• Four Reasons Why You Should Be Using Figma

    Tom Wills

    17-09-20

    In late March, I was sent a batch of design files ending in .fig — the file extension for Figma. As a graphic designer turned brand creative manager who was wedded to Adobe Creative Suite, I was scratching my head as to what do with these files. I was also a bit perturbed that someone would send me such odd file formats. I mean, isn’t there some sort of digital decorum we must all abide by when sharing files?
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  • Five Ways to Drag Your Business Along the Digital Transformation Journey

    Ricky Mutsaers

    17-09-20

    We recently hosted a webinar where one of our discovery gurus, Damien, talked about recent work we did with a utilities company, and how important being agile and transparent was in the face of a challenging innovation impasse.
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  • Rediscovering Codewars

    Rhys Evans

    11-09-20

    Back in late 2017, a handful of Kiandra developers decided to try codewars.com - a website that challenges you to complete coding exercises in a variety of languages. We dug into it and had some fun, but as time went on, I ended up putting it to the side as something that I’d often think about, but never make the time for. 
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  • Introducing Kiandra Buzz: Our New Bite-sized Tech Podcast

    Ricky Mutsaers

    25-08-20

    The people that work in tech are a passionate and unique bunch. There’s tall ones, short ones, loud ones and quiet ones. And for over 25 years, Kiandra has worked with some of the most intelligent and unique people in the software industry. So, what better way to share and celebrate our passion for tech, than to chat about it with some of our favourite people?
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  • Kiandra Launches World’s First Team Polling App on Microsoft AppSource

    Naz Taylor

    21-08-20

    Microsoft Gold Partner Kiandra is proud to announce the arrival of TeamJoy, the world’s first team polling app for remote teams.  
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  • 10 Signs Your Software Project Is at Risk That You Won’t See on a Status Report

    Cassie Wallace

    21-07-20

    Here at Kiandra, we’re fighting the fake news. Not that kind of fake news, the fake news that a project is on track and everything is awesome.
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  • When Is It OK to Sacrifice QA?

    Tony Lotay

    10-07-20

    Quality assurance (QA) isn’t just a step in the process — it’s a mindset. Great development has a commitment to quality through every stage of the software development lifecycle. But, there are times when we need to compromise and find the balance between time, budget and quality. So, it raises an important question: when is it ok to sacrifice quality? 
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  • What To Consider When Choosing A Software Development Partner

    Cassie and Matt

    09-07-20

    Selecting a development partner can be a minefield. Each quote will be different, each partner will approach your project uniquely, and each one will have different credentials. It can become a time consuming and challenging task — so how do you know you’re comparing apples with apples?
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  • Looking Back to Go Forward. Reviewing Our CMS Predictions From 2017

    Rhys Evans

    01-07-20

    In late 2016, our very own Kane Barton published a blog that made some predictions about the future of CMS in 2017. The CMS space has continued to evolve since we last covered the topic, due to a variety of factors, both internal and external. Those factors have contributed to various CMS offerings developing in similar and differing directions here and there.
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  • Has Zoom Just Been the ‘Solitaire’ for Remote Working?

    Damien Rundell

    19-06-20

    Lockdown. With very little warning we were all thrown straight into it. Some of us knew it would change the way we work, but for others, they didn’t have time to think about it let alone prepare. Some would be surprised to find that video conferencing has been around forever, with some industries comfortably reliant on the technology, while others never thought they’d need it.
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  • Life in Lockdown: How Successfully Did We Shift to Remote Working?

    Rhys Evans

    11-06-20

    As I write this, it is now (working) day sixty of our full team working from home in isolation, starting back in mid-March.
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  • Launching Our New Brand and Looking Back on 25 Years Experience

    Cam and Mart

    27-05-20

    Our rebranding journey has been both scary and exciting at the same time. Scary because we’re letting go of an identity we’ve loved (and struggled with at times) to venture into a new world.
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