16 February 2017
One of the efficient ways to speed up the operations and reduce the product's time to the market is to implement Agile principles into the DevOps routine. Read more in our blog post.
1 February 2017
In 2016, Android OS became prioritized over iOS by mobile software developers. Though the margin is slim, this is a huge turning point. Read our blog post to get to know the opinion of Scand mobile developers on why this shift occurred.
19 January 2017
Scand Java Development team has relevant expertise in the development of e-commerce solutions, which could be easily integrated with ERP and CRM systems and allow third-party plug-ins implementation. Have a look at our recent case study describing the solution developed on Hybris.
12 January 2017
We developed a new website for one of our products, SkyHistory - a Skype chat history manager. Click here to visit, get to know more about the product and leave your feedback.
28 December 2016
We have released our new product - epuBear, a lightweight and easily customizable cross-platform SDK to facilitate the development of EPUB based apps. The new website gives an idea how epuBear SDK could be applied, lets you view code samples and download Demo apps.
23 December 2016
Scand is rushing to send our warmest HOLIDAY GREETINGS! We would like to take a moment and congratulate our partners and customers around the world!
20 December 2016
Scand is delighted to announce XMAS SALE of Outlook4Gmail - your Google and Outlook calendars and contacts syncing tool. From December 21st, 2016 till January 10th, 2017 we offer a discount of 30% for our software!
12 December 2016
The use Big Data technology brings new opportunities for many industrial fields. Have a look at our case study on Social Media Advertising Campaigns Analysis performed with the help of Big Data.
6 December 2016
Business nowadays faces a growing need in supplying employees with mobile enterprise applications which are significantly improving the overall productivity. Scand mobile development team suggests its solutions to facilitate the cooperation within the employees and speed up the working processes.
28 October 2016
NoSQL databases are very popular nowadays, and even in modern mobile development world in some cases they are the best option. Scand shares its expertise in working with Realm Data Base and the development of Realm Browser for Android.
19 October 2016
Mobile Backend as a Service provides fast and effective development process. Our mobile development team is happy to share some ideas about how we apply MBaaS approach using Backendless platform.
10 October 2016
We developed a new website for one of our products, Outlook4Gmail - contacts and calendars syncing tool. Here you can see the result and leave your feedback.
4 October 2016
If no documentation is left and the app's source code was accidentally lost, but the app owner asks you to rebuild the software and implement new functions into it. We are eager to share a fresh case study about working on the restoration of the app APK.
26 September 2016
Scand DevOps team sets up and manages cloud infrastructure as well as maintains its steady flawless work. We are happy to share the gained valuable expertise working on a support of a facility management app in our new case study.
20 September 2016
Our Java engineers are reaching new heights. This time it's not another project goal, it is a summit! Read about Scand's flag trip to Elbrus, one of the highest mountains in the world.
29 August 2016
Nowadays companies want to get full-package software services, i.e. not only lines of code but also the deployment, maintenance and support of their customized software using up-to-date technologies and cloud services. Scand DevOps team has more than a decade expertise and we are happy to share it.
26 August 2016
React and Redux are two powerful tools used to develop multifunction utility apps with noticeable visual component. See how we used them to develop high-efficient insurance software.
26 August 2016
Go is a programming language that is frequently used to develop latent, easy to deploy, fast modules for Slack, Redmine and other HelpDesk systems. Take a look how we applied this expertise to develop J-GroupDesk, a user management module.
16 August 2016
TouchZ is a simple, effective open source library designed for iOS developers and testers. It optimizes time and efforts spent to test mobile applications and helps app developers to get a better insight of how bugs occur. The library is available for free and under the GPL license.
7 July 2016
Scand is delighted to announce the launch of updated SkyHistory, a chat history manager for Skype that offers you a simple way of viewing, managing, searching and storing Skype conversations. SkyHistory v.2.0.0 comes up with such valuable features as built-in calendar, portable database option, Skype contacts categorization and ability to add important messages to bookmarks.
