It's All Mission Critical Now

"It's more important than ever." We hear and say that a lot about concerns and priorities.  We're also going through an uncertain time that has definitely re-framed the notion of priority and importance from both a personal and business perspective.  Specific to online services, we've always known that to be true, but with recent data, and easily predictable changes in behavior, online g

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Azure WAF: An Introduction to the Web Application Firewall and How It Protects Your Business

One of the great advantages of building applications in the cloud is that you get to take advantage of a plethora of PaaS and SaaS applications and frameworks so you can focus solely on building out your application. From ASP.NET Core to Azure App Services, SQL Azure, and more; developers have never had it so good! Standing up an n-tier application architecture can be done seemingly in minutes. Pr

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Cloud Construct Your Startup

Cloud Construct is familiar with all of the stages of “startup mode.”  Is the startup just an idea?   Are you almost live, but stuck?   Are you live and making ends meet, but need to take it to the next level?  From what we’ve seen, we can tell you that tunnel vision is real and in either case – and everywhere in between – a third party p

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We Were Remote Before It Was Cool Needed

Lots of people are joining the remote work force lately, and with the very important goal to reduce the spike of infections and lessen the impact- this is a great thing to be doing.  We hope you're able to do so.  If so, welcome to the remote world, it's really an excellent place to be. We've been doing it @Cloud since we started in 2008. We never had an office; never even tri

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Brand Development is Streamlined When A Partner Cares Deeply and Knows Their Why

Cloud Construct works with established organizations and small businesses alike, helping them push their technology and design further to solve problems for both the business and the user. One thing we always do, no matter the client, is ensure brand is not an afterthought. We are passionate about working with startups, especially startups in which the brand has yet to be fully defined. Most orga

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Big Data and the Importance of Database Constraints for Data Integrity

The Importance of Data Constraints The term Big Data continues to gain prominence, and the ability to actually pull meaningful information and analysis from data becomes more real every day. One thing we always need to be concerned with as we help our partners make business decisions based on analytical models is the quality of the data. To ensure the integrity of the data itself and eventually t

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Inspiration @ Cloud, Week 18 of 2018

Cool stuff we saw this week: SNOWBIRD URL | https://www.snowbird.com/ Summer is coming, and I just put the skis away- but I think Killington is still open this weekend if this gives you any ideas... This has a great feel for a ski resort site.  There is a nice layout of current conditions on the homepage, upfront and easily visible and the foldout menu(s) from main navigation unpacks al

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Interaction Inspiration at Cloud for Week 10, 2018

Time for another installment of Cloud’s weekly inspiration posts, and the winner of this week’s bad-ass-site award goes to ESTYLE, Inc.  ESTYLE, INC | http://estyle-inc.jp Badassery is a fine line to ride, and the general trend I see more often than not, is that along with the great, you get a trade-off in usability. Bleeding-edge coolness often seems to override the idea t

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Orchard Core Introduction - Part 3 : Adding Logging to Orchard Core

One of the key things required for development and troubleshooting a large CMS implementation is quality error logging and information tracking. Legacy Orchard leveraged log4net as it's method to log system errors and information. This was very helpful and allowed good insight into each module and what was happening all the way from the front to the back of the system. In Orchard Core, log4ne

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Orchard Core Introduction - Part 2 : Building A Custom Theme

Welcome to the next part in our series on Orchard Core development. In our first part we spoke about how to get Orchard Core up and running to develop a brand new website. Next, we explore how we can theme our Orchard site to match a custom design. In legacy Orchard, you simply added a new folder in the Themes directory with a few key files and Orchard did the rest. In Orchard Core it's a little d

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