Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, we have a dedicated team of 75+ RoR developers. We have experienced group of solution and technical architects, developers, UI/UX designers, business analysts, project managers, and testers for delivering technology-enabled services and solutions.

Indeed! Ruby on rails development is a great choice for the start-ups as they can scale their business effectively. The intuitive and simple coding feature for developing apps helps developers to build applications 30-45% faster as comparable to other technologies.

Of course. You can hire our RoR developer(s) to work during your time zone. Be it, EST, CST, MST, PST, AEST, GMT or any, our developers have proven prior experience working with our clients in their time zone.

RailsFactory practices Change Management prudently. During the development cycle if there is a Change raised by any stakeholders, we encourage them to detail the change. The development team will then perform an impact analysis and the effort for working on the change will be measured.The same will be shared with the client and upon approval, the change will be amended in the development.

We prefer to work on the latest stable versions of Ruby and Rails for a greenfield application. However, we would also gear-up ourselves for working on the previous versions if required.

We use SQL databases like MySQL, PostgreSQL. Depending on the client's requirements, we also develop projects using NOSQL databases like MongoDB.

We use industry specific tools such as CorePM, Jira, to effectively manage your project.

Yes, we can help you integrate payment gateways in many web and mobile applications. We have extensive expertise in using payment gateways for our clients.

Yes, we do develop web service API for Android and iOS application using ruby on rails.

From source code revision control to repository hosting and project management, we use various tools including GitHub, BitBucket to manage the development process.

We use the latest trusted Authentication tools available in the market such as ‘Devise Gem’ for Rails applications to authenticate every API request. Additionally, these tools encrypt sensitive data that parse via the APIs. We have been using such trusted tools for a long time.

We majorly use licenses that are approved by the Open Source Initiative (OSI). MIT license and GNU General Public License being the most commonly used by us.

Yes. Our team is aware of the concepts and the requirements in the payment card industry data security standards (PCI-DSS) and help your company comply with it.

We have been offering 13 years of business-centric tech expertise for RoR applications and website development. We maintain the versatile RoR expertise required to handle comprehensive delivery of large scale, multi-technology and multi-disciplinary projects.

The time for building an app is always proportionate to the level of complexity that the requirements bring. Therefore, we can be certain of the time only when we analyse the requirement in detail. To know a time duration for building your app, click here.

In a few cases, we may speed up. Sometimes, a project can get completed much faster by adding extra resources. While in some cases, we might be restricted by the project nature, technology and the security requirements. If you have a deadline to meet, you can contact us as soon as possible so we can do our bets in delivering your project on time.

RailsFactory manages the entire 100% of the technical work, including the development of your app and deploying the finished product. Plus, we also provide assistance in complete software maintenance services and support to our clients. We assign a project manager(s) to each of our clients who serves as the primary point of contact during the entire development process.

Yes, you will be assigned appropriate license rights for your code. Both the parties would review the code ownership terms before the project begins.

We use few open source languages such as HTML, CSS, Java on the frontend, and Ruby on Rails on the backend for our projects. We use the current versions and have also worked with the previous versions of ReactJS, ReactNative, Angular JS, Express JS, NodeJS, VueJS, and many more for building mobile applications as well as web applications.

Yes, we develop applications for Android and iOS. We follow an agile best practice approach to develop, deploy, and create native apps for both platforms. We use Swift and Xcode for iOS, Java and Android Studio for Android.

Yes. Almost every mobile app that we create requires web-based application to run in the backend to drive it.

We can integrate to your existing system if you have an API documentation. We have extensive experience in connecting various systems and online tools together.

Apart from our dedicated QA department of 50+ engineers doing their job, we insist our clients to test the app from time to time. Additionally, we provide a User Acceptance Test phase for the clients to test before moving the application to the production environment. This helps us to understand your thoughts and collect feedback from you.

Yes, RoR is a good choice to build your applications. Ruby on rails is known to speed up the development process, user-friendliness, effective development timeline, faster deployment and much more. Users can use ruby’s innumerable features including image resizing, pricing formulas to personalize product descriptions, generating PDFs and photo uploads and many more.