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There are many reasons why  LEGO League inspires us as an organization. LEGO League encourages a broad range of skills that help kids begin to think, create, collaborate and dig into solutions. Seeing these life skills promoted and being able to foster them by supporting two LEGO League teams has allowed us to invest in a culture of technology...

Internships are nothing new. Companies hire summer interns for many reasons. At Omnitech, the benefits of having internships are felt two-fold – by both the student and our seasoned engineers. It is always fun to watch young aspiring professionals have a chance to gain experience and discover interests as you introduce them, possibly for the first time, to...

We have closed the book on one of our favorite events of the year, SQL Saturday #539. We offer a big thanks to our local (605) SQL Server User Group for making this event possible! This is an event that makes us extremely excited to be part of our local technology community as it provides a unique opportunity...

Microsoft's release of SQL 2016 has been a hot topic during our recent Lunch and Learns. It's believed that this latest release reinforced Microsoft's Mobile / Cloud First strategy while also introducing new features that make data delivery easier and faster for users. With SQL Saturday happening this weekend, our engineering team wanted to share their thoughts on the...

At the Omnitech office, there has been buzz about Microsoft’s apparent commitment to helping the developer community address the need to build software targeting multiple mobile platforms (Google’s Android, Apple’s iOS, and even Microsoft’s own Windows). As a software engineering firm who focuses on our client needs and their overall investment in technologies, including their existing use of...

Our final post on the Nebraska Code Conference highlights project management. We believe everyone, no matter their title, can gain some insight from the project management point of view. Prioritizing, organizing and resolving conflicts are actions project managers deal with on a daily basis, so we all benefit from learning a few of their secrets. Omnitech's Project Manager...

User experience is constantly evolving, and at the same time, it is important to revisit some of the basic concepts that make up the backbone of design. Omnitech Graphic Designer, Alissa shares her experience at Nebraska Code in the third post of our four part series focused on design and user experience.Design and User Experience  As a designer,...

Yesterday we talked a little about our experience at the Nebraska Code Conference May 17th-20th. There was so much to discuss that we decided to create a blog series sharing some the highlights. Today we wanted to talk about other hot topics: DevOps, HATEOS and REST, and Software Gardening. DevOps DevOps is a popular topic. As Donovan Brown...

We just got back from Lincoln, Nebraska where a group of us attended the sold out Nebraska Code event. This was the first year NE Code was a multi-day event that included workshops on Wednesday and sessions Thursday and Friday. The diverse schedule had tracks for Project Management, Data, UI/UX and General which perfectly reflected the interests of...