The Power of Meditation

Gassan Quintar tells us about meditation and how it affects his life How did you start to take an interest in meditation? How long have you been practicing? Initially, I was interested in yoga, but I had never made the effort to start. Although it was not on my radar, the word ‘meditation’ appeared on […]

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 […]