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Zach Bodensteiner, Senior Software Engineer

Zach Bodensteiner, Senior Software Engineer
Between matches of ping pong in the break room, Zach Bodenteiner is a Senior Software Engineer, SME of Mobile Development, and Team Lead at ISE. He graduated from the University of Iowa with a degree in Computer Engineering in 2012, and joined ISE shortly thereafter. When he is not growing his skills at the office, he can be found participating in local pub trivia, doing yard work/gardening or playing with his dog, Millie.

Recent Posts

Kotlin: The Next Great Thing for Android Development

Oct 11, 2018 | by Zach Bodensteiner, Senior Software Engineer | Tags: Mobile App Development

One of the many benefits of working at ISE is the diversity of projects our team members are working on.  Whether it be a project for work or just some tinkering at home, the people at ISE have experience with a wide variety of tools. 

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I Have an Idea for a Mobile App, Now What?

Sep 13, 2018 | by Zach Bodensteiner, Senior Software Engineer | Tags: Internet of Things

Once you have an idea for a mobile application, it can be difficult to choose a development platform.  There seems to be a never ending list of options, with new ones added daily.  Asking around for advice can make the decision more difficult, as everyone tends to have their own preference or bias for using one platform over another. 

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How To Create a Single-Page Application Using React

Aug 09, 2018 | by Zach Bodensteiner, Senior Software Engineer | Tags: Mobile App Development

If you have been involved with web development recently, you have most likely heard about single-page applications (SPA).  SPAs are typically javascript and run entirely in your browser.  As you interact with the elements on the screen, the application requests any data it needs from APIs and rewrites the current page.  Since the application is not having to request each page from the server, the request times are shorter, and the data transferred is significantly smaller than that of a non-SPA web application. 

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5 Things I Learned at Internet of Things World

May 20, 2016 | by Zach Bodensteiner, Senior Software Engineer | Tags: Internet of Things

Last week Hass, Mark, and myself attended the Internet of Things World Conference in Santa Clara, California. Attendees came from all over the world to learn, share and discuss the Internet of Things (IoT). It was four days jam packed with workshops, keynote speeches, breakout sessions and vendor exhibits. We spent the first day in a workshop discussing both the technology and business behind the Internet of Things. Our next three days were spent selecting and attending various talks about everything IoT. Between sessions we would hit up the showroom floor to visit vendor booths and view live demos. We learned a great deal of information, so I am going to try to impart some of that knowledge by sharing some of the key points from the conference.

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