Pramesh got graduated
Pramesh joined us early 2016 and has worked with us as an intern for 6 months last year. He had to go back to the university to complete his bachelor of science degree in Information Technology. He joined us full time after another 6 months at the university, and got graduated in October 2016 from the university of Moratuwa. We are so proud to have him in the team and now he is responsible in handling one of our major client.
We always welcome internships from various universities. And this year we've got Sanduni, from the university of Sabaragamuwa working with us as an intern designer / front end developer.
Marking our name in open source
In the past we've shared code, modules with the SilverStripe community. But we never had actual time in managing or supporting them. This time we made a breakthrough with identifying the responsibilities of managing an open source module. Amazingly the first module we published, a Markdown Editor for SilverStripe got featured in the SilverStripe blog as the module of the month.
Following that we contributed to a lot of other modules with some amazing help from our client TimeZoneOne. These modules includes
To mark the end of the year we published another new module which enables SEO data editing much easier.
Its not news anymore, that SilverStripe 4 has been released. We believe that SilverStripe is a game changer in many areas. Its been one of those things we've been waiting for long. A much faster, well engineered framework which utilizes the power of the latest web development trends like ReactJS, GraphQL, Bootstrap.
Whats next for 2018
With all these and many other things took place in 2017, we are looking forward for an amazing year ahead. We've made new partnerships with web agencies and more focused in developing booking systems for tour operators. Our goal is to produce a ReactJS based single page booking application to place bookings and manage passes. We are looking forward to harness the power of GraphQL and SilverStripe 4 in achieving this.
Open source attracts more focus as well and we will be continuously supporting the community with our contributions and we've got a few more modules we believe that will be very useful.
Also like I mentioned above we are very excited in moving on to our brand new office space, in the first quarter of 2018.
With all these we close 2017 with a high note, and thanks for all our amazing clients for being with us. Also making this an opportunity to wish you all a very merry Christmas and a winning new year.