Since we are moving to a new blogging platform (and not moving the posts over) I thought it was a good opportunity to reflect back at some blog posts I’ve written since I started blogging about 7 years ago during the early years of Atalasoft. Even as the author, it’s interesting to read about our progress and my take on it. Please Enjoy!
Venture Funding vs. Bootstrapping
On of my first blog posts about why not to take VC. As you might imagine, I’m pretty happy that we didn’t take on outside investment.
Inception of a Company Name
This is how the name Atalasoft came to be. It goes into more detail than I give when people ask me in-person, and some helpful tips if you’re thinking about a brand name yourself.
New Office – One Week to Go!
We started with a lot of room to grow. Now we completely fill the space! My office window still has a great view of Mt Tom.
From Nothing to Something
Talks about how I started Atalasoft. Whoa, my kids are bigger now.
The AJAX Craze: History of AJAX Imaging at Atalasoft
Yup, we knew zero-footprint imaging was the future back in 2006 and already had a couple years on the competition. Now we can call it the HTML Viewer because people expect rich client apps from HTML.
Starting a Company Outside a Startup Hub
Relates to my experience starting Atalasoft outside of San Francisco, Boston, or New York.
Leveraging Emerging Technology as a Foundation for your Software Startup
Written 5-years ago, but still relevant today.
Financial Stability of a Bootstrapper
More info about how I started Atalasoft and financed it’s growth organically.
9 Concepts High-Tech CEO’s Should Know about Software Development
Turns out I know a thing or two about that. Still relevant.
Atalasoft Inc. – 5 Years Old
Never would have guessed that Atalasoft would be a Kofax Company at 10-years!
The Case for Zero-Footprint Document Viewing
I would say we called that one and more people understand now
A Reflection on Growing Atalasoft in 2010
Title speaks for itself. The growth led to the successful acquisition later in 2010.
The Big Deal – Kofax to Acquire us!
Phew! That took a LOT of work.
HTML and the end of the line for Flash and Silverlight
My prediction on the future of Rich Internet Application development, and why we won by investing heavily in HTML.