How Insurance Companies Can Improve Customer Engagement in 2024

At Saratoga Software, we recognise that financial institutions face the dual challenge of meeting increasing customer expectations for digital engagement while managing the complexities of modern finance. In this digital era, customer engagement is no longer just a part of the service but a critical differentiator in a crowded market. Our approach with software...

An Example of Moving a Legacy Service from AWS EC2 to Lambda

By Lance Kuttner - Senior Consultant and Team Lead. Serverless cloud technology is offered by all of the major cloud providers and enables developers to build and run applications without having to manage any servers, databases, or other infrastructure. It offers a number of advantages over traditional Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) cloud computing services,...

Top Software Company South Africa: Sustained Solutions with Saratoga

Cape Town: The Beating Heart of South Africa's Tech Revolution

Nestled at the foot of the iconic Table Mountain, Cape Town is more than just a scenic marvel—it's the pulsating heart of South Africa's tech and IT industry. This vibrant city, with its rich blend of culture and innovation, has emerged as the nation's...

Conrad Owens, Senior Business Consultant

Conrad considers himself a digital consumer, and is deeply interested in the way humans engage with software and technology. “Trying to solve all the barriers to a smooth experience is what really gets me up in the morning”. In his role as a Senior Business Consultant at Saratoga, Conrad certainly puts his love for problem solving...

Supporting a culture of continuous learning through training

Following our article, ‘The value of leadership training for professionals’, where we share a short overview of the leadership training our Saratogans complete – we take a closer look at the experiences and lessons learnt by our staff from the 2022 Leader Within programme. Beyond the valuable programme material and leadership theory...

The value of leadership training for professionals

Annually, Saratoga identifies a number of our staff to attend a training programme that shares with them the skills and knowledge needed to develop their leadership skills. The Leader Within training spans across 5 months, and has been presented to Saratogans in partnership with experienced facilitators from the T Room for...

Insights into a software testing career

By Shinaaz Osman, Senior Quality Assurance Consultant My role as a Software Testing consultant is to evaluate if the system we’re testing meets the quality standards and all major project requirements to ensure the successful delivery of the solution. Testing is one of the most critical processes of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC). It helps companies to...

Common misconceptions about software testing

By Shinaaz Osman, Senior Quality Assurance Consultant While software testing is an important part of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC), and a competency we believe needs to form part of solution delivery from the start of a project, there remains common misconceptions about the role, skills and importance of software testing. Shinaaz Osman, Senior Quality Assurance Consultant...

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