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Empowering technology for reducing human error in manufacturing industry

Friday, April 27th, 2018

As humans we all are prone to make errors and human errors are responsible for more than 80% of failure and loss. So is your company among one of those who experience slow progress due to waste and injuries done by human error ? If yes then you must continue reading the article..

The root cause of human error is lack of well defined work flow system. But with the advancement of technology it is quiet possible to reduce human errors at the workplaces. How?? Of course we can not change human behavior but we can definitely provide a set of procedures to employees for manufacturing or operating a business. And here CDN Solutions Group’s role become active. We as an app development company can help you overcome your biggest challenge of reducing human error. We have skills in developing workflow management system for all industries that require a set procedures or training for manufacturing, or operating a business like pharmaceuticals, FMCGs and Food & Beverages.

Meet us in CeBIT Australia 2018 to know more!

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At present, many factories and manufacturing units document their methods and routines on paper, which, owing to the development on the Technological front, is in no way efficient. And hence we can help you with a most simplified yet competent solution in the form of Procedure Picture Maps. Capabilities such as capturing visual aids like videos and images, editing them to be suited to needs, and enriching them with text instructions are an add-on. So lets have a look at how your business can be benefited by this software solution –

  • A robust solution to improve the efficiency of the employees, and thereby of the organization as a whole.
  • Employees become more productive owing to the clarity and flawlessness of the data.
  • Hassle-free management of digital data
  • Easier modifications of Operational Processes within an organization.
  • Lesser overall expenditure as training the workforce is elementary to achieve

Sounds interesting..right ! CDN Solution’s skilled team has already developed a winning solution for Procedure Management that lets its users to seamlessly create, update, review, and publish guidelines for its employees. An exhaustive question bank allows the Author to integrate all of the information into the database, which in turn leads to the entirety of data leaving no scope for mistakes. The application allows the workforce in an industry to stick to an established course, rather than wandering off the guidelines which often leads to quality issues.

So if your business is also facing such issue then do meet us in CeBIT Australia 2018 for a detailed discussion on how we can empower technology to increase your business ROI by reducing errors made by your employees. We invite you at our stand E12 in cloud zone for a cup of coffee ! May be we can be your next App development partner. Free e-invite available.

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Selecting The Best App Development Agency- The Wheat And The Chaff

Thursday, April 12th, 2018

Choosing the best app development company for your software solutions needs is no cakewalk. The process often seems slow and tiring with the scores of companies thriving and springing up in the IT industry. When a business wants to launch an application successfully, picking up the best app developers for custom software development is the most crucial step.

You need an app development agency that will convert your idea into a reality. Most businesses look for references and ask their peers about their reviews for various IT software development apps, but that is just the traditional way to go about it.

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What you need is a much more comprehensive manner of analysing various parameters that go into making any software development company the best from the rest. Here are some tips that should help you make the right choice faster-

Searching via professional network – If you have a great network of professionals who may help you find the best app development company, ask them! As the rule of thumb, the best app developers are hard to find, but the task can be made easier when you look through your professional contacts and inform them about your needs, asking for references.

Digging Social Media– It is imperative that you check the social media presence of all the companies you consider partnering with for your app development needs. The best companies with have a consistent presence across social media platforms, and you will be able to narrow down your options further.

Google – The findings of the search engine are enough to tell you about any app development company you may have shortlisted. Look for a complete Google profile as the first measure of the authenticity and the sincerity of the company. Next, the reviews on Google don’t lie. You will get to know what the company’s clients, employees, etc., say and think about it.

Completed Projects – This is the most basic and foundation measure of any custom software development company. You can get to know about the past projects the agency has successfully delivered, the areas of IT software development that the agency spans, and their testimonials.

Relevant experience – While the list of projects any software development company has completed over its years will let you know the breadth of their services, looking into a specific experience will give you an idea about the depth of its services. It makes sense to ask how many E-commerce websites or mobile apps, and with what functionalities any organisation has developed and delivered if you are looking for similar services.

