Nov 9 2017

Team RBN Spotlight – Tim

Amy Begin

  What do you do here at RBN? Well, as the new guy here, I am spending much of my time learning about what we do, how we do it, and what makes us so good! Then, all I need to do is sell it! (Tim is RBN’s Enterprise Account Manager) When you were a kid, […] …

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Oct 4 2017

Triggering a Camera with the Cloud

Adam Goodnight

Thanks to the power of the Internet of Things (IoT), we can now interface with technology from anywhere on the planet, using our voices. What better way to put the technology to work than to create a remote camera trigger out of an Amazon Echo?  In this tutorial, I explain how to make a remote […] …

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Aug 30 2017

Team RBN Employee Spotlight- Tanya A.

Amy Begin

 What do you do here at RBN? I am a Cloud Solutions Engineer, I create Networks, write infrastructure as code, move applications to AWS and sometimes update parts of the app itself to make them cloud friendly. When you were a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? I’ve always loved […] …

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Jun 25 2017

Employee Spotlight – Hemant K.

Amy Begin

  What do you do here at RBN?  My job is to ensure that our clients our delighted by our services and that we constantly strive to deliver the maximum value as RBN. As VP of Client Engagement, I get involved right from the Sales Cycle with the customer through project delivery, closure and subsequent […] …

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Jun 22 2017

2017 Inc. Magazine Best Workplaces List

Amy Begin

We’re excited to announce that we were recently named to Inc. Magazine’s Best Workplaces 2017 list. More than 1,600 companies applied for this honor. RightBrain Networks was one of six companies located in the state of Michigan to make this list.    We know that the IT industry is a very competitive market when attracting […] …

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May 9 2017

Are You a Purple Squirrel?

Crystal Bedell

The answer, of course, depends on who you ask. A purple squirrel, according to Wikipedia, is a term used “to describe a job candidate with precisely the right education, set of experience, and range of qualifications that perfectly fits a job’s requirements.” All companies are on the elusive hunt for the purple squirrel, including RightBrain …

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Apr 25 2017

NITS Solutions Case Study

Michael Gimbel

It’s one thing to collect data. It’s another altogether to transform that data into intelligence the business can actually use. As companies realize the power of being able to query their data and uncover valuable insights, the inclination is to collect greater volumes and more types of data. For data analytics companies it’s imperative to [& …

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Mar 29 2017

Meet Our Team – Michael G.

Amy Begin

What do you do here at RBN? I work as Director of Software Engineering.  I lead our team of programmers into the forays of web app development!  I spend time researching and prototyping new technologies to ensure we’ve always on the cutting edge and using the latest and greatest.  I design and architect our applications, […] …

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Mar 21 2017

Join Us for an Introduction to IoT Concepts and Architecture

Crystal Bedell

Ready to dive into the Internet of Things (IoT), but don’t know where to start? Following his introduction to IoT concepts and architecture, Patrick will demonstrate some of those concepts in the form of a ‘Twitch Plays’ style Super Nintendo game. All attendees will participate in attempting to share a single controller to play a [&he …

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Feb 18 2017

Broadcasting Live: How To Pull Off an AWS RDS Migration with Zero Downtime

Amy Begin

Imagine migrating your AWS RDS databases running in EC2-Classic to a VPC—without taking them down or prohibiting writes for any length of time. What do you do? Spencer Thomas and his team at ITHAKA faced this very problem, and they came up with a solution that enabled them to move the databases while maintaining continuous […] …

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