February 16, 2016
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Insight from Kansas City and Denver-Based Custom Software Development Firm, Twentyseven Global: Solving Tech Talent Scalability

Kansas City and Denver-based custom software development company, Twentyseven Global, was created to solve the nightmare midsized companies are facing as a result of talent shortage in software development. This shortage results in wage pressures, difficulty finding key skill sets and an inability to scale a team quickly enough to meet business milestones. Midsized companies are currently forced to spend heavily on recruiting firms, hire expensive consulting boutiques or risk their projects being developed by hard to manage offshore teams. Steve Roatch, CEO of Twentyseven Global, learned about these challenges first-hand in his prior role as the COO of another […]
April 4, 2017

Twentyseven Global Leadership Team Weighs in on New Jumpstart Academy for Startups in Denver

Last week, it was announced that the Denver Office for Economic Development launched Jumpstart Academy. According to Confluence Denver, the academy will be focused on second-stage growth and helping startups reach their next stages.   Jumpstart Academy will provide training, mentorship and opportunities for entrepreneurs in Denver. The academy builds on the other startup resources Denver offers including the Commons on Champa, Denver Capital Matrix, Denver Startup Week and Denver Venture Capital Report.   Creighton O’Neal, vice President of client service at Twentyseven Global, said this is a great opportunity to equip startups with invaluable resources. O’Neal said, “Many people […]
April 3, 2017
DevOps

Software Development Firm Twentyseven Global Makes Predictions for DevOps in 2017

DevOps proved to be more than just a buzzword among software developers in 2016. As the need to get to market faster increased, many companies reaped the benefits of DevOps strategies this past year.   Twentyseven Global is already implementing a DevOps approach to streamline processes. Matt Henley, vice president of client service in Kansas City, said, “Almost everything we are doing these days has a DevOps component to it. Like all quality engineering, it is born out of a need to be more efficient.”   In 2017, the team at Twentyseven Global expects that DevOps processes are likely to […]
April 3, 2017
microservices

The History of Microservices in Software Development & How They Enhance Scalability

The increased use of Microservices is among the top predictions for technology trends in 2017. According to InfoWorld, emerging trends from 2016 like containers and microservices aren’t just fads that will die out in the new year. Instead, it’s the future of technology, and it’s already powering some of the nation’s most advanced tech companies.   Not a New Trend Although microservices gained significant popularity in recent years, they aren’t a new concept. In fact, microservices originated in the 1970’s. According to InfoQ, the original object oriented and actor models are predecessors and contain core aspects of microservices as we […]
March 27, 2017
InvestMidwest

CEO of Twentyseven Global and Angel Investor Steve Roatch to Attend InvestMidwest in Kansas City

The 18th annual InvestMidwest is set to take place on March 28-29, 2017 at the Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center. Steve Roatch, CEO of Twentyseven Global and angel investor, is gearing up for the event, which will be his fifth consecutive year in attendance. InvestMidwest is a venture capital conference that showcases startup companies from across the Midwest from industries including life sciences, technology and food/ag/bioenergy. As an angel investor and CEO of a custom software development firm, Steve has identified several areas of value he can capitalize on as a result of attending the conference. “There’s a […]
March 27, 2017
C-Level @ Mile High

Members of the Twentyseven Global Team Attend Colorado Technology Association’s C-Level @ Mile High Event

Another C-Level @ Mile High is in the books! Last week, Matt Henley, CTO; Creighton O’Neal, Vice President – Client Service; and Pat Kinne, Senior Consultant, attended the 11th annual C-Level event presented by the Colorado Technology Association (CTA). This marks the fourth year of attendance for the Twentyseven Global team, and this year’s event did not disappoint. O’Neal said, “the first time we attended C-Level was right before we expanded to Denver a few years ago. We had already decided to open an office in Denver, but we wanted to get involved with the CTA and integrated into Denver’s […]