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Shikhil’s Take on Building Vs Buying Tools | Digital Ocean TIDE

Updated on: June 2, 2020

Shikhil’s Take on Building Vs Buying Tools | Digital Ocean TIDE

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Shikhil Sharma, Founder & CEO, Astra Security Suite, was invited to the DO TIDE event as a speaker.

When asked to share his take on whether to “Build or Buy” (software) when running a startup.

Shikhil says, “Core of the solution is (sic) in-house, with a lot of dependency on open-source.” 

He also shares how as a Founder he shifted from obsessing over building everything in house to what he calls a “card-swiping company.”

A “card-swiping company”? What is that?

Watch this video and know for yourself 🙂

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Aakanchha is a technical writer and a cybersecurity enthusiast. She is an avid reader, researcher, and an active contributor to our blog and the cybersecurity genre in general. To date, she has written over 200 blogs for more than 60 domains on topics ranging from technical to promotional. When she is not writing or researching she revels in a game or two of CS: GO.
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