MVP in the Software Development

MVP in the Software Development

MVP is a product with a minimal set of essential functions. Creating MVP allow you to understand what will be attractive to your target audience so that you can add a handy functionality instead of throwing out a lot of extra features from a ready-made application for which you have spent a considerable amount of sum.…

The Tinifier Umbraco package is released

The Tinifier Umbraco package is released

We have released the free Umbraco back-office extension which helps to compress JPEG and PNG images. Tinifier reduces the size of PNG and JPEG images which, in turn, improve page load time and increases visitors loyalty. The package is based on TinyPNG API and uses inventive lossy compression methods to reduce the file size. The effect is nearly invisible for human eyes, but it gives an enormous difference in file size.…

The BVS App is released

The BVS App is released

The company "Nadezhda," engaged in wholesale and retail trade in petroleum products, launched a mobile application under a new brand - BVS. Since May, the app is available for download for smartphones running Android and iOS. Backend Devs successfully launched web dashboard and mobile API. Our partner Mobi Devs was responsible for native mobile apps development and customer communications.…

Backend Devs is named the Umbraco Partner

Backend Devs is named the Umbraco Partner

Umbraco CMS is an open source solution based on ASP.NET technology. It runs anything from small agency or brochure sites right through to complex applications for Fortune 500's. Umbraco team regularly produces new features and bug fixes to their product, but the main advantage of using CMS is that the community is always ready to help you, really friendly and helpful. We are happy to say that recently Backend Devs became a part of the Umbraco family.…

How to set up a multi-regional ASP.NET Core with Azure Traffic Manager

How to set up a multi-regional ASP.NET Core with Azure Traffic Manager

Hi, all! This post is a step-by-step tutorial on how to create an Azure Web App and deploy it over multiple regions. Our main task is to load the nearest copy of the Web App for a user. To accomplish it I create two Azure Web Apps and put them in different geo-distributed Azure Service Plans. Then I build CI (Continuous Integration) for each of my Web Apps using deployment options and public GitHub repository. I configure a custom domain and a traffic manager to get a single entry point for my application.…

MeetUp: StackOverflow approach

MeetUp: StackOverflow approach

The purpose of our MeetUp is to get acquainted with the structure of one of the most famous and visited websites on .Net - StackOverflow. We'll look at the overall architecture of the solution, as well as the libraries written by the StackExchange team for highly-loaded solutions.…

Meet up: Tuning ASP.NET Application Performance

Meet up: Tuning ASP.NET Application Performance

The main goal of our meeting is to speed up web application performance both on client and server sides. We describe most common Entity Framework mistakes that c# developers make. Talk about caching mechanisms, diagnose tools and HTTP/2 protocol advantages and perspectives. Also we consider bundling and minification, micro optimizations and how to deal with images.…

Welcome

Welcome

Backend Devs is one of the companies of SSA Group. We offer a wide range of services connected with data management, processing, analysis, etc. and mainly focuses on several types of activities, the main ones are back-office development, mobile API development, content based solutions and integration to existing platforms. In general, our company has a very extensive experience in the highly loaded solutions based on .NET stack for different areas of business.…