Free Software, Open Source, Freeware, Shareware: What's the Difference?

Posted by Alex Misevski on August 31, 2017

Terms such as free software, open source, freeware, and shareware are commonly used in mobile app development. As much as most of these terms may sound the same, they refer to very different things. This article will address the main differences between the terms so you can make the best choice for your own apps.

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Topics: cPaaS, app development, mobile apps

Start Building to Communicate Better Using Zang APIs and CPaaS

Posted by Alex Mackie on August 18, 2017

As you are probably aware, many consumers these days prefer not to get on the phone with a business, and email open rates typically hover around just 30%. When a business lacks the ability to communicate efficiently with their consumers, it can turn into disgruntled customers and poor online reviews that can severely impact the bottom line. That’s why businesses are turning to Zang.

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Topics: cPaaS, app development, customer happiness

Real Men Want A Text Messaging App—Just Take it From ManCrates

Posted by Alex Misevski on July 28, 2017

Listen up, gentlemen: it’s time to have a man-to-man about texting. No, we’re not going to ask why you still haven’t replied to your mother’s message from last Tuesday. And we’re not here to lobby you to send your significant other SMS sonnets in the middle of the afternoon.

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Topics: Use Cases, cPaaS, Zang Cloud

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Zang with 2017 New Product Innovation Award

Posted by Alex Misevski on July 26, 2017

Though Zang only appeared on the communications market as an Avaya company in 2016, the company has already made great strides in redefining the industry as an innovation leader dedicated to helping companies create better customer experiences. Now, just one year later, Frost & Sullivan has recognized Zang as a New Product Innovation Leader in the North American cloud-based communications market.

 

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Topics: cPaaS, awards, disruptive tech

The Three Biggest Challenges to Your Application Development Project

Posted by Alex Misevski on July 17, 2017

When it comes to developing and deploying new applications, timing is everything. Your team has to fire on all cylinders to ensure that projects launch in conjunction with marketing pushes, product launches and other organizational initiatives to achieve optimal results. And in today’s complex and competitive market, it isn’t enough to simply hit your deadlines. You’ve got to hit them faster than the competition, and you’ve got to make sure that it’s done right the first time.

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Topics: cPaaS, app development, collaboration