26 May 2016
We continue to launch software products for developers and are proud to announce new helpful .NET libraries - GSpread.NET and DbFS.NET. The libraries are free and open source, available under the GPL license.
2 May 2016
Meet Outlook4Gmail version 4.6.0 that includes improvements to the user interface, design and functionality! With this release you can synchronize contacts from multiple Outlook folders with a Google account and customize synchronization rules for any Google account or Outlook folder.
4 March 2016
The latest release of Outlook4Gmail version 4.5.0 is available for download! Implemented new design and multilingual User Interface (English, German and Russian), added a tool to fix contact's birthday date without year and more. Download updated plug-in here.
2 March 2016
JiraGear is a mobile application that was created for viewing and managing JIRA issues on the go. With JiraGear you can view JIRA issue from selected Activity Stream and work with it right from the application, configure notifications for new activities and more. The details are on the product page.
16 February 2016
Scand released Selfie King - a selfie contest app for Android! The application allows you to create real time selfie challenges, invite friends or other selfie lovers to challenge you. It is available for free on Google Play.
27 January 2016
We released a new project built on Salesforce and Apex. For more information about Lead Management Salesforce application visit the case study page.
29 December 2015
Just recently we released a free, open source encryption tool for Windows - WinGPG, that allows to encrypt/decrypt, sign and verify files on your PC. Our utility provides a simple and effective GUI, and we make it available under the GPL license.
2 December 2015
Outlook4Gmail version 4.4.2 released! Added synchronization of X.400 and X.500 e-mail formats of Microsoft Exchange Server contacts, Google Groups and Outlook Categories fix, etc. Find out release notes here.
12 November 2015
.NET FontManager is a small handy library for .NET and ASP.NET. It was created by our team to help developers operate with various font formats. Best of all, it's free and open source, available under the GPL license.
21 October 2015
We are pleased to announce the release of Realm Browser for Android - a small library designed for viewing and editing Realm database files on Android devices.
18 September 2015
Scand development team is pleased to announce the release of a library for support of SVG format on Android - SVG Kit for Android! It is significantly faster than other solutions, and we make it available under GPL license. Visit our product page for more details.
17 September 2015
We released SVG Kit v.2.1 for Adobe Creative Suite! Added support of Adobe Creative Suite components for CC 2015, CC 2014 and CC, support of Adobe Photoshop Elements 13, 12, 11 and more. Free trial version is available for download.
15 September 2015
The updated Smart Feed Reader 2.2 for Android is available on Google Play. Now you are able to download and cache the whole article for later reading in offline mode. Enjoy enhanced performance of the application!
9 September 2015
Implementing a rich experience in custom software development Scand team is proud to announce the range of mobile applications and libraries. Just recently we developed a simple and handy application - Mobile E-mail Organizer that helps to organize and filter e-mails on mobile devices.
20 August 2015
We are constantly increasing our experience in the area of enterprise software built on Salesforce and Apex. Recently we developed several Salesforce applications, one of them is a customized cloud CRM system. Learn more about this project here.
14 May 2015
The updated Outlook4Gmail v.4.4.0 released! Added support of recurrent event's exceptions, added synchronization of "Visibility" field for Calendar events, ability to generate "File As" fields for Contacts in Outlook and more.
12 January 2015
Scand development team released a new project - Supplier/Procurement management system. You can see some of our project highlights here.
29 October 2014
Discover details about our augmented reality application Vision_AR implementing a cutting-edge technology that allows achieving digitally enhanced view of any object.
28 August 2014
New Smart Feed Reader 2.0 for Android is now available on Google Play. Updated design, new settings, new auto-clean function, etc. Enjoy enhanced design and performance!
5 August 2014
Outlook4Gmail development team pleased to announce the release of version 4.2.1! Added new important features: ability to skip synchronization of old events (older than 1 month, older than 1 year and etc.), support of 4, 8, 12, 24 hours options by scheduled automatic synchronization, more....
2 July 2014
A new project - Educational mobile game for kids added to Case Studies page.
14 May 2014
Scand developed multifunctional application - eBook Reader. Visit our Case Studies page to learn more about it.
