‘To outsource or not to outsource?’ If that is the question that bothers you then let us resolve it, once and for all. Our 12+ years of affluent experience, providing the world with meritorious IT services allows us to share a guideline on how the entire industry of outsourcing functions. Especially, the role of India in it and how the booming IT industry of India is beneficial to the world out there. Also, what issues one is expected to face while outsourcing their projects and what precautions can be taken in order to avoid such issues - is what we share here in this blog article.
Why choose India?
Almost every Asian countries are where the world gets their software related stuff outsourced. Amongst all, India is the most booming one with almost 90-100 countries outsourcing their work here. And it is growing, day in and day out. Multiple factors, collectively work to build up the outsourcing scenario in India. Let us share those factors and see why outsourcing web development services to India can benefit you too.
Smart & Skillful
Smartness alone doesn’t work in this age, nor is skill alone capable of creating wonders. But the combination of these two is a sure-shot success. And Indian market is loaded with a pool of such young talent who are both, equally smart and skillful. Smart, because that’s in their DNA and skillful because every year an array of engineers passes out from hundreds of universities. And you now that they’re at leading positions across the globe.
Fluent in English
Your primary reason for outsourcing is getting cheaper rates, which almost all Asian countries offer. Then why India? Well, because other Asian countries are where the English language isn’t really well accepted and hence creating communication issues. Whereas, India is the second largest english speaking country in the world. No wonder, we’ve a huge amount of skilled talent, fluent in English. And that obviously makes a difference - a huge one, indeed!
Favorable Working Process
Always, having worked with distant teams, Indian professionals follow a well-crafted process that’s both - human as well as client-centric. They, in general, believe in creating a ‘win-win’ situation. Their ability to be flexible and adaptable is also one of the reasons why their working process is practical and profitable.
There’s a very thin line of difference between anything cheap and cost-effective. And while the comparatively low-cost of jobs done from India makes you a bit skeptical about it; the right team and project will make you realise how much of a difference do they make for project’s success. You just need to wisely pick the right outsourcing agency for yourself and watch the benefits that follow!
Why do you need to be cautious?
Outsourcing web development services to India is quite beneficial and highly recommended, only if you take care of a few points. You learn to do that and you’re sorted for life! Let us share a few such precautions you should be looking into before hiring a team/individual from India for outsourcing your work. You know, a little bit of homework done is always good and healthy to avoid future uncertainties!
The leading issue with outsourcing web development projects to India is the time-zone difference. And it may create a huge communication gap if not dealt with properly. Only the professionals in the industry have successfully found the key to its solution. This magical key includes the Agile Process, 24*7 availability, video conferences, transparency of the project and above all - responsible approach. Something, that is a part of our core belief system along with the ‘Artfully Agile Process’ that we follow as a part of our professional structure.
Cultural difference is quite a deciding factor for an outsourcing project. And India being the hub of outsourcing, studying it’s the distinctive and varied form of culture in advance is essential. The experienced of the field, proclaims India to be of a very harmonious nature. Their ability to adapt and cooperate for growth is spectacular. Their aptitude of mingling with others is like that of the sugar mixing up in the water. And these are the intrinsic qualities in them, which gives assurance of a smooth and successful work relationship with them.
History of the Company
R&D has always proven to be beneficial, be it for some new invention or as a part of some new project. It is equally important that one closely looks into the history of the company that you’re sending out your project for outsourcing. The past references and projects done by them help you to have a clearer picture of the company and decide whether you can trust them with your project or not. Of course, that’s not the only deciding factor but it’s quite helpful.
Just like body language, one’s way of communication helps a lot in gaining a perception about them. After all, the attitude and ethics of a person who’s going to work on your project make a huge difference. You can know whether they’re responsible individuals who value commitment or are more prone to giving excuses for error occurred.
So, let’s conclude...
The answer to the base question - ‘To outsource or not to outsource?’ for us is YES! Not because we’re a part of that outsourcing market. But our lengthy and wealthy experience with our clients has helped us bag a bundle of appreciations over the years. And for the matter of fact, we know that that appreciation is the outcome of how we function as an outsourcing team. And it is that experience of ours, that is summed up in this very blog as a guideline that might help many.
So, don’t fear to outsource. Let’s collaborate and create codes as a trusted in-house team!