iPhone is an amazing creature of the mobile world. It has lots of features and functionality that really contribute in the business and other spheres of the life. The most attractive feature of iPhone is that it allows third party application development which in turn increase its functionality and features. There are plenty of various applications available in the App store but they may not suited with your business needs and don't match with the branding of the company. In such cases you need to develop iPhone apps specific to your business needs.
For bespoke iPhone app development you need to hire an iPhone app development company. There are plenty of iPhone app development companies working in the market but all are not suitable for your bespoke iPhone app development. You cannot trust on any company in the market as iPhone development is not a child play but it needs particular attention and care while selecting an iPhone app development company. The first and foremost thing you are to consider while selecting an iPhone developers or a company and that is skill as iPhone app development need skills in Objective C, C++, Cocoa Touch and x-code. If your developers are not proficient in the above described languages and tools they cannot justify your iPhone app development.
So when you are going to select the iPhone app development company you should check the CVs of their developers whether they possess such skills or not. Communication is vital in any business. It is particularly important in offshore development. Check whether your developers are fluent in international English and they use all possible communication devices such as e-mails, instant messengers, live chats on their website or international calling system.
Apart from communication good project management leads to the successfully completion of the project so check your iPhone app development company provide good project management by allocating a project manager for your project who acts as a contact point for you and provide regular reports and updates to the clients like you. Many reputed companies give direct access to their project management software so it enables you to directly allocate the work or tasks to your developers and can trace their work regularly.
Infrastructural facilities of an offshore company is a basic thing so check whether your company has latest hardware and genuine licensed software and latest gizmos as well to run the tests of the applications.
If everything fits on your criteria then select the company for your iPhone app development project.