The truth is that off-the-shelf software may not answer the diverse requirements of your business. The advantage of having custom software is that it meets the specific needs of a business.
- Up-to-date technology – Taking into consideration how fast technological changes, software are bound to have several updates. With custom software, you get to decide when and how frequently you want to update the software.
- Scalabity – As a business grows so does its requirements. Off-the-shelf software may not be able to keep up with the growth of your business. With custom software, you get to work with a software developer that is able to maintain and make instant changes when needed.
- Protection against external threats – Software that is easily available in the market is an easy target for hackers. With custom software, you can convey to the developer any security concern you have so they could fix it.