The team – An organisation is nothing but the employees who synergize their experiences and skills to deliver services. Look at the profiles and the expertise of the team members if you want to know what an organisation is capable of delivering. While the quantity doesn’t matter much, the quality of the members should be top-notch for the company to be excellent at what it does.

Money and Time< – If you really want to partner with the best app development company, you need to understand it is not going to be cheap. The best app developers know they are best, and you need to pay them the best prices. However, when the duration of the project is considered, it depends on your requirements and any company who is unable to strategize and plan and give you a deadline should be neglected.

Maintenance and Support – These two services are really the ones that matter after all of the above is checked and confirmed. The software development agencies that provide quick support and maintenance services are the ones that are reliable and trustworthy. Often, apps need minor fixes and up-gradations after they have been delivered. To get these tweaks done by the experts, you need a long-term association with the right company which is committed to offering value to its clients.

Internationally Acclaimed and Celebrated App Development Agency India

Another standout factor that truly differentiates companies is whether they are global or have not yet made it to the international picture. CDN Solutions Group is one app development company that satisfies all of the above criteria, while also being a regular to international events.

We are a part of all major industry-leading events and conferences, and this is where we find the motivation to work hard and deliver consistent value in the IT industry. We are an app development company that looks for innovation and experimentation.

Confirming this notion about us is the fact that we are joining industry leaders and experts at CeBIT Australia 2018. The week-long event will house some of the best business technology leaders from, literally, around the world. We are one of the companies exhibiting at CeBIT Aus 2018 with our expertise and experience.

With our industry experience and breadth and depth of our services, we are sure to come out as a standout app development company in CeBIT Aus 2018.

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Meet us at our stand number E12, cloud zone! We are ready to make a difference!

Airbnb For Food – Social Dining Experiences In Strange Lands

Monday, April 2nd, 2018

Eat With Strangers Apps (EWSAs) – The Origin

Now termed more informally as “Airbnb For Food”, the EWSAs were invented around the 2010s when some businesses did not want their tourists to sit in bars away from the authentic culinary experience of their land and wanted to help the novice or wannabe chefs to monetize their hobbies from the comfort of their homes.

With this concept in mind, Airbnb For Food apps aim to bridge the gap between good cooks and tourists looking for authentic culinary experiences in their travel places. The companies that develop and deploy these apps usually earn a share from the chefs’ every event or gain a lump sum sign up amount from them.

Hereafter, the chefs can create dining experiences for the tourists and travelers, who, in turn, can join complete strangers over dinner to learn about the local cuisines, taste some of it, and make friends in a strange land.

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The Standout Features Of Airbnb For Food Applications

Most Eat With Strangers Apps have these features in common-

An event creation functionality – The locals who love to try their hands at cooking and are confident of their meals, create brunch, lunch, or dinner events to host the tourists and travelers in their locality.
An event search functionality – The tourists and travelers can search for the events of their choice by looking at a large variety of events being hosted by the locals in their travel destinations.
A filter functionality – Travelers can filter the events according to their preferences to narrow down their options and select their choice faster and better.
Rating and Reviews – The travelers are encouraged to review and rate their experiences on the profiles of their hosts, thus creating a community of food lovers and helping other travelers pick the highest rated hosts for their dining purposes.
Price setting and Payments functionality – Most of the EWSAs keep the pricing decision inclusive of their commissions, if any, and integrate a payment gateway for seamless payments to the host of the event.
The terms of hosting – The hosts get to set the terms of their hosting such as the minimum number of guests, whether or not the guests are allowed to smoke, the dress codes, the menu options, etc.

 

Airbnb For Food applications are growing in popularity as an increasing number of visitors want to enjoy authentic local experiences while they are exploring remote parts of the world. At times, the dining experiences end up in cooking lessons and market strolling- all because of the inclusive amicable community EWSAs build.

