Martin Drapeau

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How Amilia Builds Software

Posted on Jun 8, 2017 3:49:05 PM by Martin Drapeau

Building software takes time and effort. Especially when working on interfaces that need to be user-tested to get just right. Mockups and prototypes do help but nothing beats testing out the “final” product. At Amilia we make changes to the platform everyday. Developers call this continuous delivery. It’s the ability for live software to be updated in real time without affecting users. This allows us to fix bugs rapidly, but also to develop new features and BETA test them with no downtime.

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Amilia is a SaaS… what in the world does that mean?

Posted on Apr 9, 2015 3:47:00 PM by Martin Drapeau

Introduction to SaaS

“Software as a Service (SaaS) is a software distribution model in which applications are hosted by a service provider and made available to customers over the Internet.” - Wikipedia

Software as a service or SaaS isn’t a new concept. Way back in 1996, a young company called Hotmail revolutionized the tech world by replacing your email client with a Web page. You were able to write emails from any computer, anywhere in the world.

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