Foundation Medicine (NASDAQ: FMI) is a molecular information company focused on fundamentally changing the way patients with cancer are treated. Their proprietary molecular information platform generates actionable genomic information about a patient’s individual cancer, enabling physicians to optimize treatments in clinical practice and enabling biopharmaceutical companies to develop targeted oncology therapies more effectively. The Company’s first clinical product, FoundationOne™, is the first commercially available comprehensive molecular information product designed for use in the routine care of patients with cancer.
Due to rapid growth, Foundation Medicine needed to augment its .NET engineering staff to develop and support core applications, cost effectively. Finding themselves short in time and resources, they needed other options to resolve the issue.
Unosquare proposed a staff augmentation model that enabled Foundation Medicine to rapidly scale-up Sr. .NET engineers in less time while mitigating costs.
Foundation Medicine hit the ground running with 3 Sr. NET Developers and easily scaled the team to 17 who successfully support all their development initiatives today.
Is a global pharmaceutical company focused on advancing the treatment of critical care patients through the delivery of innovative and cost-effective medicines to the worldwide hospital and physician marketplace.
The Medicine’s Company needed to de-identify the data so they could analyze cardiovascular practice information in any particular hospital. Their solution needed a secure application because HIPAA compliance dictates that hospitals cannot informally disclose patient information to any third parties.
Unosquare developed a visual ETL tool that de-identifies patient encounter data that validates and normalizes it for later analysis.
The Medicines Company successfully implemented the solution into of a number of hospitals and continues to expand its implementations across the industry.
Gol Marketing, headquartered in Mexico, is a global sports marketing firm specializing in soccer.
Business Units include soccer marketing (consulting, sponsorships and events) and team and player analytics (development of innovative software for clubs, players and fans).
The acquisition and usage of high end video editors are expensive and cumbersome with a steep learning curve and inconsistent output. The challenge was to create consistent videos that effectively captured both video and player data.
Unosquare helped Gol Marketing to create an application that drives their core business. The project is used by a few dozen editors who categorize plays in all games for teams to identify valuable players. The system keeps a database of statistics for all players of both the MLS and the Mexican Premier Soccer League.
All statistics are backed by corresponding videos so coaches and players can review them and assess opponents and their player lineups. The application features a composition engine that supports dimensional and motion screening for graphical elements, audio mixing and normalization, including fading effects.
Vesta Corporation is an innovator and worldwide leader in client-branded electronic payment solutions. Vesta has processed hundreds of millions of secure payments for goods and services through a variety of channels, including the Internet, mobile phones, retail point of sale, and industry-leading mobile commerce applications.
Vesta needed to quickly build a front end java engineering team - cost effectively. The team would be responsible for rapidly building an ongoing set of websites properties for numerous Vesta customers.
Unosquare provided fully bilingual engineering talent for the ongoing development and support of Vesta applications like PaySafe and prepaid.com.
Today, Vesta counts on Unosquare Engineering talent to design, build, test, and support most of its proprietary, customer facing, website properties.
Columbia Sportswear Company is a leading innovator in the global marketplace for outdoor apparel, footwear, accessories and equipment.
Because of an outdated software system, Columbia was not able to effectively audit their supply chain vendors around the world because tools were outdated, inefficient, and not scalable. They needed auditors and vendors to log onto one application, on multiple devices, in order to catalog corrective action plans and execute standard and ad hoc reporting at the executive level.
From the ground up, Unosquare built an enterprise application that tracks corporate social responsibility compliance within third party suppliers around the world.
The application enables Columbia Sportswear to centralize and control third party vendor compliance more efficiently while providing state of the art reporting functionality, thus further mitigating potential risks.
MedAssets is headquartered in Alpharetta, Georgia, and was incorporated in 1999. They’re a financial and performance improvement-company providing technology-enabled products and services (“solutions”) that together, help mitigate the increasing financial challenges faced by hospitals, health systems, and other non-acute healthcare providers.
There was no issue, per se. Medassets is Unosquare’s first customer and the leader in the healthcare group purchasing, services, and consulting industry.
Unosquare helps MedAssets augment its application development and support staff with exceptional Sr. Engineers. Unosquare provides everything from developers to testers, across multiple platforms and technology stacks.
The ongoing partnership enables MedAssets to bring its products out to market quickly and more efficiently. Unosquare has helped enhance development teams in Plano, Los Angeles, and St Louis.
ViewDo Labs is a company focused on helping increase the adoption of Yammer while lowering the risks of collaboration. Their main product offers a federated view of what is happening with Enterprise Social Networks in order to better leverage business data and intellectual property.
ViewDo Labs wanted to package an experimental device for network traffic analysis with the purpose of gathering social network usage statistics. The software needed to be multi-platform and have the ability to run on different architectures. The software also had to have the ability to be deployed as a stand-alone service or daemon running on-premises.
Using open-source technologies, Unosquare architected and implemented a service that is configurable from any remote location, has an HTML5 front-end and collects usage statistics within a local network segment.
At the end of the day, ViewDo Labs was able to easily distribute, deploy and update the network analysis tool in a variety of platforms with ease. The tool requires little to no support as everything can be configured and retrieved remotely.
UP is the television entertainment brand promising to always uplift you. UP offers original movies, dramatic and reality series, comedies and specials filled with uplifting stories and characters with character. UP is projected to be in 70 million homes by the end of 2014. UP can be found on most cable systems around the country as well as DirecTV, DISH Network and Verizon FIOS.
UP wanted to do a full redesign of some of their main websites, Most Powerful Voice contest website and Online AD Sales Tool. The wanted to develop these projects in parallel and were under a tight deadline.
After creating and reviewing the full scope of initial requirements with UP, Unosquare provided a team of PHP/Drupal and UX/UI developers to design and build a number of web applications in parallel.
Today, Unosquare continues to increase UP's ROI with the support and maintenance UP's websites/CMS.
Unosquare's open work environment encourages staff to participate in a plethora of stimulating activities such as analog and digital games. Among its staff and executive leadership, the love for gaming and interactive digital design is quite a common passion. Adele was an initiative of Co-Founder and CIO of Unosquare, Mario Di Vece. The initial concept eventually flourished into a full business plan focusing on developing a game that would generate 'Gamer' interest and an entirely new revenue channel for the company.
To develop from product concept to production a multi-platform 2.5D Side-scroller puzzle game targeting ages 13+ down-market segment. It requires to build a team of savvy, passionate Game production designers and developers with the capability of overcoming technical obstacles across all phases of development.
After Adele game production leadership formulated product outline, a team was carefully assembled to engage product roadmap; ranging from top local Digital Art designers to high level 'Unity' Developers. An agile development process was implemented to maximize product development Lifecycle.
Unosquare Creative Services team is on track to launch of Adele: Follow the Signs game across multiple platforms in Early 2015.