The example of collaboration between Agilites, as an outsourcing services provider, and Wellness Layers, as a software products company which also has offices in the US and Israel, shows how a team of talented software engineers can work seamlessly across countries and continents. The result of this work is the improved health and well-being of thousands of people.
"The creation of a relationship is very important," said Kishon. "I'd advise companies that need to choose a partner in Ukraine to come here and meet with potential partners, get a feel for the city and its people. Such partnerships are like a marriage, and you certainly can't do that remotely."
A business idea might be innovative, but it’s worth nothing if there’s nobody on hand to make it work. Today companies worldwide are starting to understand that a lack of talent may really compromise their future growth. The tech industry has become wary of the idea of outsourcing. But there’s already a difference: where previously outsourcing was used simply to cut expenses, now more and more firms are enjoying other advantages of this team-building method.
The dedicated software development team is another model that proves Marshall McLuhan’s global village concept, and it certainly gives new opportunities for businesses.
Finding a reliable outsourcing partner can be somewhat difficult. And not just because there are a seemingly endless number of companies in different countries to turn to, the problem sometimes is to pick one peculiar location for outsourcing first. An increasing number of businesses are considering Eastern Europe, and Ukraine in particular, as primary destinations for outsourcing their software development. And it’s not a random choice, Ukrainian IT industry has a great deal to offer.