30 Fastest Growing Companies to watch 2018


Seisan Consulting for Smart and Scalable Web, Mobile and GeoSpatial Solutions

Every business is unique, and so are its technology needs. Software technology is one such critical need for businesses to innovate. A software can automate mundane tasks by saving time and manpower. Likewise, the web-based software applications serve a fundamental choice for companies to mark their online presence in the Internet-driven world today. The right selection of software will help businesses grow by leaps and bounds. And also with the right software in place, there will be no room for errors.

Seisan, a software development firm based out of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, is a 1993 founded company. Over two decades old, Seisan is committed to serving businesses with the right software solutions that best fit their needs. Seisan, which initially started as a web development company built secure non-public websites even before the term “web portal” was coined. It quickly evolved to developing browser-based (and eventually smartphone) applications.

Seisan’s aura of support is spread across a wide spectrum of industries and throughout the United States and Europe. The company founded by Charles Durham and Curt Tomlinson takes great pride in partnering with Verizon, Intel, Ernst & Young, Weight Watchers and many big players.

The founders who are the 40 under 40 winners helped shape the company to become the Best Place to Work in Pennsylvania, recurrently in 2017 and 2018. Seisan, the Fastest Growing Company in Pennsylvania (2018), recently made it to the list of Top 20 GIS companies in the United States.

Clients, Solutions, and Employees: The front line

Seisan houses a team of talented developers and designers who assist clients through the crafting and implementation of smart, scalable web, mobile and geospatial applications as it does in delivering them on time and on budget. The team at Seisan always innovates. They host and participate in challenges like hack-a-thons and other tech challenges to develop proof-of-concepts, which considered the other way, are unique solutions that Seisan has to offer.

The well-established company that shares common ground with the best organizations in the world, believes in retaining a start-up culture with a small team of individuals with nuclear talents and an extra-mile attitude. “Our team is everything we need to bring greater value to our clients,” says Charles Durham, the Founder and President.

With customers and their needs at the forefront, the company is committed to serving their clients with reliable solutions that are sophisticated, creative, dynamic and user-friendly. They offer client-specific solutions and not industry-specific procedures. Seisan’s projects utilize the latest and best available tools and technologies for delivering clients with products that are flexible and future-ready. The team’s triumph lies in their client satisfaction and victory achieved through their solutions.

Seisan leverages leading-edge technologies and incorporates agile development methodology to help their clients derive the maximum value from their technology investments. A major part of the Seisan’s success stories includes them launching several large projects that required highly scalable architectures capable of handling thousands of concurrent requests; effectively enhancing software and systems involving different development methodologies and processes.

Whether providing backend data collection services hosted in the cloud, building a complex e-commerce platform, crafting unique web design or updating legacy systems, working with Seisan means your custom software needs will be handled with care.

A ‘tip of the spear’ march to the future

A few years down the lane is all occupied for Seisan. Their commitments to the future, to their clients, are implications of the emerging technologies like IoT, AI, Machine Learning and more. The enthusiastic and curious team at Seisan is busy implementing Machine Learning to develop data engines that are capable of analyzing, processing, and constructing data patterns that aid businesses in decision-making and predicting outcomes.

Seisan’s proficiency in IoT dates back to 2006 when they helped a large organization build a mesh of connected devices via a remote network enabling it to transfer data internally. Seisan, currently, is continually striving to build similar IoT networks with the help of many trending cloud and data technologies available today.

Augmented Reality for Seisan is a seamless integration of technology into the real world. The company plans to add greater depth to their user experience using this technology in their various products. Seisan is also experimenting to recreate a real world in a virtual environment for its clients using Virtual Reality. Seisan has also set its foot in 5G/ EDGE computing by working hand in hand with mobile carriers to test and develop use cases on this exciting new modality.

Charles Durham, The Maker

Charles Durham, the President, and Owner of Seisan Consulting is also the founder of Lancaster UAV. He was also a member of the Make717 Makerspace. He pursued Bachelor of Science degree from Lock Haven University in Pennsylvania. Durham is also the Vice President of the Phi Mu Delta Association. At Seisan, he juggles between various roles, as a CTO when he offers technical advice to his team; a President when he establishes and fosters partnerships with vendors and solution providers; a team-player who guides and advises his team of managers and developers over important technology decisions. ConnectHub sales training platform, backend Dynamic Content Server for Hertz NeverLost devices, Android-based barcode scanner solution for Communications Test Design, Inc., are a few of the various successful solutions offered by Seisan with his support.

"We keep our client’s needs at the forefront of what we do and offer innovative solutions by consulting with them on the ever-changing realm of what is possible."