessary to protect confidential information of an organisation and its clients. At Mitrais, we ensure that all of our developers follow Secure Software Development processes, and they are part of our security standard. Here are some of the GitHub security best practices that we follow.
Scalable and resilient are crucial requirements in creating an application, especially for an application with on-premise infrastructure. This article discuss several techniques to make our infrastructure scalable & resilient.