Member Profile: Kashif Javaid
Kashif Javaid has been working in the software industry since 1998.
Q: Why did you decide to work in the software industry? What is your background working in the software industry?
IT was the most growing industry of the world as well as in Pakistan when I joined it. I had a vision to grow in the new business field. My country was lacking behind in this business sector so my thought was to promote this industry in Pakistan.
Q: What work do you do/have you done in the software industry?
I am working as System Analyst and Project Manager in my organization. In the beginning of my carrier I started working in networks field and did MCSE in windows NT 4.0 Track Meanwhile I started doing Masters in Computer Science. As I finished my MCSE I started working in Databases and did OCP DBA track certification. finally I moved into the field of Databases and did a lot. I started a company named Solution Heights. My company is doing business in the following areas. 1) Software Development (ERP, Customized software Solution) 2) Web based Business Solutions 3) Network Infrastructure Development.
Q: What advice would you give to people/businesses getting started in the software industry?
As IT industry has grown too wast, I would recommend anybody joining this industry to specify a specific direction in this field and then dedicate himself to it to be successful in this business.
Q: What is/are some of the greatest challenges facing people/companies in the software industry today?
Availability of High End resources is the biggest challenge in this industry now a days.
Kashif [at] solutonheights.com
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