32 Storozhenka St. Lviv, 79018 Ukraine
15-B Leiptsyzka str. Kyiv, 01015 Ukraine
Ul. Lubicz, 23a Kraków, 31-503 Poland
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Dedicated development teams and R&D centers to help software companies innovate and implement digital transformations.
Full-cycle software product development services in a variety of technology stacks and business domains.
Full-cycle custom mobile development services for enterprise, consumer and game applications across all popular platforms.
OpenText Professional Services (StreamServe and OpenText ECM consulting) allow companies to increase business processes efficiency with OpenText based solutions.
Full-cycle game development using Unity and Unreal Engine and Art Production as-a-service.
Covering every aspect of an Art Production pipeline starting from idea concept to fully animated PBR-ready characters and environmental assets.
Reduce high downtime cost between releases and avoid lack of software testing effort during project peak loads.
Comprehensive 2nd and 3rd line product technical support for software companies across various segments.
Get access to the new value chain by implementing the digital transformation of your business.
Building and deploying secure, scalable and manageable solutions using a wide stack of BI technologies and tools.
N-iX VR studio delivers custom virtual reality solutions for various industries including gaming, education, real estate, hospitality and healthcare.
Complex blockchain expertise including blockchain application development, consulting and operation support.
Full cycle of Enterprise Mobile solutions development from architecture, to back-end and front-end development and quality control.
Creating complex analytics systems to support competitive intelligence with the help of modern methods of data collection, analysis and processing.
Creating custom-built systems, processing large volumes of data and transforming it into insight to solve business challenges and drive innovation.
Effective user interfaces for innovative software products with focus on your business needs.
Optimizing your delivery processes by managing production infrastructure and building an effective collaboration environment.
Design and implementation of reliable embedded software systems of any complexity for disrupting high-tech and IOT projects.
Developing robust architectures for high-load systems that can handle multiple data queries.
Full development lifecycle from specifications to design, licensing, migration to cloud infrastructure and ongoing maintenance and support.
OpenText StreamServe-based solutions to help organizations effectively manage business communications.
Industry-specific ECM solutions based on OpenText Enterprise Content Management (ECM) product suite.
Software engineering services and comprehensive solutions to meet the evolving needs of the modern finance.
Consumer friendly mobile and web applications, BSS/OSS software solutions, VoIP services and deep industry expertise.
Full cycle software product development services for leading players in high-tech to help businesses stay on the forefront of innovation.
Full-cycle development of innovative healthcare, biotech and life science software solutions.
Custom software development solutions for traditional insurance and InsurTech companies.
Custom software solutions for hospitality industry to manage growth, refine business operations and increase profitability.
Bringing to life educational projects of any scale and complexity including e-learning portals and web-based instructional management solutions.
Cutting-edge software solutions for publishing houses, ISVs, digital agencies, media firms and gaming companies.
Development of complex energy management software solutions from design, to implementation and testing.
Development of software solutions for Finance & Banking to help organizations innovate, benefit from technology and better target digital consumers.
Flexible and versatile IT solutions for global industrial manufacturing companies to accelerate business digitalization.
Scalable and secure outsourced solutions on Java for innovative software companies across a variety of industry sectors including hospitality and manufacturing.
We develop high-performance, elastic, reliable and responsive Scala applications that can be tailored to your requirements powering your business growth.
Extensive competencies in .NET development to provide high quality outsourcing solutions for our partners across varied domains.
Complex game development using Unity 3D technology with a primary focus on MMO RPG, city-builder strategies, sport genres and multiplayer games.
Helping software companies develop complex, large-scale products on Hybris platform to grow their business, lower operational costs and improve ROI.
With strong understanding of object oriented programming and broad experience in Python stack, we develop web apps, back-ends and more.
We use Ruby and Ruby on Rails to help companies develop web services and applications for a wide range of domains.
Developmet of native and cross-platform apps and system-level software on C/C++ across a variety of fields including manufacturing, finance and network security.
N-iX Game Development Studio offers full-cycle development of Unreal Engine-powered casual and mid-core games and interactive applications.
Development of complex PHP projects for software companies across Europe and North America.
Our Mobile Product Development creates native custom-built consumer facing or business process iOS applications for iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch.
Experts in Android development outsourcing, we create consumer and enterprise native apps from the initial idea to post-launch consulting.
Implementation Partner of Photon Engine, N-iX Game Development and VR Studio offers custom multiplayer game development.
Ukraine is one of the leading outsourcing destinations in Europe which constantly improves its positions in the IT market rivalry. Around 86% of IT workforce in Ukraine is concentrated in 5 biggest IT centers – Kyiv, Lviv, Kharkiv, Dnipro, and Odessa. Among them Lviv is not only known as a prominent cultural, historical and educational center featured on the UNESCO World Heritage List, but also as one of the major and fastest-growing IT hubs in Ukraine. The city has remarkable capacities to staff enterprise level projects and provide a wide range of services for reasonable prices.
According to IT Market Review in Ukraine 2016, Lviv is ranked the third biggest IT outsourcing center in Ukraine. It concentrates more than 15,000 specialists being one of the leading forces behind the country’s IT landscape development. In 2015, Lviv was distinguished as the most digitized city in Ukraine thanks to the successful implementation of e-Government and an active role of IT communities. In addition, over the past few years, the number of European and US companies cooperating with IT specialists from Lviv has increased dramatically. So let’s discover the key facts and reasons for setting up a software development center in Lviv.
