Otacode is a one stop shop for all your IT needs - for turnkey solutions or for projects of any size. Architecture design, website, hosting, domains, online shop, databases, service management, etc. Please see below for more comprehensive list of services.
Currently Otacode is allocating all resources to the Datalab project as data warehouse and analytics showcase.
Currently building massive fully automated Finland/EU specific Data Warehouse. Gathering data from all possible open data sources and combining it with scraped data and data from open APIs. Read more about the current datalab initiative here.
Why? Because data analytics is fun! Additional feedback and ideas are most welcome.
Currently running on hybrid cloud utilizing seven servers: backend consisting of 50+ xeon cores and 300+GB of ECC RAM on bare metal, dual HA WAN connections, 30+ repositories, etc. The amount of data is expected to at least double within next year
Distribution of data on the database... just getting started
Following services are available but not limited to
Full stack development
Turning Your ideas to actual working code that You own
Purchase and configuration of domains and also authorized .fi domain reseller
Security best practises
Creating and implementing security policies so that You survive legal and audit requirements
Databases are easy but can get complicated when scope changes and/or grows. Data migration/ETL tasks are provided too
Help on hardware lifecycle management
New, used, purchase, maintenance, orchestration - all your questions deserve an answer
Assistance to pro bono / charity causes
Assistance for free when not over committed
Confidential licensing audits and license optimization in infrastructure
Free datasets to academics
Do you need tens of millions of rows of Internet relateds data? You can get it totally free
Reporting for free? Yes, not everyone needs Azure BI
Cloud service implementations
Everyone is talking about cloud and you head is spinning. Let's choose the best cloud for Your needs and wallet
Guidance on any aspect of web technology
Technical roadmaps are challenging but help is near
Servers, virtualization, operating systems, middleware, databases, coding, reporting, monitoring, APIs, domains, DNS, emails, social media, etc... Getting confused? Turnkey solution coming up
Want your own online shop? Evaluation and implementation that fits Your needs
Want extra set of hands to reverse engineering your proprietary/legacy software's data. No problem
Connecting the dots on any size of project
By default all Open Source is supported. Due to the nature of proprietary software only ones with reasonable free tier is supported. Who in their right mind would use Oracle anyways?
List of mostly used technologies. If technology missing please check.
|Operating systems||All Linux flavours, Windows servers and BSD on special cases|
|Databases||PostgreSQL, MySQL/MariaDB, MongoDB, Elasticsearch, Cassandra, SQL Server, (Oracle licensing only)|
|Web servers||Nginx, Apache and IIS|
|Cloud capacity||AWS, Digital Ocean, Hetzner, Scaleway, UpCloud, Azure, Alibaba Cloud and many more|
|Monitoring / Reporting / SIEM||Zabbix, Icinga/Nagios, ELK stack, Graylog, AWStats, Graphite, PHP monitor and many more|
|Frameworks||Bootstrap, Semantic-UI/Fomantic-UI, etc|
|Misc software||ManageEngine, SnipeIT, WordPress, OpenCart, Magento, OwnCloud, FreeNAS, etc. Just ask if your flavor is not listed|
Some earlier projects
M.Sc.(Eng), building great things since 1994 and loving connecting the dots.
20+ years of experience in programming, operating systems, databases, middleware, server hardware, data centers, virtualization, networks and licencing among other things.