How is that to find a software house in Lahore that matches your needs?
During the evolution of an idea in your brain, the question that comes to your mind is who will be able to develop this idea into a reality. The answer is “It’s not simple”. And that’s true. Over the last few years, to find the best suitable software house in Lahore for your project is an experiment and there are several reasons for it. The most prominent ones are Cost and Professionalism.
To make yourself confident to make the right decision, your first thing should be a complete requirements elicitation of your idea in as good shape as possible. For example, flow chart, tables, sketches, references etc. This really helps no matter what software company in Lahore is, it will help them evaluating your project accurately.
Another important step is to limit your scope and try to divide the whole scope into shorter, smaller phases which can be planned, executed and tracked more easily.
A good score goes to the company which responds better. When you start your search, you search google, Bing for a software house in Lahore. When you contact them, there are major differences in response. Some respond quick, some in a day and some very late or never. The first two can be tried. You should clarify some quick things on phone before you actually plan to meet face to face. For example, Can they do such a project, do they think it can be achieved, is there any similar thing they have carried out in past etc.
Once you have selected few, meet them, and try to analyze their capability on the basis of team strength, years of experience, project manager’s capabilities who are willing to take care of your project, delivery model and pricing model they offer. After initial meetings almost every software company in Lahore is in position to figure out where you actually are and what you exactly need. A general process is to take the proposal from the company discussing the technical and financial aspects of the project.
After the proposal is received, you are in the position to decide what software house in Lahore you are going to patch up with. It is always a good idea to negotiate. The project costs depend on various factors. For example Scope, resources they are putting in, time estimate, quality and delivery management mechanism of the company. Usually the client tries to go for the lowest pricing, in Pakistan, it does not help always. Low pricing means low quality and lack of commitments.
It is your call to judge the best ones among them. The recommended ones are those, whose processes are defined and implemented in the past. For them, the cost justifies. When the team is finalized, grab some position where you can communicate with the team directly or with the responsible person. There is always a chance of things getting out of track if not monitored with vigilance.
In short, to hire a good team for your idea, you have to be more careful, prepared and responding than anyone else. Only then this can become a great venture.