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2018 Blog Post Round Up!

Nov 15, 2018 | by Daniela Williams, Project Manager | Tags: Company Culture

As we head into the holiday season, we’ll be taking a little time off from blogging. But don’t worry, we’ll be back in 2019 with more posts! 


Uniting to Give Back to the Community

Nov 08, 2018 | by Meredith Godar, Software Engineer | Tags: Company Culture

Since 2014, the Philanthropy Committee at ISE has been dedicated to uniting ISE to give back to the community.  Each year the committee plans about one event per quarter focused on different charitable organizations within the community.  We also hold blood drives throughout the year on site at the Coralville office. 


Meet Our Team: Rich Lineback

Nov 01, 2018 | by Daniela Williams, Project Manager | Tags: Meet Our Team

Meet Our Team Q&A series. My name is Daniela Williams, Project Manager at ISE, and I’ll be asking ISE team members questions to help give insight into what makes us tick. 

Today I'm interviewing Rich Lineback, Director of Business Development for our Professional Services division and our most recent addition to the ISE Leadership Team.  In his short time here, he's already been an active force in pursuing new business opportunities while injecting humor along the way.


What’s Wrong with Monoliths?

Oct 25, 2018 | by Samuel Thurston, Software Engineer | Tags: Cloud

Much of the writing I’ve done in this space over the past few years has been geared towards microservices and scalable architectures based on innovations in cloud providers’ technologies.  But sometimes the way that we talk about microservices architectures implies that they are the only good solution and monoliths are bad.  Are they?