Hiren is VP of Technology at Simform with an extensive experience in helping enterprises and startups streamline their business performance through data-driven innovation.

What Are Design Systems And How They Help Building Frontend Architectures

Last Updated August 23, 2021
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Companies struggle to deliver a consistent user experience across the frontend as they scale. Design systems have turned out to be a boon for such teams as they lend coherency to user experiences across frontends. In this article, you'll learn about the variations of design systems employed by organizations worldwide and their specific characteristics.

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Ending Monorepo Vs Polyrepo Debate

Last Updated August 13, 2021
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Monorepo vs polyrepo is increasingly becoming an ongoing debate among frontend teams. In this article, we take you through the pros and cons of both these approaches. You'll get to know about the use cases suitable for each of these approaches and have a better idea as to which one you should employ.

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How Paypal, Walmart, and Farfetch Leveraged Component Reusability to Scale Frontend

Last Updated September 01, 2021
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Component reusability is one of the common buzzwords in application development, which decides the extent to which a component can be reused within an environment. For starters, it eliminates code duplication, helps maintain consistent structure across different frontends, improves application development efficiency, and makes code testing better.

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Building a Scalable and Maintainable Front-End with Component-Based Architecture

Last Updated September 01, 2021
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In 2013, Facebook introduced ReactJs and changed the way developers built front-end applications. With its Component-Based Architecture (CBA), developers could divide the application features into smaller pieces and then encapsulate them to form autonomous and independent systems. Over time, using Component-Based Architecture for designing and developing the front-end applications became best practice as development teams realized its benefits.

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Composing UI to scale – How Dazn, Vonage, and SmallCase do it.

Last Updated August 31, 2021
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Micro frontend architecture presents an efficient way to scale frontend. However, frontend teams often find themselves confused as to which micro frontend composition technique to employ. In this article, we assess all three composition techniques taking examples of companies using them. Keep reading to find out which strategy is most suitable for your organization.

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How to Align Your Front-End Team Structure with Architecture

Last Updated September 01, 2021
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Scaling up from a startup is a major transition for any organization. It is no secret that a company's engineering culture plays a crucial role in achieving the required scale. Companies generally follow various models/methodologies under the software development life cycle (SDLC) to modify the development culture. However, developers can get clogged in dependencies and tedious discussions with other departments without the practice of responsibility and ownership.

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Technical Debt At Frontend: How to Identify and Mitigate it

Last Updated September 09, 2021
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Technical debt slow development life cycles and even brings some of them to a screeching halt. And while CTOs and project managers devote enough attention to technical debt at the backend, nothing much has been done about the frontend. In this article, we'll understand all the nuances of technical debt at the frontend and learn ways to minimize it.

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Angular vs Vue: Which Framework to Choose in 2021?

Last Updated September 09, 2021
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Starting from jQuery, a Javascript library released in 2006 for building interactive web apps, Javascript frameworks have evolved very quickly over the past few years. And ever since, there has been a trend for developing organized frontend frameworks. This evolution made it possible to meet the concept of Single-Page Applications (SPA) - web apps that dynamically rewrite the web pages without loading entire new pages.

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Top Frontend Trends Organizations are Embracing in 2021

Last Updated August 27, 2021
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New frontend trends do not pop out of the blue in the software world. The trends become popular when either a prominent organization has adopted it, or there have been promising and evidential incentives to embrace the trend. Given that it is imperative to keep a tab on the changing requirements, let us dive into some of the top frontend trends organizations are embracing in 2021.

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