Software products are everywhere today, and tomorrow is being built on technologies as yet unimagined. That means every enterprise, whether they sell cars or services, must have a full-fledged software development operation catering to the needs of the present and the future. This is taxing on even the most robust, high-functioning teams. Without the care and attention that innovation and high-quality production require, the results can be catastrophic. This is why being able to scale out development capacity is so important. When quality and opportunity are paramount, a trusted software solution partner is the difference between doing what’s possible and achieving the impossible. To keep developing best-in-class software, you need:
Great design and development goes nowhere without great quality. Our integrated quality assurance approach incorporates aspects of agile and lean development with the stability and reliability of traditional SQA process. We believe software quality assurance is only possible with a mixed set of procedures which should involve all members of the team collaborating with a dedicated team of SQA professionals.
Feature-driven development is an iterative and incremental software development process. It is a lightweight or Agile method for developing software. FDD blends a number of industry-recognized best practices into a cohesive whole. These practices are driven from a client-valued functionality perspective. Its main purpose is to deliver tangible, working software repeatedly in a timely manner in accordance with the Principles behind the Agile Manifesto.
- Fluent Design System
- No need to start from scratch. Fluent is an open-source, cross-platform design system that gives designers and developers the frameworks they need to create engaging product experiences—accessibility, internationalization, and performance included. Go ahead, pick a platform to get started.
- Inclusive Design
- Inclusive Design is a methodology, born out of digital environments, that enables and draws on the full range of human diversity. Most importantly, this means including and learning from people with a range of perspectives. Our inclusive design principles Exclusion happens when we solve problems using our own biases. As Microsoft designers, we seek out those exclusions, and use them as opportunities to create new ideas and inclusive designs.