Cloud Creative's Summer Riff on the National Park Service Logo

We’re coming out of the worst of the pandemic here, but while we were still fully hunkered down, our design team wanted to have a little fun outside of regular project constraints.  Back in spring, our colleagues at Bay State Design Shop, an informal organization for designers to congregate and collaborate, threw out a design challenge to members to revamp the National Park Service

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Employee Spotlight: Paul Saraiva, Project Manager

At Cloud Construct, we are a talented and fun-loving group. Though we all work remotely from our homes each day, we still maintain a high level of camaraderie through daily conversations, virtual happy hours, and work together days (when safe to do so). Cloud Construct is excited to kick off our Employee Spotlight series. In our first installment, we talk to one of our talented technical project

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Our favorite data structures to enumerate objects in C#

IEnumerable, IQueryable, ICollection and More When working with enumerables in C# there are many different data structures that can be used to represent the set of data. Often, these are used interchangeably, creating unnecessary overhead at best, or non-compiling code at worst. It's critical to understand the functionality of each in order to write performant code. All of the constructs I'll be

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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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