As a consultant, Arcane Strategies aims to work with each of our clients’ budgets and service needs. We’ve listed, below, several client case studies, spanning across our services from digital consulting to logo design or web development. While we love operations and systems administration, we are experts in web development. As such, you’ll find many of our contracts include designing and developing web presences. These cases represent a portion of diverse organizations, to give you a feel for the services we offer and the clients we work with. Each case study will present a client’s goal or dilemma and how we achieved it. We also hope that these insights give you a better idea of how we can assist you in your goals. We would also like to thank our clients for allowing us to share these stories with you.
Winklevoss Technologies http://www.winklevoss.com/ is a systems administration client. The company is a leading software provider for retirement plan financing and forecasting. After contracting a service for their website rebuild on WordPress, several programming flaws remained. Winklevoss came to Arcane to assist in debugging as well as building and maintaining their hosting environment. The project requires stability and security considerations, given their high profile name but while cost effective for a non-business-critical presence.
In addition to website development, Arcane Strategies also offers Systems Administration for Azure and AWS platforms. The Winklevoss site runs on Ubuntu with the latest stack services, to support WordPress in an optimal environment. Arcane has also assisted in custom configured user group access, monitoring tools, and code recommendations. Their flagship product, ProVal, is the market leader in North America, boasting users in 30 countries from within 250+ client accounts.Visit Site
Cornerstone Information Technologies http://www.cornerstone.it/ is a leader in IT solutions, headquartered in New York City with offices in Philadelphia, Washington, D.C. and Los Angeles. With a unique organically grown business, Arcane's task is to contribute to increasing public exposure. As industry veterans, founders Tom and Jim Moreo have all the connections to build and retain business in NYC. Expanding outside of NYC, however, requires organic search results and a professional web presence. Arcane Strategies assisted through design, development, hosting, and support for their new website, alongside Cornerstone's marketing team.
Originally a static site, three phases of redesign has it presently running on WordPress with aesthetics to match 2017 standards. The site is responsive and considers optimization best practices in its templates. The site also boasts several animation features and news feeds. Today, Cornerstone and Arcane Strategies work collaboratively to help promote the brand's online presence. Arcane also continues to provide SysOps support for Cornerstone's web servers.
Cornerstone presently employs more than 3 dozen employees and operates out of New York, Washington DC, and Los Angeles, and Philadelphia. Cornerstone also has an internal marketing team dedicated to their web presence. We're very happy to be working with Cornerstone and are looking forward to the future.Visit Site
Timeline osCommerce eComm and Design Tool Development: 7 months
Prisma Banners, a printing company website https://prismabanners.com/, is one of Arcane's first website design and development projects. A startup competing in the print industry against giants like Vistaprint, Prisma Banners needs a sophisticated eCommerce platform. The printing company website has a complex customization and design interface for its visitors. This feature is key to its success and a challenge for development. Another challenge was that Prisma Banners also set meticulous website design standards for Arcane to complete.
Arcane Strategies stepped in as a consultant and manager of outsourced development resources, to reach a launch goal within 3 weeks of ETA, at a fraction of the cost of a US-based development team. Following engagement, Prisma Banners experienced a disastrous server failure with an India-based vendor and called upon Arcane to assist in recovery. After successfully re-deploying the last known backup, Prisma Banners went on to conduct business for several years, through acquisition.Visit Site