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Complete Guide for Developing a Mobile Wallet App

Mobile wallet app makes it convenient and easy to pay bills or transact by just using mobile devices. Mobile wallet apps are quickly gaining approval momentum according to a survey conducted in the USA for three consecutive years. In 2015 we found out that 39% of the respondents made payments through mobile phones. In the year 2016, 32% of the respondents used mobile wallets to make online payments, while 78% of consumers were conversant with them. Lastly, in the year 2017, there was a 63% increase in digital payments for e-commerce stores where buyers highly preferred mobile wallet apps. According

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Kubernetes vs Docker: How to Choose

“Kubernetes vs Docker” is a well-known phrase these days as Kubernetes is gaining popularity as a container orchestration solution. However, “Kubernetes vs Docker” is an ambiguous phrase because when we break them – these two don’t mean what actually people think of them. Docker and Kubernetes are not direct competitors. And Docker is a platform used for containerization, while Kubernetes is used for container platforms like Docker as container orchestration. Let’s take a look at some of the crucial facts and points of Kubernetes and Docker: Rise of Containerization and Docker Without knowing containers, we can’t discuss much about Docker.

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The Mobile App Testing Automation Strategies and Tools that Scalex Follows

Mobile application testing is an intricate process that involves right selection of automated tools, devices, frameworks, and simulators to meet user’s expectations. In today’s technological world, mobile phone is not just a tool for communication anymore, but it has completely transformed into a multi-functional device. Being a device that comes with various platforms, technologies, networks, browsers, and operating systems, it comes with a lot of mobile applications too that has converted the world into a smaller place with quicker provisioning of products and services with better networking. But it has put the developers and testers task under strain. Digital transformation

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Your ready-made plan of action to develop a Chatbot from scratch

Chatbots have gained increasing popularity in the market, especially to transform the marketing strategies of businesses. They enhance customer experience, and most businesses prefer a chatbot to magnify customer satisfaction and increase their benefits. Chatbots are influencing and redesigning how businesses function. Most business owners, especially big organizations are investing in chatbots considerably to improve their customer interactions and quality of services and redesigning of the overall structure of the operation.  What are chatbots, and what do they do?  Chatbots are artificial intelligence systems or interfaces that we interact over chats through our mobiles and computers. It is an AI-enabled

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Features you can’t afford missing in your food delivery restaurant app

Everyone has to eat. People love to explore different mouth-watering, flavorful food options regularly while sitting in their comfort zone. The food delivery app plays a vital role in offering them a variety of delicious options from their favorite restaurants.  In the present scenario, when you own a restaurant, reaching out to the customers outside the proximity is always a win-win case. For consumers, getting a range of options is the key – whereas, getting noticed is the priority for restaurant owners considering the highly competitive landscape.   When we look at the data, food delivery apps generated a revenue of

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Build and Enhance Cloud applications with AWS Well-Architected Frameworks

Cloud applications are a software program where local and cloud-based components cooperate to satisfy a specific necessity. This model totally depends upon remote servers for dealing with the logic that is retrieved through an internet browser with a predictable web association. Generally, cloud and data processing are overseen over the cloud through an API (application program interface) dissimilar to the user’s viewpoint of considering cloud applications carries on like an ordinary site. Here are a few reasons that will help you understand why Cloud applications are popular- Cloud applications are getting more importance day by day. The reason behind it

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Cloud-Native Application Development for AWS – Imbibing microservices approach through container-based and Serverless architecture

Introduction to Microservices: Microservices are certainly a revolution that has taken the industry to the next generation with its matchless performance and productivity. It essentially bifurcates a complex problem into structured counterparts in the form of a collection of services. Advantage of Microservices: The complex scenario, when decomposed into smaller sections, adds up a considerable level of testability, maintainability, organized layout that can be deployed easily independently with ease. Deployment option: Serverless v/s Containers:  Serverless and Containers have been acknowledged to deliver significant benefits and are regarded to be trendsetters among the development technologies. Individually, each of them offers a

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Starting Out With Cross-Platform App Development in 2019? Here’s Everything You Need to Know!

