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Internet of Things: Challenges

By Sebastian Pereira, Information Systems & Processes at Santex The Internet of Things, or IoT, is the inter-networking of physical devices, vehicles, buildings and other items embedded with electronics, software, sensors, actuators, and network connectivity which enable these objects to collect and exchange data. Wikipedia states that the first discussion around “a thing” that was interconnected […]

Go for Golf!

Juan Cruz Leyba tells us about some life lessons we can all learn from the sport. I started playing golf in 2009 because a friend recommended that I should try it. One time we were playing golf well past sunset, and he told me, “If you like it, you should start tomorrow and I promise […]

Things to keep in mind before adding a Software Dependency to your project

By Agustin Aliaga, Mobile Developer at Santex In my work experience, one basic thing I learned about software engineering is that you don’t need to “reinvent the wheel” every time you want to achieve some functionality. Open source projects have revolutionized the way we work in that we can reutilize existing software in addition to […]

Learning Happens at Any Age

By Marcos Lopez – Business Analyst at Santex Marcos Lopez spends some of his time outside of the office teaching Physics classes to adult students. Read more about his rewarding experience. For what reasons did you start teaching Physics classes to adults? Mainly because it is an experience that allows me to learn and grow. […]

Cultures Crossing Borders: Santex visit to Mexico

This past month, Juan Cruz Leyba (Front-end Developer), Victor Zapata (Java Developer), and Emilio Garcia (Java Developer) represented both the Lima and Cordoba offices with a trip to Guadalajara, Mexico, to meet with the Santex client Tacit Knowledge. The two weeks of face-to-face collaboration brought the teams together in order to kick off a new […]

THE LOVE FOR THE BOW AND ARROW

Hernan Senki, one of our Front-End Developers, began archery 1 year ago. One of his close friends was practicing it and invited him to a practice. After a while he was hooked. When did you start practicing archery? I started with Traditional Archery 1 year ago. (There are differents types of Archery depending on the […]

One day of Singularity University at The Tech Pub

This month at Santex, we had the pleasure of hosting Peter Wicher, Director of Strategic Relations at Singularity University. Over his extensive career, Peter has held executive positions in Silicon Valley in the industries of consumer electronics, semiconductors, education, and integrated systems. We asked our Director of Operations, Eduardo Coll, to tell us a bit […]