8 April 2014
Scand has implemented and maintains information safety system for software development and has been certified according to ISO 27001 international standards.
29 January 2014
We recently upgraded to Grails 2.3.5. Read more in our blog.
17 December 2013
Outlook4Gmail version 4.1 released! It has improved application ribbon that makes easier access to synchronization options. Added full support of all contact's phone number types, Internet Calendars and multiple Outlook Data Files (.pst). Read more here.
2 December 2013
Discover how to manage sport competitions online through our professional interactive software solution. Visit a Case Study here.
5 November 2013
The updated Smart Feed Reader for Android with improved application usability is available. You can download free version 1.2 here.
30 October 2013
Scand has extensive experience in software development for advertising industry. We successfully developed software solution, which can display multilevel promotional media on the LCD screens.
18 Sep 2013
A new project - Custom Document Management System is added to our case studies page.
26 August 2013
New updated Outlook4Gmail 4.0.0 released! Added important sync settings - one and two way syncing of calendars from multiple Google accounts in Outlook, two-way Outlook Contact Categories sync with Google Groups, Contact picture sync and more.
14 August 2013
11 July 2013
01 July 2013
We have updated Smart Feed Reader 1.2 for Android. Improved application stability and many errors fixed.
27 June 2013
Smart Feed Reader 1.5 for iOS released. Fixed various issues, improved application stability and performance, added new features for files attached to news items. Download free version here.
27 June 2013
12 June 2013
28 May 2013
We have updated our Case Studies page. See our best experience for software development projects here.
24 April 2013
Outlook4Gmail 3.2 Release Candidate is downloadable now. We improved installation for 64-bit Windows and 32-bit MS Office and implemented various fixes. Additionally we have added FAQ page with answers to the frequently asked questions.
15 April 2013
22 Mar 2013
The annual Scand Table Soccer Championship begins on March 26th. Follow this event in our blog.
7 Mar 2013
A new version of Smart Feed Reader 1.2 for Android released! Improved application core functionality and stability, added caching of images for offline reading, import/export feeds based on OPML files, used Android Notifications for news and feed status updates, Portuguese and Russian localizations as well as other improvements. Get it now on Google Play.
29 Jan 2013
9 Jan 2013
We have launched a new version of SVG Kit 2.0.2 for Adobe Creative Suite. Get free trial version here.
21 Dec 2012
Scand wishes its customers and partners Merry Christmas and a prosperous 2013 year!
20 Dec 2012
30 Nov 2012
Scand has been certified according to
ISO 9001:2008quality management standards. Our internal quality management system was approved by the International Organization for certification systems and staff TÜV Thüringen e.V. and found to conform to the international standards. The company's quality management system is targeted at consistently improvement of the quality of services and total customer satisfaction. Skills and experience of company's staff maintain the high quality level of software development.
08 Nov 2012
Nov 9-11th Scand takes part in Grails48, a global community hackathon. We provide our office space to host this event in Minsk and our developers actively participate in this programming marathon. We invite everyone to discuss ideas and to create innovative JEE applications based on Grails framework.
07 June 2012
Outlook4Gmail 3.1 Release Candidate is now available. If you haven't tested the Add-on yet, now is the time! We are very close to Public Release!
29 May 2012
The most recent Outlook4Gmail 3.0 Release Candidate is available. Synchronization process for large amount of data improved, assignment folders to accounts added, syncronization filter to skip synchronization of unreliable contacts added.
25 May 2012
The updated Smart Feed Reader 1.1 for Android OS is now available on Google Play. Improved application stability and error-handling, secure subscription to Google Reader authenticated feeds, improved performance of content processing and displaying.
27 April 2012
We are launching Smart Feed Reader for Android today. It's a free RSS, RDF and ATOM news reader. Android 2.1 or later required. Get it now on Google Play.
26 April 2012
Championship SC&TS 2012 Opening ceremony took place today at 9.30 a.m. It was a tense match! We congratulate our first winners Vadim and Ilia! See some great photos in our blog. To be continued...
