You already know that offshore software development brings the following benefits:
- Cost reduction when working with competitive labor markets;
- Unlimited access to highly specialized professionals;
- Maximizing the efficiency of time zone differences – less production down time.
Together with that, it brings certain challenges you should be aware of:
- The need for constant management and control (in particular, time and budget);
- Cultural differences (which were covered in one of our previous articles);
- Lack of face-to-face contact.
Let’s talk about control in more depth.