For a very long time, developing apps for different platforms was quite a task. The apps had to be developed natively for each platform which was costly—both in terms of the capital invested as well as the time it took to develop those apps. Now, however, we have an array of different tools which can help us build apps for different platforms without having to develop them all over again as and when you switch platforms. This helps you save a lot of time and resources. So if you’re just starting out with cross-platform app development, congratulations! Because you’re starting

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Serverless Architecture: Decoded

The term “Serverless Architecture” refers to a set up where businesses develop and run applications without the need of dealing with the underlying infrastructure. So, what does serverless mean to an end-user? It means there are no servers to provision or manage; it scales up as per increase in usage and scales down as usage decreases. Also, the end-user has to pay only for the time that the code is being executed. It has built-in high availability, fault tolerance and auto-scalability. So, the provisioning, maintenance, and scaling of the infrastructure are fully managed by the service provider. Monolithic vs. Microservices vs.

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Challenge

  • Web Application REAM migration from Rackspace physical servers to Cloud
  • Define cost effective cloud solution
  • Set up cloud Infra as hosting solution for various environments – Dev, QA, Stage, Prod

Solution

  • AWS became the solution to remove WVI’s predicament
  • Scalex designed environment specific, cost effective/optimized solution
  • Scalable, Fault Tolerant & highly available Web & Data server 
  • Active-active Elastic Load Balancing

Benefits

  • Rendered REAM application as future-proof
  • Single overloaded server converted to cost effective auto scaled group of servers  to handle load during peak hours
  • Enhanced security of Data & Web servers with VPC & HTTPS support

World Vision International

Country: World Vision International

Country: United States

Website: www.wvi.org

About Customer:

For nearly 70 years, World Vision has been committed to protecting and caring for children and those in need. World Vision International is an Evangelical Christian humanitarian aid, development, and advocacy organization.

Challenge

  • Scale business and operational efficiency by automating the business process management activities.
  • Integrate the silo applications with the help of cutting-edge digital technologies of Cloud, Mobility and Analytics.

Solution

  • Delivered a holistic, scalable and cost effective solution on AWS.
  • Created an “always available” environment.
  • Real-time error monitoring and notifications. Integration with payment gateways for credit, debitand ACH.

Benefits

  • Cloud centric approach (including Serverless application).
  • Connecting the Loan origination system and customer servicing system, thus zeroed down the manual effort through automation.
  • Reduced huge operational expenditure(opex).

Universal Financial Company

Country: Universal Financial Company

Industry: Auto finance

Country: United States

Website: http://www.universalfinancialcompany.com/

About Customer:

Universal Financial Company provides simple, affordable, no-hassle financial services to dealers and their customers.

Challenge

  • Increase happiness and engagement of the employees towards work
  • Make employees more self-aware about their emotions
  • Provide rich analytics to the company

Solution

  • Delivered a cloud native cross platform application which monitors employees’ psychological states and traits by the use of polls / surveys
  • A web dashboard providing rich analytics, employer / manager engagement, etc

Benefits

  • Engaged, happy and productive employees
  • Financial value creation by increased productivity
  • Analytics to optimise performance and retain talent

HappyWorks

Country: Joynaut

Industry: Health, Wellness and Wellbeing

Country: India

Website: https://www.happyworks.io/

About Customer:

HappyWorks is a corporate wellness and wellbeing, integrated Smartphone and desktop app, which provides rich analytics for designing and executing targeted interventions, measuring RoI of interventions, and knowing the real-time pulse of the organisation.

Challenge

  • Disaster recovery strategy and solution for their existing SaaS offering (for Cloud managed Wi-Fi), which was built upon multi tenant AWS infrastructure.
  • Strategy design and implementation which ensures complete workflows for Wi-Fi access, security and engagement, ensuring high reliability that is automated, scalable, secure and cost effective.

Solution

  • Perform and manage automated backup and recovery process.
  • Provided unified interface to trigger backup and recovery..
  • Provides centralized configurations.
  • Provided a solution to capture the detailed logs and key statistics like RPO (Recovery Point Objective) and RTO (Recovery Time Objective).

Benefits

  • Backup and recovery mechanism has been implemented as a part of integrated framework.
  • Mechanism comprising of unified CLI interface, centralized configuration metadata, consolidated logs and statistics, unified data store to track the end to end workflows and operations and checks to ensure the sanity.

CredenceOne

Country: CredenceOne

Industry: IT Consulting Services

Country: India

Website: https://www.credenceone.com/

About Customer:

CredenceOne is an IT Infrastructure strategy & consulting firm that brings a disciplined and realistic approach in transforming IT by using proven methodologies, frameworks, and best practices based on vast Industry experience in IT Infrastructure Management.