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Christmas Spirit in Full Swing at Fortech

Traditionally, December is a month for celebration at Fortech. The carolers from the Transylvania Autism Society and the Romanian Foundation for Children, the abundance of joy at the Kid’s party, the Charity Fair and the jazz beats from the Christmas party enveloped us in the Christmas spirit all month.

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Advanced Java Workshop at Fortech

Peter Lawrey, the well-known Java expert and owner of the popular “Vanilla Java” blog, held an advanced workshop for our Java developers. It was a great experience and an opportunity for our colleagues to stay up to date with the latest development in their area of expertise, thus improving their professional skills.

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The Pilot Program of the IT hiSchool Training Series in Hindsight

Our mission to support educational initiatives drives us to constantly propose ideas that add value to our community. This year, we launched a pilot program designed to give high school students the opportunity to practice what they learn in school in a real work environment. The first edition was a great success.

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BrainTrust, a Novel Approach to Sharing Software Development Expertise

BrainTrust is an initiative proposed and implemented by some of our colleagues. It facilitates knowledge sharing throughout the company, in the form of periodic sessions held at Fortech. The subjects cover general challenges of software engineers in diverse areas of expertise, so everybody is welcome to join.

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Electric Castle, an Electric Experience

Electric Castle, a music festival held at a Transylvanian castle is one of our favorite yearly events. It makes our hearts sync in the tune of excellent music. This year, many of our colleagues went all-in into the festival experience. Plunge into the enchanting atmosphere by reading the insights of our colleague Alina.

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On Java 8 Collection Processing, a Today Software Magazine Article

Ovidiu, a software engineer from Fortech, made an objective overview of Java 8 in the article he published in the 24th issue of the Today Software Magazine. Discover, by reading his impressions, what is new in Java 8 and why the process of managing parallel pools of data is still complex and risky.

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Perspectives of the Romanian IT – Today Software Magazine article

Making the high-volume business of software outsourcing profitable requires the use of special tools. Work processes and standards can make the difference between success and failure. Discover more perspectives by reading this summary of an article published by one of our colleagues in TSM.

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Impressions from the Techsylvania Hackathon

A delegation of 10 colleagues from Fortech attended this year’s edition of Techsylvania Hackathon. The much-awaited event brought together an intense coding weekend focused on product development and solutions that could improve our lives. Coffee, coke, code. Repeat. Project done.

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Cycling in the Clouds on Transalpina

If I were to describe Transalpina I would say it is a magical landscape where you can feel and touch the beauty of the world, be in tune with nature and look back with nostalgia on Romania’s great history. Transalpina is the highest altitude road in Romania, one of the most breathtaking in the world.

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Romanian Software Developers Hailed Worldwide

Romanian software developers are amongst the most sought-after in the world by companies in need of programmers who master the code and have strong linguistic and business understanding capabilities. Discover here a few aspects that make Romanian software developers so valuable.

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SciFi Movies Turned Real: 10 Emerging Technologies

The Global Agenda Council on Emerging Technologies recently published an article covering in detail the 10 technological breakthroughs that could reshape the future. From body-adapted wearable electronics, to screenless display and RNA based therapeutics, this takes us to a SciFi real-life scenario.

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Outsourcing Guide Romania Sponsorship

Fortech supported the German Outsourcing Association’s initiative to publish the Outsourcing Guide Romania. A comprehensive material aimed at helping decision-makers know what to expect from Romanian IT services providers, this is a relevant lecture for anyone interested in outsourcing to Romania.

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