This website uses cookies for analytics and to improve provided services. By choosing I Accept, you consent to our use of them and other tracking technologies according to our Privacy Policy

Featured posts

Latest posts

blog post cover image (1)

Culture  Business 

A Recap of 2018 in Eleven Points
Each January, we celebrate the ups and try to learn something from the downs that we had to deal with over the course of the past year. In 2018, the highs far outweighed the lows so, in keeping with last year's...
Monterail Team
Escape

Development  JavaScript  Business  Ruby/Rails 

Working With Legacy Code — How Refactoring Let Us Escape The Black Hole
I’m pretty much sure that sooner or later every developer finds themselves working on a project that makes them face the issue of legacy code. For those lucky dogs who still haven’t experienced it firsthand—legacy code...
do posta

Product Design  Business  User Experience  Development 

Crafting Visual Stories Using Data and Information
In October 2018 I was invited to give a talk at the fifth Future of Design meetup, called The Beauty of Data. My talk was called “Crafting a story in data visualization”.
Paweł Hawrylak
angular2

AngularJS  Angular  Development  JavaScript 

Migrating from AngularJS to Angular Using a “Hybrid” Approach—a Case Study
Getting into a project based on AngularJS in its 1.4 version is not the most exciting thing that can happen to a programmer in 2019. And it doesn’t matter whether you’re a junior front-end developer or a senior...
Best communication practices

Culture  Project Management  Business  Agile 

Best Communication Practices We Use To Keep Our Clients Happy (And In The Loop)
There are many best practices for efficient communication in software development out there. The most hip frameworks for building digital products, Scrum and Kanban, offer some good fundamentals for development teams....
Karolina Gawron
VUE-1

Vue.js  Development  JavaScript  Business 

Reasons Why Vue.js Is Getting More Traction Every Month
With over 120k stars on GitHub, Vue.js is currently the trendiest JavaScript front-end framework, beating Angular and React in GitHub star count by a fair margin. When it comes to overall popularity, React is still the...
Maja Nowak
top-20-vue-js-articles-in-2018-5

Vue.js  Business  Development 

Twenty Most Popular Vue.js Newsletter Articles in 2018
If you’ve been following Monterail for a while, you probably aware that the Vue.js Newsletter, now a part of the official Vue.js News channel, has its roots inside our organizations. Launched somewhere in mid-2016, the...
Joanna Staromiejska
jaco-van-der-merwe-and-devon-beynon

Business  Culture  Product Design  Development 

Admyt on Outsourcing Software Development and Working with Legacy Code
Tired with coins, lines, and faulty pay machines, Jordan Wainer, an entrepreneur and innovator decided to improve car parking systems around the world. That’s the story behind Admyt, a solution providing a seamless...
Karolina Gawron
Discovery_workshops

User Experience  Product Design  Business  Culture 

Discovery Workshops: How We Ensure Alignment Between Your Vision and An Actual Product
Working with an outsourced team can be a challenge. Different locations and time zones, sometimes even different cultures. You are where the business is, working hard to move things forward, while your hired team is...
Paweł Hawrylak
Updated_State_of_Vue

Vue.js  Development  JavaScript 

Updated State of Vue.js is coming in February 2019
We’re back! And I hope you’re just as excited as I am writing this. You might have noticed some suggestions about the next edition of State of Vue.js on Evan You’s Twitter… But it’s time to make it official. The updated...
Karolina Gawron
katarzyna-dzidt-embassy-of-israel

Culture  Business  Development 

“Scalability Is Key”—Tips for Israeli IT Companies Doing Business in Poland by Katarzyna Dzidt
4,000 kilometers away from each other and vastly different in size, language, and business etiquette. Israel and Poland may have their differences, but are equals in more ways than one. The “Start-Up Nation” brings...
Joanna Staromiejska
outsource

Business  Development  Culture 

Outsourcing To a Software Development Company and Its Not-So-Obvious Benefits
Many cringe just thinking about outsourcing software development to some external company. Well, of course they would. Outsourcing comes with countless challenges, including time zone and cultural differences,...
Karolina Gawron
jaco-van-der-merwe-and-devon-beynon

Mobile Development  User Experience  Culture  Business 

Innovating Car Parking Systems Around the World While Solving Real-Life Problems—the Admyt Way
Admyt takes advantage of licence plate recognition systems to finally do away with the idea of coin-fed meters and the frustration that came with keeping track of paper tickets. Their mission is to provide a seamless...
Karolina Gawron
katarzyna-dzidt-embassy-of-israel

Business  Culture  Development 

How Polish Companies Enhance Israeli Technology Export—An Interview with Katarzyna Dzidt
Poland has been a hot spot for Israeli technology companies for quite some time now, attracting firms from the cybersecurity, homeland security, and fintech sectors. Companies of all ages and sizes, including start-ups,...
Joanna Staromiejska
repository pattern

Ruby/Rails  Development 

How to Use Repository Pattern with Active Record— Ruby on Rails Development
Remember the story of tech leading a project in fours acts? It was a motivational (hopefully!) story about delivering a project and my experience with being a tech lead. It was focused around repositories helping us...
Mateusz Karbowiak
node3

Node.js  Mobile Development  JavaScript 

8 Examples of Node.js Development in Enterprise Products
Netflix, PayPal, Intel, eBay, Groupon... What do all these names have in common? Aside from the fact that they all offer a highly popular service or product, of course. They’re all enterprises operating on a global...
Joanna Staromiejska
Newer Older
Click "Subscribe" to consent to processing your data by Monterail Sp. z o.o. for marketing purposes, including sending emails. For details see our Privacy Policy.