Welcome to the OpenShift Developer Spotlight where we get to know the members of the OpenShift community a little better and show off their skills as developers.
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- Name: Justin Imes, David Maurer, Shawn Baker, and Pete Colello
- Twitter: @ejudged
What inspired you to be a developer?
eJudged saw the opportunity to increase productivity and streamline current processes in an industry we are passionate about. Putting our ideas into motion and watching them come to life is what eJudged thrives on.
What programming language did you learn first?
HTML, Classic ASP
Why did you choose OpenShift as your hosting platform?
The ease of creating/deploying new applications and scalability.
What are one or two things you think are missing from OpenShift that would make it better?
Develop an easier method to connect multiple applications within the same account.
Tell us more about your application currently hosted on openshift:
- Name: eJudged
- Available on iTunes
- What does it do? eJudged is a state-of-the-art application that calculates judging results in real-time. Blending the ease of a mobile app with a synchronized paperless system, eJudged has the ability to revolutionize the show judging industry, all while producing valuable vehicle analytics.
- What technologies were used to create your app? Ruby, Ruby on Rails, mySQL
- What motivated you to create this application and what problems does it solve? eJudged provides show event managers with a time-saving practice that increases efficiency while decreasing overhead. This application streamlines the judging process, enhancing the success of show promoters, managers and entrants.