31 March 2012
Scand Ltd. won the WebHostingSearch.com award for best web tool. Web Hosting Search is an independent web hosting information guide. To receive this award you have to provide extra value to your users. Congratulations!
21 February 2012
Our Software Architects are back from Spring I/O 2012 that took place in Madrid, Spain, on February 16-17, 2012. 300 attendees, over 30 speakers, 2 tracks per day, 5 workshops! Spring I/O 2012 was a 2-day event full of presentations delivered by development leads, book authors and professionals on Spring, Groovy/Grails and Cloud technologies. Photos are available here.
6 February 2012
22 December 2011
We wish our customers and their families Merry Christmas and a wonderful New Year filled with abundance, joy, and treasured moments. May 2012 be your best year!
6 December 2011
Another educational seminar for students was held in BSUIR, Minsk. This time the lecture "Introduction to Grails" in the series of "Java / Groovy / Grails" was presented by our specialist Aleksey Sergeev, an expert in the architecture of software systems, a participant of "GR8Conf" held last spring in Denmark.
23 November 2011
SkyHistory v.1.2.3 released. It has improved user notifications and confirmation dialogs, that make product installation and configuration much easier. Added support of german OS version.
22 November 2011
Our company collaborates with major Belarusian IT universities. This November we've started seminar series at BSUIR, Minsk. The first lecture of the series "Introduction to industrial programming" was held by Alexander Chernyakevich, a leading expert of the company. An introductory "Java/Groovy/Grails" seminar was held by our lead engineer July Antonicheva, known contributor and maintainer of Grails based OpenSource projects. We share our experience helping students to learn the intricacies of programming and to become industry-ready.
20 October 2011
New Smart Feed Reader Version 1.4 is now available in AppStore. Added iPad support, Media Collection support, reading news in full-screen from the most popular RSS channels.
12 October 2011
To comply with new Skype policy we have converted our SkyHistory extra into a separate SkyHistory application.
26 September 2011
Scand Ltd. is 11 years old now! We want to thank our customers, colleagues and just everyone who is part of Scand's 11-year history.
13 September 2011
Our SkyRemote add-on for desktop sharing via Skype is available at Skype App Directory.
1 September 2011
The updated and improved SVG Kit 1.0.6 for Adobe Creative Suite is downloadable.
15 August 2011
SVG Kit 1.0.5 for Adobe Creative Suite is available. A new bunch of features includes added support of images with width/height less than 1pt and support of fractions in image size (no rounding-off to 1pt anymore).
12 August 2011
SkyHistory 1.2 is downloadable: improved performance and an opportunity to view logged calls.
18 July 2011
SkyHistory 1.1 is available: enjoy enhanced speed and performance!
22 June 2011
TrafficPanel 2.7 is downloadable: DNS aliases support and possibility of automatic daily activation of blocked ip's that reached http/tcp limits.
14 June 2011
The most recent Outlook4Gmail 2.6 is downloadable. Synchronization process improved and accelerated.
08 June 2011
The updated Outlook4Gmail 2.5 is available. Synchronization process strongly improved, slow plugin startup fixed and a number of other features upgraded.
02 June 2011
Outlook4Gmail 2.4 released. Synchronization settings, Add/Delete button for accounts list and items deletion prompt added. Contacts synchronization and duplicate contacts issue fixed.
31 May 2011
The new Outlook4Gmail 2.1 release is now downloadable. We added Outlook 2010 and Outlook x64 support and fixed the plug-in startup.
24 May 2011
Our Software Architect Alexey Sergeev attended GR8Conf - the international Groovy, Grails and other great technologies conference held on May 17-19 in Copenhagen. GR8Conf photos are already available, the experience was converted into an in-house presentation and shared with colleagues.
19 May 2011
SVG Kit 1.0.4 for Adobe Creative Suite is available for MacOS X. We added support of InCopy CS5 and CS5.5, InDesign CS 5.5, Photoshop CS5.1 and InDesign Server CS5 and fixed the installer and image size computing bugs.
