Agile working is ideal for teams working in multiple locations. Furthermore, Agile is now popular with many of our customers. However, although we’ve applied Agile techniques for several years, there’s always room for improvement. Scrums and Agile working is not so much about strictly following a particular methodology. Each client has their preferences, and we’ve therefore learned to refine our working method to suit each customer. Fortunately, this type of refinement is more or less built-in to Agile: the Sprint Retrospective. (more…)
The Bright Side Blog: Project News and Events
Browse through our blog! Get the latest news about activities, developments and projects on behalf of our customers, as well as updates about the BSL team and events.
Our blog pages reflect our passion for software development. Our skills. Our Agile approach. Our commitment to deliver on-time, and on-budget. We demonstrate our passion time after time, as our project portfolio shows. Our blog tells you what interests us, and our clients. How our engineers and designers work closely with clients - large and small - to deliver reliable, innovative custom solutions. Learn how we create responsive web sites, and great mobile apps for iOS and Android. Whatever the challenge, our passion for software can help you to achieve your business goals. So get in touch, and find out just how the Bright Side of Life can help with your next project.
We recently completed a web development for NBD Biblion, one of our oldest clients. NBD Biblion provides schools and libraries with a range of products, including LiteRom and Uittrekselbank. LiteRom contains an extensive collection of book reviews, as well as many articles about authors. Uittrekselbank subscribers can find thousands of extracts about each title, as well as detailed author profiles. NBD Biblion editors manage both of these services using a custom-made CMS. (more…)
There’s no escaping the impact of the Coronavirus. It’s changing all our lives, at home, and at work. The Dutch government has closed restaurants, sports clubs and schools. At least until 7 April. A few weeks ago, such drastic steps to contain the Coronavirus (COVID-19) seemed unimaginable. They’ve also advised people to try working from home, to reduce social contacts. BSL started making changes last week. Changes designed to protect clients and our team. We’re working from home as much as possible. (more…)
BSL has always looked for designer and developer candidates who have their own stories to tell. Rounded individuals who offer more than just IT skills. This because our work frequently begins with understanding the work carried out by our clients. We supply inventive teams that deliver usable, productive solutions – not just code. Offering designers and developers with wide cultural experiences, including interests outside of IT, greatly enhances this process. (more…)
2019 is a year where our long-term relationships with clients have kept us extremely busy. With both parties enjoying the benefits. A key factor is our team of experienced developers and designers. We provide highly skilled teams that complement our clients’ needs. As a result, we respond quickly to new demands. Designing, developing and delivering unique applications. This year we’ve worked on many new developments for existing clients. (more…)