My name is Rhett Guthrie. Over the last 10 years I built and ran a boutique Dallas-area software consulting company called Bytecrafters. After nearly 15 years of software development and consulting in the DFW metroplex, I decided to return to my home town in Central Texas to live a quiet life with my family and spend more time doing the things I love.
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I am the co-author of the Java 2 Performance and Idiom Guide which was one of the leading books on Java performance techniques in the late 90s.
I am the co-inventor on two software patents,...
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...trying to get a small web site built. I can build it for you from scratch by selecting the right technologies, implementing the entire system from the ground up, guiding you through web hosting provider selection and configuration, working with your designers (and even contributing to the design process), and setting up your system for e-commerce.
...developing an SEO and social media strategy. I can help you identify and integrate with social media solutions like Facebook, Twitter, Digg, StumbleUpon, and reddit. I can apply best practices to ensure your web site gets the best possible search engine listings.
...trying to determine direction. I can recommend a set of technologies to help you get there. I can define and document an information architecture, technical architecture, and security architecture for your application. I can help you prepare a compelling fundraising story by documenting, storyboarding, or prototyping your solution. I can model and diagram your as-is and to-be business processes. I can document your use cases or user stories, and other system requirements.
...trying to augment an existing team. I can play the role of lead or senior programmer. I can help professionalize the project by implementing a thorough automated test suite, automated build process, and continuous integration strategy. I can take over development of the most complex pieces of the application.
...trying to solve performance/scalability/reliability problems....
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