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Last summer, I worked two months at Arcurve as a standard full-time intern.
It’s not easy to make a career transition, regardless of your age or experience. In my case, it has been a long-winding path to wind up here, but I am happy.
Over the past year, I’ve been learning lots as an Arcurve intern. With the next cohort of interns getting ready to start in May, I wanted to welcome them aboard
Programming is difficult. It's a unique career that has you staring at your computer, alone, for somewhere between eight to infinity hours a day.
Having worked at Arcurve as a software developer intern for almost a year, I can definitively say that I love my line of work.
When we were approached by a group of MBA students from the Ivey Business School at Western University we jumped on board to help with their Field Project.
Did you know? According to Wikipedia, the world’s first hackathon was held in Calgary on June 4th, 1999.
Now, as the cost of using the cloud decreases, we see many organizations focusing on moving their OT data into the cloud.
You may think that I’m describing something like a hockey or volleyball team. In fact, I’m describing my experience as a member of NEO Robotics ....
Operational technologies (OTs) are the technology systems that help your physical assets – your physical processes, devices or infrastructure – run.
Having been at Arcurve now for six months, I am admittedly still trying to figure out what exactly quality code is....
Arcurve is not just a company, it’s a family-oriented, inclusive community where you feel supported and have fun while delivering world-class software products.
Like many things, the CSR project is more than meets the eye. Sure, it’s not what you typically encounter when it comes to software development...
What unites Arcurve and Microsoft is they both have a strong sense of culture and identity...
Last month, Arcurve was proud to sponsor Katy Rutherford to play in the ATB Financial Classic at the Country Hills Golf course here in Calgary.
An exceptionally designed user experience (UX) is more than just aesthetics and can drive a lot more than just oohs and aahs.
Many people shudder at the thought of attending in-person professional networking events (pre-pandemic, of course!). The awkward conversations, the inability to
Back in my freshman year at the University of Calgary, I was looking for opportunities to improve my programming skills.
“I don’t belong here” “I feel like a phony” These are common phrases that you may tell yourself in a room full of professionals.
In a few weeks, I’ll be going back to school as a regular Grade 12 student… with two months of work experience, learning, and connections made
Technology is constantly changing and evolving, every second of every day. With all this change, it can be difficult to keep up.
Since Arcurve started 15 years ago, the founders have made many memories: some better than others. So, I thought it would be a good idea to interview them
Meet Stephanie Duke! Stephanie has been a Business Analyst at Arcurve for nearly two years.
Being a new engineering graduate from the University of Calgary equipped with my shiny new iron ring, I faced the daunting prospect of finding a job to kick off
If you’d have told aspiring world travelling war scribe me 10 years ago that I'd be living in Calgary, working in tech, I'd have told you you were batsh*t crazy
This year's intern-led Community Social Responsibility (CSR) project has had countless ups and downs, but with the hard work and dedication of the 10 interns,
Last month’s Software Development 101: An Introduction to Cloud Native focused on solutions for businesses at the startup stage.
15 years ago, Arcurve began because our founders, Mike, Jay, Michael and Stuart felt there was a better way to deliver software services.
So, you’ve begun your Artificial Intelligence (AI) or Machine Learning (ML) journey and executed a project that demonstrates a valid return on investment (ROI)
It was a particularly cold Calgary evening in February 2019 when a pipe burst one floor above my dad’s downtown office. Within minutes, water came flooding in.
This September will mark the 15th anniversary for Arcurve. I can only think of a few people who’ve been there right from the very beginning. I count myself as o
At the rate technology advances and changes, something that has become a popular method of learning is online tutorials. While these can quickly get someone up
As an incoming intern, I was lucky enough to be part of Arcurve’s community even before my first day of work.
One of my favourite Steve Jobs quotes illustrates why he felt computers were a ‘bicycle for the mind’.
Have you heard the one about how our four founders put their heads together to come up with a name that’s lasted and still describes these values 15 years later
The latest Arcurvian to join the team is sales veteran, go-getter, and long-time Calgarian, Richard Roskey as our Director, Sales.
Are you struggling to get your analytics, artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) efforts off the ground? You’re not alone.
“The addition of Menome and its talented staff helps Arcurve significantly expand the level of data and analytics services that we can offer our clients”
Arcurve's student team are leading a fun social responsibility project!
While we all actively work to social distance during the COVID 19 Pandemic, others actively engage, in a socially responsible manner, to help save lives.
Imagine starting your education with a problem set, with a series of questions, with inquiries and building prototypes to test theories, all while networking...
I attribute this award the amount of autonomy I was given; there’s been no pigeonholing into the stereotypical inconsequential “intern tasks."
Don’t make it personal and bitter. But have it there. :)
We could not be more excited about this year's YYC Tech Gives initiative! A record-breaking year means Calgary's tech community is definitely on the nice list.
To see who has what it takes to compete, we held an Iron Chef (FUBAR-style of course!) competition at the office today. It was as exactly as ridiculous...
Here are a few of the lessons from Chic Geek's Geeky Summit that really stood out...
Consider a use case where you have a data structure that you are persisting to the database as JSON by just serializing your models to a string and storing...
We won the Community Connection Award at Canada's Workforce Choice Awards!
Games such as Minecraft and tic-tac-toe allowed us to explain the concepts in a way that was familiar to and interactive with the students...
No installation required, nothing to uninstall, and I had the work done in less time than it would have taken to download and install SSMS...
What stood out for me in this learning process is the freedom to learn, explore, grow, take risks and stay up to date with the latest technologies...
A heap of good old fashioned country fun AND over $5,711 raised for the Calgary Food Bank!
An estimated 1 in 2 Canadians will develop cancer in their lifetime and cancer accounts for roughly 30% of deaths annually in Canada.
We live our values on the daily to create the type of culture our team can thrive in. Teamwork. Trust. Honest Interactions. Continuous Growth. Passion for...
When Arcurve embarks on a Machine Learning project, we work with the client to understand the data available and the prediction to be made...
I was a little nervous beginning a project that relied entirely on ReactXP. However, I found it to be not that bad, after I got the basics down...
Kubernetes is a hot technology in the DevOps world. It’s an open source container orchestration platform that helps manage distributed, containerized apps...
March 23 is National Puppy Day! Sure, it may seem unrelated to full-service software development, but we’ve always had a soft spot for...
A Complete Guide (to how we celebrate PIE day and the profile of one of our Directors that helps make it all happen!)
Every Arcurvian at Timber Ridge liked tree planting a lot. Finding places to plant trees, was difficult any season...
Dear Arcurve Friends, Colleagues, Clients, Palomino Hosts and Food Bank Representatives - It’s been over a week since we celebrated our 12th annual Pub Night...
Now that Movember is over - here is a reflection from Josh about the Mustache-iest month of the year.
Creating a ReactXP Extension that has a different implementation for Android, iOS, and Web.
At Arcurve, we believe Calgary has some of the best tech talent in all of North America, that's why shopping local makes all the sense in the world.
I had a long chain of observables combined using switchMap, with a finally() method at the end. My finally() method was not being executed when I expected...
Technology is everywhere. EvolveU has positioned itself as a catalyst in adapting to the changing landscape in Calgary's technology recruitment pipeline.
A regression recently appeared in a legacy codebase we’re maintaining: empty values were being saved to the database, which was causing downstream problems.
Hear about the day-in-a-life of an Arcurvian Intern from Cody who studies at the University of Lethbridge; this is his Confessions of an Arcurve Intern.