Yana Sarycheva, Author at XB Software

How to Split Equity Between Co-Founders in a Startup

As a rule, startups have got from 1 founder to up to 4 co-founders, and the question of how to split up equity becomes more and more actual as the number of co-funders increases. The best practice is not to register a legal entity from the start to save money on the office. Before your …

How Much Does MVP Development Cost

Work on a minimum viable product (MVP) goes through the same software development life cycle as a full-blooded product, but it’s developed much quicker, and its go-to-market is shorter. First of all, the MVP cost depends on a business task a business owner wants to solve. And the features, in their turn, subject to execution …

Monolithic vs Microservices Architecture

Application’s architecture describes the behavior of applications that focuses on how they interact with each other and with users. In a web application architecture, there are major independent software architecture components called layers. Here they are: Presentation Layer (Presentation Services and Presentation Logic). Business Logic (Business or Application and Data Logic). Data Layer (Data Services …

Budget With Float Scope Contract Type

Much has been about the contract types, differences between them, and their pros and cons. XB Software advised on what contract type – Time & Materials (T&M) or Fixed Price (FP)- would better suit your project and thoroughly explained why in this article. Still, T&M and FP contacts don’t appeal to all clients, although they …

How to Understand It’s Time for UX/UI Modernization

By comparing the creation time of your application’s design and the time of UX/UI development and popularization, you can make a preliminary conclusion about whether your application will comply with the best UX/UI practices.  Starting from the late 2000s we observe a steady trend of interest in UX/UI. So if your app design was made …