14 May 2011
The updated SVG Kit 1.0.4 for Adobe Creative Suite is downloadable. Adobe Creative Suite CS5.5 support, log4j used for logs, new installation for 64bit systems and other features are now available.
29 April 2011
The updated TrafficPanel 2.6 version is downloadable and allows support of openSuSe, Fedora, Ubuntu, Debian and any range of local network IP addresses.
28 April 2011
Comments and DownloadLogger plug-ins developed for Omeka web-publishing platform by Scand are now downloadable. Both plugins are compatible with Omeka Version 1.3 or higher.
25 April 2011
Scand developers produced a patch for Apache Batik 1.7 which adds radial gradient support to the svggen component.
18 March 2011
TrafficPanel 2.5 release is available now. Displaying all initiated pppd's and a number of improved TrafficPanel features are now accessible.
16 March 2011
Our colleagues attended the latest Agile Club Meeting devoted to adding more fun to software development process. Scand representatives contributed to the open space discussion and acquired a number of practical skills in creating fun at work and getting productivity benefits.
10 March 2011
14 February 2011
Scand Ltd. is now a resident of Belarus High Tech Park.
19 Jan 2011
Scand's corporate brochure is now available for download.
20 Dec 2010
Our representatives took an active part in the Agile Club Meeting in Minsk, Belarus. Topics of the Agile meeting included "Distributed Agile" and "Estimating and Planning". Scand's Agile experts contributed to the discussion and shared their knowledge and experience accumulated in the course of applying Agile practices. Photos are available here.
20 Dec 2010
We wish our customers and their families Merry Christmas and a Happy and Prosperous New Year! May the light of success and achievement always shine on you the coming year 2011 and ever after!
10 Dec 2010
TrafficPanel 2.4 is available now. Disabling nightly traffic per local IP, MAC filtering, port mapping module and other functions are now at your disposal!
4 Nov 2010
New Smart Feed Reader Version 1.3 is now available at itunes.apple.com: Smart Feed Reader Version 1.3. Improved process of adding new feeds, added ability to set target folder for the new feed(s), iOS 3.1 compatibility, critical problems with data serial are now fixed.
14 Oct 2010
Two new case studies are added to our portfolio - Enterprise Goal and SVG Kit for Adobe Creative Suite.
12 Oct 2010
We join Microsoft Partner Network as a Registered Member.
24 Sep 2010
Scand Ltd. has turned 10! We are grateful to all our customers and partners who were with us during all these years and express hearty congrats to all our colleagues! We'll keep growing up!
10 Sep 2010
9 Sep 2010
We have renewed our web site and published new products. Visit and enjoy!
2 Sep 2010
The Russian version of our web site is ready and available.
20 Aug 2010
SVG Kit 1.0.3 for Adobe Creative Suite is available: Adobe Photoshop Elements 6.0 and 7.0 added; workaround for latest Adobe updates for CS5; new installer.
28 Jul 2010
SVG Kit 1.0.2 for Adobe Creative Suite is available: Adobe Photoshop Elements 8.0 support; many fixes for 64bit platform; many minor bug fixes.
5 Jul 2010
First major update of SVG Kit 1.0.1 for Adobe Creative Suite is available: Adobe Bridge support; advanced ePub support; many minor bug fixes.
17 Jun 2010
TrafficPanel 2.2 is released: improved tree structure; added support for all 'C' class networks; added process checking screen in 'HTTP Amount' module.
27 May 2010
Our delegates take part in Minsk Agile meeting #6 "Kanban or why quality is cheap".
21 May 2010
SVG Kit 1.0 for Adobe Creative Suite is available: CS3, CS4 and CS5 support; Windows and Mac OS X support; 32 and 64 bit support; Adobe InDesign, InDesign Server and Photoshop support.
10 May 2010
TrafficPanel 2.1 is released: Dashboard; Friendly GUI for ISP module; Task manager process checking.
10 May 2010
Phoebius framework 1.2 is released.
1 Apr 2010
TrafficPanel 2.0 is released: Modular structure; Task manager; User access control; Configurators; Multi-squid support; Installer.
