How Jetstar moved to agile product development: APAC Insights

Many businesses aspire to adopt agile working practices, but the level of investment and reorganisation required to implement this cultural shift often proves to be an insurmountable obstacle.

To find out what is involved with successfully moving a company to agile software development I spoke to David Galovic, senior manager of digital products, technology and delivery at Jetstar.

How can APAC’s low cost airlines improve the flight search UX?

A survey conducted by Econsultancy way back in 2011 found that three quarters of travel research takes place online.

It’s likely that this number has increased since then, however many travel sites are still lagging behind when it comes to the online user experience.

In Europe budget airlines are finally waking up to the fact that passengers expect websites to offer a decent UX, with easyJet and Ryanair both taking steps to upgrade their desktop and mobile platforms.

But is the same true in APAC? To find out, I searched for flights with several low cost airlines, including AirAsia, TigerAir, Jetstar and Firefly.

Read to find out what I discovered, or for more on this topic read Econsultancy’s State of Ecommerce in South-East Asia Report.