Airbnb For Food Applications – The Challenges Down The Road

These apps face some pertinent challenges. First, they need to look out for numerous chefs to join their platform. Without crossing a threshold of available options for visitors in a city, an Airbnb For Food app cannot pick up.

Just like in any other industry, customers like to have options, and the only way to give them that is through increasing the number of chefs and cooks on the platform to host events.

Second, there need to be enough attendees so that hosts can earn a decent amount from their events. This is a recurring problem that many people have complained about after using EWSAs. The hosts are compelled to cancel their event when their minimum guest numbers are not met. Getting enough customers for the hosts is the second challenge for Airbnb For Food apps.

When these two setbacks are catered to, the disruption in the Food and Restaurant industry will be no less impactful than the similar industry disruptions caused by Airbnb and Uber, for example.

CDN Solutions Group’ Airbnb For Food Application Development Services

At CDN Solutions Group, when it comes to experimenting and innovating with the latest technologies and trends, we are second to none. We have developed a ground-shattering Airbnb For Food application for one of our offshore clients in Australia.

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While we integrated all the standout features that a standard EWSA should have, here are some salient characteristics of our project that is successfully delivered and deployed-

A Host App – To make the matters simple and leave out the intricacies, we developed a separate host app for the local people who want to host people at their residences over dinners and lunches. The host app enables the local person to describe their event, mention the timings, the event date, the minimum guest requirements, gender specifications of their guests, and their social interests. The app also allows the host to either enable all of his guests to instantly book a slot at their event, or go through a screening process after which the host can approve the booking of their guests.
A Guest App – The guest app allows the visitors to view the local events on an integrated map, gives them a wrap up of their viewed events and recommends dining experiences to them based on their previous searches and interests. Apart from this, the app enables the travelers to view the details of the events that the host entered and check their ratings and reviews to decide the one that’s best for them.
Food Take Aways – Our application also allows travelers to take away wrapped and packed food to their places when they don’t want to socialize. This functionality eliminates the necessity for a traveler to be social when they only want to enjoy locally prepared cuisines in the comfort of their homes.

Our developers worked on the following technologies to develop and design the website and the apps for our overseas customer-

iOS app development with Objective C in iOS SDK, and Xcode.
Android app development with Java for the native development using the Android SDK.
Website development with PHP CodeIgnitor for CMS, NodeJS, and Socket.IO.

CDN Solutions Group has the capacity, the capabilities, and the proficiency in handling new technologies and trends adeptly.

Your Ultimate Guide To Decentralized Blockchain Application Development

Wednesday, March 21st, 2018

Blockchain Rises To Power

Blockchain has been promoted from an esoteric hushed technology name to a mainstream technology used in applications and solutions for financial institutions, multi-national corporations, governments, and other industries. With this rapid turn of events, a major chunk of which took place in 2017, this year seems to be the determining and ripening year for the technology.

Bitcoin was the first decentralized currency to gain global attention, and the technology behind it, Blockchain, was first viewed as a decentralized ledger technology that could be used only in the financial services domain. As time went by, Blockchain gained momentum and businesses in all other industries started searching for ways to implement it in their sector.

With this, there is a rising demand for decentralized blockchain application development companies to innovate and experiment in the ways the technology can be leveraged across industries.

A Decentralized Application? What Could That Be?

Decentralized Applications or DApps can be characterized by the following features-

Open-Source – The application’s source code is freely available to all.
Decentralized – The underlying database of these applications is similar to Blockchain, that is, a cryptographic technology.
Incentive – The application has cryptocurrencies and tokens, either of its own or the currently available ones that fuel its operations.
Always available – Since these applications are decentralized, they are not owned by anyone. Furthermore, these applications cannot be shut down by anyone.

When these features, and all of them, are a part of any application, the app can rightly be called a DApp.

Is Decentralized Different From Distributed?

When we talk about Distributed apps, these are the software solutions that have their computation spread across a number of nodes. However, decentralized points to the absence of a central authority in a software solution. This means that no node, in particular, tells the other one what or what not to do.

