Sphere Partners is a Certified Great Place to Work™

Sphere Partners is a Certified Great Place to Work™

Sphere Partners is proud to be considered a Great Place to Work® in 2021. This award has been given to us based on what our employees have said about their experience of working at Sphere Partners. On the GPTW survey, 100% of our employees said when you join the company, you are made to feel

July 20, 2021
Design Features in Augmented Reality (AR)

Design Features in Augmented Reality (AR)

My name is Nick Popov and I’m a Lead UI/UX Designer. Here, I am going to talk about what’s going on currently in the augmented reality (AR) industry, where it all started and why it’s not yet where we’d like it to be. What is AR? We are entering a new era of

July 15, 2021
How to Hire the Top 1% of IT Talent Python Developers

How to Hire the Top 1% of IT Talent Python Developers

Many organizations choose Python for their programming language because it’s versatile and can address an organization’s challenges in the long-term. It’s suitable for developing everything from desktop to web apps, artificial intelligence apps, and data-driven, scientific apps. Developers that work in Python love it for a few reasons: Highly readable – dynamically typed and necessary

June 25, 2021
The Changing Role of Augmented Reality in the Enterprise

The Changing Role of Augmented Reality in the Enterprise

Augmented reality is a term that refers to any interactive experience that a person can have with a real-life environment. In this experience, objects in the real world are changed or enhanced via computer-generated information specifically intended for an altered perception. Augmented reality isn’t limited to just vision; it can work for different senses and

June 18, 2021
How to Build SSO solution on top of Amazon Cognito

How to Build SSO solution on top of Amazon Cognito

My name is Sergey Kovalev and I’m a language agnostic engineer with 15+ years of production experience in different domains. I’ve worked with startups, small, medium, big and enterprise companies and have had various roles.  What is SSO and why is it important? SSO (single sign-on) in the enterprise refers to the ability

June 8, 2021
Websites vs Progressive Web Apps vs Native – What’s the Difference?

Websites vs Progressive Web Apps vs Native – What’s the Difference?

In the age of smartphones and the internet, every ecommerce business needs to have a strong mobile and online presence not only to attract customers, but to retain existing ones. There are many ways in which this can be done, such as websites, progressive web apps (PWA), and native apps.  The superior option depends on

May 31, 2021
Micro Frontends: Module Federation Approach

Micro Frontends: Module Federation Approach

In this article, our Full-Stack Software Developer, Evgenii Gordeev, takes us through a short journey through the history of micro frontends, followed by a use case of building a modern composite frontend based on the Webpack Module Federation. 

May 27, 2021
Modern Backend: The Universal Pipeline

Modern Backend: The Universal Pipeline

My name is Vladimir Kalinkin and I’m a Multi-Stack Software Developer at Sphere Partners. In this article, I’m going to describe an innovative approach to building modern backend applications using the best practices of software design. Excluding non-popular frameworks and technologies, the last 15 years was an era of MVC. It doesn't matter

April 29, 2021