The CXOs Guide to Accurately Estimate
the Cost of Building Custom Software

The eBook provides you with detailed insights on the cloud migration and ease the burden of getting started.

Every progressive organization aspires to have a successful digital transformation. And an essential step toward digitization is customized software that meets specific business expectations. Off-the-shelf software is designed for a broad range of customers and, as a result, is generally cheaper (considering only the initial price!).

As a result, the software industry sees a huge demand for various kinds of custom solutions like - content management systems (CMS), ERP and CRM systems, eCommerce apps, FinTech platforms, automation software, healthcare solutions, education portals, messaging apps, streaming apps, chatbot-based solutions, and more.

This eBook aims to provide a comprehensive take on factors affecting custom software development cost, insights on average price based on various factors, and popular engagement models

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"I've really got to give credit to the teams that are working with us, Simform is not only a backbone to our team, but a backbone to our business. We can better manage business because of Simform.

It has been great to collaborate with Simform to extend the skills we wanted. From test-driven development to being super agile helping us define and prioritize our requirements through proven practices while being focused and disciplined. Simform understood the nature of our business."

Lenny Perkins

VP of Engineering

Arcady Sosinov, 
CEO at FreeWire Technologies

What's inside the eBook

Assertive now? Start with building the vision first!

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Understand what to expect from each of the five stages of custom software development and know their role in estimating the cost.

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Extend your tech team with top talent. We oversee the execution and management of your software projects with our proven processes and tech mentorship.

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Software Testing

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Enterprise Application Development

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AI/ML Development

Application Development

Resource utilization

Choosing the right development approach

Selecting proper engagement model

Better scaling of organization

Managing the complexity of the project

Increased ROI

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Do NOT neglect non-technical factors!

Technical factors alone give only half a picture. 
Factors like geographic location, delivery deadline, the expertise of developers have a huge influence on increasing or reducing the cost. 

Here’s how you can reduce software development cost!

Custom software can be expensive as it is a cluster of innovative ideas and business logic. Find out industry verified tips to reduce software development costs.  

How do we estimate software development costs at Simform?

We at Simform have a standardized process to provide cost estimation for our clients. Learn how we impose practical constraints on costs and timelines and create realistic project budgets.

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This eBook is for every progressive organization that wants digital transformation with customized software but struggles to estimate the development cost.  Discover essential technical and non-technical factors that affect the price, the average cost of development based on those factors, engagement models, and more.