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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Nov 6 2014

Building Highly Reliable Deployments

admin

By Vitorrio Brooks One of the advantages of running your application on a mature public cloud, such as Amazon Web Services, is the built-in redundancy and high-availability provided by its services. From the ability to deploy to multiple regions and data centers to the native redundancy of its services and virtual resources, AWS provides a [&hellip …

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Feb 9 2012

4 Non-Obvious Tips When Developing with Credit Card Gateways

Jamie Begin

I’ve been working with credit card payment gateways as a web developer since 1997, when I built an e-commerce website for a small computer store. It’s a complex industry with myriad fees intentionally obscured behind various jargon. I’ve picked up on some of it along the way, but didn’t really start to get a solid […] …

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Feb 4 2010

Adding a “disable” feature to the script.aculo.us Ajax.Autocompleter

Jamie Begin

Scriptalicious’s Ajax.Autocompleter control is pretty cool. It allows a developer to add a drop-down auto-completion feature to an input box with one line of Javascript and a single div tag in the HTML. However (surprisingly), it doesn’t provide a means to turn off the autocompletion feature once it’s attached it to the target tex …

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