AST Offshore Development Centre offers you Cost-Saving, Quality solution by holistic project development methodology with emphasis on sound project management. AST has a vision to provide world-class, on-demand products and services.
With a successful track record of delivering solution with a dedicated team of highly skilled professionals AST aims to be your long-term offshore partner for both your Custom Software Development Outsourcing and Outsourced Product Development (OPD).
Our Offshore Development Centre has a capacity and capability to deliver reliable, high-quality solutions for all components essential for an ideal offshore development providing programmers and developers via our Virtual Offshore Development Centre (VODC) services.
We offer high-end solutions to provide financial return, risk mitigation, strategic alignment, time-to-market impact and value creation. Developed and deployed using proven methodologies for web and software development, backed by project management, clear and comprehensive documentation, our Outsourcing models have allowed our offshore partners to prioritize their business better.
World-class Development Infrastructure
- Modular workstations with fast PCs on a high-speed switched network
- IBM-powered Linux and Windows servers for internal development
- Internet access and Library for research and learning
Established Project Management Methodologies
- Quality Management Systems
- Adherence to SDLC - Requirements, Prototype, Coding, Testing, Release
- Project Management software to plan, allocate tasks and monitor progress
- Good Documentation standards for source code, system manual and user manual
- Dedicated Testing and Quality assurance team
- Periodic progress reports to clients and clear escalation guidelines for handling of issues
Excellent Communication Facilities to Ensure Smooth Offshore Delivery
- VoIP and teleconference facilities
- Skype chat and 24 x 7 email and Internet access over high-speed broadband connections
Risk Management and Information Security Processes
- Well-laid out intellectual property practices
- User login-based access for data storage and retrieval of source files
- Access control, Firewall, anti-virus and periodic data backup systems
- UPS and Generator facility for Power backup
Progressive HR Practices that Support Our Team to Deliver Best-in-Class Results
- On-demand work-shift to give you the convenience of working in your time-zone
- Continual training & development programs and periodic performance appraisals
- Regular Management Review Meetings to ensure continual improvement
How Does ODC Benefit You?
- Cost saving
- Reduction in hiring, training and infrastructure costs
- Flexible and round-the-clock working hours including overlap for your time-zone
- Access to well-trained and highly skilled man power
- Ramp-up or Ramp-down offshore capacity based on business demand
- You can choose from any of the following software outsourcing models
- Our recommended value-for-money model - Virtual Offshore Development Centre (VODC)
- Time and materials model
- Fixed bid model
- Strategic Alliance/ Joint Venture model