Who We Are & What We Do

Long Story, Short…

We’re a small company located in downtown Toronto; we keep our overhead costs low, and we boast competitiveness and exist to ensure our customers see incredible value.

Douglas Information Systems Corporation began in 2010, but as a whole, our personal experience in the software industry spans over 13 years. This experience has given us a broad perspective on how to solve the challenges of organizations using software.

Collectively, we have solved problems for our customers by building enterprise level multi-user applications, web sites, mobile applications, SOA solutions, desktop products, and more. We are currently leveraging our expert technical background to push groundbreaking web, mobile, and desktop solutions to clients.

We cater to small and large businesses and we offer the following:

  • Response and beautiful web application design
  • Distributed desktop application development
  • Mobile application development for Android, iPhone, and Windows Phone
  • Application and system development and architecture
  • Rescuing struggling software projects by providing architectural guidance and development
  • Staff augmentation on existing development projects
  • Software maintenance and customization on brownfield projects

We’re Agile! We’ve experienced the benefits of Agile Continuous Improvement and employ Agile methodologies in our software development.  Don’t worry, we do Agile right!  We’re experienced and have had extensive training and coaching by the best Agile practitioners in the business.

We’re Connected!  We have connections to the top talent in the business.  We learn from the best and pass this on to our customers.  We are able to bring some additional help when we need more high end calibre to finish a project for our customers.  Importantly, we don’t farm out inexperienced people to do our work for us.

Don’t know what you need?  We’ve worked alongside many great organizations where we’ve had the opportunity to work with the business and establish the right technology choices for them.  Maximizing ROI and minimizing total cost of ownership in the long term.  Get in touch with us and we’ll work with you to come up with an approach that you will love.
We’re so proud of our work, that we’ll love the approach too.

Need an Architect?  We do that too.  Collectively we have been the architect lead on major development projects for mobile, web, and distributed enterprise applications.  We work hard to understand the business, the people, and the technology.  We know that TCO and ROI are important to your business, and we’ll work with your team to create and maintain a consistent vision and strategy throughout the project.

Get in touch with us, we’ll gladly walk you through a free consultation

What about the technology?

If you have an understanding of the technologies involved, here are some of our specialties – if this seems foreign, no problem – we’ll work together to nail down the right technology choices.

  • .NET Framework and related technologies with C# and VB.NET
  • .NET client technology including WinForms, Silverlight, WPF, and ASP.NET
  • Service Orientated Architecture, REST, and web service development
  • Rich web client technology for desktop and mobile including JQuery, HTML5, AJAX, and CSS
  • iPhone/iPad application development using Objective C or Monotouch/C#
  • SQL Database technology using SQL Server, Reporting Services, Analysis Services, SQL Lite, mySql, and many other database platforms

Want more details?  Get in touch with us for a free consultation

The Heart of our Company

Dan Douglas, Founder and Lead Consultant

We Have References!

Want references? Check out our Client & Testimonials page, or read some of our latest published articles where we discuss Agile, Software Development, and Architecture.

It’s easy to get in touch with us!