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Omnitech has been looking to Rapid City as an expansion location for several years and with the momentum of Elevate Rapid City, the awarding of the B21 bomber to Elsworth, and Omnitech's year over year growth, details finally fell into place to make this plan a reality. Our ribbon cutting for the new office took place Tuesday, July 16th at the Ascent Innovation...

"We just need the system to do XYZ when the user types "A" into the textbox."  We have all been given requirements like these.  Tasks like these are commonplace for web development, and with ASP.NET Core MVC, its very simple to pull this off.  The steps would look like: Create the frontend razor markupCreate/update the view model for...

Establishing Excellence  Omnitech strives to be a learning organization. Technology is constantly changing, helping us solve new problems or resolve familiar ones more efficiently. One way we do this is to send people to conferences.   Four of our developers went to the Norwegian Developers Conference (NDC) Minneapolis/St. Paul in May 2019. NDC is an international conference hosted all over the world. For the past...

We are excited to welcome a great bunch of new faces to the Omnitech Team! Every summer a crew of interns join us to learn more about building the engineering mindset that will help them in their future careers. This year we are also fortunate to welcome some great additions to our engineering team. We are looking forward...

Generally, when people hear the buzzword IoT (Internet of Things), they think of smart speakers, smart refrigerators, wi-fi thermostats, and other gadgets that aim to make our lives easier and more connected. Although those devices are indeed part of the massive growth IoT has seen over the last few years, the truth is that IoT expands far beyond...

This past November, I had the opportunity to attend the PASS Summit in Seattle, WA. This was the largest conference I have attended, chuck full of more useful sessions than I could undertake, and I needed to pare those down to a manageable list. While perusing through the list of 219 sessions, I found a session dealing with...

Companies progress through maturity phases as they utilize their data. Moving from one phase to the next takes an investment of time and knowledge in order to fully harness the power of data. Omnitech Data Engineer, Juan gives a great overview of the process: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/different-types-data-analytics-know-juan-harrington/  

Saturday, October 27th brought South Dakota Code Camp 2018 to Sioux Falls, SD. This event is a free yearly event although we took a hiatus last year. This year SD Code Camp was hosted at Raven and we were glad to be one of the sponsors. Omnitech views this as an opportunity to support and elevate the technology community...

Omnitech had the privilege of sponsoring the 10th annual Siouxland IT Symposium held on November 1, 2018. As a long-time sponsor, it has been great to watch this event grow while supporting our technology community in the region.  The ability for IT executives to come together for a day of education and professional growth is invaluable. Attendees had access...

Fall is in the air! Or we like to think of it as career fair season. We always look forward to touching base with the students we know, as well as seeing some new faces. Often our relationships develop at the beginning of a student’s freshman year and can eventually lead to a full-time position at Omnitech after graduation.  Whether you are looking for an internship or full-time position, walking...