One of the major goals of most companies that are looking for an outsourcing provider is to identify the location that will yield the maximum strategic benefits. They look for a software development center combining the best talents, cost structure and business environment at the minimum risk. In this respect, Lviv may offer ample opportunities to accomplish key business goals and provide access to a greater pool of talent. The city boasts more than 15,000 professionals which is 15% of Ukrainian IT resources in 192 IT companies. 88,4% of these software development companies work according to an outsourcing business model.
Moreover, the director of Lviv IT Cluster Stepan Veselovskiy forecasts that at the end of 2017 the number of IT specialists in Lviv will increase up to 20,000. Thanks to the powerful inflow of new IT professionals, the city experiences a rapid growth and development of its IT sphere. Lviv developers are delivering numerous options for responding to customers demands and providing innovative solutions. Thus cooperation with IT specialists from Lviv may not only save valuable time and costs but improve process efficiency and quality. As a result, companies main enhance their business operations and gain the competitive edge.
Source: Lviv IT market Research by Lviv IT Cluster
Lviv provides unlimited opportunities for those who are interested in developing their potential in IT sphere. For instance, more than 12,000 IT specialists are currently studying and approximately 4,106 of them graduate from educational establishments in Lviv every year. Around 10 technical colleges are located in the city including Technical College of Lviv Polytechnic National University, Information and Computing Technologies College as well as 7 higher technical educational establishments such as Lviv Ivan Franko National University, National University Lviv Polytechnic, etc.
Additionally, the city offers various specialized educational opportunities in IT where specialists may master trendy programming languages and upgrade their tech skills such as SoftServe IT Academy, CyberBionic Systematics, LITS, STEP Computer Academy, Computer Education & Training Centre LOGOS, MS in Technology Management (LvBS), Quality Assurance School SQA, etc. Moreover, such educational initiatives as IT Expert and IT Future improve education at Lviv universities and inspire students to connect their future with software development. In such way, Lviv developers have an opportunity to share their experience, inspire the new generations and take part in huge projects. Such projects have already influenced more than 5000 students in more than 60 schools and changed the educational system for developing IT environment.
Thanks to the Association Agreement with the EU and a variety of tech communities, Lviv hosts various large-scale IT events. One of the major and most anticipated events in Ukraine is Lviv IT Arena. This event gathered more than 2,500 tech lovers from Ukraine and the world in 2016. Among the speakers were top-notch specialists from such global companies as Facebook, IBM, Fitbit, Microsoft, Clever Cloud, Deloitte Digital HP, SAP, Epson, and Amazon. Another major event Lviv Outsourcing Forum 2016 attracted more than 230 owners and top managers of outsourcing companies from Ukraine, Europe, and North America. At this event, 43 respected speakers discussed various topics related to outsourcing and its management.
What’s more, the city has a variety of tech communities such as Google developers group, Testers.Lviv.UA, PM Community, and WISC. However, the leading one is Lviv IT Cluster which networks more than 50 leading IT companies. The community together with universities and local authorities unites more than 7000 IT professionals aimed at improving and developing IT in Lviv.
Along with the development of local communities, Lviv developers organize and attend different meetups (IT Talk Lviv, Angular Meetup, Lviv DevOps Meetup, etc.) and hackathons (BEST Hackathon, AngelHack Lviv, Garage Mobile Lviv). At such events, they have a chance to network with other specialists, share experience, learn about new trends and latest updates on the IT market and strike up new acquaintances with their peers.
Source: Lviv IT market Research by Lviv IT Cluster
Lviv is a city with a huge IT potential and ever-developing businesses environment. The Financial Times has named Lviv as one of the top ten cities of the future as well as one of the most attractive investment IT centers in Europe. According to Lviv IT Cluster Research, the industry development shows positive dynamics as the projected annual growth of IT sphere is 20% and the size of the IT market has tripled in five years. Many experts predict further improvement of Lviv business environment and the accelerated pace of IT development. For instance, 90% of IT-companies’ CEOs believe that Lviv is a favorable place for business and more than 83% of them plan to continue investing in it. Furthermore, a significant number of Ukrainian IT specialists are moving to Lviv from other cities. This contributes to the growth and development of the city’s IT sector as well.
Since the IT environment in Lviv is extremely important for local authorities, they launched numerous initiatives and projects to support the growth and development of the industry. One of key projects is the IT-House which aims to provide comfortable and affordable residential buildings for employees of local tech companies. Moreover, due to the active development of the cluster of IT and business services, the city council named IT sphere’s development one of its priorities. In this respect, Lviv City Council developed a Complex Development Strategy by 2025 for increasing the competitiveness of the local economy and providing sustainable income to the city’s IT sector in the short term.
All in all, the positive development dynamics and the continuous growth of IT sector in Lviv make it an attractive destination for setting up a software development center. A number of active communities and government initiatives stimulate the development of startups and companies as well as business environment overall. A large pool of skilled IT professionals, numerous educational opportunities, large-scale events and hackathons are some of driving forces behind the evolution of IT development center in Lviv. And even more is yet to come.
N-iX is an Eastern European provider of software development services with 500+ expert software engineers onboard that power innovative technology businesses. Since 2002 we have formed strategic partnerships with a variety of global industry leaders including OpenText, Novell, Lebara, Currency Cloud and over 50 other medium and large-scale businesses. With delivery centers in Ukraine and Poland, we deliver excellence in software engineering and deep expertise in a range of verticals including finance, healthcare, hospitality, telecom, energy and enterprise content management helping our clients to innovate and implement technology transformations.