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In such a case, if one of the nodes fail, the system experiences no failure overall. Bitcoin is a system that is distributed as well as decentralized. It is distributed because of the Blockchain technology that is present on multiple nodes worldwide, and it is decentralized as there is no single authority that governs the system.

Diving Into Decentralized Blockchain App Development

Before we jump into the nitty-gritty of decentralized apps, take note that Blockchain is simply a type of database that is decentralized, massive, and secure. And, while the Blockchain enthusiasts have grown in number, there is a lack of expert decentralized app developers, and there is room for everyone.

There are three approaches to develop decentralized apps.

1. Platform or Type I DApps – This software approach suits the first-timers- the developers who are trying their hands at DApps for the first time. This approach allows you to build a new Blockchain token system either from scratch or by forking the existing Blockchains. Bitcoin and Ethereum are the examples of Blockchain Type I DApps. When you have the ability to distinguish yourself in the Blockchain space, and you have a new direction for Blockchain development, this is your software approach of choice.

2. Software or Type II DApps – This is an approach where the pre-existing software platforms are leveraged, which can be Bitcoin, Hyperledger, or Ethereum. This approach to development is suitable when there is a solution that needs to be developed for a specific problem. Since the Blockchain platform you base your solution upon will handle the specifics, you need less technical knowledge to build a software DApp using Type II approach. However, with the benefits of the underlying Blockchain platform, you also get its limitations and bugs, which are quite a few in all Blockchain implementations.

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3. Specialized Software or Type III DApps – This is the approach for building a plug-in or a protocol that integrates seamlessly with other Blockchain protocols or apps. These apps are not built on top of a Blockchain but on top of a Blockchain service. When you care less about the Blockchain code and forking it, and you want to build a specialized software, this approach is the best for you. You get the features of the underlying Blockchain technology, and the characteristics of the community project you work on.

With an idea and an implementation in mind, you will be able to select your ideal DApp development approach readily.

Blockchain Development and Consultation Services From An Expert Blockchain Development Company

At CDN Software Solutions, we believe in experimentation and innovation. We are of the opinion that playing safe in the IT industry costs a lot. And, thus, we were among the first companies to jump into the Blockchain pool with our development services.

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Here’s a quick wrap of the Blockchain Development services we offer-

  • Proof of Concept Development Services for your Blockchain DApp idea. (POC Blockchain Development)
  • Private Blockchain Development services
  • Hyperledger development services
  • Blockchain Consulting to guide you on Blockchain implementation in your business.
  • Smart Contracts and E-Wallets development services
  • Cryptocurrency development services
  • Ethereum DApp development services
  • Blockchain Cloud-based Services
  • Blockchain QA and Testing services

Your one-stop shop for all Blockchain-based needs – CDN Software Solutions!

Listed Among Top Blockchain Development Companies 2018

Monday, March 19th, 2018

In recent years, blockchain technology has emerged that may significantly change the future of finance, money and more. Blockchain technology cannot only support the functions of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ripple and Ether, but the technology has the potential to revolutionize marketplaces and the way data is stored and transferred around the globe for generations to come.

CDN Solutions Group is a software development company established in 2000 and since inception we are crazy about exploring new technologies and adopt latest development trends. And nowadays Blockchain is in our hit list. We have initiated working on this technology by developing solutions by implementing functionalities such as better fraud prevention security, faster transmission confirmation and potential cost savings through efficiencies for industries like Financials, Healthcare and Technology and for other business industries.

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And we are proud to share that our smart work is being appreciated by Goodfirms.co , a top notch research based firm. Recently we have been listed by them among the top blockchain development companies 2018 for various countries such as UK, Australia, India, and United States.

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Our blockchain development services include POC Development, Private Blockchain Development, Smart Contract Development, Blockchain Consulting, Hyperledger Development, Supply Chain Development, and Cryptocurrency Development. We have also developed Decentralized blockchain apps (Dapps) for our clients.

So do you also have an idea that require blockchain experts? Contact us here to take your idea to next level.