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Distributed development

Like it or not, it is a globalized world today and has been so for the software industry for at least two or three decades. Software creative professionals along with professionals of many other industries find themselves working with distributed cross functional teams. Rather than going into our shells, this situation can be a great opportunity to work with people from differing cultural, geographical, and professional backgrounds.

And while diversity is a gift and must be celebrated, it does bring along new challenges that cannot be swept under the carpet and need to be addressed. One does need to enforce certain practices that transcend cultural differences and make distributed software development practical and productive. ...

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