1 Feb 2010
Phoebius framework 1.0.1 is released.
24 Dec 2009
We thank our customers for successful joint work and wish you and your families Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
17 July 2009
We join The iPhone Developer Program.
12 Apr 2009
Our C++ department starts development of two new plugins for Skype.
1 Mar 2009
TrafficPanel 1.2 is released: HTTP traffic amount restrictions; TCP traffic amount restrictions; Multiple ISP support; Routing; MAC filtering.
20 Dec 2008
We start to develop a new project with WPF and Silverlight.
1 Sep 2008
TrafficPanel 1.1 is released: HTTP shaping; HTTP requests filtering; Network performance monitor; TCP shaping; Firewall.
22 Jun 2008
Scand initiates a new Facility Management application project.
1 Mar 2008
TrafficPanel 1.0 is released: Open Source; GNU/Linux; 32 and 64 bit; HTTP logging; TCP logging; Net connections.
25 Sep 2007
Our company establishes a joint hi-tech laboratory with the major Belarusian IT university BSUIR.
12 Oct 2006
Scand starts participating in development of drivers and application of one of world leading flash devices manufacturers.
15 Jun 2006
Vault applet evaluation version is available now for download.
24 Arp 2006
New Java applet is published – Vault (remote file management).
27 Feb 2006
Treetable version 2.2 is released. Better and faster.
01 Dec 2005
We win a bid for development of an Indesign plugin for a large Japanese client.
30 May 2005
Get the latest Treetable 2.1 and be the leader in IT world.
01 Apr 2005
Our team grew up to 120 engineers.
15 Dec 2004
We support PAD standard to automate program listings.
29 Nov 2004
We have updated our experience profile page.
31 Jul 2004
We are developing Web application for a GIS platform of one of major Japanese companies.
22 Jun 2004
Swing version of Treetable applet available now, read details here.
20 Feb 2004
A new product – JNDI2R – JNDI provider for Windows Registry – finally released! Access Windows registry from your Java-based applications.
05 Feb 2004
New evaluation for Treetable applet available here. No popup ads and a lot of new features.
24 Nov 2003
Scand becomes Sun Microsystems iForce Partner and is approved as Sun's Strategic Developer, which allows us to better explore the corporate sector of Java-based solutions.
12 Nov 2003
04 Jul 2003
Japanese version of our Web-site is launched.
11 Mar 2003
Treetable samples for ASP/JSP dynamical loading are published.
10 Oct 2002
We are going to visit COMDEX Fall 2002 in Las Vegas. More fun, more work.
19 Aug 2002
More products in development. IE_CBar will make navigation much easier!
14 Jul 2002
Scand began work on an advanced file system filter driver for Windows.
04 Jun 2002
We announce second release of SPROXY – Apache module, now compatible with Apache 2.
20 Mar 2002
WebHelp – new product for easy help generation.
17 March 2002
We are on CeBIT.
08 Feb 2002
AWT eXtensions "awtX" is now available for download.
15 Jan 2002
UserMan module shows advantages of using our AWTX applets in Web-based applications.
21 Oct 2001
New applet – component MenuBar – is released.
01 Jul 2001
In JTree is added loading from XML stream.
03 Jun 2001
New version of TabBar is released.
23 May 2001
Scand releases Urfin – a powerful Web-based local area network file search engine.
28 Apr 2001
Second version of Jasper is finally released!
14 Apr 2001
New applets are added to the Download section: Histogramm and Graph.
04 Apr 2001
We deploy new version of Prosys, supporting e-mail exchange.
27 Mar 2001
First release of LOP – the advanced Web-based reporting system.
07 Jan 2001
SProxy – advanced proxy module for Apache – is ready for deployment.
- Outlook4Gmail – easily synchronize Contacts and Calendars between Outlook and Google Accounts.
- SVG Kit for Android – a flexible and fast library supporting SVG format on Android devices.
- .NET FontManager – a small open source library for .NET and ASP.NET, which provides low-level operations with various font formats.