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Setup Tutorial With Cosmos DB: What Sets It Apart?

[fa icon="user"] John Hauppa [fa icon="calendar"]  Jul 11, 2017 1:00:00 PM [fa icon="comments-o"] 0 Comments

Over the past few years, the NoSQL database market has greatly matured, and NoSQL product offerings should be under consideration when designing a new solution. The relational database is still useful for most projects, but NoSQL offers some excellent options for scalability, performance, and simplicity that are difficult to address with traditional relational databases.

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Developing a Custom Application Built for Windows Touch Devices

[fa icon="user"] Patrick Emmons [fa icon="calendar"]  Jun 20, 2017 12:00:00 PM [fa icon="comments-o"] 0 Comments

The Client & The Challenge:

Creative werks designs, manufactures and fulfills packaging for consumer products and is one of the fastest growing companies in the region.

Creative werks’ Quality Assurance (QA) department had a fleet of iPads and an inflexible cloud system for tracking data that wasn’t living up to their vision for the future. Ideally, they wanted a QA tool connected to their production line, which would establish consistency, accuracy, and most importantly, reduce review time so they could get caught up and stay ahead.

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Porting iOS Application to Xamarin Forms

[fa icon="user"] Patrick Emmons [fa icon="calendar"]  May 23, 2017 12:00:00 PM [fa icon="comments-o"] 0 Comments

The Client & The Challenge:

Climate Pros, Inc. is a commercial refrigeration, HVAC and construction company serving Chicagoland and central Illinois, Wisconsin, Michigan, Florida, California, and Hawaii. One of its differentiators is its commitment to innovation.

As such, the company had invested heavily into an iOS app, Fieldgetics. It gave the field technicians real-time access to data about customers, equipment, and workflows - and seamless and paperless communication with the billing system.

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4 Reasons to Move to Visual Studio Team Services

[fa icon="user"] John Hauppa [fa icon="calendar"]  May 2, 2017 1:00:00 PM [fa icon="comments-o"] 0 Comments

If you're due for a TFS upgrade, have you considered moving to VSTS? As the cloud-based version of TFS, VSTS offers a number of advantages for businesses. In this post, I want to discuss four key reasons why you should consider VSTS when it's time for your next upgrade.

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Application Migration to the Cloud

[fa icon="user"] Patrick Emmons [fa icon="calendar"]  Feb 16, 2017 9:00:00 AM [fa icon="comments-o"] 0 Comments

The Client & The Challenge:

Cornerstone Appraisal Services is an affiliate company of the CIS Group, which is the largest supplier of field underwriting services in the United States. Cornerstone performs inspections and assessments of high-value residential properties in order to determine their value under an insurance policy.

As part of their daily operations, Cornerstone’s employees rely on STARS, a web-based extranet portal that manages interactions between the company and its customers and tracks the current slate of home inspections. In order to update the portal and take advantage of new technologies, Cornerstone wanted to migrate the STARS application from on-premises hosting to cloud hosting with Microsoft Azure.

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