Outsourcing: when excitement turns to excrement

We’ve all had the experience of ordering something, waiting patiently for it to be designed, built or shipped, and the fun of getting stuck in when it arrives. But sometimes, the excitement is brought to a swift, depressing end by the realisation that what you got wasn’t really what you needed after all. Maybe you’ve […]

Drive-by developer or software partner?

You can’t win them all, but after we were pipped to a recent contract, I ended up in a fascinating conversation. One of the investors behind the project had been particularly impressed with the Red River approach, and we got talking about the choices companies make when outsourcing development, and the way they can come […]